Cleanings & Prevention
Dental Exams & Cleanings
A dental cleaning and comprehensive dental exam will be performed by your dentist on your initial visit to our office. At regular check-up exams, your dentist or hygienist may include any or all of the following:
For the possible detection of decay, tumors, cysts, and bone loss and to determine tooth and root positions.
- Oral cancer screening
Check of the face, neck, lips, tongue, throat, tissues, and gums for any signs of oral cancer.
- Gum Disease Evaluation:
To check gums and bone around the teeth for any signs of periodontal disease.
- Examination of tooth decay:
All tooth surfaces will be checked for decay with special dental instruments.
- Home Care
- How to Properly Brush & Floss