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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristin Sokol
11 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Every 6 months : Ideally every 6 months for check ups and cleanings. at least once a year!
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
As often: As often as your Dentist finds prudent for your health. For most people an examination and professional cleaning every 6 months is prudent. Some peo ... Read More
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
35 years experience Dentistry
Dental visits: The frequency of dental exams and cleanings is determined by each persons oral health. Kids and healthy adults should have dental exams and teeth cle ... Read More

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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Dentist: Many jurisdictions during the pandemic limit dental visits to emergency only. Please be in touch w/your dentist and he/she will let you know about ap ... Read More
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Make a call....: Many offices are now starting to open up after the COVID-19 lockdown. Gived one a call.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Availability: Call your dentist. My dentist is still only available for emergencies due to the COVID 19 pandemic but many dental clinics in the US have opened up. ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Dental treatment: There is a cost to dental treatment, but the cost of treatment is much less than the cost of delay. Please don't put off care. Your Dentist can work ... Read More
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Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Dear scared: First, only by visiting a dentist can you find out what treatment is needed and the fees involved. Second, don't search for bargains as what you want ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Douglas
50 years experience Orthodontics
I don't know: What your circumstances are, but try to find a free dental clinic or a dental school in your area.
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Dr. Zev Kaufman
26 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
You : You need care. Insurance, or not. There are many hospital based residency programs, as well a dental schools who would offer free, or reduced dental ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Professional exams: Unless put on a more or less frequent cycle, it is recommended that you have a full examination and cleaning every 6 months.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Aveshen Govender
Specializes in General Practice
Use app or website: You can find doctors in a designated area on the Discovery Network using the Discovery Health App or on the Discovery website. Get onto the app or web ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Ledford
28 years experience Dentistry
Two times per year: Twice a year is a minimum. Many people need to bee seen 3 or 4 times a year due to gum disease.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
About 2 years: I generally have parents call a dentist at about 2 years, as this is when most children have all of their teeth. If your child is having dental pain ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
36 years experience Pediatrics
Age keeps dropping: As more dentists become comfortable with children, the average age of first visit has gone down, current reccommendation by pediatricians is 3 years o ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Van der Werff
38 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Call your dentist office 1st. It may or may not be related to the treatment. If the dentist does not think it is related it may be best to see a phy ... Read More

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