Bringing children to see the family dentist at a young age is not only important for helping them achieve and maintain a healthy set of teeth, but it is also important for helping them form a positive relationship with their pediatric dentistry provider so that they feel less anxiety as they get older. At The Practice at Maxwell Place, we start seeing children as young as 1 year old and have the experience necessary to...Read More
Hoboken Cosmetic Dentistry Blog - Dr. DePaola
General & Cosmetic Dentist serving Hoboken, Jersey City & Hudson County areas of New Jersey
If you have a missing tooth, if you’re about to lose a tooth, or if you have a tooth that is severely damaged due to decay or injury, you could be a good candidate for Hoboken implant dentistry, but sometimes there are specific issues that need to be addressed.
For the majority of people, dental implants can be placed in just a few short visits to our office. In some...Read More
Patients in Hoboken know that straight teeth aren’t just the basis for a beautiful looking smile; they are the foundation to great oral health. A properly aligned bite facilitates healthy chewing, with minimal wear and risk of tooth damage. Hoboken orthodontics with Dr. Frank DePaola can help you achieve the straight, beautiful, and healthy smile you deserve.
Popular orthodontics solutions we offer include:... Read More
Few decisions have the potential to impact your health more than choosing the right Hoboken dentist. You rely on your dentist to provide great oral health care, and to be your first line of defense when it comes to detecting problems in their early stages. When you consider the links between oral health and the health of your heart, lungs, and other vital organs, making the right choice is one of the most important things you can do. Here are some tips to help you make the right choice:
- Check your references. Ask family members or friends for a recommendation, but be sure to check professional...
While most people think a root canal procedure, or endodontic therapy, is one of the most painful experiences you can have, most patients report the actual surgery itself is no more unpleasant than having a filling placed. However, post-procedure healing can hurt severely. Since most teeth that require a root canal procedure are sensitive and sore to begin with, it's reasonable that you will experience pain...Read More
April is Oral Cancer Awareness month, which is a good time to remind you of the importance of regular oral cancer screenings.
About 48,250 people will be diagnosed with oral cancer in the Unites States this year, according to the Oral Cancer Foundation. In America, oral cancer causes about 1 death per hour.
Early detection gives the best chance of curing oral cancer....Read More
In recent years, Invisalign technology has continued to improve, making it a great alternative to traditional braces for more and more people. Recent advances have made Invisalign softer and more efficient, more comfortable, and able to treat more complex cases. As a result, an increasing number of our Hoboken patients are good candidates for Invisalign.
You’ve invested a lot in attaining that beautifully white and radiant smile. Unfortunately, over time it will gradually darken due to many different factors. Professional teeth whitening systems like the Zoom! 2™ or GLO teeth whitening system used in our Hoboken office will provide the best results possible, both in brightening and longevity, but there are many steps you can take to maximize your...Read More
Having a beautiful smile is an important factor to how people perceive you. If you have missing teeth, replacing them with dental implants will help to restore your smile.
Dental implants have aesthetic and health benefits. Here are a few of the ways that getting implants can benefit you:
- Restoring your smile
- Stability – implants are the next...
A bright white smile is a highly desirable trait, which is why Americans spend about $1.4 billion annually on teeth whitening. Not only is it effective, but it is also cheaper and less invasive than procedures such as porcelain veneers.
If you are one of the 100 million Americans whitening your teeth, then you will want to maximize the effectiveness of the procedure by...Read More