October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Support Your Oral Health with a Water Flosser

If you are looking for an alternative interdental cleaning tool to protect the gaps between your teeth, consider the use of a water flosser. A water flosser is similar to dental floss in that it can clean areas between your teeth. However, rather than using thread to clean out the... Read more »

Simple Tips for Dental Health: Tooth Replacements

Have you recently lost a tooth and are looking for a highly reliable tooth replacement? Thanks to modern dentistry, several options are available to improve and repair your smile. Through the use of dentures, dental implants or dental bridges, replacements can be administered to give you the smile that you've... Read more »

Dental Support: Pregnancy and Dental Health

cause problems including gum disease, also known as periodontal disease? Oftentimes, gum tissue infections can arise through a pregnancy simply because individuals may begin to neglect their oral health care. Although there are several risks that can often arise from a pregnancy, it is important to continue to clean out... Read more »

Treatment for Sleep Apnea

A ton of different options exist for those looking for treatment for sleep apnea. From the CPAP machine to holistic remedies, and everything in between, it’s easy to get overwhelmed at all the options you have in front of you. With that in mind, have you ever considered getting the... Read more »

Superstar Smile Makers: Dental Erosion Prevention

Are you familiar with the risks associated with dental erosion? Dental erosion, also frequently referred to as enamel erosion, is a condition in which the tooth enamel on your teeth is slowly worn down, frequently by harmful acids. If you do suffer from dental erosion, it will need to be... Read more »

How to Help Your Teen Have a Top-Notch Spring Smile

Your teen deserves to have an excellent smile while they enjoy this new spring season. A strong and healthy smile can help them do many things throughout the day without having to worry about dental problems or complications. Our dentist, Dr. Robert Berkowitz, is happy to help you help your... Read more »