Oral Exams

routine but critical

Take care of your smile

We want every patient to have a healthy and beautiful smile. At Shore Family Dentistry, you can be sure that your oral exam will be done with the utmost care and that every member of our team will be aware of your needs. Based on what we find during your oral exam and what we see on your diagnostic films, we’ll explain what, if any, further treatment you may need and talk about all your care options.

What's Involved in an Oral Exam

oral cancer screening

periodontal evaluation

analysis of your occlusion (bite)

Developing ourselves for you

Technology Meets Dental Expertise

As a trusted dentist in Columbia, we’ve established a reputation for excellence by providing the highest quality skilled and experienced state-of-the-art care.

Placing An Importance on Education

We have an extensive collection of articles written to educate you on procedures, techniques, and more.

Frequently Asked Questions

The standard answer is that with routine dental visits and good home care, a bridge can last ten to fifteen years, and in many cases, much longer.

We do our best to make every patient feel comfortable when they come to our office for care. We give care that is precise and gentle, and our skilled, caring staff works hard to make sure that every visit is stress-free. You can be sure that your smile is in good hands and that we will do everything we can to make sure you are comfortable during each procedure. We always take the time to explain every step of your care, but feel free to ask us anything you want to know about local anesthesia and ways to relax during a dental procedure.