Straightening your teeth with an orthodontic treatment such as Invisalign offers more than just cosmetic benefits. It can also improve your oral health. In this post, the team at Northfield Dental Group discusses how a straighter smile can lead to a healthier mouth.
It’s important to visit your dentist twice a year, but what should you do if you need to find a new dentist? Whether you’ve recently moved or aren’t satisfied with your current dentist, you should take the time to research your options and find a dentist that fits your needs. In this post, the team …Read the full article
Tooth pain can be a sign of several types of dental problems. You may need to visit your dentist to determine the underlying cause and treat the issue. In this post, the team at Northfield Dental Group discusses some potential reasons why your tooth hurts.
No one likes being told they need oral surgery. But the West Orange dentists at Northfield Dental Group want patients to know that oral surgery is not as painful or scary as they may think. Modern techniques and practices have made for much safer and successful surgery, as well as a more comfortable patient experience. …Read the full article
If you have one or more missing teeth, a dental bridge is a great option to make your smile whole again. A dental bridge is a non-removable device that fills in the gap left by a missing tooth. Replacing missing teeth with a dental bridge offers many benefits, including preventing the surrounding teeth from shifting …Read the full article
No one likes chipped, yellowed, crooked or otherwise imperfect teeth. The good news is that there are several cosmetic dental treatments available to treat small yet noticeable cosmetic blemishes in one’s smile. At Northfield Dental Group, our dentists can conceal stains, cracks, small gaps between teeth, chips and other minor cosmetic problems with porcelain veneers …Read the full article
Dentures are a proven and effective way to restore the health, function and appearance of a complete smile. However, some denture wearers experience problems with their dental appliance, many of which are a result of improper care and maintenance. Whether you wear partial or full dentures, these tips from the trusted West Orange dentists at …Read the full article
According to a survey conducted by the American Dental Association’s Health Policy Institute, millennials (adults between the ages of 18 to 34), are most likely to report having problems due to the condition of their mouth and teeth. These dental issues are so widespread that 38 percent of millennials say that life in general is …Read the full article
A smile is considered too “gummy” when the amount of gum tissue overshadows the appearance of teeth when one smiles. This often makes the upper teeth appear too short in comparison to the gum tissue being displayed. If a gummy smile makes you self-conscious when smiling, laughing or speaking, laser gum recontouring with Northfield Dental …Read the full article
In addition to visiting the dentist regularly, brushing your teeth twice a day is the best way to prevent cavities and gum disease. Although daily brushing and flossing are important, many dentists agree that the technique of your brushing can make the real difference. Unfortunately, most people miss areas of the teeth that are major …Read the full article