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Dental Troubleshooting / Second Opinion
It is incredibly important that people meet with a dentist for routine visits. Whether you see a local dentist when it suits you or you regularly meet with a family dentist, checkups and exams are crucial when it comes to monitoring your overall dental health and determining what additional services you may need. A lot can happen between visits, even if you take care of your teeth and gums regularly at home as well. This is part of the reason why it is so highly recommended that people of all ages visit a dentist about once every six months. New data gathered from your checkup may indicate that you need some dental work done. Also, if you see the same dentist relatively frequently, they will have accurate dental records, which can help inform the course of action should an oral condition arise.
Needing dental work is not at all uncommon, and such procedures are undertaken and performed successfully every day. But if you need any major work done, it is wise to seek a second opinion. Why is that?
If you see the same dentist fairly often, they will certainly be well acquainted with your mouth, teeth, gums and your overall dental health. They may be the best person for the job, but they may not always see every option because they know you so well, too. Every mouth is different, meaning that each dentist will have experience based on the patients that they have had in the past. Seeing another dentist for a second opinion can help bring new experiences to the table and can help to further inform your treatment plan. Alternatively, if you do not have a regular dentist, it still helps to get a second opinion, and for similar reasons. One dentist may believe differently than the other and may inspire you to dig deeper into what options you have available to you, leading you to find a treatment option that fits you best. Additionally, one dentist may have suggestions, different equipment or even different training that may make them better suited to perform a specific procedure. If the two dentists you consult happen to agree, then you and your acting dentist can feel more confident moving forward with whatever procedure you need to undergo.
If you are looking for a dentist in the Financial District who can give you a reliable second opinion, then you can call us here at Azar Implant Dentistry to set up a visit with Dr. David E. Azar. Dr. Azar provides services such as basic preventative care, dental fillings, gum treatment, dental crowns and caps, bridges and dentures, dental implants, root canal therapy, veneers, tooth whitening and much more. Dr. Azar also takes over 80 hours of continuing education courses each year in order to stay on top of recent developments and treatments in the field, so you know you will be getting a quality opinion here at our Financial District dental office. Whether you need dental work completed or whether you are just looking for a second opinion, Dr. Azar will use his years of experience and his knowledge regarding the latest dental advancements and technology in order to give you a well-informed dental opinion no matter what general or cosmetic dental work you are looking to get done.