Inside "Keep your smile!"
In this book, you will find easy-to-understand descriptions of all the most effective preventive dental techniques, proper methods of brushing and flossing your teeth, guidelines for sensible eating habits, as well as explanations of the newest methods of preventive dentistry for the prevention of dental decay and modern restorative techniques are also explained for the replacement of missing teeth. Today, dentistry offers more and more satisfying solutions to treat full range of possible dental problems, whether they are simple illness or complex conditions. The clear and concise question-and-answer style of The Family Book of Dentistry provides a detailed review of the different treatment possibilities that your dentist may propose to you, so that you can more clearly understand the value of the full range of modern dental procedures—all intended to preserve the value of one of your truly priceless lifetime possessions—your healthy smile.
Dr Daniel Kandelman
Dr Daniel Kandelman, dental surgeon, is an Associate Professor at Université de Montréal. He graduated from Marseille (France), Harvard (USA) and Geneva (Switzerland) Universities. He is an expert consultant and actively participates in many international professional societies. He is the author of an academic book of preventive dentistry and has also published numerous instructional and scientific articles. He has lectured worldwide and has participated to many TV, radio broadcasts, and print media presentations.
Based on his academic and clinical research experience ( surveys on sugar substitutes and geriatric dentistry) and his international involvement in dental public health promotion programs, he has received national recognitions such as “les Palmes Académiques” from the French Government and the Order of Canada.
Dr Kandelman will provide in his book, appropriate and practical advices in order to maintain a good oral health for your whole family. Currently, with the remarkable progress of new technologies (diagnostic tools, digital radiography, restorative materials, esthetic dental materials, bleaching techniques, digital impressions, implants etc.) you have the possibility today to restore your teeth and gingival tissue within your esthetic and functional requirements. In addition, the good news is that you can prevent most of the dental problems, yourself and the members of your family, with good oral hygiene and nutritional practices and regular visits to the dentist. We hope that by reading this book and following our advices you will be able to maintain a good oral health and, keep your smile for a lifetime!!