3 Keys to Maintaining a Healthy Smile

Posted by on Jun 3, 2015 in Oral Health & Overall Health |

A Little Smile Maintenance Goes a Long Way Maintaining a healthy smile is easy, and can even save you money at the dentist. All it takes is some super simple – but consistent – dental hygiene habits to keep your kisser in tip top shape. A diligent daily dental hygiene regimen – along with some preventative dentistry – is the first ingredient toward keeping a beaming & bright, healthy looking smile. Why Is Dental...

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Untreated Children’s Tooth Decay on the Decline

Posted by on Mar 11, 2015 in Dental Care |

According to a report released last Thursday by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, cavities in preschoolers appear to be declining and fewer young children have untreated dental decay – here in the United States. Children’s tooth decay is still a major problem, both here in the States and around the world. As quoted in this NY Times article, Dr. Bruce Dye, the lead author of the past two C.D.C. reports on oral...

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Tooth Decay Prevention Tips for Children

Posted by on Feb 4, 2015 in Dental Care |

About 40 percent of children have tooth decay by age 5, reports the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. Improper or infrequent brushing and flossing are the main causes. Proper oral care can prevent tooth decay, and you can start now to teach your child good habits. Here are a few tips to help you protect your child’s teeth. Infant Oral Care A baby’s teeth will start popping through their gums after they turn six months old....

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Back To School Dental Appointments In NYC – What Better Time?

Posted by on Aug 13, 2014 in Dental Care | 0 comments

Back to school season is on top of us already, can you believe it? It seems like just five or six weeks ago we were talking about how summer is the smile season, and why we seem to smile more in summer make us smile. OK, maybe it was exactly that long ago…but who’s counting. Despite our best efforts to keep the days long and our sleeves short, autumn is just around the corner. Schools across the county will be starting up very soon, some as...

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6 Healthy Foods That Can Be Bad For Our Teeth

Posted by on Jul 9, 2014 in Oral Health & Overall Health | 0 comments

We all know the obvious offenders that are all too inviting to the cavity creeps; sweets, sodas, & energy drinks…among others. But did you know some foods that are considered healthy can also be bad for our teeth? Healthy Foods That Can Be Bad For Teeth   1. Citrus Fruits Sure, vitamin C is good for us – and our smiles, but taking in too much citrus fruit can have detrimental effects on the health of our teeth and gums....

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