Understanding Basic Dental Terms
Do you remember the last time you visited the dentist? As you sat their patiently in the dental chair, you probably heard a stream of terms and references that you think had something to do with your teeth. But what does it all mean?
Remember, whatever you hear, it’s all about you and your oral health. At Dentistry by Dr. Kaplansky, we believe that knowledge is power because it allows you to be an informed, active participant in your dental care.
So here’s a mini-glossary to provide a bit of information about some of the dental terms you’re most likely to hear in your dentist’s office.
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