Why to see a Dental hygienist ?


If you you love the sensation of a dentist’s clean, you should visit a Dental hygienist on a regular basis. A treatment with Dental hygienist can really improve the look of your smile while also reducing your risk of dental diseases. Your teeth will feel lovely smooth and gloss.

Our Dentist may recommend dental hygiene sessions if you have gum disease, a high risk of developing gum disease or if you have staining caused by coffee, tea or smoking. You can also book hygiene sessions to keep your teeth healthy and strong and to prevent bad breath.

What do dental hygienists do?

Dental hygienists are experts in oral hygiene. They use a range of cleaning treatments and techniques to remove plaque, tartar and harmful bacteria from your teeth.They can provide advice about diet and nutrition, how to give up smoking and how to  brush and floss your teeth. Dental hygienists can also give advice on fluoride and apply fluoride varnishes to help re-mineralise  early signs of tooth decay.Dental hygienist  can help you to prevent and treat bad breath (halitosis).

What are the benefits of seeing a dental hygienist?

Seeing a dental hygienist is beneficial for the aesthetic of your smile as well as your oral health. Regular cleaning treatments delivered by hygienists are much more effective and powerful than brushing at home. After dental hygiene treatment your mouth feel fresh and clean and your teeth feel smooth and gloss. Hygienist play an important role in educating patients how periodontal disease can affect their health, for example heart disease.


At Guildford Dental Practice our Dental hygienist can help you to have a healthy and clean mouth so call us on 01483 573907 to book a dental hygiene appointment with Bo


Before and after dental hygiene treatment