Dental Check ups

Dental Check-ups in Bentleigh East


A timely visit to your local dentist could catch a potentially serious problem with your oral health before it occurs. Early detection and intervention at the first signs of gum disease or tooth decay will save you the pain and opportunity costs associated with having to treat them in their later stages.

Booking in a dental check-up every 6 months or so can save you time and money not just on the necessary treatment of a serious dental problem, but also the possibility of lost income and quality of life. How much depends on the severity of the ailment that has unnecessarily developed.  As much as we at Chesterville Dental do to make all of our procedures comfortable and pain-free, no one wants to be in the position of needing correctional dental work. A check-up with your dentist is like an insurance policy against oral disease and a wise investment in your health.

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FAQ About Regular Dental Checkups


At Chesterville Dental, our Bentleigh East dentists care about your dental health. So, with a range of dental cleaning, teeth polishing and preventive dentistry services, we’re here to help you take care of your teeth and gums.

What is Preventative Dental Care?

In short, it’s making sure to see your dentist regularly so you can get your teeth cleaned and checked before small issues have the chance to turn into larger ones. It’s recommended that you see your dentist every 6 months for this exact purpose. After all, preventative dentistry can mean something as simple as teeth polishing and some deep dental cleaning, but it can go a long way in ensuring the health of your smile.

How Often Should I See a Dentist for a Check-up?

As a general rule of thumb, you should see a dentist for a general dental health check-up twice a year, or approximately every six months. This is a good interval of time to make sure that any dental problems are caught early before they can develop into something serious and expensive to treat.

What Is Provided During Preventative Dentistry Checkups?

During your regular check-up here at our Bentleigh East Dental Clinic, we will also provide a jaw joint assessment, oral cancer check, gum check and tailor an oral hygiene regime specifically for you.- ALL inclusive of your check-up price.

You will also receive a clean, polish and fluoride treatment to help keep your teeth fresh and beautiful. On occasion, we may need to take some dental X-rays to help with the detection of diseases.

Can You Fix any Dental Problems Right Away?

If a dental problem is detected during your checkup, we’ll advise you on what short and long term treatments are recommended. We’ll then act according to your preferences to treat the problem.

Can My Oral Health Affect Other Parts of My Body

Oral health also relates to general health in a variety of ways. Dental pain affects the nervous system that is present throughout your body. Infected root canals left unchecked can eventually affect the bloodstream…

Research has also revealed that patients with gum disease are twice as likely to develop coronary artery heart disease, as well as an increased risk of heart attack and stroke.

Book Your Dental Appointment at our Dental Clinic in Bentleigh East Now!

You can now book your dental appointments ONLINE!
However, if your preferred times are not available, please don not hesitate to contact us and we will do our best to find a suitable time for you!

Clinic Hours

Monday       – 8AM to 6PM
Tuesday       – 8AM to 6PM
Wednesday – 8AM to 6PM
Thursday     – 8AM to 6PM
Friday          – 8AM to 6PM
Saturday      – 8AM to 1PM
Sunday        – Closed
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