"Why tell the Dentist about my medical history?
You may have wondered why the dentist has so many questions on the health history sheet. And why does the dental staff insist on updating the medical history every time you visit the dental office? Each of the questions asked on the medical history sheet have specific items that can easily have an effect on the delivery of dental treatment. The body is all connected. That medication you take for some other part of the body can be important for today’s filling or extraction or even cleaning plans.