Have you ever been struggling with a career choice? Or you have a son or daughter trying to figure out what they’d like to do with their lives? In both cases, becoming a dental professional has a lot of benefits! At Mint Dental we are pretty biased, but we love what we do and encourage others to pursue this path if they are interested!
Weather you’d like to become a family dentist, a dental assistant, or a specialist we’ve outlined the steps it will take in the article below! Continue reading “Becoming A Dental Professional”
For many people, going to the dentist is something they do not enjoy.
Some people fear a painful experience, others are uncomfortable with someone around their teeth, but maybe the largest group of people simply don’t like the cost of dentistry.
In this article we cover five reasons behind the cost of dental care.
Continue reading “Why is Dentistry so Expensive?”
Just like any other industry, there are some questions that just get answered over and over again.
Dentistry is no different. In fact, there may be more in the dental field because it is something people tend to avoid and put off.
In this article we’ll address four of the most common dental questions that we get on a day to day basis!
Continue reading “Four Common Dentistry Questions”
When you walk into a dental office you normally don’t sit down with your dentist right off the bat. Normally you see the receptionist, then the dental assistant. Only after that will you see the actual dentist.
The dental assistant is an invaluable bridge between the dentist and their patients. This makes selecting an assistant a very big declension here at Mint Dental, one which we take very seriously.
Continue reading “The Importance of a Dental Assistant”
Dentistry isn’t probably something that is top of mind when you find out you’re pregnant. After all, you have a LOT on your mind.
When faced with an addition to your family dentistry can take a back seat, right?
However, pregnancy does increase a woman’s chance for several common oral health issues that you should be aware of.
We want to discuss three specific issues that we see quite often with pregnant women so hopefully you can avoid them! Continue reading “Dentistry During Pregnancy – Three Things You Should Know”
If you ask the average person they probably would say that they don’t enjoy going to the dentist.
Dentists actually are pretty understand on this. Not only do dentists tend to work very close to a patient, the light is bright, and lets face it, some of the tools we use are rather, sharp.
At Mint Dental we’d like to alleviate some of the discomfort that comes from a visit.
Continue reading “5 Common Dental Instruments – Names and Functions!”
Most of us know that we should visit the dentist every six month for routine deep cleaning procedures. It’s something that is often told to us from a very young age.
What many might not know is there are actually different specialties inside the dental professional that spend extra time and further their education past the normal degree.
Continue reading “The Six Types of Dental Specialists”