Here’s what I want you to ask me before your root canal

  • Feb 28 2017

Root canals are pretty routine in my office and in dentistry. I regularly see New Yorkers who are in need of the procedure to save what remains of a decaying tooth. My staff is trained to provide the most efficient and pain-free dental treatments possible, so patients know that they are in good hands when […]

What you eat and drink can seriously impact your dental health

  • Jan 23 2017

The things that you eat and drink matter. Your choices affect your weight, your muscle strength, your energy levels, and more — including your dental health — in some surprising ways. Sure, you might know some of the major “no-nos” when it comes to eating and drinking, but the impacts that foods and beverages have […]

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 […]

Complement your smile with derma fillers

  • Nov 28 2016

As any artist, interior designer, fashion guru, hair stylist, or other professional who values aesthetics can tell you, small efforts can make a huge difference in the way something looks. Take certain dental procedures — like teeth whitening, veneers, and implants — for example. Those simple changes can take years off of the way my […]

Are dental implants right for you?

  • Nov 14 2016

Teeth play a very important part in day-to-day life. They help you bite and chew so you can say nourished. They help shape your face. And your smile can be the first thing that people notice about you. But what if your teeth aren’t as strong as they used to be? What if some are […]

What to Expect during a Checkup

  • Sep 27 2016

Does the idea of going to the dentist make you nervous? If so, you aren’t alone. Lots of people are known to fear dental exams (even, according to J-14 celebs like Justin Bieber!) This could be based on a variety of factors, from a bad experience as a child to worry about pain to simply […]

Charcoal for Teeth Whitening Warning

  • Sep 27 2016

Charcoal for Teeth Whitening Warning Q: Is using charcoal for teeth whitening dangerous? The internet is a powerful tool. The answers to virtually any question can be “googled” in a nanosecond. Don’t want to read? Online video tutorials are wildly popular. You can learn how to do, build, or fix almost anything– from dance moves […]

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 […]