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Ways to combat dental anxiety

Dental anxiety is a very common problem. In fact, a study performed by a marker research company by the name of DentaVox that included 18,000 people worldwide reported that 61% of respondents stated that they suffered from dental anxiety and fear. If you are one of these people, don’t worry, you are not alone. There…Read the full article


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Do You Know What Saliva Does for Your Mouth?

In a normal, healthy mouth, saliva is ever-present. This fluid is such a mainstay that we often don’t think much about it. We may become more acutely aware of saliva when a certain smell causes us to produce more of the fluid. We may also notice when the mouth lacks adequate moisture. Beyond lubricating the…Read the full article


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Why Do I Get Cavities?

When you brush your teeth twice a day as you’ve always heard you must, you inevitably expect to have fewer issues with cavities. If you experience a new bout with tooth decay now and then, you may up your game and start using an antibacterial mouthwash, fluoride toothpaste, and be more diligent about flossing and…Read the full article


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Give Your Smile Some Love

If you love your smile and want to keep enjoying its beauty, you’ve got to give it some love. If you’re one of the many people who aren’t completely happy with the way your teeth look, your smile is in need of even more TLC. The good news is that it’s possible to turn around…Read the full article


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Receding Gums: What You Should Know

Gum recession is a relatively common problem that many adults experience to some degree. This condition occurs when the gums start to pull away from the surface of a tooth or teeth. Usually, we notice recession around one or more teeth, but not all at the same time, unless in the case of severe gum…Read the full article



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Is Sedation Dentistry Right for Me?

Many people ask this question but, deep down, they already know the answer. If the thought of scheduling a dental appointment causes your heart to beat faster and your stomach to knot, you have some degree of dental anxiety. If you have trouble sleeping the night before you’re to see the dentist, you harbor some…Read the full article


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CEREC Can Make Your Dental Visits Easier

Our New York City sedation dentistry practice caters to patients who have a difficult time seeing the dentist. Oral care is integral to general health, wellness, and a strong sense of confidence in one’s smile. To help our patients take the best possible care of their teeth and gums, we have incorporated proven sedation techniques…Read the full article



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