The Airport Dentist JFK – LGA

/The Airport Dentist JFK - LGA

Signs of Gum Disease

Signs can be both subtle and conspicuous Sensitive gums and teeth are also symptoms Swift action will be needed Gum disease is not something that one should wait to see if it gets better. It can go from specks of blood on a toothbrush to possible tooth loss in a short amount of time. While [...]

February 27th, 2019|0 Comments

Ways To Prevent Periodontal Disease

Basic maintenance can go a very long way Avoiding unhealthy things like smoking helps Genetics may play a very big part in determining likelihood One can go from mild gingivitis to periodontal disease pretty quickly. That can then mean the need for procedures like scaling and root planing, among others. It can be time-consuming and [...]

February 21st, 2019|0 Comments

Different Types of Dentures

There are three types of dentures to choose from Everything depends on how many teeth the patient has left They are a cheaper alternative to dental implants Over the course of one’s life, they may have to get dentures, whether due to age or infection or an accident. They ask the immediate question: What are [...]

February 15th, 2019|0 Comments

Mistakes Patients Make With Their Dentures

Many of the mistakes with the dentures are preventable Both new and experienced denture wearers make these errors Taking care of dentures is not difficult if done routinely For first-time denture wearers, it can feel like a whole different experience from having regular teeth. It’s exhilarating, though, to have something in the space that used [...]

February 6th, 2019|0 Comments

What Can Be Done For Infected Teeth

The pain from an infected tooth can go from mild irritation to being unbearable in a very short span - and it’s often at the worst time, like in the middle of the night. Sometimes it’s so bad that it requires emergency service, but other times there are ways to weather it until you can [...]

December 27th, 2018|0 Comments

How To Get Over Dental Phobia

It’s been a while since you’ve been to the dentist. You may have recently moved and gotten a new job where the hours don’t seem to allow for you to get out to see one. Or perhaps there’s something else that’s holding you back: fear.  The question is - how to get over dental phobia? [...]

December 27th, 2018|0 Comments

New Year’s Resolution For Tooth Care

It’s almost 2019 and this is the year that you’re going to get in the best health - oral health, that is. You want to have clean teeth and gums since you know that gingivitis and gum disease can open the door to possible other health problems like diabetes or arthritis. So, it’s time to [...]

December 27th, 2018|0 Comments

When Is Tooth Extraction Necessary?

While dentists do their utmost to save teeth, there are some times when extracting a tooth becomes a necessity… not just an option for one to choose from. The question is: When is tooth extraction necessary? When does it go from something for a dentist or a specialist to mull over to them reaching for [...]

October 25th, 2018|0 Comments

Dentures Vs. Dental Implants

You can’t put it off any longer - the condition of your mouth dictates that you need to have something in there to fill in the gap(s) from any missing teeth - otherwise you’ll lose confidence in speaking with people and smiling, both of which can hurt your professional and personal life. The thing that [...]

October 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Best Method of Straightening Teeth

There’s no getting around it. You or your child are on the path to having a crowded mouth, whether from a very pronounced overbite or a lot of crooked teeth. Smiling is becoming more and more infrequent. You’re left to ask yourself - “What is the best method of straightening teeth?” The first method many [...]

October 22nd, 2018|0 Comments