Even if you take great care of your teeth with a regimented at-home oral health routine, plaque and tartar can still collect in areas throughout the mouth. This is why attending twice-yearly professional dental cleanings is critical to maintaining the health of your smile. At Made Ya Smile, our skilled team uses delicate instruments to polish and scale your teeth, giving your mouth a fresh look and feel. During your biannual cleaning appointment, we will also monitor your gums and teeth and assess any issues that could be addressed with improved or modified cleaning habits. We're always happy to give patients of any age recommendations and tips so they can keep their oral health in check all throughout the year. If you or your family are in need of a dental cleaning in a comfortable and professional environment, contact our Pearland, TX office and take charge of your oral wellness.
Dental Cleaning Reviews
"I had my routine check up and cleaning today and I had a great hygienist! She handled my anxiety so well! She talked to me the entire time which made the cleaning go quickly. The only issue I had was the wait time. I was not taken back for my appointment until 30m after my scheduled time. Also, I was left waiting for about 15m afterwards for the dentist to double check everything. Otherwise, I am very happy with Dr. Holmes and his staff!"- G.M. / Google / Apr 25, 2019
"I’ve been coming to Made Ya Smile for a while now and Dr. Holmes is by far the best dentist I’ve ever seen. Jennifer the hygienist is very sweet and she provides a good thorough cleaning. The dental assistant is very friendly and knowledgeable. Front staff are professional and appointments are always available. I don’t ever have to wait long to get back which is a huge plus for them. Overall I highly recommend Made Ya Smile Pearland to my friends and family!"- N.E. / Google / Apr 25, 2019
"As always it's like visiting a friend that happens to be your neighborhood dental care center. Always courteous and interested in fulfilling your dental needs. Regular cleaning appointments every 3 months too long should be once a month. Luv these Gal's and Gents!"- W.M. / Google / Jul 25, 2017
"Mass Ya Smile has helped me so much with my fear of dentist offices! Just today my gums were sensitive and Mandy, the best dental hygienist ever, made sure I was comfortable before the cleaning. I can confidently recommend this office!"- S.P. / Google / Jul 25, 2017
"I was in wonderful hands today for both my cleaning and fillings. Dr. Holmes and his staff is wonderful! Special shout out to Kaitlyn who went above and beyond!"- G.D. / Facebook / Jun 25, 2018
At Made Ya Smile, we endorse the claim by the ADA (American Dental Association) which states that patients should receive a professional dental cleaning at least two times per year. However, patients with pressing oral concerns may benefit from having their teeth cleaned by a professional more often. If you are a new parent, we advise that you bring your baby in for their first visit around their first birthday or six months after their first tooth erupts. It's important for people of all ages to receive regular teeth cleanings because plaque, tartar, and bacteria will collect and worsen over time, causing a host of issues such as gingivitis and tooth decay. Even if you maintain a good oral routine in your day-to-day life, our Pearland, TX office uses tools that clean the teeth more effectively than what brushing and flossing permit. Still, maintaining a consistent dental regimen is very important to keep up the health of your teeth throughout the year in-between visits.
What To Expect
Our team of dental hygienists works diligently to make sure that your teeth cleaning experience at our Pearland, TX office is a comfortable one. We work with each person individually to assess their teeth and gums and provide tips so they can maintain or improve their oral health in-between visits. To perform your cleaning, one of our hygienists will use ultrasonic, handheld instruments to eradicate plaque and calcified tartar that may exist along the gumline. Once these cavity-causing deposits are removed, we will delicately polish your teeth to produce a fresh and clean look. Once your cleaning is complete, a fluoride treatment may be given to help strengthen the teeth and prevent cavities for children, teen, and adult patients alike.
In between dental visits, it's important to keep up a consistent oral routine at home that involves regular brushing and flossing. To maintain your oral health, you should continue to attend your biannual cleanings at our Pearland, TX facility so we can continue to monitor the condition of your teeth and gums. Most patients will be just fine receiving two professional cleanings a year, but people with more severe dental issues (such as gum disease) could benefit from having their teeth professionally scaled and cleaned up to four times a year. We will schedule your next six-month visit before you leave our office to make sure that your cleanings are spaced out appropriately.
Professional dental cleanings are preventive treatments that are often covered in full by insurance. If you do not have insurance, our team will be more than happy to provide you with useful information about our in-house financing plans. We can also tell you more about third-party medical financing we accept, such as CareCredit®. If you have a question about the insurance providers we accept, don't hesitate to contact our Pearland, TX office.
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If you want to have a healthy smile for years to come, the first step is to receive bi-annual cleanings from a dental professional. During your twice-yearly check-up, a member of our team will use advanced instruments to scale and polish your teeth with a precision that only comes from having years of experience. At Made Ya Smile, we welcome patients of all ages and concerns. To maintain optimal oral health, contact our office and schedule your dental cleaning.