A comprehensive dental examination is much more than a simple checkup. A comprehensive dental exam is a thorough, complete, and detailed look at the current state of your oral health. It isn’t the first 10 minutes of your dental visit – it IS your dental visit.
At Carmel Professional Dentistry, we feel this type of thorough dental exam is necessary to get the true picture of your teeth, gums, and your overall oral health. In medicine we say, “The mouth is the window to the entire body.” During a routine dental exam we can often detect various systemic issues that may be affecting the entire body. The quality of your overall health is dependent upon the health of your mouth.
At Carmel Professional Dentistry in South Charlotte, your thorough dental exam will include:
Most dentists recommend a thorough dental examination two times a year for all their patients, including when: