tooth decay form?
How can tooth decay be prevented?
What can I expect at my regular dental
How does the flouride treatment I received at my dental visit help prevent tooth decay?
My Child's Dental Health
When Should My Child Have Their 1st Visit?
What Will Happen at My 1st Visit?
Dr. Bertolini will give you a comprehensive oral examination, which includes an oral cancer screening, periodontial charting, a full mouth series of x-rays, impressions of your teeth to make diagnostic casts (models), take a full series of photographs and a smile analysis.
Based on the findings at your first visit, Dr. Bertolini will create a treatment plan to achieve the best results. At your second appointment (your compilmentary consultation), this plan will be carefully explained to you and any questions you may have will be thoroughly discussed. Also, any options in the treatment will be discussed, so that you can make an educated decsion about your dental treatment.
According to your treatment plan, your dental work will proceed in a defined sequence, so that the end result will be exactly what you desire. The finsihed product will be a comfortable bite and a beautiful smile!
1. Keep your fingers in close
proximity to the surface of the
tooth being cleaned.
2. Use a gentle sawing motion
through each contact (between
3. Curve around the contour of
4. Use up and down strokes with
enough pressure to scrape off the plaque .