Frequently Asked Questions

How often should I go to the dentist?

  • People with good healthy teeth and little risk or history of cavities or gum disease are usually able to see their dentist twice a year. People with a high risk of dental disease might need to visit every three or four months, or more depending on past history, the state of their teeth and their dental hygiene routine.

How often do you need to get your teeth cleaned at the dentist?

  • It is recommended that your teeth should be cleaned at the dentist twice per year.

When should my child be checked by a dentist?

  • It is recommended that your child should have their first check-up at one year of age.