What does a dental exam include?

A typical dental exam includes:

  • Examining the mouth for tooth decay
  • Examining the mouth for problems like broken teeth, missing teeth, abscessed teeth, and heavily restored teeth
  • Examining the mouth for gum related problems
  • Examining the mouth for signs teeth grinding
  • Oral cancer screening
  • Head and neck exam
  • Examining TMJ
  • X-rays may be taken to look for invisible tooth decay and gum disease

Will my insurance cover my dental exams and X-rays?
Typically, your dental insurance plan will cover up to 80% to 100% of comprehensive dental checkups depending on what dental plan you have.

Regular dental check-ups or exams are vital to prevent and maintain healthy teeth and a healthy mouth.  A dental exam or check up can be completed within an hour.

We offer dental exams and X-rays at The Art of Smile Dental Clinics in Downtown Vancouver(Coal Harbour) Dental Clinic. Call us today to book an appointment.