HOW WE CAN HELP
It is recommended that prophylaxis be performed every 6 months as a preventive measure to promote good oral health. However, it is usually recommended that periodontitist sufferers have periodontal maintenance cleanings every 3-4 months. It should be noted that periodontal disease (gum disease) cannot be completely reversed but periodontal maintenance is one of the tools used to effectively halt its progression. Please see the Periodontal Services section for more information on this topic.