Answers to General Oral Health Questions
What are the signs of a dental problem or a potential dental emergency? The signs include:
- Difficulty chewing
- Sensitivity when chewing
- Discomfort when drinking hot or cold fluids
- Sensitivity or pain when you open your mouth (wisdom tooth infection)
- Bleeding gums (gum infection)
How often should I visit the dentist?
You should have a dental examination and your teeth cleaned every six months. Radiographs should be taken once each year.
Do you accept dental insurance?
Riveredge Dentistry – Arellano DDS accepts most dental insurance PPO plans. To confirm that we accept your plan, please call our office.
Exam, X-Rays, and Cleaning*
*absence of gum disease regular fee $272