265 West Clinton Ave. Tenafly NJ, 07670

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201 227 0430

Opening Hours

Mon-Tue 7AM-3PM Wed-Thu 9AM-5PM Sat 8AM-2PM

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Your perfect smile is a click away!

Call Us

201 227 0430

Opening Hours

Mon-Tue 7AM-3PM Wed-Thu 9AM-5PM Sat 8AM-2PM

Book Appointment

Your perfect smile is a click away!

Exams /X- Rays

EXAM

During a dental exam, the dentist or hygienist will:

  • Evaluate your overall health and oral hygiene
  • Evaluate your risk of tooth decay, root decay, and gum or bone disease
  • Evaluate your need for tooth restoration or tooth replacement
  • Check your bite and jaw for problems
  • Remove any stains or deposits on your teeth
  • Demonstrate proper cleaning techniques for your teeth or dentures
  • Assess your need for fluoride
  • Take dental X-rays or, if necessary, do other diagnostic procedureS

X-RAYS

Intraoral X-rays are the most common type of radiograph taken in dentistry. They give a high level of detail of the tooth, bone and supporting tissues of the mouth. These X-rays allow dentists to:

  • Find cavities
  • Look at the tooth roots
  • Check the health of the bony area around the tooth
  • Determine if periodontal disease is an oral care issue
  • See the status of developing teeth
  • Otherwise, monitor good tooth health through prevention