Adult prophylaxis (professional tooth and gum cleaning performed on adults for the prevention of dental disease).
A thorough dental examination that includes evaluation of the teeth, gums and other soft tissues, an oral cancer screening, and evaluation of certain head and neck structures. Usually accompanied by diagnostic imaging (e.g. X-rays) of some sort.
Administration of sedative or anti-anxiety medication to a patient, by a route other than intravenous delivery into a vein.
Consultation with a physician or dentist other than the one who gathered the initial patient data (X-rays, etc.), in order to obtain an expert opinion about the patient's oral health status.