Ask a Dentist

I haven’t been to the dentist in more than five years, if I book an appointment how should I prepare?

Winnipeg Dental Office, relax

Relax. The most important thing for you to do is relax. At Dental Image Therapy Centres your comfort is our priority. That means that we’ll walk you through each step of your appointment so youknow what we’re doing and why.Your first appointment is also what we like to call a ‘getting to know you’ assessment, where we’ll get to know your teeth and mouth and discuss how we can help you work towards a better smile.This includes:• Digital x-rays as needed for diagnosis• Velscope cancer screening• Dental charting• Intra-oral video tour of your mouthYour dentist will also do a:• Soft tissue examination• Periodontal assessment• TMJ evaluation• Occlusal (bite) evaluation• And of course, check for dental decayBased on what we find, we’ll offer recommendations for how often you should come to visit and what you can work on at home during your daily oral health routine.Click here to learn more, we’re looking forward to getting to know you!Give us a call or book your next appointment online to visit our St. Vital or Garden City dental clinics today.