When was the last time you called up your Astoria, NY, dentist to set up a checkup and cleaning appointment? While many people view these as minor, or uneven unimportant, procedures, a checkup and cleaning is crucial for keeping smiles healthy and free of serious oral health problems. But what do we look for in a checkup?
When our teeth become stained, this could impact our confidence and even lead to issues with our social life. Fortunately, your Astoria, NY, dentist can brighten teeth with professional cosmetic treatments, such as trays and bleaching gel. But what steps can you start taking to reduce the severity of discoloration and keep your smile bright?
We recently talked about what you can do you avoid the onset of gum disease. But what about tooth decay? Cavities could not only cause toothaches, but could lead to a higher risk of infection or abscess! To avoid tooth decay, your Astoria, NY, dentist has three very important tips.
February is here! A new month means plenty of new and exciting events happening in the Astoria, NY, community. Check out today’s blog to learn about four events taking place this weekend, and be sure to let us know if you would like to schedule your next visit, so you can attend these events with your best possible smile.
Did you know that periodontal disease impacts millions of smiles in the United States? In fact, studies from the Centers for Disease Control show that 50% of adults over 30 suffer from some form of this serious oral health concern. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist talks about what you can do to protect your smile and avoid serious complications, including adult tooth loss!
Metal braces help correct misalignment and improve your overall oral health. However, few adults are especially eager to address their misalignment with metal braces, which could have a negative impact on their professional appearance. Fortunately, your Astoria, NY, dentist can help with a barely visible alternative!
Just because the weather is cold doesn’t mean you have to huddle inside until spring. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist is talking about community events you and your family can enjoy in January. If you would like to attend future events with a more attractive smile, then be sure to talk to our team today! We want to help you enjoy better oral health.
When a tooth has issues with the surfaces, or appears too large or is pointed, then we may offer contouring to correct the issue in one visit. But what if it isn’t your teeth, what if instead your gums appear too large, or make your teeth look small or uneven? Then you may need to see your Astoria, NY, dentist about gum contouring!
Sometimes, a smile makeover means we combine multiple treatments to address various esthetic issues with your smile, such as teeth whitening and bonding/contouring. However, your Astoria, NY, dentist also offers thin restorations known as porcelain veneers to correct a number of cosmetic issues in just two sittings.
Did you know that your Astoria, NY, dentist can repair damaged teeth and even address issues with a tooth’s shape and color in a single visit? With tooth bonding, we can use a lifelike and metal-free material to offer a complete restoration. When should you see your dentist for tooth bonding? What does treatment involve?