Dec30, 2015

The Link Between Gum Disease and Heart Disease

December 30th, 2015|Categories: Gum Disease|Tags: , , , , , , , , |2 Comments

Gum (periodontal) disease is an inflammation of the gum tissue that surrounds the teeth. Caused when bacteria settle and thrive in pockets in the mouth, it can result in redness, severe discomfort, infection, and ultimately tooth loss as the gums [...]

Dec17, 2015

Do You Know What is Fluoride?

December 17th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

What is Fluoride? We often hear dental professionals referring to an ingredient called fluoride.  We have also heard of the benefits fluoride brings to the enamel of the teeth.  Children are encouraged to use a fluoride rinse daily.  However, there [...]

Dec16, 2015

When is a Good Time to Start Considering Braces?

December 16th, 2015|Categories: Orthodontics|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Everyone probably knows the stereotype of the preteen kid forced to wear braces by their parents; the metal wires are placed over their teeth and worn for a year or more for maximum effectiveness. However, contrary to popular belief, braces [...]

Dec4, 2015

Local Dental Office Joins U.S. Marines in War Against Poverty & Illiteracy on Our Own Soil

December 4th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

New York, NY—Dr. Arvind Philomin & Dr. Divya Adusumilli, joined the U.S. Marines in an all out campaign to attack poverty and illiteracy in our own society through the U.S. Marine Toys for Tots Literacy Program. According to the National [...]

Dec4, 2015

Break Those Bad Habits!

December 4th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

In the pressures of life in NYC we understand that you may often feel nervous or stressed. Between school, work or the New York City commute, turning to a comforting habit such as nail biting may seem natural. Unfortunately, studies [...]

Dec4, 2015

5 Things You Should Know About Gum Disease (Periodontitis)

December 4th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Everyone knows that visiting the dentist every six months is considered a standard – but few people know why, apart from cleaning your teeth, this visitation schedule is so important. One of the main reasons for seeing a dentist regularly [...]