Have you recently been told that you’re in need of a root canal? Unfortunately, this common dental procedure is surrounded by so much misinformation that you may feel unnecessarily nervous about your treatment. Knowing what to expect can put your mind at ease and help you feel more confident about saving your smile. Here’s what you need to know before getting a root canal in Lenox Hill.(more…)
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March 11, 2020
January 7, 2020
When you look in the mirror or at a picture of yourself, are your eyes drawn to the little imperfections in your smile? Do you have chips, cracks, gaps, or stains in your teeth that make smiling confidently virtually impossible? If so, you might be interested in a procedure called cosmetic bonding. With this quick and easy treatment, you can say goodbye to minor flaws in your smile. Keep reading to learn more about cosmetic bonding in Lenox Hill and why you should invest in it.(more…)
December 2, 2019
Just like any holiday season, it’s likely that you’ll be spending much more time with the family than usual, especially extended family members that are coming into your hometown. After dinner is over, the dishes are done, and everyone is relaxing with their desserts and after-dinner drinks, someone will likely say, “Let’s take a family photo!” Depending on how you feel about your smile, this situation may make you feel excited and proud or nervous and apprehensive. With help from a cosmetic dentist in Lenox Hill, you can make sure it’s always the former.(more…)
October 21, 2019
How much brighter will your teeth be after a whitening procedure? What will they look like with their new metal-free restorations? What will the results of gum recontouring be? It can be hard to ask for a cosmetic procedure when you’re not sure what the final result will look like. Luckily, your cosmetic dentist in Lenox Hill can take advantage of digital imaging and virtual smile design to give you a preview of your new grin so that you can feel completely comfortable about scheduling your treatment. Learn more about how advanced dental technology can help you better plan your smile makeover.(more…)
September 27, 2019
While sports drinks and energy bars might be a great way to refuel after a practice or game, it turns out they’re not so great for your oral health. According to a study published in the British Journal of Medicine, energy bars and drinks could be ruining professional athletes’ teeth, and they could be doing the same thing to yours. Let’s take a closer look with a dentist in Lenox Hill about what exactly that means for you.(more…)
July 2, 2019
Few people are born with a naturally straight smile. Although most people have their alignment issues corrected during childhood, not everyone has the same opportunity. If you didn’t get braces as a child or you suffered regression after a previous treatment, you don’t need to turn to brackets and wires to get the smile you want. Instead, you can enjoy the clear choice in orthodontics with Invisalign in Lenox Hill. To save time and money, you may want to only correct one arch, but your dentist will likely advise against it to prevent new problems down the road.
May 13, 2019
Do you find yourself covering your mouth out of embarrassment of your misaligned teeth? You feel like you missed out on your chance to get braces in middle school and don’t want to deal with the hassle as an adult. With your career, maintaining a professional image is important, and you fear that brackets and metal in your mouth would jeopardize that. Luckily, with Invisalign in Lenox Hill, you can enjoy an improved smile without the cumbersome look and feel of traditional braces. Read on to have 5 common questions about Invisalign treatment answered.(more…)
January 29, 2019
Starting 2019 with a visit your cosmetic dentist in Lenox Hill is a great way to get a jump on your New Year’s resolutions. After all, nothing says self-improvement like an enhanced smile. Your treatment options include whitening, cosmetic bonding, and metal-free restorations. Each offers its own blend of benefits and considerations.(more…)
December 20, 2018
Want to avoid the need for an emergency dentist in Lenox Hill during the holidays? You should brush often, avoid sweets and simple starches, and stay hydrated with plenty of water. That way, you’re more likely to stay cavity-free, both now and throughout the new year.(more…)
October 16, 2018
The end of the year is coming up, which means you’re likely preparing for holidays, colder weather and seeing more family members. It also means that your annual benefits are about to reach their expiration date, particularly when it comes to dental insurance.
With the fall season here and the winter season about to show up before you know it, now is the time to schedule an appointment and get the most out of the benefits you paid for. Today, a dentist in Lenox Hill will explain why and how.