Next to good at-home oral care, you need routine dental exams and cleanings to keep your smile looking its best. Routine dental exams allow your dentist to monitor your oral health and spot problems early before they become significant. At Dhir Dentistry, we recommend seeing your San Diego, California, dentist at least twice annually for a dental hygiene exam and cleaning. Through routine dental care, you do your part to preserve your beautiful smile year after year.
During a bi-annual exam, Dr. Sanjay Dhir will review your medical history and discuss any issues you may be experiencing with your oral health. We’ll discuss your oral care habits and answer any questions you may have concerning past or present treatments. Afterward, Dr. Dhir will examine your teeth, gums, and mouth for signs of cavities, dental infections, or abnormalities with your teeth.
A dental exam may uncover the risk of problems in the future. If so, we’ll recommend preventive measures to avoid these issues and protect your oral health. We also offer fluoride treatments and sealants as part of preventive dentistry. Lastly, we’ll conduct an oral cancer screening to detect early warning signs of this disease so you can get immediate treatment.
After your checkup, we’ll clean and polish your teeth, leaving them smooth, shiny, and plaque-free.
Routine checkups and cleanings are crucial in keeping your teeth strong and healthy. Through routine exams and cleanings, Dr. Dhir can:
Never underestimate the importance of routine dental exams and cleanings in helping you maintain good oral health. To schedule a bi-annual dental exam and cleaning at Dhir Dentistry in San Diego, California, contact Dr. Sanjay Dhir at (858) 358-5801.