What Foods Cause Cavities in Children

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Your child’s teeth affect their overall health. After all, they help your child speak clearly, as well as help cut/grind their food before they swallow it. Cavities, or tooth decay, are permanently damaged areas of the tooth and can cause speech and nutrition problems. A child is susceptible to cavities as soon as their first […]

Are You a Candidate for Dental Implants?

Cost Of Dental Implants

Chances are you’ve probably heard that dental implants (Dumont) are the best solution for replacing missing teeth. But can anyone get dental implants? Unfortunately, no. Every dental implant candidate has specific criteria to meet. Thankfully, modern advancements allow more dental implant candidates to pursue this state-of-the-art tooth-replacement option. Ideal Dental Implant Candidate Requirements If you’re […]

Why are Children’s Checkups Important?

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Your child’s baby teeth will eventually fall out. So why is it so important to take your little one to a dentist for regular checkups beginning at a young age? Is it that important? Absolutely. Here’s why: Get Ahead of Anxiety and Dental Phobia It’s estimated that 1-in-3 people suffer from some extent of dental […]

How Does Invisalign Move My Teeth?

Have you ever wondered, “How does Invisalign move teeth if there aren’t brackets and wires”? You’re not the first to ask. How Invisalign Works Invisalign treatment in Dumont is based on cutting-edge digital imaging and treatment mapping. So how does Invisalign move teeth? First, our Dumont dentist takes a digital scan of your entire smile. […]

Are Root Canals Necessary?

Why are root canals necessary? Oftentimes, we’re asked if it’s just easier or better to remove a tooth than it is to get a root canal. But understanding the purpose of endodontic therapy (root canals) and the modern methods used to perform these treatments can help you feel more confident about your treatment decisions. When […]

What Are Same Day Dental Crowns?

Our dentist in Dumont offers state-of-the-art dental crowns that are fitted and delivered in just one day. But what is the difference between same day crowns and regular crowns (or is there one?) Same-Day vs. Traditional Crowns The biggest difference between same day crowns and regular crowns is that traditional treatments require gooey impressions and […]

Wisdom Teeth Removal: What Adults Should Know

Did you know that some oral problems caused by wisdom teeth might not occur until you’re almost 30 years old? Since wisdom teeth continue to develop well past your high school and college years, adult wisdom teeth extraction in Dumont is more common than you might realize. Benefits of Removing Wisdom Teeth (Adults) The position […]

Oral Cancer: Risks, Symptoms, and Prevention

Is it time for your next dental cleaning? Your bi-annual checkup is more than just a chance to get your teeth cleaned. These preventative care appointments can help you catch disease early, reduce overall dental health needs, and keep your smile healthy for years. That’s why our dentist in Dumont includes an oral cancer screening […]

Digital Smile Design in Dumont

Have you ever wondered what your smile could look like with whitening, veneers, Invisalign, or another type of treatment? Thanks to Digital Smile Design in Dumont, you don’t have to wonder anymore. You can see it right there on a screen. What is Digital Smile Design? When you visit our dental clinic in Dumont, you […]

No Insurance? Ask About Our Membership Plan

If you’re due for a dental checkup or have a cavity that needs attention, right now is the best time to plan a visit with our dentist in Dumont. Why Do I Need to Use the Benefits by the End of the Year? The majority of dental insurance plans run from January to December, resetting […]