Visiting the dentist once in every six months make it easier to be diagnosed oral diseases in early stages like dental caries and gum diseases. The first dental meeting includes thorough examination of lots of soft and hard tissues in the maxilla-facial region.
Normally the first visit takes between 60 and 90 minutes. During it are examined:
- All surfaces of every tooth
- Gum examination with pocket depth measuring
- Head and neck cancer exam
- Occlusal exam
- Temporomandibular joint exam
- Salivary glands exam
- Aesthetic consultation
After all examinations are made if necessary x-rays of suspicions structures. After the thorough examination an individual treatment plan is made.