Dentistry is the medical branch that deals with the examination, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of various diseases of the oral cavity, mostly regarding dentition, but also the oral mucosa and other adjacent structures and tissues in the maxillofacial area.
Doctors specialized in dental care in Dubai provide expert diagnosis and treatment solutions for both common and more complex problems with dentition, gums or other tissues in the oral cavity. Some of the medical services offered include surgical and non-surgical dental extractions, implant supported prosthesis mounting, oral prophylaxis procedures, root planning, restorative necessary or cosmetic procedures, such as fillings, teeth whitening, gum disease treatment, fluoride treatment, endodontics, root canal treatment and dental implanting. There are also specific dental pediatrics services offered by some of these doctors, such as pulpotomy, fillings, narrow arches and cross bites correction and fluoride sealants application, among many others. All of the specialists in the dental field use only the latest technologies in medical equipment, like intraoral cameras and digital dental radiography for achieving the best results in any type of condition they are treating. Most services are available with an appointment made prior to your consultation, but you also have options in the case you have any type of dental emergency.
It is important to go to the dentist not only when you have any problems, but also for preventive regular checkups usually every six months if did not have any problems before with your teeth or gums or more frequently if you suffer from specific conditions. The doctors specialized in dental care are able to recommend when you need to have your next checkup and what routine services you might need, depending on how good your oral health is. During the regular examinations, the dentist will check all your teeth, gums and the entire mouth area and will ask you about your general health and about any problems you might have had with your dentition or gums since your last visit, and also will give you important advice on diet and teeth cleaning habits, depending on the problems he notices. If the doctor notices cavities, buildup or stains on your teeth, he or she might recommend the necessary procedures for solving your problems. Fillings for repairing any possible holes, scale polishing for removing tartar deposits or whitening procedures that can help you make your teeth brighter and a few shades lighter might be suggested, according to your needs.