Soft Tissue Therapy, Periodontal Scaling

David P. Violette, D.D.S., P.C. offers the following soft tissue therapy programs, aimed at teaching proper brushing, flossing, & gum care.

Soft Tissue Therapy Program 1 With Oral B

Therapy Session #1:

  • Disclose with flossing instruction
  • Dispense & demo Oral B with home therapy instructions
  • Full mouth therapeutic scaling

Therapy Session #2: Re-evaluation (scheduled 4-6 weeks after session #1)

  • Review home therapy instructions - disclose, floss, & Oral B
  • PSR probing
  • Site specific treatment where indicated
  • Polish using Proclude where indicated
  • Maintenance Phase: Determine re-care interval, other

Soft Tissue Therapy Program 2 With Oral B Or Rota-Dent

Therapy Session #1:

  • Disclose with flossing instruction
  • Dispense & demo Oral B (or Rota-Dent) with home therapy instructions
  • Dispense & demo chlorhexidine for at-home use
  • Periodontal scaling (upper right quadrant)
  • Periodontal scaling (lower right quadrant)
  • Irrigation with anti-microbial & desensitizing medicaments

Therapy Session #2: (scheduled 1 week after session #1)

  • Review home therapy instructions – disclose, floss, & Oral B (or Rota-Dent)
  • Periodontal scaling (lower left quadrant)
  • Periodontal scaling (upper left quadrant)
  • Irrigation with anti-microbial & desensitizing medicaments

Therapy Session #3: Re-evaluation (scheduled 4-6 weeks after session #2)

  • Comprehensive perio exam for comparison with initial evaluation
  • Review home care instructions (if needed, including discl. solution, floss, & Oral B or Rota-Dent)
  • Site-specific treatment where indicated
  • Polish using Proclude where indicated
  • Irrigation with anti-microbial (site specific if needed) and/or desensitizing medicaments
  • Dispense NaF gel
  • Maintenance Phase: Discontinue chlorhexidine at home, use NaF gel as instructed, determine re-care interval, other

Soft Tissue Therapy Program 3 With Oral B Or Rota-Dent

Therapy Session #1:

  • Disclose with flossing instruction
  • Dispense & demo Oral B (or Rota-Dent) with home therapy instructions
  • Dispense & demo chlorhexidine for at-home use
  • Periodontal scaling (upper right quadrant)
  • Irrigation with anti-microbial & desensitizing medicaments

Therapy Session #2: (scheduled 1 week after session #1)

  • Review home therapy instructions – disclose, floss, & Oral B (or Rota-Dent)
  • Periodontal scaling (lower right quadrant)
  • Irrigation with anti-microbial & desensitizing medicaments

Therapy Session #3: (scheduled 1 week after session #2)

  • Review home therapy instructions – disclose, floss, Oral B (or Rota-Dent)
  • Periodontal scaling (lower left quadrant)
  • Irrigation with anti-microbial & desensitizing medicaments

Therapy Session #4: (scheduled 1 week after session #3)

  • Review home therapy instructions – disclose, floss, Oral B (or Rota-Dent)
  • Periodontal scaling (lower left quadrant)
  • Irrigation with anti-microbial & desensitizing medicaments

Therapy Session #5: Re-evaluation (scheduled 4-6 weeks after session #4)

  • Comprehensive perio exam for comparison with initial evaluation
  • Review home care instructions (if needed, including discl. solution, floss, & Oral B or Rota-Dent)
  • Site-specific treatment where indicated
  • Polish using Proclude where indicated
  • Dispense NaF gel
  • Maintenance Phase: Discontinue chlorhexidine at home, use NaF gel as instructed, determine re-care interval, other
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