Every dentist should recommend to his patients to go to a dental examination at least twice a year. This is a precaution. If a doctor finds a caries at an early stage, he can treat it easily and painless. A future damage of the tooth can be prevented. A part of the dental examination is the doctor to check the condition of your gums/gingiva – if they are healthy or they are red and bleeding. If they are infected, a dentist should treat it as soon as possible. Very often if you underestimate the importance of gingiva disease, you can loss one or more teeth.
Patients with dentures should also go to dental examination. Every dentist has intraoral camera which gives the patient a chance to see the condition of the teeth and the oral cavity. After the examination the doctor will tell you the diagnosis, the way of treatment, the potential risks, alternatives and prognosis. The dentist will set you a personal plan of treatment.
A patient should go to a dental examination at least twice a year. Your doctor will tell you all about the condition of you oral cavity. Whether you have caries or not or maybe if you have any tartar that should be removed.
Yes, you should to get a dental examination on a regular basis. Most of the people visit their doctor only if they are in pain or if there is some kind of a serious problem. That is a very wrong attitude. You can have a problem even if you do not feel any pain. Your doctor will make a general examination of your oral cavity. He will tell you whether there is something wrong or not.
Usually a dentist needs approximately 10-15 minutes to check someone’s teeth. It depends on the condition of the oral cavity of the patient. The dentist should not only take a look at the tooth or teeth of the patient, causing the problem/pain. A doctor should inspect all teeth, as well as the condition of the gingiva and the membrane of the oral cavity. The doctor should also take a look at the bite of the patient, the tongue, the throat and eventually at the lips. There are many details that should be inspected. The dentist see things that a patient never pays attention to.
You can not find a dentist that is an expert and has knowledge in every speciality in dentistry. The best dentist is the one who can recommend that you go to a specialist, when needed. In some cases, the treatment by that specialist will be more expensive, but you will not regret it and it will get you the results that you wish without any complications.