TikTok Ideas for Dentists

Dentistry on TikTok is huge and growing

In total, searches on TikTok related to dentists reached 783 thousand monthly searches, as of last month, and is growing quickly! Use the Glimpse TikTok tool to see what specific questions and keywords users are searching so you can get in front of them. Views, too, are significant. As of November 2022, views for dentist, dentistry, and teeth total to 49.3 billion.


1. Answer the most-searched dentistry questions on TikTok. Hundreds of millions of people search TikTok each month. Get your content in front of them by using their questions in your video's description and as the spoken hook in the first 3 seconds of the video. For more on TikTok SEO / ranking strategy, see our full guide here.

TikTok Search Query (Questions)Number of Monthly Searches
What dentist can see?500+
What dentist do?500+
What dentist do to cavities?500+
What dentist mean by wider please?500+
What dentist don't want you to know?500+
When dentist takes forever?500+
When dentist yells at you?500+
Where dentist stop shaving teeth?500+
Why dentist is so important?500+
Why dentist pull teeth?500+
Should dentist use silver crowns?500+
If dentist told the truth?500+
If dentist were honest?500+
If dentist were gen z?500+
Will dentist tell your parents u had nic?500+
Will dentist see nic?500+
Are dentist rich?500+
Are dentist allowed to tell your parents?500+
Are dentist depressed?500+
Is dentist a good job?500+
Is dentist school hard?500+
Is dentist expensive?500+
Is dentist worth it?500+
Is dentist or rn harder?500+
Which dentist are you choosing?500+
Which dentist make the most money?500+
Can dentist tell if you had nic?500+
Can dentist tell if you have kissed?500+
Can dentist tell you u had nic?500+

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2. Make local content about dentists. Lots of users search their local city, here are just a few examples:

TikTok Search Query (Questions)Number of Monthly Searches
Dentist in dc?500+
Dentist in columbia?500+
Dentist in chicago?500+
Dentist near me?500+
Dentist in mexico?500+
Dentist in nj?500+
Dentist near fresno?500+
Dentist near alabama for gaps?500+
Dentist near me accepting new patients?500+

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3. What it’s like to be a dentist

Dentists have a very important job, but most people don't really know what they do all day. This video would give viewers a behind-the-scenes look at what dentists do, from seeing patients and cleaning teeth, to working on more complex procedures. It's a great way to educate people about dental care, and it might just make them a little more grateful for their next cleaning.

4. How to keep your teeth healthy

This is a great video idea for people who are interested in dental health. Cover everything from proper brushing techniques, to choosing the right toothbrush, and flossing to teeth whitening. Dispel some common myths about oral health care, and share some tips on healthy foods that are good for the teeth.

5. How to properly brush your teeth

There's more to brushing your teeth than just swishing some water around in your mouth. In this video, show people the proper way to brush their teeth: from using the right toothpaste to using the correct brushing technique. Show common mistakes people make when brushing their teeth and how it can lead to cavities, gum disease, or other dental problems.

6. Flossing tips and tricks

There's nothing more satisfying than a good teeth-flossing session, but many people don't know how to floss properly. In this video, share some tips and tricks for flossing effectively,  including how to hold the floss, the best type of floss to use, the best techniques for getting in between teeth, and how to floss around braces or other dental devices.

7. A day in the life of a dentist

Share a day in the life of a dentist, from waking up and getting ready for work, to meeting with patients and cleaning teeth, to working on paperwork. It's a great way to give people a behind-the-scenes look at what dentists actually do all day, and it might just inspire someone to pursue a career in dentistry.

8. Dental procedures explained

Dental procedures can be confusing and even a little scary for some people. Explaining what each procedure is, how it’s done, and what the benefits are can help put people’s minds at ease. This type of video would be especially helpful for parents who are trying to decide whether or not to get their child’s teeth fixed.

9. How to choose a dentist

There's a lot that goes into choosing a dentist, from reading online reviews and asking for recommendations, to finding one in your insurance network, or considering their office hours and location. This video will walk viewers through the process of choosing a dentist, and offer some tips on what to look for.

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