Why Choose Honest Tooth Dental Care: A Closer Look at Our Comprehensive New Patient Examination

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When it comes to dental care, choosing the right dental practice is crucial for maintaining good oral health. At Honest Tooth Dental Care, we understand that the foundation of excellent dental care begins with a thorough and detailed new patient examination. We go the extra mile to ensure that your initial visit is not only informative but also comfortable, helping you visualise your oral health and the necessary treatments using cutting-edge technology. In this blog post, we will delve into why you should consider Honest Tooth Dental Care for your dental needs, with a particular focus on our comprehensive new patient examination process.

The Importance of a Comprehensive Examination

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A comprehensive new patient examination is the first step towards understanding your unique dental needs and creating a customised treatment plan. At Honest Tooth Dental Care, we dedicate at least 45 minutes to meticulously assess your oral health, including the soft tissues, gums, and teeth themselves. This extended time allows us to pay close attention to detail, ensuring no aspect of your oral health goes unnoticed. We may use this time to provide you with a clean and polish of your teeth to help you remove any mild staining or calculus (tartar) build-up. 

Choosing Honest Tooth Dental Care

Full Oral Health Assessment:

Our experienced and dedicated dentists take the time to examine every aspect of your oral health. We assess the condition of your teeth, looking for any signs of decay, damage (such as wear), or need for repair or replacement of existing restorations. We also thoroughly inspect your soft tissues and gums to check for signs of gum disease, infections, or abnormalities. This holistic approach enables us to provide you with a comprehensive understanding of your oral health.

State-of-the-Art Imaging Equipment:

Honest Tooth Dental Care is committed to staying at the forefront of dental technology. We utilise the latest imaging equipment to capture detailed X-rays, allowing us to see beneath the surface and identify any potential issues that may not be visible during a standard examination. This modern equipment enhances our diagnostic accuracy and helps in early detection and prevention of dental problems.

Intraoral Camera for Patient Visualisation:

One of the unique features of our new patient examination process is the use of an intraoral camera. This small, handheld camera enables us to show you exactly what we see inside your mouth. This real-time visualisation helps you better understand your dental condition and any areas that may need attention. It also allows for more effective communication between you and our dental team, ensuring you are well-informed and comfortable with the recommended treatments.

Customised Treatment Plans:

After our comprehensive examination, we work with you to create a personalised treatment plan that addresses your specific dental needs. We take the time to discuss treatment options, their benefits, and potential risks, ensuring that you are an active participant in your oral health decisions.


At Honest Tooth Dental Care, we take pride in our commitment to providing exceptional dental care and attention to detail. Our comprehensive new patient examination process, which includes a thorough assessment of soft tissues, gums, and teeth, along with the use of the latest imaging equipment and intraoral camera technology, sets us apart in the field of dental care.

Choosing Honest Tooth Dental Care means choosing a dental practice that values your oral health and your understanding of it. We believe that well-informed patients make the best decisions regarding their dental care. If you want a dental experience that combines cutting-edge technology, expertise, and compassionate care, Honest Tooth Dental Care is the right choice for you. Your smile is our priority, and we are here to help you maintain it for a lifetime.

About Honest Tooth Dental Care – Based on the Lower North Shore of Sydney, situated between St Leonards and Crows Nest, Honest Tooth Dental Care provides a Boutique and curated experience to oral healthcare. We pride ourselves on our patients receiving personalised care, from a dentist who they are able to form a lasting collaboration with.