Prevention is the basis
Your preventive dental check-up is a simple activity which saves your time and money. Thanks to regular check-ups, the dentist is able to recognize early stage of an illness and therefore the treatment is simple. Correct dental care such as regular preventive visits to your dentist, professional dental hygiene in combination with your home dental hygiene can prevent you from health problems not only of your mouth but overall body.
How often shoud I have a preventive exam
Preventive exam is painless as it does not include any medical intervention. Frequency of visits to your dentist depends on your age, mouth and teeth status. We recommend this exam at least once a year to keep your teeth healthy.
Your frequent questions
Preventive exam of your child has a great importance. The dentist checks not only the teeth and mouth status, but also jaw development. In case of need your dentist will recommend a special visit to and orthodontist - an orthodontic treatment can help your child with correct development of the jaws and teeth at an early stage. The role of the dentist is also in motivating your child towards a proper dental care and also towards a friendly relationship with the dentist. The way you start looking after baby teeth is the way it continues further - if deciduous teeth are not treated on time, problems can be conveyed into permanent teeth. One of the solutions how to keep children's teeth healthy is the teeth sealing in order to protect teeth surface from bacteria.
The dental hygiene is a set of steps which lead to prevention from the tooth plaque, stone or decay. Together with the preventive exam you should go for once a year these painless treatments will keep your mouth and teeth healthy and clean. Precise diagnostics is what makes the difference - this way we can stop the decay at an early stage. Professional dental hygiene should be done twice a year by your dental hygienist.