Oral Evaluation, Cleaning Teeth, and Oral X-rays.
-80% of dogs and cats over the age of 3 years, have some degree of dental disease. It is important to be sure the oral cavity is kept heathly to prevent pain, as well as disease-causing bacteria, going from the mouth to other organs.
EKG monitor also monitors heart rate, respiration rate, and core body temperature.
Ultrasonic scaling on upper incisors.
Continued ultrasonic scaling.
Leslie is polishing the teeth to smooth out the enamel surface after cleaning.
Rinsing the mouth after polishing teeth.
Dr. Berry is using a probe to check for abnormal pockets between the gum and tooth.
A close-up of probing between the tooth and gum to check for abnormal pockets.
Leslie is getting ready to take x-rays of the teeth.
Oral evaluation, cleaning teeth and oral xrays
80% of dogs and cats over the age of 3 years have some degree of dental disease.It is very important to be sure
the oral cavity is kept healthy to prevent pain as well as disease causing bacteria going from the mouth to other organs.
As you place your curser over each picture, it will give an explanation of what is being done