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The Benefits of Seeing a Dentist with Sedation

It’s natural for patients who are about to undergo a dental procedure to be somewhat apprehensive. The prospect of teeth being pulled or having a dentist’s instrument, like a drill or a pic, in one’s mouth may be enough to make a patient put off much-needed dental care. Patients like these should look for dentists…

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Dentist vs. Orthodontist: Who should you visit?

What’s the difference between a dentist and an orthodontist? Both dentists and orthodontists are knowledgeable and equipped to handle oral health problems. However, general dentists focus on maintaining oral wellness, and orthodontists specialize in aligning the teeth and jaw. Before people decide where they should set up their next appointment, they must determine what services…

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What’s the difference between a dentist and a dental surgeon?

The differences between a dentist and dental surgeon (usually called an oral surgeon) can be compared to those of a general doctor and a general surgeon. Many people visit their GP, or general practitioner, multiple times a year for check-ups, physicals, common illnesses, and minor injuries. However, if an injury requires surgery, your GP will…