What a Dental Crown Can do for You

Are you wanting a smile restoration, but find yourself unsure what is best for you? If so, you are not alone. Cosmetic dentistry and smile restoration procedures have exploded across the nation, giving people many different options. That is why our team here at in , , is happy to provide you with the information… Read more »

Don’t Let Cavities Ruin Your Thanksgiving

Hopefully, your Thanksgiving is filled with turkey-based treats and succulent sweets, but don’t let cavities ruin it. A simple toothache can take a great meal and turn it into a sour deal. If you have experienced any tooth pain, you may have a cavity. Fortunately, at our team is here to help. There are two… Read more »

Partial Dentures Can Replace Decayed Teeth

Occasionally tooth decay can, when left untreated, irreparably damage multiple teeth in an area of your mouth. This can cause the loss of a number of teeth in that area, compromising the ability of your mouth to function properly in normal activities. In a situation such as this, Dr. may suggest restoring your smile by… Read more »

Don’t Ignore Chronic Tooth Pain

If you have a tooth that’s seriously bothering you, you shouldn’t ignore it. Chronic tooth pain isn’t “just a toothache.” Often, it’s a sign of a more serious condition that needs to be addressed as soon as possible. Otherwise, you risk long-term complications. Let’s look at a few of the reasons why shouldn’t ignore chronic… Read more »

Why Dentists Still Tell You to Floss

In recent years there have been many articles about flossing and, specifically, about how there is little scientific evidence for its benefits. You may have read these headlines and articles and wondered, “then why does every dentist I’ve ever been to tell me over and over again that I need to floss every day?” Because… Read more »

Dental Sealants Facts

What Are Dental Sealants? A dental sealant is a thin coating of plastic material that is painted onto the chewing surfaces of the back teeth (molars and premolars). The sealant bonds into the grooves of the teeth, thus helping protect the teeth and prevent cavities. Dental sealants are like shields for your teeth. When a… Read more »

Cankers 101

Cankers – those obnoxiously painful sores that make each moment you’re not doing something else an incessant annoyance. Let’s talk about what they are and how you can prevent them. Cankers are shallow lesions in the mouth that show up as white or yellowish circles with a red border on the insides of your cheeks… Read more »

Packing Wisely for Your next Trip

At the dental practice of Jeffrey M. Falduto, DMD, and our professional dental team, we know summer is a time when many of us travel. Whether you are exploring our state by motor vehicle or jumping on a plane to fly to new destinations or to places we’ve loved before, preparation is key. To maximize… Read more »

Prevent Cavities in Kids

As a parent, you’re consistently worried about the health of your children. This is perfectly understandable, and expected – after all, what good parent doesn’t want their kids to be as healthy as possible? This is just one of the many reasons you should take an active role in your child’s oral health. Here at… Read more »

Repairing a Large Cavity

Large areas of tooth decay on one of your molars or premolars can seriously compromise your mouth. If doesn’t repair the cavity in short order it could develop into a more serious problem. If one of your back teeth has noticeably developed a cavity, a change in texture or you feel an unnatural pain when… Read more »