Dental check-ups in Sherburn in Elmet

If you feel no pain and have a pretty healthy-looking smile, it can be tempting to skip a few dental appointments – but here at Elmet Dental Care we’re making it our mission to change that attitude! A regular check-up with your family dentist is the key to keeping that healthy smile for decades to come. We will not only be able to spot any underlying problems that you might not be aware of, but will also advise and gently remind you about the little things, such as regular brushing and flossing, that make a big difference to your overall health and mitigate against costly future procedures.

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Your smile is a defining feature of your personality – so maintaining it has to be a savvy investment. With regular dental check-ups at Elmet Dental Care, you’ll be ensuring long-term self-confidence – and taking an active role in preventing problems that could cost thousands further down the line. For this reason, we normally recommend visiting our Sherburn in Elmet practice twice a year for dental check-ups.

Check-up checklist

A general check-up with your Sherburn in Elmet dentist will usually include the following:

  • Professional examination of your mouth, teeth and gums
  • Enquiries about you, your general health and any specific dental problems you may have experienced recently
  • Enquiries about your lifestyle and advice on diet, alcohol and smoking
  • Advice on good cleaning practices and ways to keep your mouth, teeth and gums healthy
  • Diagnosis of any problems and explaining a treatment plan
  • A clear explanation of any treatment you may require, the costs involved and any risk it may incur
  • A mouth cancer screening, to check for early signs or pre-cancerous changes in the mouth and throat
  • Advice on your next course of action and booking a return appointment

Emergency dental appointments

Call our emergency line: 01977 682573

Talk to one of our friendly team immediately and we will make sure that you’re seen by one of our dentists as soon as possible. We will examine you to discover the source of the pain and talk you through your options.

Our experienced team are dedicated to treating nervous patients and will use gentle techniques to help relieve your pain.

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