Scheduling and attending regular cleanings is important for your dental health for two reasons:  because your dentist or dental hygienist has been professionally trained to clean and take care of your teeth in a way that you cannot do on your own within the walls of your home, and also because these exams give your dentist a change to examine and evaluate your dental health in a proactive way that will help prevent any serious problems.

Attending regular cleanings is important because it will help you avoid unnecessary dental problems..