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Your dental checkups are very important. In fact, they are vital for a top-notch oral health and smile. If you have questions about these checkups, then you should find the answers you’re looking for. Knowing the answers can help you make the checkups a priority and it can even help you feel more comfortable in the dental chair. Our dentist, Dr. Tracy Jenkins, would like to help you find the answers by giving you the answers to these commonly asked questions:

Q: How often do I need to attend my checkups?

A: For the top-notch oral health and smile you deserve, you need to attend your checkups every six months.

Q: How do checkups help me?

A: They deeply clean your teeth and gums, remove plaque and tartar from your smile, remove minor stains from the teeth, strengthen the tooth enamel, ensure you have strong and healthy teeth and gums and more.

Q: Do checkups hurt?

A: No, checkups do not typically cause pain. You might experience some pressure or tingling, but not pain. However, the sensations might be more severe when you have sensitive teeth. So, if you suffer from tooth sensitivity, it’s best to tell our dental team so we can be extra gentle with your smile.

To learn more about dental checkups in Idaho Falls, Idaho, please contact Discover Family Dental Idaho Falls at 208-522-8061. When you reach out to our dental team, we will be more than happy to give you the information and details you’re looking for.