Professional dental checkups are an essential part of an effective oral hygiene routine, which is why we highly encourage dental exams and teeth cleanings in Memphis, Tennessee. If it is has been over six months since your last visit to the dentist, we invite you to contact us today to schedule your next exam with Dr. J. Whitley Wills and begin improving your oral health now.
When it comes to maintaining the health, beauty and function of your smile, one of the simplest and most important things you can do is regularly visit our office for your dental cleanings and exams. We highly recommend taking advantage of this preventive treatment once every six months. During these visits, our team has the opportunity to:
- Thoroughly examine your mouth for any potential dental issues, signs of oral disease or damaging dental conditions.
- Discuss your oral hygiene routine with your, make recommendations and answer any questions you may have.
- Professionally clean your teeth, removing any stubborn plaque, tartar or dental calculus to prevent future tooth decay and periodontal disease.
- Floss and polish your teeth for a bright, healthy smile.
In order to make a thorough examination of your mouth, our team will use dental X-rays. This helps us make accurate diagnoses and ensure you receive the dental care that is right for you. Your regular cleanings are also vital to helping you prevent future cavities and gum disease, or to treat existing dental disease or decay before it becomes a larger problem.
Though the recommended time between dental exams and cleanings is six months, our doctor may recommend more frequent check-ups depending on the unique dental needs of you or your child. We also encourage you to contact our office as soon as possible if you ever experience a dental emergency, pain or injury. Call our team to plan your next visit to our office today!