We are excited to be able to offer comprehensive dental care for you and your entire family! We prefer to start children out young – learning the correct way to keep their teeth and mouth healthy.
We recommend routine examinations for children because we can help them eat, talk, and smile better. We understand primary teeth and will do everything that we can to keep their mouths as healthy as possible.
We are also proud to serve adults of all ages. We strive to have a family-oriented environment so you are happy to bring your whole family to our office to ensure good dental health!
Good dental preventative care is really important to ensure a healthy mouth, including your gums and teeth. It is important to brush your teeth at least twice daily to help remove plaque and food particles that get stuck to your teeth. It is recommended that you brush your teeth for two minutes (or longer), though most people rush through this time. You need to make sure that you reach every side of each tooth, including the inside and outside. To help keep your breath fresh, you should also brush your tongue. Then, you can begin flossing.
It is recommended by the American Dental Association that you should floss your teeth at least once daily. Flossing is done to remove plaque that gets stuck in between your teeth. It also gets rid of any plaque that your toothbrush missed (or can’t get to)! If you don’t floss, you will have more problems with tartar, cavities, and even gum disease.
Though many people hate to do it, flossing is really necessary. You can use dental floss or even a pick that is specially designed for flossing. Though flossing shouldn’t be painful, it can feel different and awkward so it is important to keep at it. After a few days or weeks, it will become part of your dental routine.
If you have any questions about our dental services for any member of your family, please contact us today at (646) 866-7773.