A general dentist or a people's dentist are the main providers of dental care to people of all ages. A people's dentist is the one who examines your teeth, treats your general conditions, and places a strong emphasis on oral health and hygiene. They help people avoid the progression of oral diseases.
Unlike specialists, a general dentist or people's dentists provide a myriad of services in one room:
They have proper medical training before they start practice in an office. A complete dental course is required to become a general dentist. They are required to hold a license to practice dentistry from state licensing boards. Some dentists have the initials D.M.D. (Doctor of Dental Medicine) following their names, while others have D.D.S. (Doctor of Dental Surgery). In addition to their training, some general dentists receive special training in particular areas—such as implant placement, cosmetic procedures, or other therapies.
One should visit a dentist every six months. However, it depends on your circumstances. If you face any irregularity, pain, or issue, visit a dentist immediately.
Our team of dentists leads by Dr. Ronald F. Jacob, D.M.D., offers you world-class dental care at Palm Coast, Florida.