1. In a nutshell what is a dental exam?
At Dental & Skin your examination involves a thorough exam, x-rays, diagnosis, a treatment plan and advice. A dental examination is the most important part of any dental visit. It allows the dentist to form complete picture of your oral health. Using this information our dentist will be able to construct an accurate treatment plan.
We take our time to carry out your exam, discuss any concerns and give advice.
A dental exam is your time to ask questions, gain knowledge about oral health and plan any necessary treatment.
2. How often should I have a dental exam?
We recommend a Dental Exam every 6 months.
After completing your exam and if no treatment is necessary, we will invite you back for your next one.
3. What are the benefits of a dental exam?
Visiting your dentist for your exam every 6 months is the best way to prevent any dental treatment.
We will be able to identify any early signs of gum disease and, cavities and provide you with solutions.
Dental Exams give patients the opportunity to receive advice and ask any questions.
Oral health and general health are linked, regular dental exams are necessary for our health.
During your dental exam, our dentist will assess your cheeks, gums, bite to help identify any medical problems.
4. Will I experience any pain during my exam?
Patients will not experience any pain during their dental exam.
We are experienced in dealing with nervous patients and, strive to make patients as comfortable as possible with our friendly team.
5. Why a dental exam at Dental & Skin?
At Dental & Skin our dentist has a Masters in Restorative & Aesthetics with over 10 years experience in the field.
Our mission is to provide patients with excellent care and advice, by educating and spreading awareness of oral disease.
We endeavour to build your confidence by providing you with excellent oral care and, tackling the stereotype of the scary dentist with our friendly face.
We work around your busy schedule with evening appointments and review appointments.