Becoming A Dental Professional

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”

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.

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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”