Category Archives: Cosmetic Dentistry

Tips to Follow to Keep Your Teeth White

  • Feb 20 2024

A stunning smile can help you live more confidently and face interactions in both social and professional settings more effectively. For many, the shade of their smile is the biggest concern. Luckily, there are plenty of tips you can follow to keep your teeth white. Following a Proper Oral Hygiene Routine Brushing and flossing are […]

dentist examining patient's teeth

What Causes Gaps to Develop Between Teeth?

  • May 6 2023

Gaps between your teeth can negatively impact the appearance of your smile. They’re often much more noticeable than other minor defects, leading many patients to seek cosmetic dentistry procedures. However, not all gaps are the same — how your gaps developed can determine which treatment is best for you.  With that in mind, here are […]

Male patient getting his teeth whitened

Is Teeth Whitening Safe for Sensitive Teeth?

  • Aug 20 2022

Taking care of your teeth requires paying attention to three key areas — aesthetics, comfort, and oral health. Ideally, you’ll want to engage in practices and seek treatments that can benefit all three. Whitening can give you a brighter smile, but how does it affect your comfort and oral health?  Here’s what patients with sensitive […]

A woman with whitened teeth smiling.

What Is Zoom Laser Bleaching?

  • Jul 8 2020

Can laser bleaching really make a difference when it comes to teeth whitening? Marilyn Monroe once said, “A smile is the best makeup any girl can wear.” Unfortunately, not everyone’s smile matches that of one of the most famous and beautiful stars of all time.  Everyone knows how important an attractive smile is. This is […]

Forest Hills Dentistry discusses the differences between implants and dentures.

Implants or Dentures?

  • Nov 13 2019

What are the advantages of having implants instead of dentures? More and more people are choosing implants over dentures. Whether complete or partial, dentures are replacements for missing teeth that are not permanently attached to the individual’s bone or gums. Dentures are removable and typically taken out at night. Implants are not removable; they are […]

Forest Hills Dentistry discusses the advantages of porcelain crowns.

Porcelain Crowns

  • Jul 10 2019

Are there advantages to porcelain crowns over other types of dental crowns? There are a lot of ways that we can choose to spend our money to improve our appearance and make an impression on the people we meet and interact with. We can shop for the latest and most stylish fashions. Go to the […]

Botox or Surgery?

  • Mar 23 2018

How is Botox different from regular plastic surgery? The world has changed and continues to do so at a breathtaking rate. The list of things that we believed was inevitable and out of our control is rapidly dwindling, and nowhere is that more apparent than in our refusal to accept the limitations and appearance of […]

Finding a dentist that’s right for you

  • Jan 10 2017

Each day, we all make hundreds of decisions. Should you gulp down another cup of regular coffee or switch to decaf? What TV show should you start on Netflix? Would you rather fix dinner or order in tonight? While some choices don’t make that much difference in the grand scheme of things, others do. Take […]

Are yellowed teeth wrecking your smile? Here are some options

  • Jun 20 2016

Soda. Coffee. Cigarettes. Red wine. In a city that never sleeps, some New Yorkers depend on these items to function. But it’s no secret that, in excess, these vices are linked to health issues. For many, they also have a direct impact on tooth health, including enamel coloring. Over time, exposure to those liquids can […]