General Dentistry

San Diego General DentistryWhat 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 San Diego area, please give our practice a call. We are Marcos Ortega DDS, and our general dentistry office is located at:

306 Walnut Ave., Suite 25
San Diego, California 92103

We practice General Dentistry in the city of San Diego. We provide general dentistry services to the greater San Diego area, which includes dentistry services for anyone in the cities of Hillcrest, Mission Hills, Mission Valley or Bankers Hill.

Give us a call at 619-295-4545 to schedule a general dentistry appointment in San Diego, or to ask questions about general dentistry.

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