This June the Dental Society of New York  https://nysdental.org/ provided free dental care at Hudson Valley Community College.  The event was organized by the Dental Society of the State of New York and the Mission of Mercy or MOM.  During a Friday and Saturday over a thousand people were provided with free dental care.  No.. read more →

Now that the orthodontic treatment is done how do we keep the teeth straight?  Modern day retention focuses on using a bonded wire on the inside of the teeth.  The bonded wire usually runs from canine to canine (6 teeth) or just the incisors (4 teeth).  In conjunction with the bonded wire we recommend clear retainers.. read more →

Not everything is as it seems. What you are looking at is some one who has seen a lot of life and several excellent dentists.  He came to the office with pain on the upper left first molar (you are looking at a mirror image of the teeth).  Part of our job is saving molars. First.. read more →

This is a five year old at her first dental appointment.  She has a beautiful smile and a radiant personality.  She has come to the office just in time.  She had a cavity in her front teeth which we were able to treat with a dental laser and repair the tooth.  It’s best to start.. read more →

Everyone has questions about implants and abutments.  I’ll try to make things simple here.  What you are looking at here is a laboratory model with an abutment in place.  An abutment connects an implant in the jaw to a crown which is placed on top of the abutment.  The pink material is called a tissue.. read more →