all you need to know about a dental deep clean

All You Need to Know About a Dental Deep Clean

Many people do not enjoy going to the dentist, however, it is well worth going for a deep clean:

– Removing plaque and tartar reduces the chances of tooth decay, painful infections, and root canal surgery.

– Preventing inflammation and gum disease reduces the risk of developing chronic conditions such as diabetes and cancer.

– A preventative deep clean can prevent gum disease leading to loose teeth.

“Your dentist plays a crucial role in keeping your smile healthy and disease-free—and who doesn’t want that?”

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Matthew Houlton BDS(Sheffield) MFGDP(UK)

I’m Matthew Houlton, principal dentist and practice owner of Manor House Dental Practice.

Qualified from Sheffield dental hospital in 1993.

Post graduate training with Paul Tipton (Specialist Prosthodontist) from 2005-2007.

Diploma for Membership of the Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK) 2007.

Special interest in Orthodontics.

Yorkshire Deanary Fixed Appliance Training Scheme 2002-2004.

I have worked at York Hospital’s orthodontic department one session a week since 2009.

Member of the British Society of Occlusal Studies (the study of temporomandibular disorder).

I have two children, who keep me busy when I am not at the practice. I take a keen interest in and teach Aikido, a martial art, to keep a healthy mind and body.