Your teeth can and should last a lifetime. Prevention and early detection are key in avoiding costly and painful dental treatment. Prevention begins with the control of plaque and calculus, the main cause of decay and gum disease. Our office offers state of the art Digital X-Ray system with extremely low radiation.
Diagnostic treatments consist of checkup, cleaning, x-rays, fluoride treatment for kids, sealants for kids etc. They are part of your routine recall visit to see if there are any cavities or any other problem areas. Also, preventive treatments like fluoride treatment and sealants are performed on kids to prevent or reduce any possibility of future cavities. Evaluating the health of the periodontium (gums) and surrounding soft tissues as well as an oral cancer screening is part of the process.
Routine visits every six months are highly recommended for every patient. In addition to regular brushing and flossing, it is the easiest way to maintain the health of your teeth, gums, and mouth.