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How Does Smoking Affect Your Teeth And Gums

May 06 2017 By The Dental Expert

There are 36 million smokers in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control, amounting to about 15 percent of the population. While this number has declined over the years, it’s still a large number of people who are at risk for dental issues that come with smoking. What does smoking do to your teeth? Tobacco hurts your teeth in many ways. Cigarettes limit your mouth’s ability to fight off infection, which leaves you defenseless…

Is fluoride bad for toddlers

Apr 29 2017 By The Dental Expert

A lot of parents want to know “is fluoride bad for toddlers“? Following a change in guidelines from the American Dental Association a few years ago, the question whether fluoride toothpaste is safe for young children continues to circulate among parents and dentists. For years, the ADA recommended that parents wait until age 2 to start using fluoride toothpaste with their children. However, that recommendation changed in February 2014, when the organization said parents can begin using a…

Keep your dental routine clean for earth day

Apr 22 2017 By The Dental Expert

As Earth Day approaches, we are reminded of the importance of being environmentally friendly. You don’t have to eat tofu and wear all-natural fibers to green your dental routine. These 5 tips can help you keep your teeth clean and healthy while saving the environment: Turn off the water! Do you mindlessly brush your teeth with the water running? Turn on the water only to rinse your mouth and toothbrush. Go natural.  Try a toothbrush made from…

Some Fun Alternatives To Candy On Easter

Apr 14 2017 By The Dental Expert

Our friend the Easter Bunny is on his way. But this year, he wants your kids to have fewer sweet treats. Marshmallow bunnies and chicks covered in sugar are tasty, but they can cause tooth decay. Try to think outside the box – or Easter basket – this year for some fun alternatives to candy: Tooth Treats: If your little one loves stuffed animals, Plak Posse Palz are soft toys with “real teeth” so kids can practice brushing…

Are you a candiate for sedation dentistry?

Apr 10 2017 By The Dental Expert

While Dr. Baharestani and Dr. Artin Sakhaee and our team at Commack Dental Design strive to offer a comfortable and unmatched experience for all our patients, we realize that fear or anxiety while visiting the dentist still affects some of our patients. For those of our patients who need extra comfort and relaxation during their visits, we are more than happy to offer sedation, a safe and effective option that provides a deeper and more complete relaxing…

IMPLANTS TO BRIGHTEN YOUR SMILE IS NO APRIL FOOLS

Apr 01 2017 By The Dental Expert

LOOKING FOR DENTAL IMPLANTS IN LONG ISLAND NY TO REJUVENATE YOUR SMILE? LOOK NO FURTHER! Having a smile that you’re proud of and comfortable with is something that every patient wants to achieve, no matter how old they are. But without proper care for your teeth, your smile could be lacking its shine. That’s why Commack Dental Design offers several procedures for patients who want to replace missing teeth and give them a second chance at the…

Spring Dental Cleaning

Mar 25 2017 By The Dental Expert

Spring has finally sprung From cleaning out the garage to dusting away those sneaky little bunnies that invade every nook, cranny, and crevice, but Spring is also the perfect time to visit your dentist for your semi-annual checkup and cleaning. Our DIY daily dental routines just don’t cut it! Here are 3 reasons why Spring is the perfect time to dust off those chompers and give our smiles a tip-top shape up heading into Summer….

Health Tips for a Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Mar 17 2017 By The Dental Expert

St. Patrick’s Day presents a great opportunity to celebrate with friends and family in true Irish fashion – with amazing food, freely flowing beverages, and festive clothing in every shade of green imaginable. As you gear up to join in on the merrymaking, keep these handy oral health and hygiene tips in mind for a truly happy holiday. Everything in moderation. It’s entirely expected that millions will enjoy a couple of pints at their nearest pub…

The Cost of not Replacing a Missing Tooth

Mar 08 2017 By The Dental Expert

How Not Replacing a Missing Tooth can Impact Your Life According to the American College of Prosthodontics, 178 million people in the United States are missing at least one tooth and more than 35 million people don’t have any teeth, at all. Tooth loss occurs due to a number of issues, including wear, cancer, injury, and gum disease. However, regardless of the reason you may have a missing tooth, the impact on your life is often…

Living With Diabetes: Teeth and Gum Problems to be Aware of

Feb 25 2017 By The Dental Expert

Diabetes can lead to a whole host of health problems, but did you know that it can also put you at risk for dental issues? The implications of high blood sugar extend to every part of the body — including teeth and gums. When it comes to diabetes, teeth and gum problems are something you need to be aware of. Diabetes: Teeth and Gum Problems to Look Out For Here are few of the ways diabetes can wreak…

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Commack, NY
11725 united states
(631) 499-5955