If you have a missing tooth, you may have heard of dental implants. These provide a more successful and longer-lasting solution to tooth loss than traditional bridges or partial dentures. But how do we place them, and what makes them such a great choice for addressing tooth loss? In today’s blog, your Syosset, NY, dentist will talk about replacing missing teeth with implant dentistry.
If you have decayed and missing teeth, minor and severe damage, or issues with bite balance or smile esthetics, you may need more than a single treatment to improve your smile. To help restore the health and beauty of your smile, even addressing missing teeth, your Syosset, NY, dentist may suggest treatment with our full-mouth rehabilitation.
When a tooth develops an infection, whether due to injury or untreated tooth decay, this could mean serious trouble for your smile. To avoid complications like worsening pain or tooth loss, you may need a restorative treatment known as root canal therapy. In today’s blog, your Syosset, NY, dentist talks about how we save a tooth with endodontics.
Dental cavities could develop in smiles of all ages, and when they do, cavities become a source of discomfort and even infection. To treat the cavity and bring relief, smiles both young and old benefit from a metal-free and lifelike composite resin dental filling. In today’s blog, your Syosset, NY, dentist talks about how we create and place your natural-looking dental filling.
While enamel damage is often caused by cavities, physical trauma can also lead to permanent harm. If you injure your tooth, you can experience a worrying smile change, feel uncomfortable biting and chewing, and find yourself vulnerable to an infection! The good news is that you can make sure the matter is addressed properly by seeing your Syosset, NY dentist for support. At our practice, we can provide an evaluation to gauge the damage to your tooth, which helps us identify the most conservative approach to fully addressing the matter. At the end of your treatment, you can feel confident that your oral health, appearance, and dental function are preserved. (more…)
The outer enamel on each tooth prevents the onset of decay or infection, and safeguards teeth against injury. However, if an issue occurs that does compromise the enamel, you need restoration to avoid painful complications. In today’s blog, your Syosset, NY, dentist explains how we create and place lifelike full and partial dental crowns, and how they can restore the health of your smile.
When you have more than a single esthetic concern, then you may assume you need more than one cosmetic treatment. However, with porcelain veneers your Syosset, NY, dentist can actually correct multiple esthetic issues at once, providing a conservative smile makeover and even instant orthodontic care for some patients.
When you show off too much gum when you smile, this is often referred to as a gummy smile. The excessive gingival display could alter the appearance of your smile’s alignment, and also make you feel self-conscious about showing off your smile. Fortunately, your Syosset, NY, dentist has a cosmetic treatment to safely and comfortably reshape the gum line using advanced laser dentistry!
We recently spoke about cosmetic dentistry, particularly how we use professional teeth whitening to remove teeth stains. But what if a tooth is misshapen, or what if you have embarrassing gaps between your teeth? If teeth whitening isn’t enough, then our team can offer dental bonding and contouring to repair smiles in Syosset, NY, in only one visit!
When you have embarrassing teeth stains on the surfaces of your smile, this could cause you to feel self-conscious. We know, and offer professional treatment options to break up and remove stains, or to mask severe cases of discoloration. In today’s blog, your Syosset, NY, dentist looks at a few different options for helping you enjoy a bright smile once again!