Why Regular Dental Exams are Imperative for Your Health

Brushing after every meal and flossing at least twice a day are essential to maintaining oral health. Yet, many people do not come to the realization that these healthful habits are meant to work in conjunction with regular dental exams for optimal health of one’s teeth, gums, and overall well-being. To find out what happens… Read more »

Braces or Invisalign: Which Is A Better Choice for You

There are a plethora of choices when it comes to finding the perfect orthodontic corrective appliance to reveal a healthy and beautiful smile. Braces and Invisalign are among the more popular solutions but there are important differences between the two that will help you identify which is the most fitting choice to suit your specific… Read more »

Fill Easter Baskets with Healthy Smiles This Spring

While tooth decay affects 60-90% of teenagers and adults (WHO), and tooth decay is the most common disease among children in the U.S. (AGD), there is good news. Tooth decay is preventable with proper care and daily attention. Drs. Firoz Lalani, Manisha Lalani, Regan Joy, Ryan Menezes, Andrea Fernandes and Gregory Wilson are pleased to… Read more »

Gain Natural and Exceptional Looking Teeth with Lumineers

Lumineers are an excellent way to quickly and painlessly achieve a brilliant smile. They are not to be confused with traditional veneers, which are thicker and more opaque. Veneers also require your original tooth structure to be grinded down in order to be accurately and permanently cemented to your tooth. Lumineers are ultra thin and… Read more »

How to Mentally Prepare Your Child For Braces

Many people are required to get braces to ensure even, straight teeth. An ideal and opportune time to get them is during adolescents, as children’s bones are still growing. Kids, upon finding out they are due for getting braces may become automatically afraid or nervous about the pain involved with the upcoming event and what… Read more »

When are braces needed?

Serious issues like crowding of teeth or teeth that have erupted in such a way that they have caused a speech impediment are a few examples of when it’s time for braces. And the growing importance that society places on image and beauty has caused an increase in the number of children and adults undergoing… Read more »

Bad teeth and a broken heart

As poetic as the title of this article sounds, there is certainty to the fact that bad teeth and dental hygiene affect your love life as well as your overall health.  A prerequisite for kissing is good breath so there is a high probability after all. But more seriously and arguably more importantly, poor dental… Read more »

Fun Ways To Prevent Childhood Cavities

Tooth decay is a more serious problem than one may think; when tooth enamel is destroyed, it leads to cavities. This is not something that develops over night. Daily oral hygiene habits that are formed from childhood help to establish the health of one’s teeth over time as well as create avoidance of future health… Read more »

The Facts About Nail Biting

Do you suffer from any nervous habits? Do you ever find yourself chewing your nails? Do you ever think about the consequences of biting your nails or from chewing gum? Did you know these habits could lead to a number of fairly serious health problems? Nail biting could actually damage your pearly whites. In fact,… Read more »

5 Reasons Why Having Whiter Smile Will Give You a Better Life

Within seconds upon meeting, people often make decisions about who they think you are from financial status based off of appearance to even your intelligence. First impressions are extremely important because there is only one single chance to establish it and your teeth are one of the first factors that determine how healthy and attractive… Read more »