December 20, 2018
Your smile plays an integral role in the impression you make when you meet people. The confidence that a bright, beautiful smile brings is priceless! This year give your family the gift that keeps on giving with teeth whitening in East Islip.
November 24, 2018
As a parent, there’s always a lot to think about when it comes to your child’s health and well-being, and their oral health is no exception. Many parents wonder when it’s the right time for a first dental visit? At East Islip Dental Care, your children’s dentist in East Islip, we recommend that children have their first appointment at around age three, unless parents have any concerns early on. At this age, we can comfortably communicate with your child and help them to feel safe and welcome in the dental chair.
November 4, 2018
Winter is upon us and the holidays are fast approaching! It’s an exciting time of the year that has you focused on food, family, parties, and presents. The last thing you’re likely worried about is visiting the dentist; however, here’s why it’s a good time to give your dentist a call. Your dental insurance is likely to run out at the end of 2018, and you want to be sure to maximize it before it does. Your dentist in East Islip explains.
October 24, 2018
Gum disease affects over half of American adults over the age of thirty; however, it is common for people to be unaware they have this condition. It’s slow moving and tricky to diagnose on your own in the beginning. Your dentist in East Islip explains why it’s so important to properly diagnose gum disease and successfully control your condition with a periodontal deep cleaning and follow-up visits afterwards.
October 4, 2018
You’re enjoying a dinner out with your family when you feel that tell-tale crack in your mouth. You fear you’ve broken a tooth, when you realize it’s actually a crown that is broken. You can’t believe it because this crown was just placed a few weeks ago! Unfortunately, in the world of dentistry, not all dental materials are created equally. Your dentist in East Islip explains.
September 4, 2018
If you suffer from fear or anxiety when you visit the dentist, you know how hard it makes it to go to your appointments. In fact, for some people, it is so debilitating that it keeps them away from the dentist, which can exacerbate problems with their teeth or oral health. If you feel that knot in your stomach when it’s time to go to the dentist, you should know that sedation dentistry in East Islip can help!
August 24, 2018
Visiting the dentist for checkups and cleanings may feel like an inconvenience, especially when things are going well with your teeth. It takes time out of your busy day, and it seems unnecessary if your teeth aren’t hurting. However, being consistent about these appointments is one of the reasons your teeth don’t hurt. Here are some other explanations why it’s so important to see your dentist in East Islip every six months.
August 4, 2018
Whether your tooth is broken or completely knocked out, the first thing you probably want to do during a dental emergency is panic! This is completely normal, but don’t do it. Remain calm because you can rest assured that when you have the right dental team on your side everything will be alright. Your dentist in East Islip also has tips on what you can do before you arrive at our office to make your situation less stressful, so read on.
July 14, 2018
When you are dealing with excruciating tooth pain from an infection, or a severely fractured or damaged tooth, the last thing you are thinking about is replacing that tooth. You just want it removed so you can get back to being comfortable and proceed with your life. However, it’s important to discuss replacement options for your tooth with your dentist in East Islip as soon as you can, and here are the reasons why.
April 19, 2018
Are you tired of worrying about what people think of your smile when you meet them? Have you forgotten when the last time was you smiled with confidence? When you have crooked teeth, the appearance of your smile is always on your mind, and it can take a toll on your confidence. If you’ve considered straightening your teeth, but the idea of wearing traditional braces is holding you back, Invisalign in East Islip may be the solution for you. Here’s how it works.