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Dentistry Decoded: Cleanings
What happens during a dental cleaning?
Dentistry Decoded: Exams
What happens during a dental exam?
Dentistry Decoded: Fillings
Getting a tooth filled? Here’s what to expect.
Dentistry Decoded: X-rays
Why get dental x-rays? Here’s what you need to know.
Dentistry Decoded: Scaling and Planing
Scaling and root planing is a straightforward procedure for treating gum disease. It may also be called a deep cleaning.
Dentistry Decoded: Specialists
General dentists aren’t the only kind of dentist. Learn the difference between an endodontist, a periodontist and more.
Dentistry Decoded: Root Canals
Need a root canal? Here’s what you can expect.
Dentistry Decoded: Teething Troubles
Got a teething baby? Here’s what to do and what not to do.
Dentistry Decoded: Nervous Habits
Some nervous habits are bad news for your teeth. Here’s why — and what you can do instead.
Dentistry Decoded: Senior Oral Health
Getting older increases your risk of certain dental problems. Here’s what seniors need to know to stay healthy.
Dentistry Decoded: Temperature Sensitivity
Are your teeth sensitivity to hot and cold? Find out what you can do to relieve the pain.
Brushing and flossing properly can help you maintain your healthy smile.
You know to brush and floss daily and visit the dentist regularly. Learn what else you can do to keep your teeth and gums looking their best.
Video quiz:Preventive dental care: Beyond the basics 55 KB
Tooth decay is one of the most common diseases in the world. It's caused by bacteria that live in the plaque that builds up on your teeth.
Ratoncito Pérez teaches kids how to floss, brush and more in this educational video!