First, you should never feel embarrassed about it. We’re excited that you’re taking the first step in caring for your oral health, and we’re here to provide you with advice to keep your mouth healthy. If it’s been a long time since you’ve been to the dentist, your appointment might take a little longer than you might expect.
We’ll need to give you a thorough oral exam and an x-ray to check for cavities or other issues. You may experience some bleeding and discomfort during your cleaning
, especially if you haven’t flossed regularly. We’ll invite you to come back soon to ensure there are no underlying problems you don’t notice yet,