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Dr. Steven D. Cohen, DMD PC

Sudbury Dental Center      57 Codjer Lane, Sudbury, MA 01776

Phone: (978)443-3992   Fax: (978) 443-6941   Email: info@sudburymadentist.com

 

 

 

Gentle Dental Terminology


We’re Going to Count Your Teeth – Examination

Tooth Counter – Explorer

Pictures of Your Teeth – X-Rays

Nail Polish for Your Teeth - Fluoride

Tooth Paint - Sealant

Mr. Thirsty - Suction

Wiggle Tooth – Pull Tooth

Jelly – Topical Anesthetic

Sleepy Juice – Local Anesthetic

Pillow – Cotton

Tooth Bug – Cavity

We’re Going to Buzz the Bugs Off Your Tooth – Drilling

Bug Buzzer – High Speed Drill

Silver Smile – Amalgam Filling

White Smile – Composite Filling

Mr. Bumpy – Slow Speed Drill