Posts Categorized: Preventive Dentistry

Talk To Us About Your Toothache

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When you have pain in your tooth, we suggest letting us know right away. The sooner you see your Astoria, NY, dentist, the sooner we can identify the causes of your pain, and recommend a solution to prevent major complications. In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about the causes of toothaches, and how we… Read more »

Stopping Sleep Apnea With A Custom Appliance

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) means more than just daytime drowsiness and chronic snoring. Over time, the disorder could actually harm your immune system and strain your heart health. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist talks about how we treat OSA with a custom oral appliance, and help you avoid the need for a CPAP… Read more »

Could Grinding Teeth Break A Tooth?

If you have bruxism, or chronic teeth grinding, this could do far more than interrupt your significant other’s sleep. Over time, the pressure from grinding and clenching your teeth could actually damage your smile. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist will explain why you should seek treatment, and how we repair chipped or cracked… Read more »

Don’t Live With Headaches And Jaw Pain!

If you often experience headaches or pain in your jaw, this could mean that you have a common jaw joint disorder known as TMJ disorder, or TMD. In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about the common causes and symptoms, and your Astoria, NY, dentist will look at a popular and comfortable treatment option.

Avoiding Pandemic Cavities

The pandemic has led to many people staying inside more, and as a result, snacking more frequently, increasing their risk of tooth decay. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist will explain what you can do to avoid pandemic-related cavities and improve the overall health and beauty of your smile!

Why Do You Need A Checkup?

Everyone needs a checkup, even if they don’t consume foods and drinks with lots of sugar and even if they brush and floss regularly. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist will explain why you need a checkup, how often you should see us, and what will happen during each of your visits. If you… Read more »

Treating Sleep Disorders Like OSA

Many of us will be making big changes to our daily life with our New Year’s resolutions. With that in mind, why not make a resolution to improve how you rest? In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist will explain how we diagnose and treat common sleep issues, such as chronic snoring and obstructive sleep… Read more »

If Your Jaw Pops Or Clicks, You Should Let Us Know!

Do you notice a popping or clicking sensation in your jaw? If so, this could be a warning sign of a common oral health issue known as TMJ disorder, or TMD. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist looks at the factors behind TMD, and discusses common treatment options to improve oral health and provide… Read more »

Healthy Holidays With Good Hygiene Habits

December is a month of holidays, with Hanukkah happening now and Christmas a few days away. However, during these holidays, we also tend to indulge in our favorite treats, many of which contain high amounts of sugar and starch. Rather then leave your smile at the mercy of harmful bacteria and cavities, your Astoria, NY,… Read more »

There’s Still Time For A 2020 Checkup!

You’re probably busy planning what your holiday season is going to look like, but amidst the hustle and bustle of the season, we want to remind you to give us a visit. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist is highlighting the value of a routine exam, and why scheduling one now is a great… Read more »