General Dentistry

General dentistry involves your bi-yearly to annual checkups with your dentists to ensure good oral and dental health.

Checkup, Consultation and Treatment Planning

During your first visit to our dental hospital, your dentist will discuss with you if you have any current concerns and perform a general oral examination of your teeth. If your dentist or you feel that a more thorough evaluation is required for certain teeth or areas, an x-ray may be taken to investigate further to check under teeth surfaces and gums. At BIDH dental hospital in Bangkok, advanced digital x-ray imaging, intra-oral camera or other types of diagnositc units offers a more precision and accurate oral diangoses.

After making a diagnose (if any), your dentist draws up a treatment plan. The treatment plan provides you with various treatment options available for your specific case and is individualized.

Checkup General Dentist

BIDH dental hospital works by consultation and treatment system. This means that each portion of your dental needs is seen by and referred to a dental specialist for treatment. Our dentists are granted privileges for their specific area of expertises. They are able to perform dental treatments only in areas where they are qualified for, skilled and well experienced on. This ensures that all our patients at BIDH dental center receives proper and experienced dental care each time. You may therefore see different dentists during the same or at different visits, each dental specialist addressing each portion of your dental treatment needs.

If you know your work is complex, please do always feel free to approach our co-ordinators who are readily available to service you at all times.

Teeth Cleaning, Scaling and Polishing

Teeth Fillings
Professional teeth cleaning, scaling and polishing is recommended bi-annually or every 6 months to maintain your oral health and keep you smiling. Calculus and accumulated bacteria on teeth are common causes tooth decay or gum disease. During teeth cleaning, scaling and polishing with your dentist, hard tartar are scrapped off by scalers curettes. Your dentist polishes off stains on teeth surfaces by conventional brushing handpiece or air polishing by AirFlow® technology
Dental prophylaxis teeth cleaning, scaling and polishing normally takes just 30 minutes.

Dental Fillings

If you have teeth decay, your dentist removes the decay and dental fillings are done. There are two basic types of dental fillings :

  • Traditional Silver Amalgam Fillings
  • Composite Resin Tooth-Colored Fillings

Our dental hospital is an amalgam-free center and advocates the use of composite resin fillings or tooth-colored fillings for increased patient safety.

Many individuals now choose to replace their silver amalgam fillings with tooth-colored fillings for better aesthetics and to remove any unnecessary metal components. Additionally guidelines on the safe removal of amalgam fillings inclusive on the use of rubberdams and external oxygen source may also be opted at our dental hopsital.

Dental Fillings
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