Scaling is removing the plaque or starter above and below the gum line,whereas deep cleaning includes scaling and root planning.
Deep cleaning is a cleaning of teeth and the roots of the teeth from harmful bacteria and toxins. It is done after the clearing of superficial deposits in scaling.
After a sitting of scaling one might have sensitivity for a few days.
- Brush twice day for 2 to 3 minutes.
- Quit smoking
- Regular dental checkup after 6months.
Foods rich in vitamin C like orange,kiwi ,lemon ,guava and vegetables like broccoli, bell peppers are good for gums.