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Full Mouth Debridement

Preventive Dentistry

Sometimes, despite your best efforts, you may experience excessive plaque and calculus around your teeth, especially when you have had a longer time between cleanings. This build-up may be enough to prevent the dentist from performing a comprehensive oral examination. In this case, a routine cleaning may not be enough. A full mouth debridement typically consists of two visits. In the first, manual and ultrasonic tools are used to remove the larger deposits from your teeth. In the second, we use a fine scaling to painstakingly remove all the plaque and calculus. We may use a topical anesthetic to make you more comfortable during this extended procedure. Again, this is a non-surgical treatment which helps immeasurably in restoring your oral health and allowing the dentist to fully examine your dental and gum health.

118 Maplewood Avenue, The Captain Moses House, Suite B-7, Portsmouth, NH 03801

Dr. Barry F. McArdle, D.M.D. 

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Phone: 603-430-1010

Hours: M - W: 8:30 - 5:00 Th: 7:30 - 4:00

Your Portsmouth dentist on the seacoast of NH.