Prevention is about peace of mind – the kind that comes from knowing that you are proactively monitoring the health and wellness of the pets you love. Banfield would love to partner with you in the ongoing care of your pet.
Optimum Wellness Plans® are yearly packages of discounted services that make proactive pet health care easy and affordable.
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The dental cleaning procedure is an anesthetic procedure. During the procedure the teeth are cleaned both above and below the gum line. This removes any tartar and keeps the mouth healthy and pain free. This procedure is one of the best things that you can do for your pet’s long term health and comfort.
All Banfield hospitals run pre-anesthetic blood work the day of the procedure to make sure that the pet is healthy enough for the anesthesia. The dental cleaning is a same-day procedure. Your pet will need to be dropped off first thing in the morning and will go home that evening.
The cost of the procedure will vary depending on whether your pet needs any antibiotics, post-op pain meds, or any special procedures. If you have not used our hospitals before I recommend that you make an appointment with the hospital that you plan on using. This will allow you to meet the veterinarian that will be performing the procedure. They can also answer any questions that you have about the procedure at that time.
John Smith, DVMVeterinarian
Dr. John Smith is a graduate of LSU, Class of 1998. He has over 10 years of experience...
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