• "This has been my dentist for years never thought I would get a really great dentist after my one retired a couple of years ago but wow I now have a better one same practice you guys are brilliant keep it up."

    Lisa Arnold, Angus
  • "Lovely, friendly staff that all appear to work very well as a team. Keep up the fantastic work x"

    Paula Ramsay, Angus
  • "These guys transformed my teeth with the 6 month smile.. forever greatful and well recommend them."

    Calvin Davidson, Angus
  • "My kids love their child smile appointments. Very friendly staff and Last appointment was with Lynsey and was brilliant with my boys. Highly recommend the practice and their service."

    Nishani Vidanaralage, Angus
  • "Simply the best. Wonderful staff. Feel so well looked after."

    Sharon Tyler, Angus
  • "Childsmile is an absolutely brilliant thing, my daughter was so at ease with Lynsey. Everyone is so welcoming at the dentist. Great work"

    Gemma Downie, Angus

Dental Examination

Dental examinations, commonly known as check-ups, are short appointments where your dentist will assess the health of not only your teeth but your gums and the soft tissues in and around the mouth. 

At children’s check-ups, we also assess that their teeth and bite are developing correctly.  If we feel there is an issue with the alignment of a child’s teeth we will often seek the advice of an orthodontist and refer the patient to them.  Braces are very common and many children benefit from them to help align their teeth. 

Currently, NHS examinations are free for all patients. 

We invite most patients for their dental examination every six months. Some patients only require a yearly ‘check-up’, particularly if they wear full dentures or we deem them to be at low risk of dental disease.

National guidelines suggest that radiographs, commonly called x rays, should be taken periodically to help screen for problems that may not be immediately obvious to a dentist.  We will advise you when we think radiographs are indicated. 

Normally we will not carry out treatment at your examination appointment unless you have pre-arranged an extended appointment, or the dentist has time to complete the required treatment.

Book An Examination By Calling Esk Dental Care On 01356 623156

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