In April DentaVox respondents shared their knowledge on various dental topics.

And today it’s time to look through the stats based on their answers to questions such as:

  • How many sets of teeth do humans usually have over an entire lifetime?
  • Why is the tongue important to the eating process?
  • When should children first visit the dentist?

 

children first dentist visit years old

 

nitrous oxide official name laughting gas anesthesia sedatation

 

main function incisors front teeth cut cop food

main goal of dentists giving patients surveys evaluate quality

 

myth fact poor dental health is linked to serious health conditions

 

halitosis medical term bad breath plaque buildup dental cavity

 

most valuable innovation dentistry using composite fillings zirconia tooth restorations

 

 

tongue importance in eating process helps swirling food pushes chewed food

 

 

medical questionnaires begore treatment main goal evaluate treatment

 

tooth loss inevitable part aging myth fact

 

 

toothbrushes should be replaced every month every month

 

which innovation brought valuable change dentistry local anesthesia laughing gas

 

 

which treatment require less tooth structure removed veneers crowns

 

 

best advertisement for dentists patient recommendetions social media

 

 

myth fact if caught early oral cancer is curable

 

 

precedes gum disease periodontitis gingivitis loose teeth oral cancer

 

 

which innovation brought more valuable change in dentistry d rpinters cad cam systems

 

 

material used dental bonding composite ceramic metal

 

 

worst advertisements for dentist pay social media tv shows newspaper

 

 

myth fact no two peoples teeth are identical

 

 

how much tooth surface you miss cleaning dont floss

 

 

which innovation brought valuable change dentistry tooth restoration machines

 

 

newest material making dental crowns ceramic zirconia metal

 

 

best action make patient relax explain treatment steps speak calmly anesthesia

 

 

myth fact amount bacteria average human mouth greater the entire population earth

 

 

how many sets teeth humans have over lifetime

 

 

innovation brought more value in dentistry electric toothbrush oral irrigator

 

 

which procedures usually precedes placing dental implants if jawbone insufficient jaw surgery bone grafting

 

worst actions dentist do to relax patients holding hand applying strong anesthesia sedatation

 

 

myth fact thumb sucking in children harms teeth