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At Southern Marin Dental, Dr. Sohrab Saghezchi and our team in Mill Valley, California are excited to help you get your smile ready for the social summer days with our dental exam and cleaning. According to the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), patients who receive regular dental cleanings every six months benefit from improved oral health. Our dental exams and cleanings are the perfect complement to your daily at-home care, brushing and flossing routine, to protect your oral health.

The AGD also says that regular dental cleanings may help lower the risk for certain diseases, such as heart disease and stroke. Life-threatening medical conditions, such as oral cancer, can often be detected in their early stages during a dental exam. Regular dental checkups and cleanings can also help prevent gum disease, tooth decay and even bad breath. Another benefit to regular dental cleanings is that it allows us to detect and fix issues early on, when they are easiest and most economically treated.

During your dental exam and cleaning, our Southern Marin Dental team will clean your teeth, perform an exam, and possibly take X-rays. We will remove tartar above and below the gum line, as well as polish your teeth and floss them. We will also check for the following:

— Signs of tooth decay

— Your gum health

— Your bite

— Signs of tooth grinding or TMJ

— Infection or oral cancer

Are you wanting a healthier, brighter smile for the active days of summer? If so, we invite you to schedule your summer dental exam and cleaning with Dr. Sohrab Saghezchi, in Mill Valley, California, at 415-578-5879!