The aim of preventive dentistry is exactly as the name suggests – to actively work to prevent dental problems and related health conditions before they begin. The health of your mouth is vital to the health of your entire body. Few people realise that poor oral health can lead to general health issues. Gum disease is the number one cause of tooth loss in adult Australians, yet this disease can be prevented with proper oral hygiene and regular dental visits.
At Drouin Dental, we take a holistic approach to health, encouraging a dental hygiene program that helps patients maintain effective oral health, together with overall wellbeing. We are aware of the impact tooth loss can have on a person’s confidence, day-to-day lifestyle and general well-being. Our patients are able to have their teeth checked by a member of our dental hygiene staff every three to six months.
Our dental hygienist offers specialty services in: