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Dental Hygiene at
Dental Health Care Associates

Preventative Care Appointments on Collins Street

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The role of your DHCA Dental Hygienist is to provide you with complete oral health care, soft tissue assessments, hygiene tips for brushing and for flossing, also included is diet advice.

Our highly trained accomplished dental hygienists are valued members of our team, they play a vital role in your oral health care.

Your DHCA Dental Hygienist will advise and assist you in achieving and maintaining optimal oral health. Our Hygienists have extensive knowledge in oral health care, including treatment and prevention of gingivitis and (periodontitis) gum disease, the leading cause of adult tooth loss. Your Hygienist is here to keep your teeth and gums healthy.

Organising a regular appointment schedule with your Dental Hygienist is easy. It’s part of our preventative care system. Your Dental Hygienist will perform regular, thorough oral examinations whilst keeping your oral hygiene in-check. Poor dental health can impact on your overall health and wellbeing, so it’s incredibly important to schedule bi-annual visits to see your DHCA Dentist and to see your Dental Hygienist.

At your Dental Hygiene appointment…

Through a procedure called root planing and scaling, our hygienists remove the build-up of soft and hard deposits such as calculus (tartar) from your teeth and below your gum-line, they can advise you on how to practice good oral hygiene, and provide other preventive dental care treatments for you and your children.

A thorough examination on your teeth and gums is performed to check for the presence of diseases or other abnormalities such as lesions, which could indicate mouth cancer. They take radiographs; apply cavity-preventive agents such as fluorides and pit and fissure sealants in addition to working in conjunction with our dentists during many treatment procedures.

Our Dental Hygienists are highly-trained experts within their field, they can also advise you on topics such as dental hygiene and diet, what toothbrush you should be using, how you can help your children establish good dental routines, and any other related matter you wish to discuss.

Discover the Difference

Keep on top of your oral health by attending regular, bi-annual check-up and clean appointments. Schedule yours today by contacting us on 03 9650 2909.

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Dental Check Ups Collins Street, Melbourne CBD VIC | 03 9650 2909