Preventive Care & Dental Cleanings in San Jose, CA

FREE Dental Cleanings for Insured Patients

Regular dental cleanings are an essential component of preventive oral health care. When you join the AZ Dental family as an insured patient, you'll receive the dental cleanings your smile needs at no charge!

Your journey to optimal preventive care begins at AZ Dental, your dedicated local San Jose, CA, dentist. Our practice goes beyond merely offering cosmetic and restorative services – our primary focus is prevention. We ardently advocate for routine visits, urging our patients to drop by at least once every six months. During these appointments, our team performs a comprehensive dental cleaning and examination, ensuring the wellness of your smile. Based on the results, customized recommendations for preventive or restorative treatments are provided, ensuring your oral health is at its zenith. Depending on your unique dental needs, more frequent visits may be necessary to sustain a vibrant smile.

Cutting-Edge Preventive Care

AZ Dental is a beacon of preventive care and dental cleanings in San Jose, CA, owing to our investment in cutting-edge technologies. Using 3D digital x-rays, intraoral and extraoral cameras, digital cavity detection, and intraoral scanners enables us to identify potential issues before they escalate into serious problems.

Professional Teeth Cleanings (Prophylaxis)

Our dentists recommend biannual dental cleanings to maintain your dental health between appointments. These sessions are a proactive measure against diseases and other oral health concerns. Our team may suggest preventive, more frequent, targeted cleanings depending on your oral health status. Armed with the latest dental tools, we deliver swift and comfortable care, eliminating plaque and polishing your teeth to remove stains and discoloration. An additional fluoride treatment is sometimes advised to fortify the teeth further.

Fluoride Treatment

Fluoride, a natural mineral found in water and food, is pivotal in strengthening teeth and preventing cavities. Our dental checkups may include professional fluoride treatment, particularly for those prone to decay or with insufficient fluoride intake. The treatment options encompass gel, varnish, or foam, providing an additional layer of defense for a lifelong healthy smile.

Oral Cancer Screenings

The specter of oral cancer encompasses various forms affecting the lips, tongue, mouth, throat, and beyond. Timely detection is paramount for successful treatment, and we are committed to early identification. Routine exams include screenings for oral cancer, with our dentists checking for symptoms such as persistent sore throat, bleeding sores, numbness, lumps, changes in dental fitting, and difficulty chewing or speaking. If you experience these symptoms, promptly contacting us ensures a comprehensive health evaluation.

Mouthguards For Athletics

man sitting back in the dental chair at AZ Dental about to get his teeth checkedFor sports enthusiasts, safeguarding your smile is imperative. Our customized athletic mouthguards offer superior protection for your teeth, minimizing the risk of injuries, including concussions.

Desensitizing Treatments For Sensitive Teeth

Our team has a tailored solution if the sensitivity to hot and cold impacts your dietary choices. After ruling out serious concerns, our dentists apply a specialized paste designed to alleviate sensitivity for extended periods. Additionally, personalized recommendations are provided to prevent sensitivity between regular appointments. 

Advanced Preventive Care & Dental Exams in San Jose, CA

If it's been a while since your last dental visit, our teeth cleanings are individually designed to preserve your radiant smile for a lifetime. Contact us today to schedule your dental cleaning or preventive care appointment and begin the path to enduring optimal preventative care and oral health!

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