We’re Talking About Dental Emergencies

We’re still here to help residents of Astoria, NY, and surrounding communities who find themselves faced with a dental emergency. We don’t want injuries or advanced decay to lead to discomfort or even a lost tooth. In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about what you can do to manage your initial discomfort, and how we repair smiles in need of emergency treatment.

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Should You Be Concerned About Teeth Grinding?

We’ve often talked about the risk of tooth decay and infection, and even how to limit the severity of teeth stains while you’re staying at home. But in today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist explains how bruxism, or chronic teeth grinding, could be linked to stress and might be an issue that threatens your oral health. How do you know if you grind your teeth, and when should you talk to your dentist?

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Can I Avoid Teeth Stains?

At the moment, we’re not offering cosmetic treatments and are limiting treatments to emergency situations, such as decayed or infected teeth, or dental damage. However, we know that a beautiful smile is important to our patients, and so we want to talk about teeth stains. Your Astoria, NY, dentist will explain how they form, and how you can reduce severity until you can see our team again.

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5 Steps For Lowering Your Risk Of Tooth Decay

Seeing us for a routine exam and cleaning isn’t possible right now, as we’re only seeing people for dental emergencies to help slow the spread of Coronavirus in our Astoria, NY, community. Which means taking steps from home to reduce the risk of cavities is more important than ever. In today’s blog, we’re looking at five ways you can lower your risk of developing a cavity.

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