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Mohammed Nadimul Islam
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
Greenwood, IN
 

Dr. Mohammed Islam's specialty is oral and maxillofacial pathology. Dr. Islam (or staff) speaks Bengali and Hindi. In his practice, Dr. Islam focuses on mouth ulcer. Dr. Islam is affiliated with the University of Florida Health (UF Health). He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Clinical interests: Mouth Problems

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
1630 West Smith Valley Road
Greenwood, IN
 

Dr. Philip Montefalco is an oral surgeon in Indianapolis, IN and Greenwood, IN. He is especially interested in dental surgery. Dr. Montefalco is professionally affiliated with Franciscan St. Francis Health - Indianapolis. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is accepting new patients. Dr. Montefalco's residency was performed at Michael Reese Hospital and a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois. He is conversant in Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Dental Surgery

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Specializes in General Dentistry
2179 North Morton Street; Suite A
Franklin, IN
 

Dr. Kelli Kutruff works as a general dentist in Franklin, IN and Indianapolis, IN. She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Specializes in Dentistry
710 Averitt Road; Po Box 564
Greenwood, IN
 

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Greenwood, IN
 

Dr. Tyler Potter specializes in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Potter is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
Greenwood, IN
 

Dr. Edward Garry works as a general dentist. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Patricia Jean New
Specializes in General Dentistry
Greenwood, IN
 

Dr. Patricia New is a general dentist. Dr. New is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
Greenwood, IN
 

Dr. Luz Valencia's specialty is general dentistry. Dr. Valencia takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Greenwood, IN
 

Dr. John Pruitt works as an oral surgeon in Franklin, IN and Greenwood, IN. Dr. Pruitt graduated from Ohio State University College of Medicine. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
Greenwood, IN
 

Dr. Timothy Weeks specializes in general dentistry and practices in Greenwood, IN. Dr. Weeks takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Dentistry
Greenwood, IN
 

Dr. Braden Willman's specialty is dentistry. Dr. Willman accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Matthew Reed Walton
Specializes in General Dentistry
Greenwood, IN
 

Dr. Matthew Walton is a general dentist. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
549 Parkview Drive
New Whiteland, IN
 

Dr. Jeffrey Winn's specialty is general dentistry. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Dentistry
601 Library Park; Suite B-1
Greenwood, IN
 

Dr. Sarosh Shamsi's specialty is dentistry. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Greenwood, IN
 

Dr. David Trigg sees patients in Suite A Greenwood, IN, Indianapolis, IN, and Greenwood, IN. His medical specialty is oral and maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Trigg is professionally affiliated with Franciscan St. Francis Health - Indianapolis. His patients gave him an average rating of 2.5 out of 5 stars.

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Stacy Duane Johnson
Specializes in General Dentistry
Greenwood, IN
 

Dr. Stacy Johnson's area of specialization is general dentistry. His average rating from his patients is 2.0 stars out of 5.

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What is Dentistry?

A dentist provides oral (mouth) health care, ranging from routine cleanings all the way to oral surgery. Dentistry is about more than just teeth: dentists also care for a patient’s jaw, tongue, lips, and salivary glands; they even check for signs of disease in the head and neck.

A dentist has a number of jobs they perform to keep their patients healthy. They examine areas inside and around the mouth to look for unusual lumps or swelling that could indicate a problem, and they take biopsies if needed. They educate their patients not only about the daily care of their teeth and gums, but also about proper nutrition and not using tobacco. Of course, teeth are their main focus, and dentists know how to treat them right. A dentist can clean, repair, remove, replace, or reposition teeth in order to prevent and treat disease.

Some disorders of the mouth and teeth require special treatment and surgery. Although a general dentist can perform minor surgical procedures such as tooth extractions, when it comes to more specialized oral care, there are dentists who have chosen to focus their education and experience in certain areas. These subspecialties include:
  • Endodontics, the specialty that focuses on the pulp and nerves inside the tooth (endodontists often perform root canals)
  • Pediatric Dentistry, which is dental care specifically tailored towards children
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, which deals with surgery of the jaws and lower face; this can include everything from trauma after an accident to removal of wisdom teeth
  • Prosthodontics, the specialty of replacing missing teeth or bone within the mouth with prosthetics, or manufactured parts
  • Orthodontics, which involves aligning the teeth and shaping the jaw using braces

The health of the mouth can be a strong indicator of overall health. Dentists teach you how to take good care of your teeth, and they keep your mouth healthy and comfortable.