General dentists provide services over a wide range of dental care issues. They manage the overall oral health care needs of the whole family.
Why is comprehensive exam important?
We recommend a comprehensive exam every six months so that we can manage small dental problems before they grow into a more complicated issue.
It’s important to detect gum disease early as it can lead not only tooth loss but to other serious health issues. Above all, advanced gum disease is linked to cardiovascular complications and oral cancer. Finally, untreated cavities can destroy an entire tooth and affect the surrounding tissues.
An oral health exam at East Side Dental involves:
What is Preventive Dentistry?
Firstly, preventive dentistry involves best practices for keeping the gums and teeth healthy. Besides that, proper dental care avoids gum disease, prevents cavities, and reduces enamel wear. Steps you can take to keep your gums and teeth healthy:
Tooth Coloured Fillings, Inlays & Onlays
Tooth coloured fillings are done to replace missing tooth structures which are decayed, chipped or fractured