847.697.9900

 

Bowes Dental Care

2375 Bowes Road Suite 200

ELGIN, IL 60123

 

 

New Patient Dental Exam:

Our Comprehensive New Patient Dental Exam takes approximately one hour and consists of the following:

 

-Review of previous dental and medical history

 

-Interview with the patient about current and future dental treatments

 

-A head and neck muscle examination

 

-An examination of the Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ)

 

-A screening examination and evaluation of the bite screening for bruxism, excessive wear patterns on teeth and malocclusion

 

-A Comprehensive Periodontal Examination (pocket, depth, mobility, furcation involvement, recession, tissue evaluation)

 

-Evaluation of dental restorations

 

-Oral cancer screening with brush-biopsy (OralCDX)

 

-Dental x-rays as needed (usually a full mouth series) and a series of photographs of your teeth

 

-An explanation of the findings along with a treatment plan