Regularly scheduled cleanings will keep you fresh and healthy. We take the time to teach you excellent brushing and flossing techniques so you have the skills to do excellent self care at home.
A Comprehensive Exam includes checking you gums for Periodontal Disease and an Oral Cancer Screening.
Periodontal disease, also known as gum disease, is a bacterial infection of the gums and underlying bone in the mouth. If left untreated, periodontal disease can be painless until tooth loss is inevitable. Millions of people will be affected by periodontal disease at some point during their lifetimes, often associated with cardiovasular disease and diabetes, but many will never even realize they have it. Sometimes the first signs of diabetes is in your mouth. Rest assured we are thorough in our exams.