Defining Dentistry: What Is A Crown?

By Dr. Salina Suy Editor’s note: This is another segment in a continuing series titled “Defining Dentistry,” designed to enlighten readers on various components of dentistry. In this month’s column, we are continuing our Defining Dentistry series with new knowledge on dental crowns. You may have heard someone you know... Read more »

Defining Dentistry: What Is A Root Canal Procedure?

Crucial dental process is essential to retaining your teeth By Dr. Salina Suy In last month’s “Defining Dentistry” segment, we talked about cavities, how they form and how we treat them. If cavities get very large, they may end up in need of a procedure called a root canal. What... Read more »

Defining Dentistry: What Is A Cavity?

Dental cavities can turn that smile upside down By Dr. Salina Suy Figure 1 Welcome to the first segment in my next series “Defining Dentistry,” where I will be explaining dental terminologies and procedures. Let us begin with the famous dental cavity. So what really is a cavity? It’s the... Read more »

The Many Layers Of Dentistry

Health care field is multi-faceted By Dr. Salina Suy In this month’s column, I want to answer one of the most frequently asked questions I am asked and the answer is — YES, I am the dentist! FUN FACT: Women are taking over dentistry! The average class now has a... Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry 101: Teeth Whitening (Part II)

By Dr. Salina Suy Last month, we spoke about the different variables that may have an effect on how our teeth whiten — each one of us is so unique! This month, we will be talking about the different ways to whiten, products, and what whitening really is. “Whitening” is... Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry 101: Teeth Whitening (Part I)

By Dr. Salina Suy Yes, it’s here and you asked for it. Whitening teeth is the most common thing patients talk to me about. “Dr. Suy, I want my teeth whiter. What can I do?” Let’s answer your concern, but the answer is different for every patient. This is the... Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry 101: Veneers

Dental procedures can add zest to your smile By Dr. Salina Suy   Cosmetic dentistry is by far one of my favorite cases to do in dentistry — it combines the art and science of the smile! The smile is such a beautiful creation and there are many methods to create... Read more »

Introducing The Team

A squad of professionals awaits your arrival at dentist’s office By Dr. Salina Suy Every day in the office, I talk to patients about their care and try to educate them as best I can about the different reasons why we do things the way that we do, how everything... Read more »

Oral Hygiene 101

Got a question in regard to oral health? Here are some answers! By Dr. Salina Suy “Can I ask you a silly dental question?” This is the question I hear the most from many of my patients and the truth is, no question you ask is silly! Part of my... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Zalatan Dental Modern Dentist, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry... Read more »