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Dental Hygiene

Dental polish

04/03/2008

Question:

What does dental polish do?

Answer:

Dental polishing with prophy pastes helps to remove soft plaque and light stain from the outside of the tooth.

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Response by:

Wendy  J Moore, RDH, EFDA, BS, MS Wendy J Moore, RDH, EFDA, BS, MS
Clinical Associate Professor of Dental Hygiene
College of Dentistry
The Ohio State University