To prevent and mitigate gum disease, our dentist, Dr. Kent Copeland may suggest scaling and root planing, the removal of plaque and tartar from the teeth before it can infect the gums. To see if scaling or root planing are the right option for you, call or visit Chardonnay Dental today. If you have any questions or concerns about scaling and root planing in Prosser, Washington, please give us a call at 509-781-6600.