Tag Archives: Dental Hygiene

  1. Keep Your Teeth In Tip-Top Shape This Summer

    Are you ready for some fun in the sun? We aren’t sure about you, but we are so happy that summer will be here in just a few short days! Between the cold and snow this winter mixed with the restrictions of the pandemic, it has been a long winter in NY. We are ready to enjoy lazy summer days, planned vacations, time away from school, and all of the other pleasures that summer brings. While summer is a time for fun, it is important to remember that you still need to be mindful of your oral health. We want to share some helpful reminders to keep your oral health in tip top shape. Continue reading to learn more.

  2. Two Forms of Gum Disease: Does it Affect You?

    You may be surprised to know what problem greatly affects the oral health of many Americans. Would you be surprised to learn that tooth decay is not the number one dental issue that affects most American adults? The answer is gum disease. In fact, there is a chance that you are suffering from the effects of gum disease at this very moment and are not aware that the underlying problem is there due to its silent nature. Gum disease is a serious gum infection, accompanied by inflammation, caused by bacterial growth along the gumline and around the base of the tooth. 

  3. No Need to Fear Our Office

    It’s not uncommon for us to hear that a patient experiences a certain level of fear when visiting our office. While we try to make your experience as comfortable as possible, we understand that sometimes treatments are not always a walk in the park.

  4. Changing Poor Oral Habits for the Upcoming New Year

    Now that November has arrived, the thoughts start to trickle in about ways to improve your life in the upcoming year. Those who choose New Year’s resolutions are resolving to do more of this or less of that. This is a perfect time to analyze your oral health and bad habits that can be causing harm to your teeth or costing you more money.