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Whitening options for the smile

By admin
October 15, 2020

When Bronx, NY area patients think of a beautiful smile, they often picture Hollywood style, brilliantly white teeth. Unfortunately, not everyone has naturally white tooth enamel, and some patients may partake in habits that can cause discoloration, such as drinking dark beverages or smoking cigarettes. If you have been considering ways to brighten the smile, ... read more

What are the best replacement options for lost or extracted teeth?

By Montefiore Medical Center
September 15, 2020

Patients who live with one or more missing teeth will find that it affects every aspect of their daily life, both in their ability to speak and eat properly, and their confidence in their smile. The dentist of Montefiore Medical Center are here to help patients in choosing tooth replacement options that provide them with ... read more

How do I choose a cosmetic dentist?

By Montefiore Medical Center
August 15, 2020

Finding a cosmetic dentist is slightly different than seeking the services of a general dentist. Cosmetic dentists have special skill sets which allow them to enhance the smile with services that are dedicated to improving aesthetics. A cosmetic dentist can work with patients to help them choose the procedures that will help them achieve the ... read more

Elderly dental care: Why it matters

By Montefiore Medical Center
July 15, 2020

Many changes happen to the body with aging, but one thing will always stay the same: the importance of good oral hygiene. In the golden years, a lot of things will occur but oral health care will need to be even more important to maintain the health of the smile. Elderly dental care Patients of ... read more

Tips to maintain a healthy smile

By Montefiore Medical Center
June 15, 2020

Everyone wants a beautiful, healthy smile. Thanks to quality dentists such as those at the Montefiore Medical Center, patients can achieve their dream smile and improve their oral health and wellness with our team. We are committed to ensuring patients have access to the treatments they require to keep their teeth free from cavities and ... read more

Why patients choose Invisalign to enhance their smile

By Montefiore Medical Center
May 15, 2020

Misalignment of the teeth and bite can impact a patient more than they may realize. Teeth that are crooked or overcrowded can leave a smile more susceptible to decay and disease as food particles and bacteria can become trapped in these crevices. Poor bite alignment can cause unwanted wear on teeth and may weaken restorations ... read more

Understanding enamel erosion

By Montefiore Medical Center
April 15, 2020

While most patients are aware of the two common conditions that can impact their oral health, cavities and gum disease, they may not be aware that there are other conditions that exist as well. One of these conditions is that of enamel erosion. What is enamel erosion? Enamel is the outside coating of a human ... read more

Repair imperfections with porcelain veneers

By Montefiore Medical Center
March 15, 2020

Broken, stained, or gapped teeth negatively impact the appearance of the smile. When patients visit our dentists at Montefiore Medical Center with complaints of imperfections, our team may encourage them to consider the advantages of placing porcelain veneers. What is a veneer? A veneer used in dentistry is a thin shell of ceramic custom-made to ... read more

Learn How Dental Implants Can Restore Function and Beauty Following Tooth Loss or Extraction

By Montefiore Medical Center
February 14, 2020

Are you missing one or more teeth in the smile? Have you had to have a tooth extracted due to severe decay or periodontal disease? Are you looking for a way to restore the function and beauty of your smile? If this sounds like you, the team of Montefiore Medical Center encourage you to book ... read more

What are the symptoms of periodontal disease?

By admin
January 15, 2020

Maintaining overall health and wellness is simple: eat a healthy diet, exercise regularly, and visit the doctor annually for physicals and screenings of common health concerns. However, not as many patients focus on their dental health in the same way they do their overall health. Some patients avoid routine dental examinations because of dental anxieties, ... read more