The old adage, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure,” is certainly true in the field of dentistry. Only through the practice of prevention can one avoid the pain, discomfort, and embarrassment that come with poor dental health.
Dr. Pope along with his dental hygienists, offer patients a complete evaluation of their oral condition. Included is a tooth-by-tooth exam, periodontal probing to detect gum and/or bone disease, comprehensive digital X-rays, and an oral cancer screening. Home care instruction is given to all patients to personally assist them with their specific dental needs.