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According to the American Dental Association, the best way to get rid of tartar is by daily brushing and cleaning of the teeth and by flossing. Tartar occurs when the plaque that forms on the teeth has not been removed w... More »

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Only a dental professional can remove tartar once it has formed, according to WebMD. Dental Fear Central describes the professional cleaning process as beginning with an ultrasonic instrument that knocks loose large piec... More »

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Only a dental professional can remove plaque, so visit the dentist regularly for cleaning. To fight dental plaque at home, floss and brush your teeth regularly to control tartar, which builds up and hardens into plaque. ... More »

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