Scaling and Planing Teeth

One of the most important procedures you’ll have done here at Sean P Avera DDS Inc. in Auburn, California is getting your teeth scaled and planed. If you haven’t heard of these terms before, don’t worry - you’re not the only one. Scaling and planing are technical terms we use to refer to removing excess plaque from your teeth, and... read more »

What Is Scaling & Root Planing?

Do I Need a Deep Cleaning? Scaling and root planing, which is also called deep cleaning, may be suggested to those who have gum disease. This procedure helps treat gum disease, which is also known as periodontal disease. Healthy gums fit snugly around the teeth, but those with periodontal disease have gums that are separating from the teeth. When you... read more »