What is Preventive Care?

What is Preventive Care?

Preventive care is a combination of routine dental cleanings and examinations coupled with educating our patients in sound dental health practices. The focus of the dental hygienist is to educate, evaluate and care for our patients dental health requirements and needs.

Preventive care includes:

  • Full mouth cleaning
  • Flouride treatments
  • Sealants

Examinations include:

  • Diagnostic x-rays
  • Checkup for cavities
  • Oral cancer screening

Hygiene Therapeutic Services include:

  • Periodontal scaling and root planing
  • Laser treatment for herpetic lesions (cold sores)
  • Laser treatments for periodontal disease

The hygiene team at C.F.D has been caring for generations of families. They are dedicated to their patients and have a loyal following. Carman Family Dentistry is proud of the relationships that have been developed and nurtured over the years. All of our hygenists maintain the highest standard of training in continuing education. They are an enthusiastic team of professionals keeping up with current dental advances and technology in the field.