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Pregnant woman oral examination

Last update date October 28, 2020

Let's receive pregnant woman dental health examination to you who become mom from now on!

For lack of change of hormone balance and toothbrushing due to morning sickness, gingiva becomes easy to swell up when we become pregnant and is in a condition to be easy to become cavity. Possibility that frequency of the premature birth, low weight child childbirth increases is reported by severe periodontal disease.

Health condition in mouth of mom greatly influences born baby.

Let's receive dental health examination as much as possible in pregnancy from 12 weeks to 27 weeks!

Consultation eligible people

It is pregnant woman with resident registration in Yokohama-shi

The consultation number of times

By the end of gestational period once (free)

Grant of consultation ticket

Pregnant woman dental health examination consultation ticket enters medical examination ticket file handing with mother and child health handbook.

Medical examination expense

Free of charge

Consultation medical institution

We can receive medical examination with "pregnant woman dental health examination conduct medical institution" (appoint) in the city.

※After checking the following conduct medical institution list, please make a reservation.

List of pregnant woman oral examination conduct medical institutions (the city 18 distinction)
○Aoba Ward (PDF: 220KB) ○ Asahi Ward (PDF: 214KB) ○ Izumi Ward (PDF: 179KB) ○ Isogo Ward (PDF: 182KB) ○ Kanagawa Ward (PDF: 205KB)
○Kanazawa Ward (PDF: 146KB) ○ Konan Ward (PDF: 141KB) ○ Kohoku Ward (PDF: 228KB) ○ Sakae Ward (PDF: 122KB) ○ Seya Ward (PDF: 121KB)
○Tsuzuki Ward   (PDF: 217KB) ○ Tsurumi Ward (PDF: 149KB) ○ Totsuka Ward (PDF: 196KB) ○ Naka Ward (PDF: 209KB) ○ Nishi Ward (PDF: 188KB)
○Hodogaya-ku (PDF: 191KB) ○ Midori Ward (PDF: 135KB) ○ Minami Ward (PDF: 187KB)

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Consultation method

You contact conduct medical institution, and please reserve pregnant woman dental health examination.

At reservation time, we recommend the Consultation hours of obstetrics medical institution as much as possible.

Medical examination contents

Dentist examines having cavity or not, having calculus or not, having gingival inflammation or not by ocular inspection and performs dental health guidance based on medical examination result. We do not perform X-ray examination.

Belonging at the time of consultation

○ Pregnant woman oral examination consultation ticket

○ Mother and child health handbook

○ Patient's card Shinryo-ken of Obstetrics and gynaecology


※ When treatment is necessary, as a result of medical examination, it costs treatment with medical insurance costs.

※ Person transferred to in the suburbs cannot use consultation ticket.

※ Other than the conduct medical institution, consultation ticket is not available.
We do not refund expense when we received dental health examination without receiving grant of consultation ticket.

※ During period when consultation ticket is available, it is chisel during gestational period. As you cannot use after the childbirth, please be careful.

As a result of pregnant woman dental health examination

More than 10000 pregnant women are consulted every year. In 2017, 10,492 people (36.7% of pregnant women) were consulted.

○46% of whole, "gingiva with inflammation" (76%), "with calculus" (75%) were seen toward three of four, and "person with cavity" was result that was approximately similar to last year.
○"Person who received dental health examination regularly" was 39%, and, in comparison with 2013, increase of 7% was seen at periodical consultation rate.
○"Person who used interproximal cleaning tool" was 50%, and, in comparison with 2013, increase of 8% was seen at utilization of interproximal cleaning tool.

Change of pregnant woman oral examination consultation rate and consultation result
 The H25 yearThe H26 yearThe H27 yearThe H28 yearThe H29 year
①Consultation rate31.8%35.3%35.2%35.6%36.7%
②Ratio of person with cavity52%51%49%48%46%
③Ratio of person with gingival inflammation72%74%74%75%74%
④Ratio of person receiving dental health examination regularly32%33%36%36%39%
⑤Ratio of person using interproximal cleaning tool42%45%46%49%50%

②-⑤ is ratio of people who received pregnant woman oral examination.

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Child and Youth Bureau child welfare Health Department child family section

Telephone: 045-671-2455

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