If you’re looking for a dentist you can trust with your routine checkups, your search ends here. We combine personalised care with modern practices and state-of-the-art treatments to make sure your oral hygiene is in the best hands. Our friendly team is dedicated to providing you with exceptional dental checkups – let us be your partner in maintaining a healthy, beautiful smile that lasts a lifetime.
What is Routine Oral Dental Care?
Routine dental care is the cornerstone of maintaining a healthy smile and your overall oral well-being. It involves regular dental checkups and cleaning to prevent, identify and address issues with your teeth before they escalate. This proactive approach helps in spotting things like:
- Tooth decay
- Gum disease
- More serious diseases, such as oral cancer
With us, you can enjoy oral hygiene care that not only protects your teeth and gums but makes sure your smile stays vibrant and healthy for years to come.
What Happens During a Routine Dental Checkup?
At your dental checkup appointment, we will chat about any dental worries you’ve got, examine your mouth and put together a personalised treatment plan. The examination will include:
- Checking for signs of tooth decay and gum disease
- Assessing oral hygiene and your at-home brushing routine
- Checking your jaw joints for any issues
- Checking for signs of oral cancer
If needed, we will also take x-rays to get a full picture of your teeths’ health and the bone levels in your jaw. There’s always time for your questions, and if you need any treatments, we’ll lay out all the details, including costs, in a clear plan for you.
Dental Checkup FAQs
How often should I get a dental checkup?You should aim to get a dental checkup once every 6 months. The frequency you need varies based on your specific oral health - our team will chat with you when you come in and devise a plan tailored just for you.
What happens during a dental checkup?Typical dental checkups include a visual exam, probing gums, cleaning teeth and personalised advice. If needed, we can also take X-rays for a full picture of your oral health.
Do I need X-rays at every checkup?No, you don’t need X-rays taken at every checkup. Your dentist will assess if they’re necessary based on your individual needs.
How long does a dental checkup take?The length of a dental checkup can vary depending on several factors, but here’s a general guide: For a routine checkup with no underlying issues:
- Basic cleaning and exam: 20 to 30 minutes
- New patient exam and cleaning: 45 to 60 minutes
Take Control of Your Oral Hygiene Today
Discover the joy of a radiant smile and unmatched oral health, with Aesthetique as your guide. With our state-of-the-art facilities and compassionate, expert team, you have a comfortable, welcoming environment for all of your routine dental care needs. Your personalised treatment plan will keep you smiling with confidence – reach out to our team today.
Visiting the practice
We’re in the heart of Leeds - accessed by bus and train and have convenient on street parking.