Comprehensive Oral Examinations
Even if you maintain good oral hygiene in your daily routine, in-office exams at Dr. Raffi Dentistry are necessary for preventing disease and mitigating problems early. Your dentist in Chicago, IL will examine your mouth to make sure your teeth and gums are in optimal condition. Comprehensive oral exams can help prevent problems, before they become emergencies.
In-office cleanings in Chicago, IL are a necessary part of maintaining good oral hygiene. When plaque hardens into tartar, or calculus, it can no longer be removed with daily brushing at home. During a professional cleaning, your dental hygienist will remove plaque and tartar from your teeth in Chicago, IL, especially in areas that are difficult to reach with a toothbrush. The cleaning process takes between 30 minutes and an hour. It will be performed during your oral exam. It is recommended that you receive a professional oral cleaning every six months at Dr. Raffi Dentistry in order to remove plaque build-up and prevent infection.