Exploring The World Of DentistryExploring The World Of Dentistry

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Exploring The World Of Dentistry

Going to the dentist was always a bit of a thrill for me. I'm not quite sure if it was my mother's promise to pay me $5 for each cavity free visit or the awesome toys my dentist kept in the waiting room that led to my initial love of dentistry, but one thing is for sure. My early love of dentistry has helped me to maintain a healthy and beautiful smile throughout my entire life. I am convinced that the more we know about dentistry and how it can impact our lives, the more likely we will be to develop good oral hygiene habits. That is why I have decided to start this blog so that everyone can have access to the latest information in the world of dentistry.


Should You See A General Dentist Or An Orthodontist?

It is easy to confuse one for the other since both are dental specialists. Both offer dental services, but there are differences in their areas of specialization. Some who practice general dentistry also offer some orthodontic services. This does not mean that they are orthodontists. Who Is a General Dentist?  Typically, a general dentist will go through dental school, graduate, and obtain a license to practice dentistry. Once they have a license, general dentists can provide oral hygiene services such as root canals, crowns, tooth decay, teeth whitening, and bridges. Read More 

What You Need to Know Before Your First Root Canal

When you get the news you need a root canal, your initial reaction might be to panic. Root canals can be great to restore the health of your teeth, but chances are you are not keen on having the procedure done. Thankfully, root canals are not as terrible as you might believe. Here are some things you should know before your first root canal: You Should Not Experience Much Pain Read More 

Dental Implant Treatment: Regain Your Confident Smile Back

Undergoing dental implant treatment to fill up the gaps will bring your smile back. Several factors, including age, disease, and decay, can result in tooth loss. Each of them is a traumatic experience that may hurt your self-esteem. Fortunately, below are some tips on how dental implant treatment helps get your confident smile. Demystifying Dental Implants Dental implants are solid steel posts that are surgically inserted into the jawbone to replace a missing tooth. Read More 

4 Issues Dental Veneers Can Fix

Have you always wanted that perfect and even smile that all your favorite actors on TV have? They have likely had dental veneers installed at some point in their life to fix their smile so that it looks great. Here are some reasons why you can get dental veneers to fix your cosmetic problems  Conceal Imperfections Do you have cosmetic imperfections with your teeth? This includes teeth that are chipped, edges that are jagged, or odd discoloration that whitening doesn't seem to fix. Read More 

3 Facts About Dental Implants For Hesitant Patients

People lose their teeth for a number of different reasons. Tooth loss can occur due to decay, oral impact, or tooth extraction surgery. It's important that patients have missing teeth restored as soon as possible to protect their jawbones. Dental implants are a permanent solution for people who need tooth restoration. The dental implant procedure is a type of oral surgery, and some patients may be hesitant to commit to such a treatment. Read More