Dental Cleanings and Exams

Affordable Dental Cleanings & Exams in Swansea, MA

Keeping your smile healthy is our number one priority. Dental exams and teeth cleanings are critical to your overall oral health. Dr. Ashley Gomes-Moore understands that it is essential to be very thorough and not to rush dental exams. This is why she makes sure to give each patient a complete, and through teeth cleaning and dental exam to help ensure nothing is missed. She also takes the time to answer any and all of her patient’s questions regarding any necessary treatments. Discover why so many people in Swansea, MA choose Stencil Dental and Dr. Ashley Gomes-Moore as their preferred dentist.

Why Are Regular Dental Cleanings & Exams Important?

A beautiful house would not last with a poor foundation and your smile is no different. Regular teeth cleanings are essential to remove plaque and tartar from under the gums that can lead to bone loss and periodontal disease. Gum health is crucial to complete oral health. Frequent exams also help our dentists to catch diseases, oral cancer, or other issues early to help prevent severe and lasting damage to your teeth, gums, and overall oral healthy. Keep your smile beautiful and schedule your next checkup.

The Stencil Dental Difference

At Stencil Dental, we pride ourselves in our patient care. When you arrive at our office you become our most important priority. We try to provide each of our patients with personalized teeth cleanings and exams because we understand that each person’s smile is unique. Dr. Ashley Gomes-Moore is also there to answer any questions you might have and is ready take whatever steps are necessary to keep your smile healthy and beautiful. This has helped to make Simple Dental one of the premier dentist offices in Swansea, MA.

Frequently Asked Questions about our Teeth Cleanings and Dental Exams

How long do teeth cleanings and exams take?

A new patient should expect the first appointment to be an hour for a full exam, x-rays, and cleaning. This varies patient to patient. Subsequent visit cleanings should take approximately 45 minutes.

Does a dental exam hurt?

In general, dental exams do not hurt. If there is active disease, this may cause sensitivity, in which you case can let our staff know and we can administer local anesthetic, if necessary, to make the patient comfortable.

How much do teeth cleanings and dental exams cost?

At Stencil Dental we offer multiple options for affordable dental cleanings and exams. Your out of pocket cost will depend on if you have insurance or not and your specific provider. We also offer an in-house insurance plan, for patients that do not have insurance. Please call our office and we can find out what it would cost for you.

How often should I get my teeth cleaned and examined?

The frequency at which you will need and exam and cleaning varies person to person. Patients with active periodontal disease or a history of periodontal disease are recommended by the ADA (American Dental Association) to have a cleaning every 3-4 months, respectively. Patients with healthy gums and bone levels are recommended to have a cleaning every 6 months.

Will dental cleanings whiten my teeth?

Most surface staining can be removed during your teeth cleaning. If your teeth are not as white as you would like we do offer bleaching options.

Ready to Keep Your Smile Healthy?

Stencil Dental is one of the premier dental offices in Swansea, MA. We will take the extra time to understand your unique smile and what it will take to keep it healthy. Schedule your appointment today and discover the Stencil Dental difference!