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Missing Teeth? Here Are 2 Healthy Replacement Options

Missing Tooth Replacement Options A gap-toothed grin may look funny, but a missing tooth is no laughing matter, especially if it’s one (or more) of your front ones. Thankfully 21st century dentistry affords options to both dentists & dental patients dealing with a missing tooth or two. Replacing a missing tooth not only restores your […]

Are You Ashamed of Your Dentures?

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 […]

Dental Implants Vs. Dentures: Which One Is Best?

Dental Implants Vs. Dentures When it comes to missing teeth, most patients usually choose between Dentures or Dental Implants. Dental bridges are also an effective missing teeth solution, but for this post we’ll concentrate on the dental implants or dentures debate. So how can you be sure you’re making the best choice for optimal long-term […]

What Is Malocclusion?

Malocclusion Means Your Bite Is Out of Balance Malocclusion simply means misaligned teeth. Clinically, it means the abnormal alignment of the upper and lower teeth. The word malocclusion literally means “bad bite” – according to the medical dictionary, it’s a problem with the way your upper and lower teeth fit together when biting or chewing. Whether that’s crooked […]

How Much Does Invisalign Cost In Somerset NJ?

The True Cost of Invisalign There are some things in life that are worth paying a premium for, straighter, healthier teeth is one of them. According to Invislaign.com, the cost of Invisalign® treatment is similar to traditional metal braces. So if you’ve been considering straightening out your smile, which would you choose – Invisalign or […]

Got Heartburn? See How Acid-Reflux Affects Your Teeth

It seems like a good time of year to talk about how what we eat has an impact on not only our overall health, but our oral health as well. With the Holiday season in full swing, we thought it timely to talk some more about how oral health & overall health are connected. Sometimes […]

Should Your Dentist Screen for Diabetes?

Dentists Can Screen for Diabetes? In case you missed the July 2011 issue of the Journal of Dental Research, check out this post on how dentists can help diagnose diabetes. OK, you’re right – it’s not such a popular forum, but this news is… According to a recent study out of the Columbia University College […]

Eat Turkey For A Healthy Smile

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 […]

Thank You for Donating Over 40 Pounds of Candy to Our Troops!

Our Halloween Candy Buyback Event for Operation Gratitude Was A Success Betsy Cabarcas, Jennifer Murphy, Amy Petrillo, Janice Alcoriza, Dr. Joseph Haddad and Kathy Stevens, of Advanced Dental Arts, show some of the candy that will make its way to troops serving overseas. “We’re happy to do this and support the troops every year and […]

Did You Know Dentists Can Help Diagnose Diabetes?

Dentists Can Diagnose Diabetes? Dentists diagnose & treat a myriad of oral health maladies, but bet you didn’t think your dentist could diagnose diabetes – or at least help to do so. As if we need another reason to keep up our normal thrice yearly dental visits, here comes recent news out of Columbia University […]