Judy hasn't been to the dentist in four years. The Doctors surprise Judy with a dental exam by dentist Dr. Carly Weiner, who uses a new, real-time, intra-oral camera to look deep into Judy's mouth and in between teeth and gums.
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Dr. Travis Stork: So your mom makes you go to the dentist but she never goes herself? Kids: Yeah. Dr. Travis Stork: Well, you know your wait is over because mom is right here and you probably thought you're coming here to get a little lecture about the importance of seeing the dentist, right? But we had something else in mind, so why don’t you get out up there. Female: All right. Dr. Travis Stork: Are you ready to go to the dentist? Female: I am now. Dr. Travis Stork: All right, well I want to introduce you to the dentist, Dr. Carly Weiner. Dr. Carly Weiner: Hi, nice to meet you, Dr. Travis Stork: And we're going to actually be going around and go ahead and take the throne because this is all about doing something that you haven't done in how many years? Female: Four years. Dr. Travis Stork: Four years. Dr. Carly Weiner: So why has it been so long? Female: Time flies. We have kids and there is a little scare factor from childhood. Dr. Carly Weiner: Do you think you would let me take a look with our new intraoral camera? Female: Yeah. Dr. Carly Weiner: Just something really slow to start out with. Dr. Travis Stork: And the reason it's so important to see your dentist regularly, and this is speaking from the perspective of an actor, people may think I just want to have pretty teeth but oral health is such an important element of overall health and you cannot keep your teeth and gums the way they need to be without the help of someone like Dr. Weiner. So let's show the world what four years can do without seeing the dentist. Dr. Carly Weiner: So I'm just going to have you lean your head back. This is going to be really easy. So I'm just going to have you open. So the first thing I'm looking for gingival inflammation and plaque though that we see that right in between the teeth. Dr. Travis Stork: That little build-up there? Dr. Carly Weiner: Yeah. Nobody want to see this this close-up but this is the way to tell. And if we wanted to scroll like this you can see it around the gum line all the areas of decay and all the areas of plaque, go right back to where I found. Dr. Travis Stork: Yeah. Now what is that color that green color is there any significance. Dr, Carly Weiner: So, I'll show you. We're going to put a different cap on this. This camera is actually really unique. It has something called a cavity detection device on it. Dr. Travis Stork: Oh, boy. Dr. Carly Weiner: It's one of the first cameras that can do this. So we're going to put it right over the tooth and I'll explain to you. So you'll see green colors and that's just healthy enamel and anywhere where there's a red or a brown color is just an alert for decay. So here's the first one, you'll notice all the green colors but you notice the brown in the middle. Let's look back here to these areas. Dr. Travis Stork: So does this to some extent replace x-rays? Dr. Carly Weiner: So, it doesn't replace them but it is a good indication for -- especially women that are pregnant or pediatric patients, they can't go though x-rays all the time. It's a really good indication to use. So it's not positive that you have decay but it's a great alert for decay especially since we haven’t taken x-rays on you yet. And that's another thing I wanted to offer. If you trust me enough I'd like to offer you a complimentary visit to our office. Female: Thank you so much. Dr. Travis Stork: So we want to thank you for seeing the dentist. Thank you girls for encouraging your mom to come over and do this.

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