We pride ourselves on being home to some of the best dentists in Greensboro. This week, we asked one of our dentists, Brittany Semones, to tell us more about herself and her experience performing sedative, cosmetic, restorative, and emergency dentistry. After all, getting to know your dentist is one of the best ways to reduce your fear of the dentist and start to look forward to your regular dental check-ups!
To learn more about Dr. Semones, see our interview below, and if you’d like to meet the rest of our team, click here.
Q: How long have you been a dentist?
A: Since 2010.
Q: What do you like most and least about dentistry?
A: My favorite part of dentistry is the immediate sense of satisfaction. For the most part, we can resolve a patient’s problem quickly and easily.
Q: What’s a procedure that is particularly challenging and/or rewarding for you as a dentist?
A: The ability and knowledge necessary to place implants.
Q: If someone was considering being a dentist, what advice would you give them?
A: Absolutely do it—it’s an amazing profession.
Q: How do you help during a child’s first dental visit?
A: My best advice is to speak on their level and give them choices.
Q: A lot of adults have dental phobias, too. How do you help those people?
A: We offer amazing sedation options!
Q: Do you have a “favorite” dental procedure? One that you look forward to performing over others?
Q: Dental technology has changed significantly in the past decade. What, in your opinion, is one of the best tools dentists now have at their disposal?
A: Intraoral cameras, cone beams, and 3D X-Rays.
Q: What do you like to do in your free time?
A: Play tennis, read, travel, and spend time with my friends, family, and dogs.
Q: Be honest: have YOU ever had a cavity?
A: Oh, yes.
If you’d like to learn more about Dr. Semones or meet the rest of the team at Friendly Dental in Greensboro, you can read more here. If you’re ready to schedule an appointment for a restorative, cosmetic, or sedative Greensboro dentist procedure, contact us today.