What to Expect On Your First Waterloo Periodontal Evaluation

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White Fillings OnlyHow important it is for you to regularly visit your Waterloo periodontist? Find out below!

Recent findings by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention revealed that 1 in every 2 American adults aged 30 years and above have periodontal disease. The study titled as “Prevalence of Periodontitis in Adults in the United States: 2009 and 2010,” estimated that 64.7 million American adults, have mild, moderate or severe periodontitis. In adults over age 65, prevalence rate is as high as 70.1 percent. The study was published in the Journal of Dental Research last year.

Dr. George Arvanitis is an Ontario dental implant specialist who is highly experienced in the prevention and treatment of dental problems and gum diseases through his comprehensive periodontal evaluation.

Comprehensive Periodontal Evaluation: What is it?
A comprehensive periodontal evaluation is done on an annual basis with the primary goal of assessing your overall periodontal health: teeth, plaque, gums, bone structure, bites, and predisposing risk factors. The state of these 6 areas are used to determine the current state of your oral health and is the basis of your personalized dental plan of care by Dr. Arvanitis.

What to Expect on Your First Appointment with Dr. Arvanitis
At The Arvanitis Clinic for Implant Dentistry, we understand that your visit to the dentist may be stressful for you. Your initial consultation with Dr. Arvanitis is specifically designed to help you discuss your overall dental goals minus the anxiety.

Expect the following during your first visit with us:

Dr. Arvanitis believes that we should only do the minimum amount of dentistry required to ensure optimal dental health. Schedule your initial consultation and comprehensive dental evaluation with us by calling 519.748.2282 or by filling out this contact form! We look forward to your visit with us!