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Frequently Asked Dental Questions

Below are some of the most frequently asked questions patients have about dentistry and oral health issues.  If you have any other questions, or would like to schedule an appointment, we would love to hear from you.

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Q: What is a general dentist (DDS or DMD)?

Q: How to find reputable Dentist?

Q: What are my dental Benefits paid by Insurance Company?

Q: What is tooth decay?

Q: How to prevent and treat tooth decay?

Q: Why Wisdom Tooth removal?

Q: How Do I Choose and Use a Toothbrush?

Q: How often should I brush and floss?

Q: Are amalgam (silver) fillings safe?

Q: How often should I have a dental exam and cleaning?

Q: How can I tell if I have gingivitis or periodontitis (gum disease)?

Q: Why is it important to use dental floss?

Q: What should I do if I have bad breath?

Q: How can cosmetic dentistry help improve the appearance of my smile?

Q: What are porcelain veneers and how can they improve my smile?

Q: What can I do about stained or discolored teeth?

Q: What are the primary forms of tooth replacement?

Q: How can I have a tooth restored?