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How to Find the Best Whitening Solution for YOUR Smile

Getting a whiter, brighter smile is at the top of many peoples’ to-do-lists, yet, when it comes to actually going after that smile, they’re not quite sure how to proceed. When they begin looking into whitening solutions and prices, they realize that there are a plethora of options, and at varying price ranges. While many individuals will look first at price and base their decision off of that,...
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Why a Good Night’s Sleep Is So Important to Your Health

As your dentist, I’m not just concerned with the quality of your teeth, but I’m also concerned with the overall quality of your life. It is my job as your trusted healthcare professional to provide you with information regarding all aspects of your health—even that extending beyond tooth care. That being said, one of the greatest keys to overall health and happiness is simple: A good night’s...
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How to Prevent Tooth Loss

Believe it or not, but “soft teeth” isn’t hereditary, like many people believe. Everyone is at risk for tooth loss, and it all depends on what you choose to do with that knowledge that will determine whether you get “soft teeth” or not. If you choose to ignore the risk , you can look forward to a future of dentures smiling back at you from a glass of water – a toothless, gummy smile – hours in a...
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To Sleep Perchance To Dream

It happens night after night. You are suddenly awakened by a horrible noise you’re convinced is some creature lurking in the dark. Then you realize it’s not something out of a Stephen King novel, but the person sleeping next to you snoring. Snoring is frustrating, especially for the people who have to listen to it, but did you know that it can also be a sign of something more serious? Snoring is...
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An Alarming Disease You Should Know About

Oral cancer will take one life every hour of every day in the U.S. While some other forms of cancer are beginning to see increasing survival rates, oral cancer continues to have a poor survival rate, especially if diagnosed in the later stages. Despite all we know about oral cancer, the numbers have not improved in the past decade. Raising awareness about this terrible disease is very important...
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A Link Between BPA and Children’s Tooth Enamel?

BPA, also known as Bisphenol A, has been labeled as an unsafe chemical compound used in the manufacturing of plastics. This byproduct appears in many day-to-day products such as food containers, water bottles, baby bottles and more. Scientists have linked BPA to higher outcomes of heart disease, diabetes, and liver abnormalities. You may be wondering what this has to do with dental health....
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Hollywood Celebrities Smile Makeovers

Our favorite Hollywood stars always seem to look good. Their teeth sparkling as they give us their famous star stunning smiles. However, not all of them started that way. We may marvel at their looks today but do we remember what their smiles looked like years ago? Daily News online brings us a fun collection of celebrity teeth makeovers. Some of us may remember David Bowie or Mike Tysons smiles...
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