Dentists & Dental Clinics
A dentist is also referred to as a dental surgeon. Dentists are health care practitioners, specializing in the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases and conditions related to oral cavity. Dentists practice dentistry in their specified areas called dental clinics. Dentists are expensive. Dentists usually carry out most dental treatments such as crowns and bridges, to braces, to dentures and root canal therapy among others including teeth extraction as well as performing examinations, taking radiographs (x-rays) and diagnosis. Dentists also can prescribe medications such as antibiotics and sedatives, even hypnotics and any other medication in the treatment of various conditions that arise in the head and neck.