Initial Exam

Goolwa Dental Surgery is serious about providing superior dental care, and proud of our dedication to our patients. Our goal is to help you feel and look your very best through excellent dental care. We take the time necessary to provide the level of care you deserve. We believe it is important for you to know what it will take to keep your teeth for the rest of your life. We are a dental practice that is committed to helping you do just that. In order to evaluate your dental health thoroughly the initial exam may include the following:

  • Review of Medical and Dental History
  • Complete Dental Examination (Tooth by Tooth Diagnosis)
  • Necessary Diagnostic Radiographs (X-Rays)
  • Evaluation of Existing Dental Restorations
  • Periodontal Examination (Gum Disease Screening)
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • TMJ Examination (Jaw Joint)
  • Occlusal Analysis (Evaluation of Bite Relationship)
  • Study Models