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  • Robert Renger
    300 Points

    Renger Robert W DDS
    510 W 32nd St
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 260 Points

    2602 South Picher Avenue
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Ray Bollin, DDS 110 Points

    Bollin Ray DDS
    1007 East 32nd St. Suite 1
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 100 Points

    1710 East 32nd Street
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 70 Points

    2700 McClelland Boulevard Suite 308
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 40 Points

    1530 South Range Line Road
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 40 Points

    2530 South Maiden
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 30 Points

    2827 Arizona Avenue
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 20 Points

    21st Jackson
    Joplin, MO 64801
  • 20 Points

    614 East 32nd Street
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 20 Points

    1819 West 32nd Street
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 20 Points

    3202 McIntosh Circle
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 10 Points

    2630 South McCoy Avenue
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 10 Points

    3202 McIntosh Circle
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 10 Points

    2701 South Winfield
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 10 Points

    1030 South Forest
    Joplin, MO 64801
  • 10 Points

    825 North Moffet
    Joplin, MO 64801
  • 2700 McClelland Boulevard Suite 308
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 4315 South Jackson
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 2700 McClelland Boulevard
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 2700 McClelland Boulevard
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 2700 McClelland Boulevard
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 4660 Geneva
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 1627 West 26th Street
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 3115 Arizona Avenue
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 2602 Cunningham Avenue
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 2602 Cunningham Avenue
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 2700 McClelland Boulevard
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 2827 Arizona Avenue
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 908 East 7th Street
    Joplin, MO 64801
  • 2827 Arizona Avenue
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 2101 South Jackson Avenue
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 2614 South McCoy Avenue
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 4502 Cherry
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 2817 McClelland Boulevard Suite 123
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 2827 Arizona Avenue
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 3236 South Highland
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 1331 Northridge
    Joplin, MO 64801
  • 2710 South Picher Avenue
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 3731 Ferguson
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 1234 Crest Drive
    Joplin, MO 64801
  • 2827 Arizona Avenue
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 401 Split Rail
    Joplin, MO 64801
  • 2125 South Jackson Avenue
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 5059 McClelland
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 1530 South Range Line Road
    Joplin, MO 64804

Dentist Info

Dentist Summary:
Dentistry is the practice of taking care of teeth and gums. There are several specializations of dentistry such as oral surgery or periodontics. Dentists provide services such as general cleanings, cavity fillings and tooth caps.

Dentist FAQs:
What is a

Dentist

?
A Dentist is a health care professional qualified to practice dentistry, which is the science and art of preventing, diagnosing and treating diseases, injuries and malformations of the teeth, jaws and mouth.

General Dentistry is the only non-specialty field of Dentistry thereby, a general Dentist typically does not focus on any particular discipline within dentistry, and instead provides basic care within a variety of disciplines.

However, a general Dentist can, and often does, further his training in one or more specialty areas (such as surgery, endodontics, orthodontics, etc.). As a result, there can be a great deal of variation between the level of skill in different disciplines from dentist to dentist, however all dentists must achieve a certain degree of skill in various disciplines in order to graduate from dental school and earn licensure.

A General Dentist, unlike a specialist, can choose which services he will provide and which he will refer to specialists. If a general Dentist falls into the majority, he will perform restorative, prosthetic, routine endodontic therapy, routine periodontal therapy, and simple exodontia, as well as performing examinations. A general Dentist falling into the minority might feel comfortable treating more complex cases, as well as placing implants and extracting third molars (among many other procedures frequently referred to specialists).

What type of education or degrees does a Dentist need?
In most western countries, to become a qualified Dentist one must usually complete a minimum of 4 years of postgraduate study. Generally, 2 years of clinical experience working with patients in an educational setting are required to become a Dentist. One is considered a dentist and 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.

How often should I visit a Dentist?
It is recommended to visit the Dentist twice a year for a general cleaning and check-up.

How old does my child need to be to visit a Dentist?
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry recommends children first see the Dentist six months after their first tooth and no later than one year of age.

How do I find a Dentist in my city and state?
The Wellness.com directory will help you locate a Dentist in your local area. Select Dentist from the professionals menu and select the state that you are looking to locate a Dentist in. After you have located your state, find the city that you will need a Dentist in. Select the state and city and you will see a list of Dentists in your city and state.


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porcelain veneers, bridges, crowns, teeth cleaning, braces, orthodontics, Brite Smile, dental implants, restorative dentistry, teeth whitening, laminate, smile enhancement, cosmetic reconstruction, full mouth rehabilitation, cracked teeth, discolored teeth, stained teeth, non-metal ceramic crowns, metal free fillings, bonding technologies