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Southern Pines, North Carolina


What is involved in a veterinary dental cleaning at your hospital?

Our dental cleanings have twelve separate steps:

  1. general exam before anesthesia
  2. exam under anesthesia
  3. gross calculus removal 
  4. subgingival (below the gumline) scaling
  5. tooth polishing 
  6. irrigation 
  7. fluoride application 
  8. post cleaning exam
  9. dental charting
  10. therapy if necessary 
  11. home care instructions 
  12. follow up appointment

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