Cosmetic Dentistry Associates Group Blog
December 20, 2017
You have your ancestors to thank for a lot — everything from the way you laugh to what makes you do it (i.e. your sense of humor). Yes, a lot is written in our genes, and that includes oral health. Did you know that you really can be cavity prone? Or that if your father had gum disease, you are more likely to deal with it, too? Your dentist in Suffern knows that genetic history has a lot to do with the picture of your oral health. Keep reading to learn the details, and how you can take control with preventive care to enjoy cleaner, healthier teeth and gums for a lifetime to come.
December 10, 2017
It’s something you learn in kindergarten, that everyone is unique and special in their own way. And guess what? That maxim is also true when it comes to your smile. No two sets of teeth and gums are the same as yours, and that means if you have lost one or more teeth, the approach your dentist will take may vary from the one your friend or neighbor had performed.
November 30, 2017
Families and friends who live in Rockland County are just a stone’s throw away from high-end dental care. Our team offers comprehensive cosmetic, restorative, and general dental services from the comfort of our well-equipped, state-of-the-art dental practice. From teeth whitening and porcelain veneers to dental implants and much, much more, the dentist serving Suffern, Nyack, and Pearl River truly does it all.
November 25, 2017
Biting into a fresh apple is one of life’s simplest pleasures — maybe the best, right underneath crunching on corn on the cob at a backyard summer barbecue. Tooth loss CAN take away from your ability to eat a balanced, nutritious diet with these and other items, but it doesn’t have to. To help, there are dental implants in Suffern.
October 31, 2017
Most of us know the steps we need to take to feel good and be healthy: eat a balanced, nutritious diet, exercise regularly enough, and get plenty of sleep every night. That last one is where many of us fall behind — whether it’s due to your busy schedule or circumstances outside of your control. Sleep apnea, for example, can rob you of your restful sleep even if you manage to go to bed on time. Unfortunately, the condition affects over 20 million people in the US.
October 24, 2017
Dental insurance provides a valuable opportunity to visit your dentist in Suffern regularly for affordable rates. Now, about two-thirds of Americans have coverage, but only 64% scheduled an appointment last year. Delaying dental care is often due to a misunderstanding about how policies work and how they can be used to keep out-of-pocket expenses to a minimum. As you pay your premiums for coverage each month, it is important to make the most of your insurance by utilizing it to its fullest potential.
September 20, 2017
At Cosmetic Dentistry Associates, we love being recognized for the superior level of care we work hard to offer. That’s why we are so excited to share the news that Rivertown Magazine recently featured our team for just that. As they put it, “beautiful dentistry does not succeed unless it is functionally sound — and this office gets it.”
August 22, 2017
When you think about good vs. bad oral health, you may just imagine your teeth. But your dentist in New City wants to remind you that the health of your gums is just as important as the pearly whites that rest in them.
August 12, 2017
Do you flash a silver spot when you smile and laugh? Most adults wear the evidence of a former cavity in the form of a silver, or amalgam, filling. These visible fillings not only take away from the overall aesthetic of your grin — they may also expose you to unhealthy levels of mercury. There is an alternative, though. Want to know more about the difference between silver and white fillings? Your dentist in Suffern has the details below.
July 15, 2017
Has your oral health declined so much that you’re facing tooth loss of one more teeth? Or maybe you’re a victim of a dental accident and knocked several teeth loose, what’s next? Dental implants in Suffern could be the solution that works best for you! Our dental professionals at Cosmetic Dentistry Associates are going to discuss how many teeth just a few dental implants can replace. It may seem impossible to do now, but before you know it, you’ll totally forget about missing any teeth!