Teeth Cleanings & Prevention

Teeth Cleanings and Preventive Dentistry

Dentist taking a closer look as patient leans back and opens mouth for annual teeth cleaningThe smart way to enjoy a healthy smile is to prevent common complications from occurring in the first place. Our preventive dentistry department is committed to delivering you with the information you need and screenings that you deserve, to help you avoid problems later on.

Comprehensive Exams

Our dentists will assess your dental health as well as the health of any existing restorations that you may have. These routine evaluations are important for monitoring changes in your smile over time.

Preventive Cleanings

Dentist performing teeth and gum examEnjoy a comfortable, thorough cleaning with one of our Registered Dental Hygienists. They will discuss any oral hygiene concerns with you and give you the tools you need to keep your teeth healthier each and every day.

Periodontal Assessments

Screening for gum disease is an important part of preventing tooth loss later on in life.

TMJ Analysis

Does popping, locking, or pain within the TMJ bother you? Our dentists will check your jaw function and screen for any disorders related to the joint.

Orthodontic Evaluations

The way your teeth bite together will impact their health and enamel wear throughout the years. Early intervention can help avoid that.

Bite Splints and Mouth Guards

Little girl having her teeth cleaned.Our splints and mouth guards can prevent injuries and trauma to your teeth caused by chronic grinding or athletic activities.

Has it been more than 6 months since your last cleaning and exam? Then it’s time for you to call Preferred Dental Care of Douglaston today!