Cleanings & Exams in Orland Park, IL

Dental Cleaning in Orland Park, IL

Comprehensive Oral Examinations

Even if you maintain good oral hygiene in your daily routine, regular in-office exams are essential for preventing disease and mitigating problems early on. During your oral exam, one of our dental hygienists will remove any plaque or tartar missed during regular brushing. The cleaning will take approximately 30 minutes, after which your dentist in Orland Park, IL will examine your mouth to make sure your teeth and gums are in optimal condition. Comprehensive oral examines can help prevent problems before they become emergencies.

Fluoride Treatment

In addition to hygiene treatment and maintenance during your regular oral examinations, Dr. Marshall and Dr. Zizic offer fluoride treatment to help inhibit tooth decay. Fluoride is a mineral naturally found in water and other foods; it makes teeth more resistant to acid from oral bacteria and sugars. It can also reverse the effect of early tooth decay. Your dentist can prescribe fluoride supplements, or apply it directly to the teeth in the form of a gel, foam or varnish. Fluoride treatment may be necessary for people who suffer from chronic dry mouth, the early stages of gum disease, or a history of frequent cavities.

Sealants

Dental sealants are a preventative procedure used to protect permanent molars just after they have fully erupted (around ages 6 and 12). The sealant procedure involves brushing a tooth-colored material into the deep grooves and pits of your child’s back teeth, creating an environment that helps repel tooth decay and is easier to keep clean.

X-Rays

Regular x-rays at your visit to Smiles of Orland Park are important in catching issues that are not visible during visual examination. This may include the signs of bone loss, impacted teeth, and oral cancer. The latest intraoral imaging technology allows your dentist in Orland Park, IL to diagnose oral conditions accurately and with greater precision.

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Smiles of Orland Park
7630 W 159th St Orland Park IL 60462
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Robert Q. Marshall Doctor
William Zizic Doctor
Vanessa Registered Dental Hygienist
Diana Registered Dental Hygienist
Emily Administrative Coordinator
Diane Front Desk Coordinator
Melissa Dental Assistant
Teri Dental Assistant
Lissette Dental Assistant
Lexi Dental Assistant
Katie Dental Assistant