Dental IQ – February 2011

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Dental IQ – February 2011

Regular dental visits and a scrupulous home hygiene program can keep your breath fresh and your smile sweet! How's your DIQ –

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Dental Intelligence Quotient?

Take our quiz and find out…
1) With CEREC Computerized Fillings and crowns there are:

a) No gaggy impressions

b) Only one visit needed

c) No laboratory involve

d) All of the above

2) Teeth whitening is the nr. 1 requested dental service by patients and:

a) Is only for young people's teeth

b) Is costing well over R2000

c) Only last a few months

d) Tray whitening is the most popular option

3) Teeth grinding affects many people world wide and is responsible for:

a) Chipping and breaking of dental crowns and veneers

b) An old, ‘worn-down' look

c) Cracks in enamel of teeth

d) All of the above


No matter what your score, just remember to brush, floss and rinse, and never share your toothbrush! Oral bacteria can be passed to others which can potentially spread periodontal disease!