Dentist in Charlottesville, VA

Do you brush twice a day and floss before bed? If so, great! But no matter how well you care for your smile, you still need to visit the dentist and team at Elevated Dentistry for your dental cleanings and exams in Charlottesville, Virginia. These visits will give Dr. Nicholas Bottorff the opportunity to ensure that your smile is clean and healthy and that it can serve you well for life. If it is time for your checkup, contact our office at 434-212-6544 today.

Dental cleanings and exams are key to having optimal oral health. They are the most important preventive treatments our dental office provides. It is recommended that you come into our office every six months to receive a dental cleanings and exam as these checkups allow us to keep track of your oral health and provide quick treatment if any problems develop. You may need to visit us more than twice a year, depending on your oral health and individual needs.

During a dental exam, we will:

  • Thoroughly clean your teeth, removing any plaque and tartar (calculus) from your teeth’s surfaces
  • Floss your teeth, removing plaque between your teeth
  • Polish your teeth
  • Examine your teeth and mouth for signs of decay, gum disease or other dental problems

Our team may also take X-rays of your teeth to check for cavities and other developing problems in areas not easily seen by the naked eye.

If you experience extreme pain or any other dental emergency, we highly encourage you to call us immediately. Our dentist and team are ready to help relieve your pain or restore your smile after its been damaged.

If you would like to find out more about dental cleanings and exams and make an appointment, please call our office. We look forward to hearing from you!