In this blog post, we will explore the world of dental implant restorations, their benefits, and why they are a popular choice for replacing missing teeth.
Keep reading to learn the difference between single-tooth and full-arch implants and how to choose the right one for you.
One question we get asked often is how careful you need to be about your oral hygiene if you have veneers. After all, they are synthetic and don't get stained or decayed, right? Well, there's more to this story. Here's what you need to know.
A lot of people come to our office convinced that veneers are permanent. However, that doesn't always mean what they expect. Most of them think that "permanent" means that their veneers will last a lifetime. So, which one is it? Are veneers permanent or not?
If you are considering dentures, you may be wondering how they will be fitted if you’re also dealing with gum recession. Keep reading this short blog post to learn more.
Is wisdom tooth removal considered a dental emergency? Generally speaking, wisdom tooth extraction is not always an emergency but it can be an emergency sometimes.
Getting dentures can feel equally exciting and nerve-wracking. So how much do you actually have to wear your dentures? Find out the answer, and more, here.
Here we list some important and helpful tips to keep your child's teeth healthy!
There is some truth to all the internet buzz regarding pineapple juice after tooth extraction. But, things aren't as simple as drinking a few glasses of pineapple juice and expecting everything to be fine.
Many people believe that root canals are painful procedures. But what happens if you experience pain after the root canal? Is that normal, or should you be worried about it?
Many people have a large gap between their teeth, also known as a diastema. Can your dentist help close the gap? Learn more here.
What's the difference between Invisalign and Smile Direct Club and which is the best option for you? Find out more here!
You hear it from every dentist: brushing your teeth twice a day is the single, most important thing anyone can do to reduce their risk of cavities, plaque, and other oral health issues. However, the technique matters quite a lot, because through brushing you should ideally remove most of the food particles, debris, and bacteria from your mouth.
You might feel like you should have had something done to correct any problems with your teeth when you were younger, that you might be too old for something like Invisalign to help you now. You might feel that way, but this is not the case.
It can be scary to notice one of your adult teeth is loose. However, with the right care and swift professional interventions, loose teeth can often be saved.
If you’re missing one or more teeth in Scarsdale, you might be wondering whether you should choose dental implants or dentures to restore your smile. In this blog from Scarsdale Smiles, we’ll compare dental implants and dentures to help you decide which treatment is best for you.
Whether you’ve recently received a dental implant in Scarsdale or you’re interested in implants and are wondering what the recovery process is like, you’ve come to the right place. Read on, and Scarsdale Smiles will take a look at a few tips on how to recover from dental implant surgery.
If you’ve lost one or more teeth in Scarsdale, you may be wondering if it’s worth it to replace your tooth. Teeth replacements like dentures, dental bridges, and dental implants can be expensive, after all. Is it really worth it?
If you’re paying a monthly premium for dental insurance coverage, you probably want to make sure you’re getting the most from your policy. Need some tips and advice? In this blog, Scarsdale Smiles will discuss a few things you should do to get more from your dental insurance coverage.
Alexander Cox, DMD, FAGD, started practicing dentistry with a simple mission: to empower every patient to live a happy, healthy life with a carefree smile. His dedication to providing patients with honest, conservative care has, once again, resulted in being named one of the Top Dentists of 2020 by Westchester Magazine.
Did you know that a healthy mouth and clean teeth can help you resist COVID-19 and other infectious diseases like the flu and the common cold? Get all the details in this blog from Scarsdale Smiles now.
Even if you have a great at-home dental care routine, seeing a dentist like Dr. Alex Cox for regular appointments is important. But how often do you really need to see a dentist in Scarsdale, and what happens if you don’t get regular dental appointments?
If you want to visit a dentist in Scarsdale, you may be wondering if it’s safe to see the dentist during the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. Can you really be safe while getting the dental care you need?
Due to the COVID-19 coronavirus crisis, dentists all across America have closed down for routine teeth cleanings and preventive dentistry, and are only offering treatment for urgent dental emergencies.
If you recently had a dental appointment and you were told that you needed a deep cleaning, you may be wondering what the differences are between a standard cleaning and this more extensive treatment. At Scarsdale Smiles, we want every patient to be informed about their dental health and any reasons we would suggest a deep cleaning. Here’s what you need to know about the differences between standard and deep cleanings:
The term “tracking” refers to a proper fit of your Invisalign aligners. Good tracking means that your aligners are closely following the shapes of your teeth, and are moving them properly. But poor tracking means your aligners might be loose, not fitting over one or more teeth, or may not be moving your teeth properly.
Did you know that If you don’t use your dental benefits by the end of the year, they won’t roll over? This means that you’ll be leaving money on the table if you don’t maximize your benefits! Here are a few things that will help ensure you get the most out of your dental benefits in 2019 and beyond:
If you’ve recently been on a flight and experienced a serious toothache on the plane, you may be wondering what happened. Is your mouth okay? Can you really get a toothache from being on an airplane? Do you need to see a dentist?