Are you suffering from dental problems and not sure which dentist to visit? ?? You have not good experience with your previous dentist ? ?? Your regular dentist is not working or shifted to another city and you are looking for the best dentist in town? ??

There are many reasons for which patients look for a better dentist for their dental problems. This is our small effort to help patients so they find the best dental clinic for all dental problems.

Following Things Should be Checked

The following things should be checked if you are looking for the best dental clinic in the city.

Education qualification:-

All dentists are good and perform treatments to their capacity. Master degree holder ( MDS ) in particular subject/treatment always holds an edge over general dentists. As they are trained exclusively for a particular subject for 3 more years and have expertise in treatment. Also most of the time, MDS specialists are well versed with the latest technology and techniques, which general dentists may lack.
Our recommendation is always to look for a specialist dentist over a general dentist.

Experience:-

There is an unwritten rule in the medical field that, more the experience of a doctor more efficient and effective his treatment is. And it is true to some extent. Experience always plays a big role in diagnosis and treatment. But this is half true, the medical field is changing rapidly. With advanced techniques and technology, treatment protocols are changing for better treatment outcomes. The dentist who adopts these new technologies and techniques is always preferred. He should have updated knowledge and should be adopted to new technologies. Experience and knowledge are a great mixture of excellence.

So my tip for selecting the best dentist is:- Always prefer your dentist who has the experience, who uses the latest equipment, who has modern techniques to treat.

Reviews:-

The patient should trust the dentist for his excellence to deliver perfect treatment. Trust is built by hearing and reading about the reviews of other patients and listening to the experiences of friends and relatives. Always read reviews about the dentist before visiting for consultation. Many patients nowadays, share their experiences online to guide others about selecting the best dentist in the city.
These reviews help others to choose the best among all dentists. There are many platforms where patients write reviews.

So my next tip for selecting the best dentist is:-

Read all reviews, blogs, and all information about dentists prior to visiting the clinic.

Clinic staff and sterilization protocol:-

Due to the COVID pandemic, everyone is very conscious of sterilization and hygiene. As dentistry is related to the mouth and teeth, it is at high risk.

Tip for selecting the best dentist is:-

The clinic should be clean, hygienic and should follow a strict standard protocol for sterilization. It’s beneficial for both dentists as well as patients.

Advanced technology & machinery:-

Machines make life easy and comfortable. The same thing is applied in the medical field. With recent advances, dentistry is changing rapidly. Now dentists have digital x rays, microscopes for routine and complex endodontic treatments, rotary headpieces, newer file systems, rubber dams. Etc etc. These machines and equipment make dental treatments more convenient and results are more predictable, sustainable.

The next Tip for selecting the best dentist is:-

Always look for a dental clinic that is equipped with advanced machinery. And the dentist is well trained to use these newer technologies. It makes sure, the patient gets excellent, long-term sustainable treatment.

Referrals from relatives and friends:-

We often discuss among our family, relatives, and friends about their experience of dental treatment. And most of them always recommend their dental clinic where they got good experience of treatment.

Tip for selecting the best dentist is:- Discuss among your family and friends about your dental problems. You may find good suggestions from the discussion. Which helps you to find the best dental clinic in the city.


About Author:

Dr.Rohit Joshi

Dr. Rohit Joshi is a renowned Dentist in Pune and has more than 7 years of experience in the field of dentistry. He is Mastered in conservative dentistry and endodontics. He also specializes in single visit painless root canal treatment and aesthetic dentistry. He is always contributing his knowledge of dentistry through his blog. Learn More about Dr. Rohit Joshi.