Dentistry involves the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of conditions, disorders and diseases affecting the teeth, gums and maxillofacial (associated with the jaw and face) region of the body.
My name is Cherry, Familian as we call ourselves, alumnus of Holy Family Academy from elementary to secondary years. I earned my degree in Dentistry from Centro Escolar University. I am a registered dentist in the Philippines, member of local dental society and member of Philippines Dental Association.
What is a Dentist?
A dentist, also known as a 'dental surgeon', is a health care practitioner that specializes in the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases and conditions of the oral cavity. The dentist's supporting team aides in providing oral health services. The dental team includes dental assistants, dental hygienists, dental technicians, and in some states, dental therapists. (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dentist)
Hazel-Registered Dental Assistant
Hazel is a hard working person who is dedicated to her job who has been working in the dental field since 2009. A graduate of Pima Medical Institute with Honors and Presidential Award and has passed her board exam for the Registered Dental Assistant license in 2011. Hazel is family oriented, personable, approachable, dependable, loving, caring and so on. Hazel has always loved going to dentist and was never afraid. She would love to show her patients that the dentist is a very fun and pleasing place to be at because she knows that patients don’t not like the dentist. Hazel has a lot of compassion to her work as a dental assistant. She puts her patients needs first over her own self. Hazel started working with Dr Saldana July 2012 and has been loving it since then. In the future, she would love to have a family of her own and may be pursue a career in Dental Hygiene.