Dental cleaning and prevention, also known as preventive dental care or preventive dentistry, is the act of properly caring for your teeth in order to maintain a good oral health and prevent dental problems and dental diseases, such as enamel wear, gum disease, cavities, etc.
Dental cleaning and prevention come in various forms, these include daily brushing and flossing, dental cleaning, and regular dental checkups by dentists and dental hygienists. For you to maintain optimum oral health, the American Dental Association (ADA) recommends that you visit the dentists and dental hygienists at a regular interval set by the dentist. Doing this will ensure that your teeth are clean, white, and strong. Also, little children must be taught proper oral hygiene to prevent tooth decay at an early age.