Dental Exams & Cleanings

Dental Cleanings and Exam

Dr. Perry and our team will perform examinations of your head and neck, as well as mouth on a routine basis.  As dental professionals it is important for us to not only evaluate your teeth, we must also monitor for gum disease, oral cancer, and a number of other conditions that we may notice before a physician or other health care professional.  Also you as a patient are important in this process please tell us anything that you feel may be a problem dentally. It is important for us to complete recommended examinations to monitor and check for the following and suggest proper prevention and treatment.

  • Problems of your head and neck
  • Evaluating your risk for new cavities
  • Update your medical history and explain how it may effect your oral health
  • Intraoral and extraoral cancer screening
  • Soft tissue examination of your tongue, cheeks, throat, floor and roof of your mouth
  • Routine check for gum disease or progression of gum disease- known and gingivitis or periodontitis
  • Checking your teeth for any new problems or any problems with previous dental work, this may include decay, fracture or teeth or fillings, bone loss and a number of other problems