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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

The seven common symptoms of TMJ/TMD

By admin
December 15, 2019

The temporomandibular joint, or the TMJ, is the jaw joint that hinges the upper and lower jaw while connecting it to the skull. There is a joint on each side of the jaw, and when it becomes problematic, it can become a chronic concern known as temporomandibular joint disorder, or TMD. TMD can be painful ... read more

How Does Dental Bonding Differ from Porcelain Veneers?

By Montefiore Medical Center
November 15, 2019

At Montefoire Medical Center, patients can obtain a wide range of dental restorations with our team of professionals. Cosmetic repairs can also be achieved by using solutions such as dental bonding and porcelain veneers. What makes dental bonding and porcelain veneers similar, and how are they different? Today, we will discuss and compare these two ... read more

Are you a candidate for dental implants?

By Montefiore Medical Center
October 30, 2019

When permanent teeth are lost, this can lead to serious negative impact to the smile’s health, function, and appearance. To prevent these complications from occurring, including an aged appearance, misalignment, or reduction functionality, patients need to have their missing teeth addressed as soon as possible with the team of Montefiore Medical Center of Bronx, NY. ... read more