The dental hygiene team at Brooklyn Dental Studio is an essential part of our practice. Registered dental hygienists, Adonna Lewis and Olga Tolokonikova, work with patients to prevent tooth decay, help diagnose oral conditions, and keep your smile looking young and radiant. Adonna and Olga also teach patients about the important connection between oral health and […]
Some people are very diligent in their oral hygiene routine. However, for many, sensitive teeth cause a lot of discomfort during brushing or flossing. Sensitive teeth may also ruin enjoying some of life’s wonderful gifts like chocolate and ice cream. In fact, in a 2008 National Health Interview survey, among a quarter of people suffer from toothache or sensitive teeth in the United States. A variety of reasons may cause increased teeth sensitivity:
These Fall favorites are irresistible as the weather gets colder. Obviously they have sugar, but how much sugar and how does that affect your teeth?
You may have seen ads that say you can straighten your smile yourself with invisible aligners. Essentially, you would take an impression of your teeth on a mold and send it to the company. After a few days, you receive customized aligners that should straighten your teeth. As a prosthodontist, I have undergone several years […]
Taking a little time each day to protect your teeth can go a long way to reduce the effects of stress to your body.
Natural toothpastes offer an alternative to established toothpastes such as Colgate or Crest. We recommend fluoride, aid of fluoride, xylitol and other antibacterials, such as chlorhexidine to remineralize and repair teeth, but knowing what goes into natural toothpastes can help make you a more conscious consumer when you shop for toothpaste.
Digital Radiography enables dentists to provide better patient care and decrease environmental impact. At Brooklyn Dental Studio, we strive to use up-to-date technology to provide the best care for our patients. We would like to highlight one such tool – the portable NOMAD digital x-ray unit. The NOMAD allows us to produce images that can […]
Dr. Patt with the NOMAD x-ray unit. Perhaps one of the greatest advances in dentistry has been the development of digital radiography. Images can now be produced instantly with up to 90% less radiation exposure compared to traditional dental films. Images may also be enhanced to highlight important details, such as early detection of cavities […]
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