For the purpose of detecting potential issues like cavities and gum disease, general check-ups are required. Even if you aren’t feeling any pain or other symptoms, a checkup can help find and address minor dental issues before they worsen or necessitate more extensive and expensive treatment.
Dentists can advise patients on how to better care for their teeth at home to prevent or treat issues including poor breath, discoloured teeth, and bleeding gums. The key to avoiding other, more significant issues like cavities is preventive dentistry.
OHR’s are a great way to club two appointments in one day by seeing both the dentist and the hygienist. What this means to you is that your appointments will be the same day allowing a three way communication between you, your dentist and the hygienist so we work as a team to help you keep your teeth and gums healthy. Get your regular check-up and cleaning in Burwood since preventive dental visits are considerably easier when they are closer to home.
At your OHR visit- your dentist will closely assess you on the following: