• Meavy Way Dental Practice

What you should consider when looking for a dentist in Plymouth

We all know the importance of looking after our oral health and hygiene, as everybody wants to have healthy teeth and gums that will last an entire lifetime. For this reason, you must attach importance to being registered with a dental practice, you should also take steps to ensure any family that you may have are also registered.

If you access our dentist in Plymouth as recommended you may find that there is little or no need for the use of invasive dental treatments, as along your oral health journey you have attended your regular check-ups and taken the precautionary measures that are needed to stave off the treatment of serious dental health issues. However, if the need arises for the use of invasive dental treatment, such as the need for a root canal, then being registered with our practice will make the process of accessing treatment much smoother and may cut down the length of time you may have to wait before receiving treatment.


Your check-up is a time for review and discussion


If you are registered with our dentist in Plymouth then you will be very aware of the need to attend your dental check-ups on a regular basis, as these check-ups will provide the time for the teeth, gums, and other aspects of the mouth to be fully examined and reviewed, then recommendations can be made by our dental professional to you, the patient.


You must remember you are the patient; you are the one who should be in control when it comes to making any final decisions about receiving any treatment. You should feel that you are entitled to start a discussion by asking any questions you may have, our dentist will be more than happy to answer them and they will appreciate the fact that you are taking a genuine interest in your treatment and oral hygiene.


Think about it, if you go to a dental check-up to find that you need some form of invasive dental treatment, would you be happier to receive the treatment with or without knowing why and what it entails? It has been noted throughout medical practice that when a patient feels they are informed about any treatment they are more likely to cooperate with treatment and respond favourably to it.


More services than you may think


Like any dentist in Plymouth, we may offer more services than you have imagined, as we aim to be a modern, forward-thinking dental practice. While offering the regular treatments that many expect to find at a practice, such as extractions and fillings, you will find that there are also preventive and cosmetic treatments being offered. This also allows us to deliver to patients a wide range of dental services, meaning we can be certain we can meet their needs.


If you have not visited our dental practice for some time, we think you should, not just for a check-up or some other treatment, but also to investigate the treatment options you may not be aware of.


Our dental practice has established itself amongst the local community and now provides dental services to thousands of people every year.