Oral Exam and Teeth Cleaning San Jose

Oral Exam and Teeth Cleaning, San Jose

New patients have a thorough examination that includes tests for oral cancer, gum and bone disease, blood pressure, and systemic illnesses. Additionally, established patients receive a routine oral exam to evaluate any changes in their dental and health status since their last appointment.

Using a precision guage, your gum tissue is calibrated in millimeter pocket depth between the tooth and the connective gum tissue around the tooth. Pocket depths of more than 4 millimeters may suggest infection or illness. The deeper the pocket, the more plaque bacteria accumulate, and gum disease infection develops.

As needed, X-rays are obtained.

Scaling and root planing are performed as needed.

Professional polishing (Prophy) is also part of routine cleanings, eliminating the soft, sticky plaque above the gum line.

Dr. Trinh would love to meet you and your family and provide you with the dental care you deserve!
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