Benefits of digital radiography for the dentist’s office include improved comfort of intra-oral (photos taken inside the mouth) X-rays, and less cranial exposure to radiation. Digital images are also easily stored on a computer and can be transferred to different dentists or orthodontists for referrals. Overall digital radiography has been beneficial for both dental providers and patients.
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When Dentists use antibiotics? How much to use? What type of antibiotic is best for the dental patients? About 10% of outpatient antibiotics prescriptions are prescribed by dentists which equates to approximately 25.6 million per year. And it has been estimated that 30-50% of the scripts written by dentists were not necessary. As a result, dentists need to familiarize themselves with instances and conditions that warrant antibiotic...
When Mouth Guards in Sports should be worn? The immediate answer is contact sports. Well that answer is correct. However, when you think about it a bit more, you will come to the conclusion that all sports are associated with injuries and those injuries can also include damage to the teeth, mouth and surround/supporting soft tissue.