General Dentistry

Categories: General Dentistry

General Dentistry in Monkton What is ‘ General Dentistry ‘? Here are a couple definitions, found from around the web:

The World Health Organization defines General Dentistry as “the science and art of preventing, diagnosing and treating diseases, injuries and malformations of the teeth, jaws and mouth”.

According to Wikipedia :

A dentist is a healthcare professional qualified to practice dentistry after graduating with a degree of either Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD), Bachelor of Dentistry (BDent), Bachelor of Dental Science (BDSc), or Bachelor of Dental Surgery/Chirurgiae (BDS) or (BChD) or equivalent.

In most western countries, to become a qualified dentist one must usually complete at least 4 years of postgraduate study. Generally, 2 years of clinical experience working with patients in an educational setting are required.

If you have a need for General Dentistry in the Monkton area, please give our practice a call. We are Hereford Dental Health, and our general dentistry office is located at:

16928 York Rd
Monkton, Maryland 21111

We practice General Dentistry in the city of Monkton. We provide general dentistry services to the greater Parkton area, which includes general dentistry services for anyone in the cities of Sparks, Hereford or White Hall.

Give us a call at 410-357-0099 to schedule a general dentistry appointment in Monkton, or to ask questions about general dentistry.