Do you often suffer from headaches or migraines? If so, then you may need to undergo treatment for issues like TMJ disorder and bruxism (teeth grinding). In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist talks about possible solutions for these preventive concerns, and what you can do to help ease discomfort from home.
Posts Categorized: Preventive Dentistry
Now that our office is open for non-essential treatments, including preventive dentistry, we can offer our patients checkup and cleaning appointments again. These six-month preventive visits help safeguard smiles from common oral health issues, like tooth decay and gum disease. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist discusses the importance of a routine exam and… Read more »
No one enjoys a toothache, but they are more than just a minor irritation. In fact, this could mean you have a serious oral health issue that needs attention. Fortunately, your Astoria, NY, dentist can provide emergency treatment for people with damaged or aching teeth. Which is why we want you to tell us if… Read more »
Over time, poor oral hygiene and other factors could weaken the protective layer of enamel coating your teeth. A cavity then forms, which could cause discomfort and increase the risk of infection. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist looks at what makes decay form, and how you can help lower your risk of developing… Read more »
According to studies conducted by the Centers for Disease Control, periodontal disease is an issue that impacts half of adults 35 and older. The disease could also lead to adult tooth loss unless properly managed! In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist is looking at what you can do to help prevent the onset of… Read more »
Did you know that the foods and drinks we consume not only impact the health of our teeth, but their appearance too? In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist is discussing how choosing healthier snacks and beverages could help protect your teeth from issues such as dental cavities and even serious discoloration.
Your Astoria, NY, dentist is still here for your emergency dental needs, ensuring you continue to enjoy a strong smile and avoid major oral health complications. But we’re still limiting care for non-essential preventive and cosmetic services. Which means taking better care of your smile from home is crucial for strengthening your oral health and… Read more »
For many people, stress and other factors could cause difficulty sleeping or maintaining a regular schedule. Over time, this could mean the onset of a serious disorder known as obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). In today’s blog, we’re looking at improving your daily routine to avoid OSA, and when you may need to talk to your… Read more »
For many people, staying inside to avoid COVID-19 and help flatten the curve has meant a major disruption in your schedule, and your daily routine. Losing your schedule could mean some issues fall on the wayside, such as brushing and flossing. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist discusses the importance of finding a new… Read more »
If you have pain in one or more of your teeth, then this could definitely be a cause for concern. In today’s blog, we’re looking at how to avoid aches in your smile, and when you should schedule a visit with your Astoria, NY, dentist for an emergency treatment, such as a filling or a… Read more »