Smile Check

At Aston Clinton Dental Clinic we endeavour to provide you with the best possible care and advice.

A very useful technique to highlight any current concerns or confidently communicate long term dental and oral health goals, is to do a quick Smile Check.

The information gathered from Smile Check is also invaluable in providing a very good starting point in assessment of current and future Dental and Oral Health.

Are you happy with the appearance of your teeth?

Are you able to chew your food properly?

Do you worry that you may have bad breath?

Do your gums bleed when you brush or floss?

Do you have an unpleasant taste in your mouth?

Is your tongue discoloured or “ furry”

Do any of your teeth feel loose?

Are you aware of your teeth having changed position?

Have you noticed any persisting red or white or sore patches around the mouth?

Would you like a whiter and brighter smile?

Are your teeth sensitive to hot, cold or sweet foods?

Do you find it difficult to clean your teeth and observe good Oral Hygiene?

Do you feel you clench and grind your teeth or do your teeth feel rough or chipped?

Do you suffer any jaw ache, neck ache, jaw joint problems (clicking/popping) or muscle problems around the head and neck area?

Are you abnormally nervous or have pathological phobia about dental treatment?

Would you like advice regarding anything else?