At Mount Pearl Dental, our dentists and hygienists can help you maintain your oral health through regular dental exams and hygiene appointments.
Dental cleanings & check-ups
The dental hygienists at Mount Pearl Dental are dedicated to your oral health. We recommend that you visit your hygienist at least once every six months.
Daily flossing and regular brushing are very important to maintain the health of your teeth and gums.
When you visit our office for your hygiene appointment, your dental health team will also provide you with diagnostic services.
These include oral examinations, digital x-rays as well as oral cancer screenings.
Understanding gum disease
Gum disease is one of the most common diseases in Canadians. It is also known as periodontal disease.
Despite your best efforts with brushing and flossing, you may still experience gum disease.
Depending on your level of gum disease, you may require gum therapy treatment.
Symptoms of gum disease
You may not even know you have gum disease, since sometimes, there are no symptoms at all; However, sometimes gum disease can show itself through:
- Receding gums
- Sore gums
- Red or purple gums
- Bad breath
- Bleeding gums
- Swollen gums
At Mount Pearl Dental, we know the importance of helping our patients prevent oral disease before it happens.
Through routine checkups and routine cleanings with your dental hygienist, we can help you prevent oral health issues and maintain a healthy smile.
Book an appointment today with our dental team for an oral examination and teeth cleaning.