Dental Cleaning and Exams
Regular dental cleanings are an important part of health and overall wellness. Maintaining clean teeth and gums is often the first step in preventing other more serious diseases. At our dental clinic in Okotoks we offer dental cleaning start at age 2. We offer a welcoming comfortable environment for the whole family. Having your teeth cleaned professionally at least twice a year ensures that any bacteria, plaque and tartar that builds up and cannot be cleaned with just brushing and flossing are removed.
During a professional dental cleaning a dental hygienists will:
- Remove plaque build up
- Polish your teeth to ensure they’re fully cleaned
- Remove tartar buildup along and under the gum line
Dental Check Ups & Exams
When you come for a your dental hygiene appointment we also take the time and provide you with a dental check up. Regular dental exams are also an important part of overall health and wellness. Dental exams allow for dentists to diagnose issues early before they get become more serious and costly.
During a dental exam our dentists will:
- Check for gum disease
- Take x-rays to check for decay
- Do an oral cancer screening
- Check on previous restorations
We understand not everyone feels excited about visiting their dentist due to busy schedules, a lack of insurance, or general forgetfulness. However, it’s important they do so especially If your teeth are hurting or something doesn’t feel right. Don’t hesitate: call now we’re here to help.
If you haven’t been to the dentist in a while, we invite you to schedule your dental check-up with us. Our team members at Crystal Smiles in Okotoks are ready to help you and can answer all your questions and concerns.