Regular 6-monthly checkups are essential to maintaining good oral health, and avoiding pain and disruptions to your daily life. Tooth decay and gingivitis often leads to gum disease, tooth ache and require either fillings, tooth extractions, crowns or even root canal treatment.
During your regular check-up and clean, your dentist will check your mouth for any dental issues and provide a scale and clean to remove any build up of plaque and tartar . Early detection and treatment can help avoid future problems and expensive dental work. Just like with anything, the earlier it is picked up and treated, the better the long-term result