Examination

During your dental health check we will check 12 aspects of your dental health this is why these appointments are so important to keep to maintain a healthy mouth.

12 aspects checked:

  • Your awareness of your dental health
  • Any concerns you may have since we last saw you
  • Your general health including any medications you may take – this may impact on oral health and vice versa.
  • Any lifestyle factors that could impact on your oral health.
  • Your progress -how things compare to last time
  • How you feel about the appearance of your smile
  • The health of your teeth
  • The health and stability of fillings and crowns etc.
  • The health of your gums.
  • The presence of plaque.
  • The health of the inside of your mouth, i.e. oral cancer check
  • The health of the hidden areas such as bone levels and the areas in between the teeth.