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Am I Too Old for Braces?

How old is too old for braces? It’s an interesting question—and the answer may surprise you! Park Slope Dental Arts would like to share some information with readers today regarding patient age as it relates to orthodontic treatment. Spoiler Alert! Patient age alone is not a deal-breaker when it comes to successful orthodontic treatment outcomes,… (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted December 27, 2019 / Blog, Dental Health
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The Way Your Teeth Meet: Overbite Edition

Do you know the status of your occlusion? That’s the technical term used to describe the way your maxillary (upper) and mandibular (lower) teeth align. If you happen to have a bite that doesn’t connect quite right—or at all—it’s referred to as a malocclusion. You might ask yourself, “Well, I can eat and speak without… (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted December 13, 2019 / Blog, Dental Services
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Silver Diamine Fluoride: An Affordable Filling Alternative

Silver diamine fluoride (SDF) is an antibiotic topical liquid solution brushed onto teeth to halt the progression of tooth decay. Research has shown the effectiveness of SDF in cavity prevention and arrest, and it has been used safely and successfully worldwide with patients of all age groups. Park Slope Dental Arts uses silver diamine fluoride… (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted November 27, 2019 / Blog, Dental Health
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Breastfeeding & Dental Work

If you’re a new mom or about to be one, you’re likely already used to putting your needs second to the needs of this beautiful new little person in your life – but maintaining good oral hygiene is still important for keeping you and your baby in tiptop shape. If something happens and you need… (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted November 13, 2019 / Blog, Dental Health
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A Guide to Cavity Prevention

Imagine this – you have come to see your Brooklyn dentists for a cleaning and routine checkup. The cleaning goes well, but then they tell you that you have a cavity. You’ve been dreading the possibility of this news and now you fear that something must be wrong since you have been brushing and flossing… (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted October 27, 2019 / Blog
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Dentistry for Kids: What the Tooth Fairy Won’t Tell You

Babies and kids are constantly growing and changing, and their mouths are no exception! Throughout childhood, kids lose their baby teeth, gain adult teeth, and they begin to take ownership of their own oral health. From brushing to braces to practicing their smile, oral health is important for every kid at every stage. Read on… (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted October 13, 2019 / Blog
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The Ultimate Toothpaste Guide

Fresh breath sets the tone for every moment of your day: first thing in the morning, before an important meeting, after working out, or just before bed. Whether you prefer cool mint, invigorating cinnamon, or herbal anise, it’s your favorite trusty toothpaste that delivers that fresh, clean feeling. So, what’s the scoop on toothpaste? What… (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted September 27, 2019 / Blog
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Do Whitening Strips Actually Work?

Whitening strips are among the most popular health and beauty products around. Brightening up your pearly whites is a great way to give your smile a boost, and with all the over-the-counter options, there’s no reason not to pick one up and try it out. Your Brooklyn dentists at Park Slope Dental Arts want you… (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted September 13, 2019 / Blog, Patient Care
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Applesauce to Zucchini: What Should I Eat After Dental Surgery?

If you need dental surgery, you may have a lot of questions and concerns. How much will it cost? How much will it hurt? Who is going to drive me home? And perhaps most importantly, what can I eat? Recovery can seem a lot more stressful if you don’t stock up on acceptable soft foods… (Read More)

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Alternative Text Posted August 27, 2019 / Blog, Dental Health
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Can Poor Oral Health Cause Diabetes?

Diabetes is a chronic and complicated disease that affects how your body processes sugar—its main source of energy. Diabetes symptoms mostly affect your heart, eyes, nerves, and kidneys, but it can affect your whole body, including your mouth. According to the American Dental Association (ADA), more than 29 million Americans have diabetes, and almost 2… (Read More)

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