Dental technology is always evolving to better suit patients’ needs and improve where possible. EMS Airflow is an excellent example of a recent advancement in dental technology used for even more effective teeth cleaning. Here’s everything you should know about EMS Airflow and how it helps your oral health.
So What Is Airflow Treatment?
Airflow Treatment refers to an innovative method of mechanical teeth cleaning using a device called EMS Airflow. This handheld device projects a controlled, high-pressure stream of air, warm water, and fine, sweet powder onto the tooth and in hard-to-reach areas in order to remove food particles, plaque, and stains.
This method cleans teeth faster, more comfortably, and more efficiently than traditional manual teeth cleaning processes used by dentists.
Gentler Than Traditional Teeth Cleaning
EMS Airflow is pain-free and overall more comfortable and gentle than manual teeth cleaning (scale and clean) processes which use stainless steel teeth cleaning probes. It also uses
This makes it ideal for:
- Patients with sensitive teeth
- Nervous or anxious patients
The Benefits Of Airflow
Some of the many benefits of EMS Airflow include the following:
- Removes heavier build-up of plaque faster and more effectively than a scale and clean
- More comfortable – ideal for kids and patients with sensitive teeth
- Can better remove tooth stains
- Reaches periodontal pockets to eliminate bacteria that can cause significant problems
- Prevents cavities, gingivitis, and gum disease (periodontitis)
- Minimally invasive procedure
- Excellent results in one appointment
- Safe for use on veneers, crowns, bridges, and implants.
- Complements whitening procedures by removing build-up that could hinder bleaching
Image Caption: The EMS Airflow releases a controlled stream of air, warm water and fine, powder onto the tooth for cleaning.
Book A Teeth Cleaning Appointment At Our Dentists in Croydon
If it’s been 6+ months since you last visited the Croydon dentist, you are due for a check-up and clean! Our friendly dentists in Croydon at The Fine Tooth Company are passionate about providing high-quality dental care using the latest in dental techniques. Book an appointment online for a General Examination (dental check-up and clean) today or contact us if you have any queries.