Consultation and Treatment planning:

It is important to get a clear and accurate picture of what is going on in your mouth and your current health status.  For example, disease in the body can show signs ‘initial symptoms’ in the mouth.  Therefore, our appointments for NEW clients are 2 hours for exam and dental therapy.  Below is a list of some parts of our examination for your oral health assessment:

EXAMINATION:

  • Medical and dental history with our holistic health assessment
  • Blood pressure screening
  • Oral cancer screening
  • pH Testing
  • Comprehensive dental charting with periodontal measurements
  • Checking fit for denture wearers, swallowing and chewing function

DIAGNOSTIC SERVICES:

  • Digital low dose x-rays
  • Microbiological assessment
  • Salivary testing from OralDNA labs
  • Intra-oral photos for educational purposes
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