Category: Talk To The Dentist Podcasts

TTTD026 – Dental X-rays – Do I really need them? How often should they be taken?

Click play above or right-click here to download. No one wants unnecessary x-rays. It is good practice to take them only as often as necessary. But how often is that? And why are so many being taken if you have

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TTTD025 – Facing Overwhelming Dental Problems? Strategies to Help You Cope

Click play above or right-click here to download. If you’ve been away from the dentist for a while, you know how dental problems can grow. When you do get in for an exam, you may be presented with a treatment

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TTTD024 – Removable Partial Dentures – Why We Don’t Love them, But try and live with them!

Click play above or right-click here to download. Partial dentures are the unloved stepchild of dentistry. Patients often have problems with them and dentists dislike them. Yet they are made by the thousands every day. Why is this procedure so

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023 – Choices in Crowns – What’s Available, What Looks Best , What’s Strongest

Click play above or right-click here to download. Often, when a crown is needed, the dentist will give you a list of types of crowns you can get: all gold, all metal, porcelain fused to gold, porcelain fused to nonprecious

022 – A Career in Dental Assisting – an interview with Jennifer about what assistants do, what training you need and what it takes to become one

Click play above or right-click here to download. Everyone knows what a Dental Assistant Does right? She (usually) is the one who uses that sucker thing in your mouth. What kind of job is that? How boring. Well actually, Dental

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021 – Extractions -What you need to know before getting a tooth removed

Click play above or right-click here to download. Nobody looks forward to getting a tooth removed (unless it’s been keeping you up all night!), but it is a procedure most of us will face at some point. Here are some

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020 – Tooth Erosion – A new Epidemic – Different than decay – Can destroy your teeth even if you think you are careful | Port Orange Dentist | Sedation Dentist |

Click play above or right-click here to download. Erosion. Few people know about it, not many dentists talk about it, yet it is destroying more and more teeth every year. Even if you have good hygiene, don’t eat excessive sweets

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019 – Implants to Replace a Single Missing Tooth – Are Implants best for a single missing tooth? What is it like to have this done? Port Orange Implant dentist | Port Orange dentist |

Click play above or right-click here to download. So let’s say you have, through good habits and good genetics, kept all your teeth, except for one. That unlucky tooth had an unsuccessful root canal treatment and had to be extracted.

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018 – 3D X-Rays – Our Latest Hi Tech Tool to Improve Comfort and Diagnostic Accuracy

We have just invested in a radical advance in dental imaging – 3D XRays. We can now look 360 degrees around a tooth to examine it for bone disease, root canal problems, available bone for implant placement, fractures and more.

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017 – Talk To The Dentist – Implants for Denture Users

Click play above or right-click here to download. Implants are often promoted in dental advertising, and they certainly revolutionized dentistry. One of the most common uses is for people who have complete dentures (no natural teeth). For these people, implants

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