Dental hygiene including brushing and flossing your teeth is very key to maintaining healthy teeth. Apart from that, one is required to have a dental exam done every six months in order to keep the teeth in good health. You may tend to wonder how much a dental exam or check-up will cost you and if you will be able to pay for it. Here are some information about your dental appointment cost, the different appointments and their costs that you are likely to incur. If you need help about a dental issue after a face surgery, like rhinoplasty, consult your doctor for your recovery.
Dental appointment cost : Different dental procedures
• General dental exam
• Tooth Fillings
For a single silver filing, the cost ranges from $50-$150.
For a single coloured resin filling, the cost ranges from $90-$250
• Tooth extraction
This involves removal of the tooth and can be done either surgically or by a non-surgical procedure.
A non-surgical procedure involving a gum erupted tooth costs between $70 and $300.
For surgical procedures that require anaesthesia, the cost ranges from $150 – $650.
Extraction of wisdom teeth costs between $70 and $200.
• Dental Crowns
Metal crowns of gold alloy cost between $600 and $2,500.
Porcelain fused to metal crown costs between $500 and $1,500.
• Teeth Braces
• Root canals
The costs depend on the number of teeth and can cost an average of $150 for a single tooth.