Preventive Dental Hygiene in Etobicoke
Regular dental examinations and hygiene cleanings with our team can help you prevent dental issues from impacting your oral health.
Oral Examinations in Etobicoke
Twice yearly dental exams provide your dentist with an opportunity to identify any developing oral health issues and make a plan to treat them before they become more severe.
During your routine exam, your dentist will take a close look at the health of your teeth, gums, jaw, and bite. Exams may also include dental X-rays, an oral cancer screening, and other diagnostic procedures.
Oral Cancer Screening in Etobicoke
Oral cancer can affect any part of the mouth or surrounding tissues. During your routine exam, your dentist will check your face, neck, lips, tongue, throat, tissues, and gums for any signs of oral cancer which can be difficult to detect with the naked eye.
At-Home Oral Health Care
To help keep your smile healthy between dental appointments, brush your teeth twice a day for two minutes each time, and floss at least once a day.
Hygiene Cleaning in Etobicoke
Before or after your exam, your dental hygienist will perform a deep cleaning of your teeth and gums to help prevent and treat diseases of the teeth and gums.
First, they will use a scaler to remove any tartar and plaque build-up. Then your hygienist will use a polisher and coarse toothpaste to remove any leftover stains or plaque, followed by thorough flossing of your teeth and gums.
Fluoride Treatment in Etobicoke
If you or your child faces an increased risk of tooth decay, your dentist may also recommend a fluoride treatment. Fluoride is a natural mineral that can help to rebuild the minerals in your tooth enamel to prevent or reverse tooth decay.
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