Oral Examination: A Quiz

Do you find yourself feeling uncertain about why you need an oral examination, when to schedule a visit for one, and what might come of this dental care service? We understand that a trip to the dentist might not be your outing of choice. However, checkups are a necessary part of protecting your smile! Learn more about the ins and outs of exams with our friendly quiz.

Quiz Questions: True or False?

  1. True or False: When you come in to our practice for an oral examination, we will take a look at your smile. If everything looks fine at first glance, we will send you home!
  2. True or False: We encourage you to receive oral exams only when you think something is wrong. Otherwise, you might be wasting your time.
  3. True or False: If we discover any sort of problem with your smile during a dental exam, you will probably need to go to another practice for care.

Quiz Answers

  1. False. Our oral examinations are thorough. This means that in addition to taking a look at your smile, we will also inspect your oral health further with advanced imaging. This may include digital 3D imaging.
  2. False. It is important to remember that an exam is certainly useful when you think something bad is happening with your oral health. It is also useful as a preventive measure. You should receive a checkup every six months, so we can detect the beginning of a problem before it actually becomes an issue.
  3. False. We are a dental surgery practice offering a full spectrum of services, including oral surgery, dental implant placement, sleep apnea treatment, sedation, emergency care, and more. After a diagnosis, we can quickly begin providing you the necessary treatment.