Westside Dental is a primary dental care provider for patients of all ages. We can treat you and your entire family and care for your overall oral health. This is crucial to your total health. We take responsibility for the diagnosis, treatment and overall coordination of services to meet your oral health needs. If you need a specialized dental procedure performed, we refer you to other specialists to make sure you get the care you need. Where do general dentists practice? General dentists make up the majority of the 143,000 dentists practicing in the United States and Canada. Sometimes they become partners or associates with other dentists in a group practice. Other general dentists own their practice. Some general dentists work in government health services, research programs, higher education, corporations and even the military.