Dental Exams & Medical Issues
It may surprise you that a routine dental exam can discover a myriad of health problems!
-erosion lesions near the back of the mouth
Anemia (reduced red blood cells)
*lining if mouth may be a very pale pink
*tongue is very smooth
*swollen red bleeding gums
*oral warts, lesions, white, red, purple, or brown spots on the tongue or in the mouth
*redness around the infected area
*drainage around affected tooth
*red and white lessons on floor of the mouth. palate and tongue
*difficulty in opening mouth too wide
-general pain in jaw
*Bruxism (teeth grinding)
These are just some of the medical issues that can be discovered during a dental exam. It would be an understatement to say dental exams are important. Dental exams play a crucial role in your overall health.
Call us today to book your dental exam!