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What are Dental Implants?

Small titanium ‘screws’ are used when you have to replace a missing tooth. These are inserted into the bone of your jaw just like a screw is placed into a wall. The difference with these implant screws is that your bone begins to adhere to them after an 8 week healing period. The screw becomes […]

Power Tooth Brush’s

If you are like so many Americans, you own a power toothbrush. Those commercials made you do it. Well, you are in luck, you may have purchased wisely. Some of them, like the RotaDent, Sonicare, and Oral B are wonderful adjuncts to your daily dental home care routine. Studies show that many power brushes are […]

Grinding Teeth

The stress of living in our society today has wreaked havoc on the teeth of America. What does this mean? Take a look at your teeth and the ones surrounding you. If the two front teeth are not longer than the two side teeth, then most likely you may have a night grinding and clenching […]

Flossing

Flossing is probably more important than brushing! That’s an extremely bold statement, but doing the “f” word once daily will save your teeth. You see, the bacteria and food particles that collect between the teeth are not effectively removed with a toothbrush (unless you use a RotoDent). This nasty, smelly grime continues to get thicker […]

Home Care

That fluoride in your store-bought toothpaste is really helping you. Every time you brush your teeth they are washed with this cavity fighter! If you have not viewed a recent video of how to properly brush those pearly whites, watch this: https://youtube/ 4ilGhqi57es. So, brush twice daily, morning and before bed, but most importantly, DO […]

Teeth Bleaching Sensitivity

Bleaching teeth is known to cause sensitivity. This happens since the “bleach” must penetrate the outer layer of the tooth (enamel) before it bleaches the inner more sensitive layer (dentin). If you are one of the millions of bleachers with custom trays made by your dentist, you are in luck. The simplest way to decrease […]

We See Kids

One of the unique features of the Goldstein Dental Center is that a parent and two kids can all be seen at the same time for their cleaning appointments. We are one of the few offices in the city with three experienced hygienists and the ability to treat fillings usually at the same time. Our […]

Drillist Tips, Techniques and Straight Talk For Dentists

If you’re like me, you have a hard time getting through all of the journals, newsletters, newspapers, and internet information each month. We are here to help. Our team has been reading, cultivating and condensing much of this information just for you. We’ve wrapped it up into small information bytes that you may read quickly; […]