Posts Tagged ‘ your dental health ’

Pacemakers

  Pacemakers are lifesavers in cardiac care, but when it comes to dentistry, you must take special precautions. Patients with pacemakers or similar cardiac devices can still visit the dentist. When you arrive for your appointment, tell your dentist and hygienist about your device immediately. Since pacemakers use electrical impulses to help the heart stay […]

Dentist Certifications

  You may have noticed that your dentist has a few letters after his or her name when listed professionally. What do all those letters mean? The most common, that all dentists possess, is their dental school degree. This will be either D-M-D or D-D-S. Both degrees follow the same curriculum, and it’s usually a […]

Dental Specialists

  Over the course of your dental treatment, you may be referred to a specialist. Learn about the different types of dental specialists in this informative video from Dr. Richard Caron.