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 […]

What’s Hiding on Your Toothbrush?

What’s Hiding on Your Toothbrush? The first step to getting your teeth clean is to make sure you have the right tools to do so.  That includes having a clean toothbrush! Have you ever stopped to consider what could be hiding (or even growing) on your toothbrush?  Do you know when the last time was […]

Why Baby Teeth Are So Important

Why Baby Teeth Are So Important Does your child have a cavity on one of her primary, or milk teeth?  You may be considering having it taken out.  After all, the tooth’s temporary, right? Well, yes, but it’s not exactly that simple.  Baby teeth play a significant role and are as important as permanent ones. […]