Is bad breath a problem that's haunting you or your loved ones? Well, with lifestyle changes and extra care you should be able to manage your bad breath naturally. If bad breath persists in spite of daily brushing and flossing, then it's better to consult your dentist. You can count on Saddleback Dental Centre for teeth cleaning and care. Edmonton’s friendly dentist is just a phone call away! Schedule your appointment today.
What is the cause for bad breath?
Bad breath, which is medically known as halitosis can result from poor dental hygiene and can also be a sign of other medical conditions. Bad breath will hide in deep crevices on your tongue and periodontal pockets. There’s nothing to be embarrassed about bad breath as every one of us had dealt with the situation on multiple occasions. However, if you're experiencing constant bad breath, then you may need some medical help. Those who're suffering from chronic bad breath would be relieved to know that effective treatment is available at Saddleback Dental Centre.
Examinations and Cleanings
Dental cleanings will help you get rid of food particles. Our dentists will scrape your tongue and clean it with anti-bacterial gel to neutralize the odorous bacteria. We’ll remove hardened plaque and tartar that’s accumulated below your gum line. The frequent dental visits will help in reducing your risk of gum disease and tooth decay.
Although a dental visit is a must for critical dental conditions, there are a few things that can be done at home, such as:
Prevention is always better than cure. So, the best way to protect your oral health is through preventative dentistry. Fluoride treatment can play a major role in strengthening your teeth against decay and can reduce the risk of tooth decay. Dental sealants can be used to fill in the pockets of your molars, and it’s useful for children as well. We offer personalized services to meet your needs. Call us to schedule your appointment.