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February is Children’s Dental Health Month

Posted by on Jan 31, 2017 in Manhattan Dental Health |

  National Children’s Dental Health Month Every February, the American Dental Association (ADA) sponsors National Children’s Dental Health Month. The aim of Children’s Dental Health Month is to raise awareness about the importance of children’s dental health. Developing good dental hygiene habits when we are kids and keeping regular visits to the dentist helps our children get a good start on a lifetime of healthy...

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Electric vs. Manual Toothbrushes: Which Is Better?

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Dental Care |

Which Is Better – A Manual Or Electric Toothbrush? We all do it…at least let’s hope so…but how we do it differs from person to person and household to household. Before we get into the dental debate about toothbrushes, let’s first examine why this daily dental ritual is so important in the first place. Adults over the age of 35 lose more teeth to gum disease (periodontal disease) than from cavities. Three out of...

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4 Reasons Why Kids Need Back to School Dental Checkups, Cleanings, & Exams

Posted by on Aug 26, 2015 in Our Madison Ave. Dentist Office |

Madison Ave NYC Dentist Talks Back to School Dental Checkups Parents across NYC and the entire Tri-State area are gearing up for a new school year, did you really think Summer would last forever? Sure, strolling the isles for school supplies and shopping for clothes is something parents need to do, however begrudgingly that may be accomplished. But to best prepare your children’s smile for the new school year, Dr. Rastegar strongly...

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Whiten Your Teeth Eating These 5 Foods

Posted by on Aug 12, 2015 in Teeth Whitening |

Madison Ave NYC Dentist Shares the Top 5 Foods that Whiten Teeth What is the number one most requested cosmetic dentistry service in the United States? According to an American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry AACD® national survey, it’s teeth whitening. Here’s a few more dazzling dental-centric statistics to show off next time you’re engaged in an intense game of Dental Health Trivial Pursuit: Virtually all adults (99.7%) believe a smile is an...

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Is Tooth Decay the Oldest Disease Known to Humans?

Posted by on Jun 10, 2015 in Manhattan Dental Health |

Tooth Decay Is the Oldest Disease Known to Man   It’s not the common cold. Nor is it arthritis, malaria, or leprosy. According to Healthplex Dental trivia, tooth decay is not only the oldest disease we know of, but also the most common and widespread. A quick internet search should reveal plenty of claims to the contrary, with even the Guinness Book of World Records getting in on the action proclaiming leprosy appeared prior to tooth...

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