Dental Exams and Cleanings

Dental Exams and Cleanings 2017-09-13T17:16:59+00:00

dental exam and cleaning

On your first visit to Tuscany Dental Centre, your dentist will preform a full dental exam. At this time and at following regular check-up exams, your dentist and dental hygienist will complete the following checks:

  • Diagnostic x-rays (radiographs): to find decay, tumours, cysts, bone loss and tooth positions.
  • Oral cancer screening: to check your face, neck, lips, tongue, throat, tissues, and gums for any signs of oral cancer.
  • Gum disease evaluation: to check your gums and bone around your teeth for any signs of periodontal (gum) disease.
  • Examination of tooth surfaces: to check for decay with special dental instruments.
  • Examination of existing restorations: to check your fillings, crowns, veneers etc.