4 Reasons to Consider Wisdom Teeth Extraction

4 Reasons to Consider Wisdom Teeth Extractions Wisdom teeth are the third (farthest back) molars in your mouth. They typical begin to cut through the gums and appear when you’re a teenager or young adult. For most people, third molars aren’t necessary and don’t play a role when it comes to chewing. In fact, wisdom […]

What to Do with Painful and Loose Dentures

At Sachem Dental we understand that sometimes living with dentures can be frustrating.  We care about the comfort of our patients so we’re here to support and guide you through the process. Let’s discuss a few reasons why you may be having trouble with your denture and how to best handle it. Why Does Your […]

Is A Snoring Appliance Right for You?

Is A Snoring Appliance Right for You? If you suffer from snoring, wearing an oral sleep appliance may be an effective treatment. They can even work for our Long Island patients with mild to moderate obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). What is a Snoring Appliance? A snoring appliance is a custom acrylic device that’s worn while […]

3 Common Misconceptions Regarding Root Canal Therapy

3 Common Misconceptions Regarding Root Canal Therapy Being told you need a root canal may be some of the most dreaded words a dental patient can hear.  Most people’s minds have been filled with misconceptions about root canals that have developed over decades through word-of-mouth by people they’ve never met. The truth of the matter […]

Four Reasons to Consider Invisalign

Four Reasons to Consider Invisalign Are you on the fence about getting Invisalign in Long Island? While the decision is often a personal one, there are a number of benefits when it comes to clear adult braces. Consider the following advantages we see in our Suffolk County patients: 1 – Your Teeth Are Easier to […]

Preparing Your Child for Their Dental Visit

Visiting the dentist can be a scary thing for your little one.  All the masked faces, the odd noises, and funny smells can make a child feel apprehensive. In the dental field, we see too many adult patients that are too scared to see the dentist because of an experience that they went through as […]