General Dentists

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Premier Practitioners

Dr. Samuel Cho

Dr. Samuel Cho

General Dentist
Fairfax, VA
Dr. Tal Kohn

Dr. Tal Kohn

General Dentist
Union City, NJ
Dr. Leora Walter

Dr. Leora Walter

General Dentist
New York, NY
Dr. Kiran Kapadia

Dr. Kiran Kapadia

General Dentist
Milton, ON

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A dentist is a medical professional who specializes in the care of the teeth, mouth, and gums. A dentist performs regular dental exams and cleanings in addition to providing services which may include cosmetic dentistry, gum disease treatment and root canal therapy. Also, a dentist can provide care to patients with conditions such as diabetes. In treating patients a dentist can also educate them on oral cancer screening, brushing and flossing, bruxism, teeth whitening, tooth bonding and porcelain veneers.

Dentists provide a range of services to their patients. These services include regular dental check-ups and cleanings, where they examine the teeth and gums, perform dental X-rays, remove plaque and tartar, and provide guidance on oral hygiene practices such as brushing and flossing. These preventive measures help to identify and address any potential oral health issues before they worsen.

In addition to preventive care, dentists also offer various treatments to address specific dental concerns. For example, they may perform cosmetic dentistry procedures like teeth whitening, tooth bonding, and the placement of porcelain veneers to enhance the appearance of teeth. Dentists are also skilled in treating gum disease, which involves the diagnosis and management of conditions such as gingivitis and periodontitis.

Furthermore, dentists can provide restorative dental treatments such as fillings, crowns, bridges, and dental implants to repair damaged or missing teeth. They may also perform root canal therapy to treat infected teeth and alleviate pain.

Dentists can play a role in managing oral health for individuals with certain medical conditions such as diabetes. They can provide specialized care and guidance tailored to the specific needs and considerations of these patients, helping to maintain their oral health while managing their overall health.

Moreover, dentists are trained to perform oral cancer screenings as part of routine dental exams. Early detection of oral cancer is crucial for successful treatment outcomes, and dentists play a vital role in identifying any suspicious lesions or abnormalities in the mouth.

Overall, dentists are skilled professionals who offer comprehensive oral healthcare services, including preventive care, restorative treatments, cosmetic procedures, and guidance on maintaining good oral hygiene practices. By providing education and personalized care, dentists contribute to the overall health and well-being of their patients.

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