Many people neglect the importance of cleaning teeth at a dentist's office. Cleaning the teeth in the clinic is important to remove the bacteria, plaque and tartar accumulated on the teeth and usually the rate at which these elements accumulate varies from person to person based on several things:
These elements should be removed at the dental clinic because their accumulation leads to gum decay and subsequent formation of cavities. In addition, this neglect can allow food waste to accumulate at these sites, which leads to gingivitis and bloody gums when brushing teeth at home. This may also cause foul mouth odor.