Archive for 2017

Do Swimming Pools Erode Tooth Enamel?

Tooth Enamel Erosion & Swimming Pools It’s summertime, who doesn’t want to go in the pool? Well maybe that childhood friend you had with the in-ground pool…who never wanted to go swimming! Aside from the beach, lake, river, or any other aquatic respite from the summer heat, lounging in the pool is something we can […]

How To Protect Your Kids’ Smile…In Summertime

Protect Your Kids’ Smiles In Summer Now that the kids are out of school for the summer, do you see yourself looking for ways to keep them busy and happy? Some of your summer vacation plans are probably already set, but there is one sure-fire way to help fill your children’s summer schedule…Make sure they […]

A Healthy Diet = Healthy Teeth!

A Healthy Diet Equals a Healthy Smile Did you make a resolution back in January to eat healthier this year? Are your dietary habits on track, or did they fly off them? Adhering to a healthy diet is important any day of the year, not just because a well-balanced diet helps us keep our bodies […]

Do Dentures Look Fake?

Dentures for Missing Teeth Do you or someone you know where dentures? Show them this. When patients are seeking a solution for one or more missing teeth, we usually have to choose between Dentures or Dental Implants. Dental bridges can also mind the gap between a missing tooth – or teeth – by joining an […]

3 Toothbrush Hacks To Use Around The House

Why Should You Recycle Your Toothbrush? Some items are easy to recycle: Old books make great additions to your local school. Hand-me-downs can be given to a neighbor or youngest child. Glass bottles make delightful DIYs. What about old toothbrushes? While we wouldn’t recommend giving them to anyone at Thursday night book club, we do […]

Wayne NJ Dentist Deciphers The Most Common Dental Terms

When patients visit our Wayne NJ dentist office, sometimes we catch ourselves using some pretty scientific sounding terms to describe normal dental health problems and procedures. We usually figure this out by the quizzical looks we receive from our patients, but just in case we’ve compiled this dental dictionary list of terms to help you […]

Is Your Dentist A Little Too Talkative?

See How to Deal with a Chatty Dentist We’ve all been there…your dentist is what seems like shoulder deep in your mouth when they start asking questions. So, how’s the family? Have you been flossing daily? How does my wristwatch feel on the back of your throat? Yada, yada, yada… These aren’t some obscure, rhetorical, […]

The Two Most Important Minutes Of Your Day

Wayne NJ Dentist Shares the Most Important 2 Minutes of the Day Two measly minutes…that’s all it takes to brush your teeth. Do it two times a day, for two minutes at a clip – along with daily flossing – and you’ll be well on your way to not only optimal oral (& overall) health, […]

Dental Floss or Interdental Brushes: Which One Is Best?

Floss Vs. Interdental Brushes: The Between Teeth Cleaning Tool Debate Say that three times fast! Dental floss or interdental brushes are two top tools for the task at hand. Craftsmen (and dentists) around the world agree, if you don’t apply the right tool for the job at hand, optimal results will be difficult to come by. And when we’re talking […]

3 Reasons Dentists Hate To See April Go

What Is It About April that Dentists Love? Don’t be mistaken, dentists love every day of every month of the year they get to fight off the cavity creeps for their trusting patients. But they seem to favor a couple few months that really drive home the dental health awareness message. Now that Spring is […]