Who should get Oralvital Testing?
Oravital testing is recommended for those who experience recurring or chronic oral health issues such as gum disease, bad breath (halitosis), or dental decay. It is also beneficial to proactively prevent oral diseases and maintain optimal oral health.
There are several compelling reasons why you should consider Oravital testing:
- Resolving persistent oral health issues: If you’ve been dealing with recurring or chronic oral health problems like gum disease, bad breath, or tooth decay that haven’t responded well to traditional treatments, Oravital testing can help pinpoint the specific bacteria responsible. By gaining this targeted insight, we can develop personalized treatment plans to effectively address the root cause of your oral health issues.
- Proactive preventive care: Taking a proactive approach to your oral health is key. Oravital testing allows us to analyze your oral microbiome, helping us detect potential bacterial imbalances even before symptoms arise. Armed with this knowledge, we can create preventive strategies to maintain optimal oral health and minimize the risk of future oral diseases.
- Customized treatment plans: With the results of Oravital testing, we gain valuable insights into the specific bacteria present in your mouth. This knowledge empowers us to design tailored treatment plans that precisely target the identified bacterial imbalances. By addressing the underlying cause of your oral health issues, we can achieve more effective and long-lasting results.
- Optimized oral hygiene routines: Oravital testing can guide you in optimizing your oral hygiene practices. By understanding the specific bacteria in your mouth, we can recommend targeted oral care routines and suitable products that support a healthy oral microbiome.
What to expect at my appointment?
Oralvital testing is painless and non-invasive. It can be completed in its own appointment or request a consultation & collection as a part of any other appointment.
Consultation & Saliva Collection
We’ll start with a friendly consultation to discuss your oral health concerns and collect a simple
Your saliva sample will be sent to a specialized laboratory for analysis. Using advanced microbial testing methods, they’ll identify specific bacteria present in your mouth.
Results & Personalized Treatment
Once we receive the results, we’ll explain the findings in a clear and friendly manner. Based on your unique oral health needs, we’ll develop a personalized treatment plan, which may include targeted therapies, oral hygiene instructions, and dietary recommendations.
Cost of Oravital Testing
While we cannot provide an accurate quote over the phone, we are committed to transparency and helping you understand the potential costs involved. After an initial oral exam, we can provide you with an accurate quote tailored to your insurance coverage, allowing you to determine your actual out-of-pocket expenses. For individuals without insurance coverage, the cost of Oravital testing typically falls within the range of $250 to $300.
Why does the cost vary?
The wide range in cost estimates for Oravital testing is due to various factors that influence the overall pricing. These factors may include:
1.Complexity of the oral health condition being addressed.
2.Extent and severity of bacterial imbalances in the oral microbiome.
3.Additional diagnostic procedures or consultations required.
As each individual’s oral health situation is unique, it’s essential to schedule a consultation with our experienced dental professionals. During the consultation, we will evaluate your specific needs, explain the testing process in detail, and provide you with a personalized treatment plan. This ensures that you receive an accurate quote for the Oravital testing tailored to your circumstances.
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to schedule an initial consultation & exam.
Your consultation will include an examination of everything from your teeth, gums and soft tissues to the shape and condition of your bite. Generally, we want to see how your whole mouth looks and functions. Before we plan your treatment we want to know everything about the health and aesthetic of your smile, and, most importantly, what you want to achieve so we can help you get there.
Frequently Asked Questions
Oralvital testing is a specialized oral health assessment that analyzes the oral microbiome to identify specific bacteria present in the mouth.
Oralvital testing provides valuable insights into the specific bacteria in your mouth, helping to identify bacterial imbalances and guide targeted treatment plans.
No, Oralvital testing is painless and non-invasive. It simply requires providing a saliva sample.
The process of oralvital testing typically takes a few minutes for sample collection, and the results are available within a few days to a couple of weeks.
Oralvital testing can identify specific bacteria associated with oral diseases, aiding in the diagnosis and targeted treatment of conditions such as gum disease or bad breath.
Oralvital testing is beneficial for individuals experiencing recurring oral health issues, those seeking proactive preventive care, and anyone interested in personalized oral hygiene approaches.
Yes, oralvital testing can help identify the underlying causes of bad breath, allowing for targeted treatment strategies to address the specific bacteria responsible.
The results of Oralvital testing provide insights into the specific bacteria present in your mouth, allowing for the development of personalized treatment plans that target bacterial imbalances.
Insurance coverage for oralvital testing may vary. It is recommended to check with your insurance provider to determine your specific coverage.
Yes, Oralvital testing can be performed during a routine dental check-up by collecting a saliva sample as part of the overall examination process.