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How often should you go see a dentist for check ups?
9 doctors weighed in

Dr. James Anderson
Dentistry
3 doctors agree
In brief: Depends
Every six months if you have health teeth and gums.
Sometimes every three to four months if you have been diagnosed with periodontal disease.

In brief: Depends
Every six months if you have health teeth and gums.
Sometimes every three to four months if you have been diagnosed with periodontal disease.
Dr. James Anderson
Dr. James Anderson
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Dr. Marielaina Perrone
Dentistry - Cosmetic
2 doctors agree
In brief: Every 6....
Months is the routine answer. Some may only need a once a year examination depending on their tooth decay history.
But the general rule is every 6 months especially with the increasing prevalence of oral cancer rates. Better to be safe and go every 6 months.

In brief: Every 6....
Months is the routine answer. Some may only need a once a year examination depending on their tooth decay history.
But the general rule is every 6 months especially with the increasing prevalence of oral cancer rates. Better to be safe and go every 6 months.
Dr. Marielaina Perrone
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Dr. James Wright
Dentistry
In brief: A New Thought
The traditional dental model says 2 times per year.This is mainly as a result of insurance companies providing 2 exams and cleanings per year. Some patients choose to come in more often for at least a cleaning.
Although this is a bit more costly and time consuming, for the patients who do this, it is way less expensive in the long run .Avoiding periodontal issues is the best way to keep your teeth.

In brief: A New Thought
The traditional dental model says 2 times per year.This is mainly as a result of insurance companies providing 2 exams and cleanings per year. Some patients choose to come in more often for at least a cleaning.
Although this is a bit more costly and time consuming, for the patients who do this, it is way less expensive in the long run .Avoiding periodontal issues is the best way to keep your teeth.
Dr. James Wright
Dr. James Wright
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Dr. James Beck
Dentistry
In brief: Every 6 months
Every 6 months is the normal schedule for dental check ups.
If you have any kind of periodontal problems, the hygienist may want to see you more often.

In brief: Every 6 months
Every 6 months is the normal schedule for dental check ups.
If you have any kind of periodontal problems, the hygienist may want to see you more often.
Dr. James Beck
Dr. James Beck
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In brief: Every 3 month!
It's the insurance company who says 2 times per year, but ideally you want to have your teeth professionally cleaned every 3 months.
Studies have shown that bacterias that were removed during a prophy session comes back in about 3 months after. Unlike a prophy or.

In brief: Every 3 month!
It's the insurance company who says 2 times per year, but ideally you want to have your teeth professionally cleaned every 3 months.
Studies have shown that bacterias that were removed during a prophy session comes back in about 3 months after. Unlike a prophy or.
Dr. Woojin Woody Kwon
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