New patients experience
and comprehensive oral exam

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We believe your first visit to our West Kelowna dentist office should be extra special. When you enter our office, you will be greeted with a warm smile welcoming you to Health and Beauty Dentistry.

During your dental exam, we will take digital X-rays and photos to examine the health of your gums, tongue, and teeth. By also looking at your medical and dental history, we can identify what can affect your treatment plans. Evaluating your previous dental work will help us develop and suggest treatments.

We are now offering a NEW product for our NEW PATIENTS upon completing the new patient exam and first hygiene appointment.

Our new patients will receive a $100 value Oral-B Pro Sensitive Clean 2000 electric toothbrush along with a “kit” including 1 Crest Gum Detoxify toothpaste, 1 large bottle Crest mouth rinse and 3 Oral B Glide floss.


Here’s what to expect at your comprehensive exam:

We will listen to your concerns and take note of any health complications you may have. We will also be taking digital x-rays.
We will be taking digital X-rays and photos to see that status of your oral health. X-rays will help to detect cavities, decaying teeth, and the conditions of your gums.

Unlike film X-rays, digital X-rays emits less radiation and will allow us to zoom in the image. These capabilities of digital X-rays will help us explain abnormalities in your mouth.

During the oral screening, we will be focusing on your soft tissues. This include looking at your tongue, cheek, palette, and throat.

You can choose to opt-in for a quick and painless oral cancer screening that will scan for pre-cancerous and cancerous tissues.

Oral cancer can happen to anyone. Certain factors may put you at risk and identifying them early on is important. With a non-invasive device called the Velscope, we can detect any abnormal tissue in our mouth. Pre-cancerous tissues, if caught early, will also allow for a much more effective prognosis.

Many Canadians suffer from Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJ or TMD).

Symptoms of TMJ are not limited to pain in the chewing muscles, face, jaw, and neck. Patient can also suffer from migraines, headaches, poor posture, vertigo, and tinnitus.

At Health and Beauty Dentistry, Dr. Shauna Palmer offers many effective neuromuscular treatments. We have had much success with TMJ patients in the past.

Your bite affects the position of your jaws and teeth, however a malocclusion (commonly known as a “bad bite”) can have its overarching affects throughout the body. Bite adjustments are important towards treating headaches and redistributing your bite force.
Gum disease is the number one leading cause to tooth loss, bleeding gums, and gum. It can also cause bone shrinkage.

Studies have shown that sensitive gums may increase your risk of heart disease and stroke. This is due to your body’s vulnerability to plaque bacteria. Our periodontal exam can show the health of your gums and together, we can establish preventive care.

We will be looking closely at each tooth and crowding concerns you may have. When you’re teeth is straight, they’re easier to maintain. You’ll also have healthier gums.
At this part of your exam, we will discuss our findings with you. We will offer oral health education that will keep you motivated to maintain a healthy mouth.

To complete your New Patient Experience and trusted that you also finished you cleaning, your friendly dental hygienist will show you how to use and care for your new Oral B Toothbrush Pro 2000.

We want ensure that you go home feeling confident about your oral health and your at-home daily oral hygiene routine.

At the end of your exam, we hope you have plenty of questions! We will answer them to the best of our abilities and offer assistance with the next step of action.

Health and Beauty Dentistry – You deserve both!

At Health and Beauty Dentistry, we believe that your oral health is an important part of your wellness. Your wellbeing is our priority. Your comprehensive oral exam will help us develop a dental plan that’s right for you. We will then provide an estimate and schedule the next appointment for your next visit.

Now accepting new patients in West Kelowna

If you haven’t already, please book an appointment with Health and Beauty dentistry and see what commitment to you looks like in action.

We are a general dental office that focuses also on TMJ, cosmetic, and sleep apnea treatments in West Kelowna. Our practice believes that your oral health is an integral part of your wellbeing.

Interested in Health and Beauty Dentistry?

Contact or Find us at our West Kelowna Dental Office

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Healthy and Beauty Dentistry by Dr. Shauna Palmer
2446 Main Street
West Kelowna, British Columbia
V4T 1Z1

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Dental Office Hours:

Sunday Closed
Monday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Weekends and Holidays Closed

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