Archive for April, 2017

When Should You Remove A Child’s Loose Tooth?

When Is It Time To Remove A Child’s Loose Tooth? When the tooth in question is loose enough to come out with minimal fuss…from the tooth, not the child. Any parent knows the panic that might set in when their child realizes they have a loose tooth. Although there are some loose tooth troopers out […]

What Is Your Dentist Talking About?

Somerset NJ Dentist Defines The Most Common Dental Terms When patients visit our Somerset 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 […]

Does Your Dentist Talk Too Much?

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, […]

3 Reasons Why Dentists Love the Month of April

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 […]

Your Dentist Can Detect More Than Cavities

Get Screened for Oral Cancer 48,000 Americans will be diagnosed with oral cancer this year. If you’ve used tobacco or had a history of HPV, you’re at a higher risk of contracting oral cancer. Fortunately, it can be detected early. Your dentist can be the key to your diagnosis. 6 Symptoms of Oral Cancer CONSULT […]