Comprehensive Dental checkup is a thorough assessment of Jaw Joints, Nodes in the neck, teeth, gums, the inside of the mouth, back of the mouth and a quick check of the tonsils.
Prior to the checkup, the current medical history is checked and information regarding medications being used is also assessed for its effect on the dentition and oral health. Xrays are taken to check for dental cavities between the teeth, bone support of the tooth and infections of the root of the tooth. Photographs are taken to document the details
Teeth are examined for dental caries, erosion and wear as well as for evidence of general medical conditions, in the same manner gums, the soft tissues of the mouth and back of the mouth are examined for evidence of any conditions as well as for any evidence of oral cancer