Teeth Cleaning in Ruskin, FL

Coast Dental
Sun City

3070 FL-674
Ruskin, FL  33570
(813) 641-2945

Dentist Office Hours

Monday: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Tuesday: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Wednesday: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Thursday: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Friday: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Teeth Cleaning

Regular dental visits are very important because they keep your teeth and gums healthy. Only a dental professional can remove plaque build-up from those hard-to-reach places that regular brushing and flossing can’t get.

Professional teeth cleaningEveryone has plaque. It’s the sticky film of bacteria that forms on teeth and multiplies deep below the gum line. When you eat or drink, some of the particles get stuck on and around your teeth. If you don’t remove them, the bacteria in your mouth will break down the particles into acids, and those acids will eat away at the enamel and cause tooth decay.

Plaque not only causes cavities, it also causes periodontal (gum) disease, which is the leading cause of tooth loss in adults. Call Coast Dental Sun City today at (813) 641-2945 to schedule a teeth cleaning in Ruskin.

Teeth Cleanings and Gum Therapy

Many people who come in to our dental office in Ruskin think of a teeth cleaning as just the polishing of the tooth enamel above the gum line. But problem-causing plaque often exists below the gum line, too. If the bacteria is not removed, it can destroy the bone supporting your teeth, causing the teeth to loosen and fall out.

The type and frequency of the type of teeth cleaning and dental care you need depends on your dentist’s diagnosis.

  • Prophy: Patients who just need to have their teeth cleaned above the gum line to remove plaque, calculus and surface stains receive a prophylaxis teeth cleaning – the kind that most insurance companies cover. This type of treatment does not address periodontal (gum) conditions.
  • Gingivitis Therapy: Patients diagnosed with gingivitis, a reversible form of gum disease, may need additional services to remove plaque build-up on the teeth and just below the gum line.
  • Scaling & Root Planing (SRP): Patients diagnosed with active periodontal (gum) disease require treatment above and below the gum line to treat the infection. These patients typically receive SRP, a non-surgical treatment that removes bacteria and smooths out exposed root surfaces. Our dentist or hygienist at Coast Dental Sun City may also apply an antibiotic to treat the infection-causing bacteria.
  • Periodontal Maintenance
    Periodontal disease is a systemic disease like diabetes that requires careful monitoring. Our dentist in Ruskin may prescribe a periodontal maintenance routine to provide dental cleanings above and below the gum line to help manage the disease and keep it from becoming worse.
    Learn more about periodontal disease

Regular teeth cleanings at our dentist office in Ruskin combined with good oral hygiene habits at home can prevent dental decay, bad breath, gum disease, and help your overall health. Researchers have found regular teeth cleanings can lower your risk for some diseases like heart disease and stroke. Call Coast Dental Sun City today at (813) 641-2945 to schedule a teeth cleaning and restore your smile.

Coast Dental Services

Our dentist in Ruskin offers the following Dentistry Services:

You can count on Coast Dental to keep your smile healthy and beautiful.

Emergency Dentistry

Virtual emergency exam

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General Dentistry

Check-ups and cleanings

In-need comprehensive dentistry services? Look no further than Coast Dental! Book your Dental Check-Ups and Teeth Cleanings Today.

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All Other Appointments

All Other Appointments

Contact Coast Dental today to schedule an appointment for Cosmetic, Restorative, and Specialty Services.

Patient Comfort and Satisfaction at Coast Dental Sun City are our Top Priorities.

At Coast Dental Sun City, we want to make your visit as pleasant and stress-free as possible. We take the time to get to know you, answer all your questions, and create a treatment plan tailored to your specific needs and goals. Your oral health and wellbeing are our top priority, and we are committed to helping you smile with confidence for years to come.

Contact Us Today!

Ready to experience the best dental care in Ruskin, FL?

Contact us today at (813) 641-2945 to schedule an appointment at our Ruskin dentist office. 

Our friendly staff and experienced team are here to answer all your questions and address any concerns you may have. 

Let us help you achieve optimal oral health and a beautiful smile that lasts a lifetime!

Coast Dental Sun City: Dentist Office Reviews

See what our patients in Ruskin, FL are saying about their experience at Coast Dental Sun City:

C.B.
C.B.
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The best dentist I have been to in many years. Everyone was so courteous, friendly, and I really like Dr. Martinez. She explained explicitly what all the procedures and plans for my future Smile. I am glad that I have her, and the wonderful staff. Thank you to all of you for a most pleasant experience.
Y.M.R.
Y.M.R.
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Norma was absolutely wonderful she provided me with so much information in regards to self-pay programs options and understanding of different types of insurances I have never had anybody spend so much time with me explaining all the stuff especially at a time for healthcare is so expensive thank you so much Norma you're the best
S.P.
S.P.
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First time I used Coast Dental. Everyone was excellent. My dentist performed root canal explained every step she was great. My new Dentist.
M.N.
M.N.
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Everyone was polite and courteous, and very informative I’m happy I chose Coast dental And will highly recommend thank you
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