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Comprehensive dental examination and cleaning (excluding X-rays). Not applicable with other promotions or previous services. Suitable for patients with healthy gums. Exclusions may apply for those with advanced periodontal disease. D1110, D0150.


Expecting a child is an exhilarating yet demanding journey, particularly for first-time mothers. While the anticipation of welcoming a new life is filled with joy, it also comes with its set of challenges.

Did you know that dental health plays a pivotal role during this period? Hormonal shifts during pregnancy can exacerbate certain dental issues, and there might be factors that could indirectly impact the health of your baby.

Eight Essential Dental Care Tips for Expectant Mothers:

1. Beware of Pregnancy Gingivitis

The surge in hormones can heighten the risk of gingivitis during pregnancy. Often termed "pregnancy gingivitis", this gum condition manifests as red, swollen, or tender gums.

2. The Threat of Periodontal Disease

Ignoring signs of pregnancy gingivitis can escalate to periodontal disease, which, in turn, could heighten the risk of pre-term labor and low birth weight babies. It's crucial to address gingivitis early to prevent its progression.

3. Pregnancy Tumors

Mothers-to-be with gingivitis or periodontal disease have an elevated risk of developing pregnancy tumors or pyogenic granulomas. Although non-malignant, these tumors can hinder regular eating or speaking patterns. Addressing underlying gum diseases is imperative to prevent such complications.

4. The X-ray Dilemma

Routine dental check-ups during pregnancy are advisable. However, even though X-rays emit minimal radiation, it's best to avoid them during this period unless absolutely essential, given the potential risks to the fetus.

5. Delay Extensive Dental Procedures

Major dental work during pregnancy isn't recommended. Lengthy procedures can cause discomfort and potential stress, affecting both the mother and the baby.

6. Brush Thrice Daily

Hormonal changes can make the mouth more bacteria-prone. It's suggested that pregnant women brush and floss thrice daily to combat this.

7. Adopt a Gum-friendly Diet

Dietary adjustments can fortify gum health. Ensure an intake rich in calcium, B12, and vitamin C.

8. Counter Morning Sickness

Morning sickness is an unwelcome aspect of many pregnancies. Warm water rinses or antibacterial mouthwashes can alleviate some of its effects. Using baking soda as a toothpaste substitute can also help, but always consult your obstetrician, especially if you have conditions like high blood pressure.

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