At Portway Dental Centre we love answering our patients questions. We’ve assembled a collection of the most frequently asked questions below. If you have any more queries, don’t hesitate to get in touch and our dental professionals will be happy to respond!
Q: How frequently should I schedule checkups and cleanings?
A: We recommend children and adults visit the dentist every six months for a cleaning and checkup. If you are at a greater risk for oral diseases, you should schedule a dental checkup more than twice a year. Other factors your dentist might consider when deciding how often you need a dental checkup and cleaning include:
Q: How often should I brush my teeth?
Q: When should I change my toothbrush?
Q: What is plaque?
Q: What causes bad breath?
Q: How often should I floss my teeth?
Q: What is a dental sealant?