What is Sedation Dentistry

Sedation Dentistry

The first thing we should cover is “What is sedation dentistry?” and “What is the difference between sedation and anesthesia?”

One of the first things that people think of when the dentist comes to mind is pain, so our first goal at Mint Dental is to make your visit as comfortable as possible.

Continue reading “What is Sedation Dentistry”

One in Six Americans Miss Work Due to Oral Health Issues, New Study Shows

Man patient at dental consultation dentist surgeryMissing Time Due to Oral Health Issues?

A new study has revealed just how damaging poor dental hygiene can be to workplace productivity.

According to a June 4 article in The Tennessean, the 2014 Delta Dental Oral Health and Wellbeing Survey recently found that approximately one in six Americans — 16% of the population — miss work due to dental health concerns each year. As a result, more than 164 million work hours are lost yearly. Continue reading “One in Six Americans Miss Work Due to Oral Health Issues, New Study Shows”