Comprehensive oral examinations
At House of Dental in Hove, we want you to maintain a healthy, confident and happy smile for as long as possible. That’s why we believe it’s important to look after your oral health for prevention and diagnosis.
What to expect during an oral examination
Your House of Dental dentist will conduct a manual and visual screening of your mouth and the lymph nodes. At your first appointment where we’ll carry out an in-depth examination where we will complete an oral cancer screening, perform a periodontal and dental examination; complete dental radiography, as well as using 3D scanning of your teeth, for your records. Our dentist will use the results to create a bespoke treatment plan for you.Get in touch
“Made me feel very comfortable and made me laugh from start to finish. My teeth have never felt and looked so good – a massive thank you.”
— Rhi Dionne, Google Review
What can an examination identify?
Evidence of heart problems, diabetes and even oral cancer can be visible in the mouth during the examination. This is why investing in dental health now can prevent costly issues in the future.
How often should I schedule an examination?
It is only your House of Dental dentist who will be able to provide you with an accurate answer given that the frequency of your visits will be based on your oral health status.
What else can I expect from my appointment?
- An evaluation of your overall health and oral hygiene
- A comprehensive evaluation of your risk of tooth decay, bone disease and gum disease
- An assessment of your jaw and bite
- Cleaning and stain removal
- A demonstration of best oral health techniques
- Digital x-rays and other diagnostic procedures.