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LINK BETWEEN CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE AND PERIODONTITIS

Feb 18 2017 By The Dental Expert

The month of February is jam packed with events, celebrations and award shows, from the Big Game to Valentine’s Day to the Oscars. Nearly 50 million Americans experience cardiovascular issues and it is the leading cause of death and disability in the United States. Recent research indicates that periodontitis, or gum disease, may be associated with the development of cardiovascular disease. One theory is that the inflammatory proteins and the bacteria in the periodontal tissue…

Is chocolate bad for your teeth?

Feb 11 2017 By The Dental Expert

Around Valentine’s Day, Easter, and other holidays, most of us end up consuming more chocolate than we would on a normal basis and asking ourself, “is chocolate bad for your teeth?“ Whether you love dark chocolate, milk chocolate, white chocolate, or any variety of this endorphin releasing, feel good treat, you may be surprised at the amount of positive data there is out there about how consuming chocolate affects the body and how it can…

Gum diseases effect on health

Feb 04 2017 By The Dental Expert

Even if you brush your teeth daily, you may still have dangerous bacteria growing inside your mouth. Not only could that lead to periodontitis (an advanced form of gum disease that comes with symptoms such as bleeding when you brush and gum pain), but studies also find a link between poor oral hygiene and major health issues. Here are some ways that missing the mark on oral care could harm your heath. Plus, expert tips…

Dental emergency in Suffolk? We can help!

Jan 25 2017 By The Dental Expert

You have lost a large filling, and the tooth hurts. Don’t hesitate to call your emergency dentist located at Commack Dental Design. You’ll receive proper advice and treatment quickly and compassionately. The Philosophy Guiding Emergency Dentistry Excellent dentistry is more than professional cleanings, fillings and dental crowns. Frequently, situations require prompt action and counsel. Preserving natural tooth structure and oral function and restoring patient comfort are fundamental to emergency dentistry. First and foremost, protect your oral health…

What happens in a dental implant procedure

Jan 14 2017 By The Dental Expert

Every dental implants procedure is multi-step process. While most dental offices can only handle a few steps of this procedure, Commack Dental Design provides every step of your dental implant procedure in one location. STEP 1. THE CONSULTATION Before you can get dental implants, you’ll need a professional to assess your needs. While most dentists are able to provide an implant consultation, many will need to refer you to another dental office to perform your measurements, extractions, and/or tooth implants….

The Benefits of Invisalign, Commack NY

Jan 06 2017 By The Dental Expert

Getting braces is not an exciting prospect for anyone in commack. But what if we told you that you could permanently correct your alignment issues without experiencing any of the drawbacks of traditional braces? Here at commack dental design we offer Invisalign – an alternative that is revolutionizing the way people think about straightening teeth – and decide if this is the better option for you. Eat Whatever You Want With traditional braces, you have to avoid eating…

4th of July weekend

Jul 01 2016 By The Dental Expert

The 4th of July is the quintessential summer holiday, filled with family gatherings, barbecues, parties, and plenty of food and drink. commack dentists Dr. Artin Sakhaee and Dr. Michael Baharestaniand their team at Commack dental design encourage their patients to practice moderation during their July 4th celebrations, especially when it comes to the following foods! Fat-Filled Burgers Hamburgers are an undeniable favorite at a barbecue, especially during the summer. But the typical hamburger, while full of protein, is generally full of…

How Gum Disease can effect your body

Jun 24 2016 By The Dental Expert

What Is Gum (Periodontal) Disease? Gum disease is caused by two things: 1. the presence of bacteria in the mouth and 2. places for that bacteria to congregate and stay.  Most often, bacteria collect on buildup (calculus) around and below the gum line.  This buildup causes inflammation and irritation, triggering an immune response by the body.  The mildest form of gum (periodontal) disease is called gingivitis.  Left unchecked, the condition can create periodontal “pockets” or…

Don’t overlook important oral health habits for young children

Jun 17 2016 By The Dental Expert

Only 28 percent of American parents would give their kids an “A” grade for oral health, according to a new survey of American children’s dental health by Delta Dental.1 In fact, nearly nine of 10 parents (86 percent) say their children’s oral health isn’t as good as it could be. A majority of parents (51 percent) understand that oral care habits – rather than genetics or what their kids eat – are most responsible for their…

Spring Clean Your Mouth

Jun 03 2016 By The Dental Expert

Spring is a perfect time to say “out with the old and in with the new.” It’s also a perfect time to check in with your oral hygiene routine and freshen it up with a few simple swaps. Step 1: Replace your toothbrush. Toothbrushes should be changed out every 3-4 months, or sooner if the bristles are frayed or if you’re recovering from an illness. When you’re sick, storing your toothbrush near other toothbrushes in…

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