Oral Health Strategies: Teeth Whitening Treatments

In order to ensure your smile can continue to receive the care it needs, it is important to always make sure your oral hygiene routines are in line with your oral health desires. However, brushing and flossing will not be able to effectively improve the color of your smile. For that, you will need a… Read more »

Recovery From Wisdom Teeth Removal

Many young adults experience the removal of their wisdom teeth. Wisdom Teeth have become a common surgical procedure in our society today. When your wisdom teeth grow in, they could be growing incorrectly or causing more damage to your teeth. In many cases, there is not enough room in your mouth for them to grow… Read more »

Understanding Your Oral Health Through the Years

As we age, our body does too and it undergoes many changes. Keeping up with your oral health as you age is important to avoid any serious long-term mishaps in your smile. That is why, our dentist, Dr. Anthony Foster here at Foster Dental in Brooklyn, New York, is happy to talk to you about… Read more »

Dentistry 101: Cavity Formation

What is a cavity, exactly, and why is it bad for your smile? How does it form? If you know the answer to these questions, you will be better able to avoid cavities in your own smile. A cavity is a hole in the enamel of your tooth, or the hard outer layer. If the… Read more »

How to Stop Your Gum Recession

Do you suffer from gum recession? If so, your gums tend to move away from your teeth and expose their roots. This makes the teeth look long and it can even cause tooth sensitivity. This oral tissue condition is usually caused by things irritating the gums. Sometimes it can be plaque, brush bristles, and the… Read more »

Dentistry Blog for Beginners: Bruxism

Do you have lockjaw, facial pain, or teeth that look overly worn? Are you experiencing any kind of pain or heightened sensitivity when you wake up in the morning? If so, you may be under the effects of an oral health condition known as bruxism. Bruxism occurs when you grind and clench your teeth while… Read more »

Professional At-Home Teeth Whitening Benefits

If you’re interested in whitening your smile, then you should consider our at-home professional teeth whitening treatment. This treatment can help you achieve the smile goals you want and it can benefit you during the process. To help you know more about this treatment, our , Dr. , is happy to list some benefits of… Read more »

Increase Your Dental Knowledge on Cavity Prevention Treatments

Keeping your smile safe from the risk of dental erosion is a difficult task. However as long as you’re employing proper techniques, you can keep your smile safe in the face of dental damage. In addition, always make sure you’re cleaning your smile correctly, eating the right foods, living the proper lifestyle, and tossing out… Read more »

Do You Follow These Six Dental Health Rules?

Proper dental habits are the key to lifelong dental health, but many patients don’t have the knowledge or resources to care for their smiles. We hope you are practicing these six rules already, but we encourage you to review them regardless: 1. Visit the dentist at least twice a year. Your dentist may determine if… Read more »

Ask Your Dentist About Receiving a Dental Filling for Tooth Decay

Dr. often recommends a dental filling to treat a tooth that has a cavity and replace any missing tooth structure. With dental fillings at , we can repair and strengthen your tooth to keep it healthy for years to come. To begin the process of placing a dental filling, we numb the area with a… Read more »