Cleaning and Prevention

  • Dental Exams & Cleaning

    While most individuals are already familiar with the simplicity of a standard dental checkup, they still postpone a cleaning or examination believing that it isn't very important. Well, they would be wrong. In order to maintain overall oral health and hygiene, your dentist needs to look for any changes/concerns within an individual's mouth, signs of decay,…

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  • Dental X-Rays

    X-rays, also known as radiographs, are a key tool for any dental care treatment plan. They are diagnostic, but they can also be preventative, by helping a dentist diagnose inherent oral care issues before they become a major problem. Dental X-rays are pictures of the teeth, bones, and soft tissue surrounding them. A dental X-ray helps to…

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  • Digital X-Rays

    Digital radiography, or digital X-ray, is used to take dental X-rays. An electronic sensor, versus the X-ray film, is used to capture and store the digital image on a computer. In our NYC office, this image may be viewed instantly, as well as enlarged, to go over with our patients. The latest technology aids dentists…

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  • Home Care

    When treating our patients, a beautiful and healthy smile that lasts a lifetime is our ultimate goal. What you do at home plays an important role in achieving that goal. Developing good dental health habits is the best way to prevent tooth decay and gum disease. Personal home care includes using the various dental aids that…

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  • Proper Brushing & Flossing

    Brushing and flossing are of paramount importance to oral hygiene.  Though bi-annual professional dental cleanings remove plaque, tartar and debris, excellent homecare methods are equally valuable.  Proper brushing and flossing can enhance the health of the mouth, make the smile sparkle and prevent serious diseases. Reasons why proper brushing and flossing are essential: Prevention of…

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