Helma Philips, DDS
Aesthetic, Restorative & Implant Dentistry in Midtown NYC

What is included in a dental exam?

Dr. Helma Philips has extensive experience and expertise in all areas of general dentistry. We welcome many busy professionals. Our patient-centered care means staying on time for each appointment. 


But with a busy lifestyle, it could be tempting to skip out on routine, preventative care. With your schedule in mind, we work with you to ensure you get the treatment you need in a timely and effective manner. It is not necessary to skip or wait, as this will only cause more problems in the future.


Dental Exams in Midtown NYC

We provide a comprehensive oral examination that includes:

  • An examination of each tooth
  • Evaluation of periodontal (gum) health 
  • An oral cancer screening
  • An x-ray (if necessary) using digital technology
  • Consultation and medical history review
  • Custom-tailored dental cleaning


Additionally, Dr. Philips and our hygienist will discuss which treatment option is best for your oral health and answer any questions you may have.


Preventative Dentistry in NYC

How long has it been since you last visited the dentist? You should schedule an appointment if it has been more than six months since your last visit. It's important to remember that your oral health can have a big impact on your overall health. Many people end up with serious dental problems that could have been easily prevented with routine care. Call us today, your smile will thank you!


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