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A 35-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me how many times a year must you go for deep cleaning if you have moderate gum disease?

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Dr. Fernando Juliao
Dentistry 30 years experience
Depends: It depends on how your gums have responded to the first round of "scaling and root planing'.. Maintanence cleanings are usually every3-4 months

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A 49-year-old member asked:

How many times do I need deep cleaning before my gum disease goes away?

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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 40 years experience
Hard to tell: The best person to answer this question is the dentist who is treating you. It depends on how advanced your problem is.

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Last updated Dec 5, 2013

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