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How painful is a deep scaling, I need to have it done on 3 small teeth?
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In brief: Use local anesthetic
We always use local anesthetic (novocaine) and it is not painful at all.

In brief: Use local anesthetic
We always use local anesthetic (novocaine) and it is not painful at all.
Dr. David Schneider
Dr. David Schneider
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Dr. Philip T. Reynolds
General Practice
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Should be painless.
Most dentists use anesthietic to numb the area before deep cleaning, therefore the procedure should be painless.
If done early and if appropriatley scheduled checkup appointments are kept, then more advanced procedures for repair of periodontal disease damage can be avoided, and hence avoidance of greater pain. Win win.

In brief: Should be painless.
Most dentists use anesthietic to numb the area before deep cleaning, therefore the procedure should be painless.
If done early and if appropriatley scheduled checkup appointments are kept, then more advanced procedures for repair of periodontal disease damage can be avoided, and hence avoidance of greater pain. Win win.
Dr. Philip T. Reynolds
Dr. Philip T. Reynolds
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Ortho phosphoricacid
Use super phosphozyme $15 by biotic research.
Use few drops in your mouth after few min rinse - the scales will disintegrate and fall off. After this brush teeth with baking soda to remove acid from teeth prevents dental scaling visit. If you want to prevent scales forming use magnetized water - by using imrs mat with 70mt for 8 min and drink this water scales will not be able to form.

In brief: Ortho phosphoricacid
Use super phosphozyme $15 by biotic research.
Use few drops in your mouth after few min rinse - the scales will disintegrate and fall off. After this brush teeth with baking soda to remove acid from teeth prevents dental scaling visit. If you want to prevent scales forming use magnetized water - by using imrs mat with 70mt for 8 min and drink this water scales will not be able to form.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
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Dr. Dell Goodrick
Dentistry
In brief: Comfortable
Scaling and root planing is not uncomfortable with the use of anesthetic.
You may hear horror stories about deep cleaning being painful. However, that is usually osseous surgery, done for more advanced perio disease that hasn't been treated. By having deep cleanings done sooner than later, it will be easier and then future, more frequent dental visits will keep disease from progressing.

In brief: Comfortable
Scaling and root planing is not uncomfortable with the use of anesthetic.
You may hear horror stories about deep cleaning being painful. However, that is usually osseous surgery, done for more advanced perio disease that hasn't been treated. By having deep cleanings done sooner than later, it will be easier and then future, more frequent dental visits will keep disease from progressing.
Dr. Dell Goodrick
Dr. Dell Goodrick
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