In today’s blog, we’re going to take a little break from our normal dental topics to focus more on our community. Find out what fun events will be happening this weekend in Astoria and throughout the month of November. If you want to greet the holiday season with a brighter smile, remember that we do have a number of cosmetic treatment options!
Before you know it, the holidays will be here and the end of the year right behind them. Which means if you haven’t used your 2019 dental insurance benefits, you’re running out of time to do so. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist discusses our treatment options and using your benefits now to ensure you start 2020 with a brighter, healthier smile.
In our last blog, we took a look at a unique dental restoration that treats cavities, our dental fillings. Today, we would like to continue this discussion with a focus on another, more substantial dental restoration. How does a custom crown help return your smile’s health and beauty, and prevent serious oral health complications? Let’s talk about how we repair smiles with our lifelike dental crowns.
When a cavity forms, your Astoria, NY, dentist offers treatment to prevent a minor issue from becoming something more serious, such as an infection or abscess. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at how we identify and treat dental cavities. With our composite resin fillings, we can provide a long-lasting and tooth-colored solution to cavities.
Do you ever feel exhausted during the day, even though you slept the night before? People with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) often report this experience, along with chronic snoring, headaches, and dry mouth. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist explains how we treat sleep apnea, and why addressing this serious disorder is crucial for avoiding major complications!
Halloween season is here, which means whether you’re a kid or an adult, you’re suddenly going to be inundated with plenty of sugary sweets. While Halloween is a fun holiday, and one we look forward to each year, we also understand that too much sugar could mean the onset of tooth decay. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist will look at what you can do to protect your smile during this spooky season.
Have you made any big plans for Halloween? In today’s blog, we look at some fun and spooky events happening in Astoria, NY, this month. In addition, if you worry about the appearance of your smile, then we may be able to offer cosmetic improvement before your next big community event!
We recently discussed TMJ disorder, and in doing so briefly mentioned bruxism, the chronic grinding of the teeth or clenching of the jaw. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist would like to take a closer look at this disorder, and why treating it is so essential for protecting your teeth from injury and cavities. Don’t let bruxism damage your smile!
TMJ disorder, also known as TMD, is a jaw joint disorder that leads to serious discomfort and could even cause people to begin grinding their teeth. In order to relieve these headaches, your Astoria, NY, dentist may recommend treating the issue with a custom-made oral appliance. How do we use these appliances to treat TMD and relieve your headaches?
Plaque buildup, a sticky layer that can coat our teeth, is as serious source of trouble. Unless removed or controlled, this bacterial byproduct could be responsible for cavities, gum disease, bad breath, and more. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist explains how sometimes our daily habits can lead to severe buildup, and what we can do to safeguard our oral health!