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Lake Mary, Fl 32746
Comprehensive exams are recommended to be done at least bi-annually in order to maintain oral health, it is important to stay current with your dental exams and screening. Checking your teeth for cavities and you gums for early sign of periodontal disease , and your entire mouth for the very first signs of oral cancer. All of these exams and screenings are done to prevent pain and infections, which impact on your overall health.Even if you take excellent care of your teeth and gums at home, you still need to see a dentist regularly. Your dentist can check for problems that you may not see or feel. Many dental problems don't become visible or cause pain until they are in more advanced stages. Examples include cavities, gum disease and oral cancer. Regular visits allow your dentist to find early signs of disease. Problems can be treated at a manageable stage. During your dental exam, your dentist or hygienist will look for signs of oral cancer. He or she will feel the area under your jaw, the sides of your neck, and the insides of your lips and cheeks, as well as examine the sides of your tongue and the roof and floor of your mouth.