Should everyone see the dentist twice a year?
For over fifty years the general rule of thumb has been that people should see the dentist twice a year, but what if your dentist recommends more frequent visits? Although that may work fine for many people, depending on lifestyle or medical conditions, there is a significant number of people who should actually see their dentist more frequently.
Regular Dental Visits are SO Much More than Just a Cleaning
When a new patient calls Cornerstone Dental, they will often request “just a cleaning”. Although we are happy to schedule a cleaning with a hygienist, it is important that the visit also includes an initial exam with the dentist. We want to clarify why this is truly more than just a cleaning.