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Dental hygiene is the essential principle of oral health. However, to meet all required conditions, You need to find professionals You unconditionally trust, who will share their knowledge about proper dental care at home to prevent teeth wear issues and dental diseases.

At DENTARIUM, Dr. Petrosyan dental clinic we will provide the best and the most advanced dental hygiene services in Riga.

Despite regular brushing twice a day, not many people can boast of perfect oral hygiene. It is related to a lack of adequate hygiene skills, i.e. not so many people brushing teeth correctly. In addition, poor oral hygiene, malnutrition, existing caries or signs of it and other factors heavily reduce the quality of oral hygiene. This is why regular professional oral hygiene is so important. It not only improves oral health but also helps to identify dental tissue disease at the early stages and to prevent complications associated with the course of these diseases.
Despite regular brushing twice a day, not many people can boast of perfect oral hygiene. It is related to a lack of adequate hygiene skills, i.e. not so many people brushing teeth correctly. In addition, poor oral hygiene, malnutrition, existing caries or signs of it and other factors heavily reduce the quality of oral hygiene. This is why regular professional oral hygiene is so important. It not only improves oral health but also helps to identify dental tissue disease at the early stages and to prevent complications associated with the course of these diseases.

It is a set of measures taken by a dentist or dental hygienist to prevent the development of caries and periodontal disease. This includes removal of plaque using ultrasonic or sandblasting (Air Flow devices and polishing of teeth using special polishing pastes. After dental hygiene, remineralizing therapy can be performed: applying of fluoride-containing gels or varnishes to strengthen the tooth enamel. The following are also performed: diagnosis and treatment of dental and bone pockets and definition of CPITN index and hygiene index (Hi). When necessary, dietary adjustments and consultation are provided. Today’s professional hygiene with use of the latest tools and technologies, is the prevention of caries, periodontitis and other oral diseases.
A professional oral hygiene procedure is recommended twice per year.

Regular fluoridation   /   Deep fluoridation
Regular fluoridation / Deep fluoridation

In addition, in our clinic it is possible to make deep fluoridation. This method helps to protect your teeth from premature tooth damage. Indications: If you have hypersensitivity, caries in the white spot, braces that make it difficult to clean your teeth or you want to significantly reduce the risk of caries and strengthen the tooth enamel. During the procedure you will get tooth sensitivity reduction, prevention of initial caries, protection of tooth enamel around the braces and prevention of caries. Deep fluoridation lasts for 1 year, after which the procedure can be repeated.

ADVANTAGES OF VISITING A DENTAL HYGIENIST AT DENTARIUM DENTAL CLINIC

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There is much more than just one reason to visit a dental hygienist at DENTARIUM dental clinic in Riga. For your convenience we have made a structured list of reasons why you should visit a dental hygienist.

  • Oral health check, incl. dental tissue / enamel assessment,
  • Healthy gums,
  • Caries prevention,
  • Bad breath causes are eliminated,
  • Outstanding opportunity to acquire basic knowledge about effective dental hygiene care and nutritional advice,
  • Individual dental care plan development,
  • During the dental hygiene procedure, patients receive answers to interesting questions about teeth whitening, i.e., whether the patient can perform whitening and what type of whitening would be the most suitable,
  • Invest in Your future health.

DENTAL HYGIENISTS

  • Iluta Yansone

    Iluta Yansone

    Dental Hygienist

    Certified dental hygienist Iluta graduated Riga Stradinа University in 2017. Prior to that, she received a nurse specialty at Riga 1st Medical College and worked in DENTARIUM clinic as a dental assistant for many years. Iluta constantly attends medical courses raising her qualification, is interested in all the latest news in a field of dental hygiene and is a clear proponent of a healthy lifestyle. Iluta should always treat the patients how to properly care for the cavity. Very bright, cheerful and positive person.
  • Ilze Rubule

    Ilze Rubule

    Dental Hygienist

    Certified dental hygienist Ilze graduated Riga 1st Medical College as a dental assistant and got priceless experience working as a dental assistant for more than 10 years. Ilze continued her professional studies ann in Y2013 got a dental hygienist diploma of Riga Stradinа Institute. In the same year she entered Latvian Dental Hygienists Association and in 2015 took a member of board position. She actively promotes and organizes professional studying programs for dental hygienists. Ilze is constantly improving and supplementing her knowledge base attending and organizing various courses, seminars, trade shows.
  • Ilze Rubule

  • Ilze Rubule

  • Ilze Rubule

  • Ilze Rubule

  • Ilze Rubule

  • Ilze Rubule

  • Ilze Rubule

  • Ilze Rubule

  • Ilze Rubule

  • Ilze Rubule

  • Ilze Rubule

FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions about dental hygiene at the dental clinic DENTARIUM

  • A professional dental hygienist should be visited twice per year. But each patient may have an individual plan – the main and the most important issue is the condition of your oral cavity. Dental hygiene depends on our habits and lifestyle. That is why it is best to agree with your hygienist about your individual attendance plan.

  • How painful a dental hygiene procedure is, depends on the condition of the dental cavity, on the patient’s individual indications like pain threshold, the amount of plaque and tartar, as well as on the condition of the gums and their sensitivity.

  • The procedure takes about 1.5 hours, but of course it depends on the condition of the patient’s oral cavity and teeth.

  • You can eat and drink 30 minutes after the end of the procedure, but it is better to refrain from products containing coloured pigments like red wine, coffee, tea and red lipstick for one day.

  • The teeth can become noticeably lighter, by several shades, if pigment has accumulated on the teeth. During the session, the specialist will remove pigment and tartar from the teeth. But please be aware your teeth will not turn surprisingly white just after the hygiene procedure. If you want to get a dazzling white smile, then you need to apply professional whitening procedure. Before doing that, we highly recommend You to get personal advice from a doctor or hygienist.

  • The standard price for an adult is from 90 EUR, but the result is really worth of it. This procedure includes hygiene instruction, motivation, plaque and pigment removal, tartar removal above and below the gums. Fluoride application if necessary. Selection of hygiene products and development of an individual care plan for effective dental care at home.

Dental clinic DENTARIUM will help to make your smile perfect even in complex situations, using for this latest modern technologies and doctors experience accumulated over the years.

3 Nitaures street, Riga, LV-1013, Latvia
+371 20252505 info@dentarium.lv

Monday – Friday
Saturday
Sunday

10:00 – 19:00
10:00 – 15:00
Closed

Dental clinic DENTARIUM will help to make your smile perfect even in complex situations, using for this latest modern technologies and doctors experience accumulated over the years.

3 Nitaures street, Riga, LV-1013, Latvia
+371 20252505 info@dentarium.lv

Monday – Friday
10:00 – 19:00

Saturday
10:00 – 15:00

Sunday
Closed