Looking after our teeth can be a real pain at times, and we’re not just talking about the dreaded toothache! As well as brushing and flossing at least twice a day, us parents have to ensure that our kids follow suite. If we need some expert advice, we have to visit our local dentist and this usually costs a few dollars. They are worth their weight in gold fillings though, and can often save us a lot of time and worry. But have you seen some of these cool apps that are doing the rounds on iOS and Android platforms? There are some very useful applications that can also help us. They will never replace dentists obviously, but are very useful and convenient. This article takes a look at the top 4 dental apps out there.
Top 4 Dental Apps
Dental Expert – Cosmetic Innovations Inc.
This iOS app is completely free and is jam packed with dental goodness all of the way through. It is aimed at patients and lets you know pretty much everything you will ever wish to understand about dentistry procedures. There is a huge FAQ section and a wonderfully easy to use search facility. Here is just a smidgeon of the ultra-useful help contents:
- How To improve your smile
- Picking a good dentist
- How to deal with oral cancer
- Bad breath cures
- How to keep down your dental costs
Dental Care Aid – DigibunnyTech
This app cost less than three bucks and is promoted as ‘The best patient education tool for oral hygiene.’ They are fairly strong claims but the app truly is a marvellous tool regarding everything tooth care related! It includes video instruction on how to use nine different oral care products correctly. There are 38 videos included and they are all in 3-D, dental professionals explain in easy to understand phrases exactly how to maintain that perfect smile. You will get expert help in usage of the following products:
3D Teeth – Jose Barrientos
This iOS app certainly has its fair share of groovy graphics, but there is also some substance behind these stylish features. As well as 3-D imagery regarding every type of tooth, there are many sub-sections that include information on tooth care, causes of dental diseases and dental implants. You will learn a lot of valuable information about how each of your teeth function and how to ensure that they continue in a healthy and caring manner!
DDS GP – Patient Education
Currently available on all 3 main platforms –iOS, Blackberry and Android, this app is a wonderfully educational foray into the world of dentistry. It explains hundreds of complicated dental procedures and breaks them down into bite size chunks of valuable information for the patient. You are even allowed to upload your own images into the fantastic online library for more suggestions. Overall an excellent technical dental app!
And The Winner Is…
Quite simply, the winner is… you! Should you choose any of these top 4 dental apps you will be learning so much more about our wonderful dentists and how to keep our smiles looking beautiful! And if none of the above apps work for you, Find a trusted, local dentist at SmileGeneration.com.
Today’s guest author, Tori Jones, is a receptionist at the Advanced Dental Artistry, Morley. She is a fun loving person and enjoys listening to soft music for leisure.