General Dentistry

Hazelwood General Dentistry What 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 Florissant area, please give our practice a call. We are Koch Park Dental – Martin L. Buchheit, DDS, and our general dentistry office is located at:

2149 Charbonier Rd.
Florissant, Missouri 63033

We practice General Dentistry in the city of Florissant. We provide general dentistry services to the greater St. Louis area, which includes general dentistry services for anyone in the cities of Hazelwood, Maryland Heights or St. Charles.

Give us a call at 314-254-8458 to schedule a general dentistry appointment in Florissant, or to ask questions about general dentistry.