Dr. Zak is offering a Complimentary Prophylaxis Dental Cleaning to New Patients
When dentists use antibiotics? What type of antibiotics dentists use? What are the indication to use antibiotics in dentistry? According to the Center of Disease Control and Prevention more than 2 million people in the US are hospitalized and more than 23,000 die each year from superinfections caused by antibiotic resistant bacteria
How dentists make custom sports guards? Steps in fabrication of custom made mouthguard (sport guard) Step 1: Impression Taking. It is recommended that dentists produce casts from accurate maxillary and mandibular alginate impressions and a centric occlusion registration at approximately 5-mm opening anteriorly.
When your general dentist makes a diagnosis that your tooth needs a root canal treatment, there are many factors to consider if a referral to an endodontist should be made. If a referral is needed and the patient is in extreme pain, often times a procedure known as “open and med” may be performed by the general dentist.