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Chez le Dentiste - French Dentist Vocabulary

Useful French vocabulary for talking to the dentist

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Going to the dentist is another situation where you want to make sure that you can communicate effectively. Take a look at this page for essential French vocabulary and verbs for talking to a dentist.

at the dentist's office chez le dentiste
 
tooth la dent
baby tooth la dent de lait
back tooth la dent du fond
canine tooth la canine
front tooth la dent de devant
lower tooth la dent du bas
molar la molaire
upper tooth la dent du haut
wisdom tooth la dent de sagesse
gums la gencive
jaw la mâchoire
mouth la bouche
  
abscess un abcès
local anesthesia une anesthésie locale
broken tooth une dent cassée
cavity une carie
crown la couronne
filling un plombage
une obturation
infected infecté
injection une piqûre
Novocain la Novocaïne
open your mouth ouvrez la bouche

permanent

définitive

root canal le canal dentaire
teeth cleaning le détartrage

temporary

provisoire

toothache mal aux dents
  
to bleed saigner
to brush (one's teeth) se brosser (les dents)
to hurt se faire mal
to lose perdre
to pull out, remove arracher
to replace remplacer
to rinse rincer

  

Dentist vocabulary quiz
 

Related vocabulary

Dents du bonheur / Dents de la chance
Toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, etc.)
 

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