When you have serious toothaches in your smile, then this could mean you have tooth decay or possibly a dental infection. To treat the issue and bring comfort (and a lifelike appearance) our team could prescribe a root canal procedure. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist is ready to talk about our endodontic treatments!
When you have a cracked or chipped teeth, or an aching tooth due to decay or infection, then we may recommend a dental restoration. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist talks about how we use custom-made dental crowns to restore an injured tooth, and how we can offer a lifelike appearance too.
With a cavity comes painful toothaches and sensitivity, as well as an increased risk of a dental infection. To bring relief, we may suggest a one-visit filling placement. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist discusses the warning signs of a cavity, and looks at how we secure a natural-looking solution with our metal-free dental fillings.
When we don’t rest, we often feel tired and irritable, and this could also lead to issues with our overall health. If you suffer from poor rest due to obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) or chronic snoring, then we could offer relief with an oral appliance. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist talks about treating an issue like OSA.
December is here, which means you’re likely going to be tempted by lots of your favorite holiday treats. While enjoying a few in moderation is fine, too much could mean the onset of cavities. Which is why your Astoria, NY, dentist has a few tips for keeping teeth strong through the holiday season!
If you suffer from chronic headaches without knowing the cause, you could have a misaligned jaw. This is known as TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint) Disorder, and it can have very painful effects. Moreover, it can also cause — or be caused by — Bruxism, or chronic teeth grinding. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist talks about both issues and describes the ways we can offer you relief. (more…)
When plaque and tartar accumulate on the surfaces of your teeth, this could be a recipe for poor oral health and eventually, major discomfort. To protect your smile, we need to remove the buildup with a cleaning. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist talks about this procedure, and about our scaling and root planing procedure as well.
When you have a smile with major plaque and tartar buildup, you have one at risk for tooth decay and gum disease, even if you brush and floss. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist explains how we benefit from a dental cleaning every six months, and when you may need a deep cleaning!
We recently talked about why you should see us soon to use your dental benefits before they expire. In today’s blog, we would like to talk about the checkup portion of your visit in particular. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist explains how every smile benefits from a checkup every six months.
On December 31st, any remaining dental insurance benefits or health savings funds will expire, and you will have to wait a bit for your 2022 benefits to become available. Which is why recommend making sure you use what’s left before the hectic holiday season starts! In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist talks about using your benefits before you lose them.