When people hear the word dentist, they immediately think of pain and, “how much is this going to cost me?” Most people tend to shy away from the dentist because of these factors. However, when it comes to Dr. Trakhtman and the staff at Rt1 Dental, they take dentistry above and beyond by ensuring patient needs and concerns. Dr. Trakhtman’s motivation stems from wanting to change peoples’ lives by providing an outlet where their cosmetic desires are met, as well as providing comfort and affordability. The team at Rt1 Dental focuses on quality of care by implementing the latest treatment techniques. A hygienist is known for cleaning plaque off all surfaces of the teeth and gums and teaching patients how to floss properly.
Q: Any advice for Rookie dental assistants? A: dentist treat their assistants like glorified slaves but once you work with them well you will feel like a part of the team its really great to create that bond. Q: what is it like to be a dental assistant? A: your experience depends on the dentist you work with, I was lucky enough to get a really patient and understandable dentist. Q:what should I expect going into that career path?
Someday I might become a dental hygienist because they make a lot of money. Along with, educating patients about the importance of oral health. In a general dentist’s office the dental hygienist plays an important role, such as educating patients on the importance of maintaining good oral hygiene and preventive oral care. These practices include, brush and floss their teeth correctly, select the correct type of toothbrush for their teeth. They also inform patients on how to maintain a good diet to improve their dental and gum health.
Nora is responsible for selling the Philips Oral Healthcare Product Portfolio to dental professionals to dispense or use during patient care. An important part of Nora’s job is to fully understand the science and clinical significance behind the Sonicare power toothbrush, Zoom whitening and oral care products to be more efficient on this competitive market. She is also responsible for direct business-to-business selling and providing up-to-date information to dental professionals on the details of professional products. Her primary responsibilities are encouraging professional product usage, recommending certain brands that are most often recommended (MOR), and meeting or even exceeding sales goals. Nora is obligated to manage sales expenses responsibly during
Baccalaureate and master’s degree may be considered by university dental hygiene programs, mainly needing at least two years of further schooling (Education Training). Preceding to operating on patients, students are educated on diseased teeth using mannequins, plastic models or extracted teeth. In addition, trainer students must treat patients in all specialties of dentistry before they can receive a degree (703).Their are two precise parts encounter with education when entering dental school; didactics and techniques. The didactic courses accomplish education from the head and neck of the human body. Some courses insist on human anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, oral histology and pathology.
The need for teeth whitening may arise due to a variety of causes, including poor oral hygiene, consumption of certain drinks and foods, chewing tobacco, and even aging. Whatever the cause of discoloration may be, skilled dentists in Tysons Corner at SmilePerfectors can help individuals achieve brighter and whiter
The idea of being involved in the field of dentistry has reinforced the idea of promoting proper oral hygiene not just within myself, but with others too. It intrigues me to learn about the various diseases and conditions that can manifest without proper care taken off a person’s teeth. I think people underestimate the power and overall importance of brushing, and flossing of the teeth on a regular basis. The short time I’ve spent under Ms. Lopez has help emphasize the importance of knowing the anatomy and physiology aspect of the teeth. The knowledge I obtained from shadowing, and numerous hours of online research has help convey to me knowledge on how to better prevent oral
Working with Frankie gave me a sense of the importance of a dental hygienist at a dental clinic. There are many dentists that don 't employ dental hygienists because they do their own hygiene work. However, I feel that a dental hygienist can be a valuable asset, especially when they help build a strong relationship with the patients. This way, the dentist can deal with the other important issues that may arise that require more invasive
Having a good trust with you patient is helpful and it makes them more comfortable. For example, in my observation in Jewish General Hospital, I saw an extraction and I learned that the patient would always give a sign to the dental assistant if ever he needed the saliva injector and she would constantly use the saliva injector because it made the patient more comfortable. Even if it was every minute, she would still give what the patient what he wanted because it shows that he trusted her and he was comfortable that way. Constantly asking if the patient is okay also shows how the dental assistant
In Eritrea typically oral hygiene is very poor, this is often due to the lack of Oral Health Education and inadequacy of professionals to educate the public. Throughout my work experience in Eritrea I saw many patients with poor oral hygiene resulting in periodontal disease and ultimately leading to loss of teeth. This placement inspired me and increased my determination to take this career path, as each time I witnessed patients with such problems I was left feeling very sympathetic and compassionate toward them. When I saw them being treated and relieved from their pain, I was left feeling pleased as I felt this was a great accomplishment this has led me to one day hope to open my own practice in Eritrea. This will allow me to make a change by educating the people on how to maintain good oral hygiene and provide suitable