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Alternative Text Posted September 13, 2021 / Blog, Dental Services, Dental Technology
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Dental Implants: A Brief History of Tooth Replacement Innovation

Today’s dental implants boast a long-term success rate of near 97%. Because implants support surrounding teeth, encourage new tissue growth and continued bone formation, and give patients back full chewing ability and a complete smile, they have become the industry standard for tooth replacement.  Today, your Brooklyn dentists at Park Slope Dental Arts, would like… (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted August 27, 2021 / Blog, Dental Health
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The Smoking Gun: Tobacco & Oral Health

They say not everything natural is good for you. Nature has many poisons that humans have experimented with and learned the hard way to avoid. Tobacco is a popular plant that we’ve learned can really do a number on your health. Using tobacco is a personal and communal practice that can be really hard to… (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted August 13, 2021 / Blog, Dental Technology
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Adult Braces: What to Expect at Your First Appointment

Orthodontics Aren’t Just Kid Stuff The use of orthodontic appliances to improve smiles isn’t just for kids and teens anymore. According to the Academy of General Dentistry, about one million Americans and Canadians over the age of 18 wear braces or aligners, and the use of adult orthodontics rose 24 percent between 1989 and 2008. … (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted July 27, 2021 / Blog, Dental Health
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Is Your Little One Getting Enough Calcium?

Calcium. We regularly hear how important calcium is for our kids’ diets. It’s vital for healthy growth. Calcium is a building block for strong bones. It helps with hormone balance and keeps the heart pumping and blood circulating normally. But, did you know that calcium is also vital for healthy teeth?  Calcium builds strong bones…. (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted July 13, 2021 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
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Dry Mouth: Nothing to Spit At

Can you imagine a 2-liter bottle of your favorite soda? Now imagine that same bottle filled with spit. That’s approximately how much saliva the average adult produces in their mouth every day! It may be gross, but it’s definitely important. Saliva is a normal body fluid that’s crucial for oral health and overall wellness.  If… (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted June 27, 2021 / Blog, Patient Care
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Dental Insurance FAQ: The Basics

At Park Slope Dental Arts, we understand that dental insurance can be a tricky thing to navigate. Evaluating dental plans and considering deductibles, benefits, which treatments are covered, and the mountain of other information insurance companies provide can be a headache in and of itself.  Park Slope Dental Arts wants every Brooklyn patient to have… (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted June 13, 2021 / Blog, Patient Care
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Finding Your Oasis: Food & Drinks for Dry Mouth

Xerostomia is the technical term for dry mouth, the condition that results from absent or reduced saliva flow. It is not a disease on its own, but it may be a side effect of medication or radiation treatments.  Xerostomia affects about 20% of the elderly population—not because of their age, but due to the increased… (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted May 27, 2021 / Blog, Dental Health
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Fluoride: Good or Bad?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the fluoridation of drinking water is ranked among the ten greatest public health achievements of 20th century America. However, a quick search of the internet tells us that fluoride can actually be toxic if ingested in large enough quantities.  So which is true? Do the health… (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted May 19, 2021 / Blog, Patient Care
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Relief from Dry, Chapped & Cracked Lips

We’re no strangers to extreme temperatures and dry weather, and our lips are proof. Most of us experience chapped lips at some point during the year; it’s not uncommon to see lips suffering from annoying, painful cracks. Here at Park Slope Dental Arts we keep abreast of the oral health needs of Brooklyn, so here… (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted April 27, 2021 / Blog, Patient Care
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Are You Singing the Toothache Blues?

Are you or a loved one suffering from the toothache blues? Don’t wait around in pain for the problem to resolve itself. Although we do enjoy spending quality time with our patients at Park Slope Dental Arts, we don’t want any Brooklyn residents to have to undergo unnecessary dental procedures.  A toothache can indicate a… (Read More)

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We love talking about oral health. Contact your Brooklyn dentists, Drs. Lee, Yoon, and Lorenzo at Park Slope Dental Arts today, we would be happy to talk with you!

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