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 […]
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 […]
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; […]
Changing the appearance of one’s smile can be a scary undertaking for a new patient. Patients often have many concerns before deciding to change their smiles, for example: “Are the changes to my smile going to compliment my facial features? Is it expensive to change my smile? Does the dentist need to drill my teeth […]
Many of us have purchased battery operated toothbrushes. In fact, you may have saved the different brands or models that were advertised as outdated and they could be in that stuffed cabinet under your sink! Break em out, give them new life!
You may have read somewhere that lemon water can help with digestion or that drinking that energy drink will help you get through the day. But did you consider how these drinks affect your teeth? Let us start with the basics to understand how our liquid refreshments impact our teeth. Liquids with a pH lower […]