Your Oral Hygiene & Examinations
Professional cleanings performed by a licensed dentist or hygienist are just as important to your dental health as daily brushing and flossing.
How We Maintain Your Oral Hygiene
Using specialized tools and training, your hygienist at Goichi Shiotsu, DDS will remove:
Some patients will require a deep cleaning due to gum disease and past periodontal treatments. Dr. Shiotsu will review your past dental history and identify any issues you may need treatment for.
Why Examinations Are Important for Your Oral Hygiene
Regular examinations, by Dr. Shiotsu, help detect and prevent health issues before they become serious. Consistent dental check-ups help catch problems when they are small and easier to treat. Left unattended, small treatable problems become worse and may require more extensive, expensive procedures to repair. Dental examinations generally include the following:
Regular examinations by Dr. Shiotsu are very important for your health. Remember, "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." –Benjamin Franklin
Goichi Shiotsu, DDS
Mercer Island, Washington