Dental Exams


Did You Know?

Plaque can build up on your teeth and your arteries.

Oral health contributes to whole health.

Dental Exam dentist imaging a young woman's teeth
Dental Exam showing image of the skull area

Regular dental exams are the foundation to a lifetime of dental health. That is the purpose of dental exams!

At Parr Dental, we check for cavities, assess the health of your teeth, gums and bite, and thoroughly clean your teeth. Our goal is to keep you and your mouth healthy and ensure that any issues are caught early before they become bigger problems. We also offer additional services like sealants, fluoride treatments, and periodontal care to protect your teeth and gums between appointments.

We never lose sight of the purpose for dental exams is all based on your health.


Typical services during your checkup include:

Digital X-Rays

Essential for detecting decay, tumors, cysts, and bone loss, and for determining tooth and root positions. Our X-rays are digital, which allows us to diagnose any problems quickly and send them on to you or a specialist.

Oral Cancer Screening

Check the face, neck, lips, tongue, throat, tissues, and gums for any signs of oral cancer.

Gum Disease Evaluation

Check the gums and bone around the teeth for any signs of periodontal disease.

Examination of Tooth Decay

All tooth surfaces will be checked for decay with special dental instruments.

Examination of Existing Restorations

Check current fillings, crowns, etc.

Tooth Wear Examination

This is a basic test to screen for any signs of tooth wear.

Full Patient Dental Assessment

Beyond cleaning your teeth and checking for cavities, this includes an evaluation of any oral risk factors.


Our hygiene team will clean and polish your teeth to ensure they are free of substances like plaque and tartar that can cause cavities, gingivitis and gum disease.

Everyone as always was very helpful and a pleasure to deal with, I have and will continue to recommend them to anyone who is looking for a good dentist..

C. C.

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I’ve gone to Dr. Parr for close to 30 years and never had a bad experience. Dr. Parr and all his assistance are wonderful.

D. N.

Verified Patient

Dr. Parr is a great dentist. He’s very caring about your pain and he’s very professional ensuring that everything is perfect.

M. G.

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