Archive for 2015

3 Gifts That Will Have You Smiling All Year Long

It doesn’t matter if your Holiday celebrations include an Elf on a Shelf, a Mensch on a Bench, or a Festivus Pole, these three gifts are guaranteed to keep on giving for the entire year. OK maybe a couple of months for the toothbrush, and perhaps a few weeks for the floss and toothpaste but […]

4 Holiday Foods That Are Bad for Your Teeth & Breath

During the Holiday Season we’re all more than a little bit more inclined to nosh on some less than healthy foods, and it makes sense that some of those foods that are bad for your teeth – and give you bad breath. Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, or Festivus, eating & drinking a little more […]

This Wayne Dentist Has 5 Smile Improvement Gifts for You

Are you still searching for some Christmas or Hanukkah gifts? Our Wayne dentist office can help you give the gift of a healthy smile this Holiday season. Dr. Frank V. Maldonado is offering a number of smile improvement gifts for our patients, and their loved ones. Whether you’re looking for something to give someone special, […]

How Does Dental Insurance Work?

Sometimes we hear that our patients are more than a little confused by all the ins & outs of their dental insurance policies. If you’re a little clueless about how dental insurance works, or by which services are covered and which ones aren’t, let’s see if we can shed some light on the issue. As […]

We’re Talking Turkey For Healthy Teeth on Thanksgiving

Is Turkey Healthy for Our Teeth? Thanksgiving Thursday will surely have us all going back for seconds…and sometimes more. Besides from the expanding effect of our collective waistlines, the foods we eat on Thanksgiving can have a significant impact on the health of our teeth and gums too. Foods like fresh cranberry sauce, fibrous vegetables […]

Quit Smoking for the Great American Smokeout!

Join The Great American Smokeout Are you planning on quitting smoking? Then you’re in luck, because aside from there being no time like the present, the annual Great American Smokeout is taking place once again. The American Cancer Society Great American Smokeout event is your chance to finally kick those butts to the curb. The […]

Dr. Maldonado Wins 2015 Patients’ Choice Award By OpenCare.com

Wayne dentist Dr. Frank V. Maldonado, recently won the 2015 Patient’s Choice award sponsored by Opencare.com. Opencare helps patients find the right health provider for them, and helps connect doctors with patients with their online appointment scheduling platform. Here at Wayne Dental Arts we strive to deliver you the best possible experience at your dental […]

Your Dental Insurance Benefits Expire Every Year?

Wayne NJ Dentist Shares Dental Insurance Benefits Info Summer seems like it came and went, Halloween went off last weekend, & Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Before we get to all the turkey roasting, window shopping, first snow of the season, and the Holiday hustle and we wanted to take the time to alert […]

Halloween Candy to Avoid If You Have Braces

Got Braces? Don’t Eat Any of This Halloween Candy Diligent dental health maintenance is even more important during the Halloween season when our teeth (or our children’s teeth) may receive more than their fair share of exposure to sticky candies, sugary sweets, & chewy chocolate treats. Things become even more difficult if we factor traditional […]

Straight Teeth Are Healthy Teeth

Did you know that crooked teeth are unhealthy teeth? Dentists love the month of October, and it’s not just the Halloween candy overload that equates to job security. Aside from Halloween, October also has two other dental-centric reasons to celebrate dental health…National Dental Hygiene Month and National Orthodontic Health Month. As we’ve already discussed in […]