A new study published in the Journal of Dental Research suggests latent tooth infection increases risks for coronary artery disease, the most common type of heart disease. The study involved 508 individuals with an average age of 62 and found that those with atypical periodontitis (infection in the pulp chamber of the tooth) were 2.7-times more...Read More
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In recent weeks, several news outlets have opined on the relevance of three different studies that seem to suggest flossing is useless. A closer look at these studies however raises some serious questions.
The first study, published in 2006, focused on children between the ages of four and thirteen and found that those trained to floss by themselves saw no...Read More
If you have missing teeth, dental bridges, or dentures, dental implants are a permanent solution that are actually placed in your jaw bone. Dental implants will ensure that your jaw bone maintains its strength and intengrity which helps you to love your smile forever. Please view this infographic for more information about dental implants:
If you believe that dental implants may be the right choice for you...Read More
Black hairy tongue sounds like something out of a story, but it is a very real and often embarrassing condition caused by an excess amount of bacteria or yeast in the mouth. Fortunately, this condition is neither dangerous nor painful, and it often responds very well to simple at-home treatments. If you have noticed a stubborn...Read More
Dr. Elisa Mello and Dr. Ramin Tabib are pleased to announce that our cosmetic dentistry website has been named a Platinum winner of the 2016 Hermes Creative Awards. This international competition attracts submissions from several Fortune 500 companies along with national public relations...Read More
Gum disease can affect you at nearly any age and, at some point, affects more than 90% of all Americans. In this presentation, our dentists share with you how gum disease can affect nearly every part of your body and the treatment options we offer. Additionally, we highlight that we offer the revolutionary Pin Hole Surigcal Technique, which is highly sought after for its lack of pain and discomfort.
Topical stains – such as those caused by foods and beverages – typically respond very well to topical whiteners. Our New York City cosmetic dentists offer both in-office teeth whitening and take-home solutions, enabling you to maintain a bright and attractive appearance year-round. However, when stains are below the enamel, these same...Read More
As we approach the warmer months of summer, maybe it’s time to start seriously considering the impact your smile has on your overall appearance. If there are issues that you feel detract from your smile – no matter how small – the cosmetic dentists at our New York City location welcome an opportunity to meet with you for a smile makeover consultation where we can assess your teeth and gums, listen to your concerns, and help you choose the most effective treatments for lasting strength and beauty.