Do I Really Need an Exam? | Dentist in Bonita Springs

Dentist Bonita Springs

If you’ve visited Dupay Dentistry, you likely understand the value of professional dental cleanings. However, you may not fully grasp the importance of a complete exam and radiographs.

Here’s why these exams are vital for your oral health:

  1. Screening for Health Conditions:
    Many systemic health conditions manifest early signs in the mouth, such as Crohn’s disease, diabetes, and leukemia. Skipping an exam could mean missing vital screenings for these conditions.
  2. Early Detection of Oral Cancer:
    Oral cancer claims one American life every hour. A thorough examination can detect early signs of oral cancer, enabling prompt treatment, which is crucial for survival.
  3. Prevention of Periodontal Disease:
    Periodontal disease, a leading cause of tooth loss, is linked to serious systemic health conditions like heart disease and stroke. Evaluating your soft tissue and bone health allows our team to identify early signs of gum disease, enabling prevention and early treatment, vital for your oral and overall health.
  4. Insightful Radiographs:
    Many oral health issues, including decay, are invisible to the naked eye. Radiographs (X-Rays) allow us to detect these issues early, enabling timely treatment and less invasive solutions.

Whether it’s been six months or six years since your last appointment, don’t hesitate to contact us at Dupay Dentistry. Your health and comfort are our top priorities. Schedule your appointment today and let us take care of your dental needs. Your oral health matters, and we’re committed to providing you with the best care possible.

Dupay Dentistry
Phone: 239-498-9666
3376 Woods Edge Circle #101
Bonita Springs, FL 34134

Dupay Dentistry