Archive for March, 2016

Got A Toothache? Try Donkey’s Milk…

10 Toothache Remedies for April Fools Day! This first day of April brings us a chance to examine a few of the most harebrained (see #9), funny, or downright demented toothache remedies throughout history. Now maybe humans didn’t take such good care of their teeth in the Middle Ages, and maybe dental hygiene wasn’t the biggest worry […]

Do Root Canals Hurt?

Get Answers to Your Root Canal FAQs In answer to the $64,000 question…do root canals really hurt, well no. Not really. Well, not at all, really. Really, like not even at all. It may sound like a trick your dentist is trying to play on you, but root canals actually relieve the pain! Root canal […]

Why Do Dental Emergencies Go Up After St. Patrick’s Day?

The Day After St. Patrick’s Day Sees 64% More Dental Emergencies Across the country on the day after St. Patrick’s Day, dentists see a 64% increase in emergency dental visits. That’s a pretty big jump considering most of us aren’t bar brawling hooligans out to paint the town green…or are we? Why Does the Day […]

Gum Disease: The Infection Connection Between Oral & Overall Health

Wayne NJ Dental Health: Gum Disease & the Infection Connection Gum disease is more common than you may think, it has been reported that 3 out of every 4 Americans have signs of mild periodontal disease or gingivitis. There is a lot of recent research in the area of gum disease, with particular concentration on […]

Which Is Best: Dental Veneers or Bonding?

If you have long struggled with insecurity, because of imperfections in your smile, you may have already spent some time researching the various ways a cosmetic dentist in Wayne NJ can help increase your confidence, by transforming those imperfections into your dream smile. But for many patients, the similarities between cosmetic bonding and porcelain veneers […]