Making regular visits to us for check-ups and cleanings are necessary to ensure the prevention of oral problems. A lack of care for your mouth can lead to tartar and plaque build up, which may result in tooth decay and gum disease. Let us guide you on your path to optimal oral hygiene and a healthier life.
We always warmly welcome new patients to our office and accept all major insurance companies. Give us a call at 604-738-7710 or fill out the form to request an appointment.
A regular checkup appointment should last approximately 60 minutes. During this time, one of our qualified hygienists will gently clean the surfaces of your teeth, eliminating any built up tartar, plauqe, and stains by using an ultrasonic water scaler and various manual scalers. We will then carefully examine your mouth for any existing or potential problems including decay or gum disease.
A typical checkup/cleaning appointment should last approximately 60 minutes. However, time may vary depending on your oral hygiene.
New advances in the dental industry have allowed for a very comfortable experience during regular cleanings. However, some discomfort may be felt during cleaning near the gum line.
A professional cleaning can get to places in your mouth that you can’t with a toothbrush of floss. It is important to rid your mouth of the harmful bacteria hiding below your gums.
Most of our treatments are covered by a majority of insurance companies. For a more detailed explanation of your coverage please call your service provider.