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Straight From the Dentist

From the Dentist

Advice straight from the horse’s or dentist’s mouth. One of the best dentists in New Jersey offers his expertise on a range of subjects such as oral hygiene, flossing, and how to promote healthy brushing habits in young children. Read our blogs for answers to many of the most common questions people ask their dentist.

  • Building Beautiful Smiles
    by Moshe on May 15, 2021 at 10:07 am

    EVERYONE WANTS A perfect smile, but stains, discoloration, wear, chips, misalignment, gaps, and other issues can get in the way of our smile goals. That’s where The Silverstrom Group comes in. We offer a variety of cosmetic dentistry services to our patients in and around Livingston, NJ so that they can feel confident when showing The post Building Beautiful Smiles appeared first on The Silverstrom Group NJ.

  • Cosmetic Dentistry Through Dental Implants
    by Moshe on May 1, 2021 at 10:00 am

    MODERN COSMETIC DENTISTRY is capable of making incredible changes to people’s smiles. Tooth decay, accidents, and injuries that once would have left someone with a gap in their smile that they could never fill can now be treated so that everything looks and works about as good as new. In many cases, those teeth can The post Cosmetic Dentistry Through Dental Implants appeared first on The Silverstrom Group NJ.

  • Why are My Teeth Sensitive all of a Sudden?
    by Gary Silverstrom on February 12, 2021 at 6:00 am

    One of the most common complaints we hear from patients during their dental checkup is that they’re experiencing sudden tooth sensitivity. Have you ever been eating or drinking something and felt a sudden sharp pain in one of your teeth out of nowhere? This happens to a lot of people and it often happens without The post Why are My Teeth Sensitive all of a Sudden? appeared first on The Silverstrom Group NJ.

  • How to Stay Calm Before and During Dentist Appointments?
    by Gary Silverstrom on February 1, 2021 at 6:33 am

    For many people, going to the dentist is a stressful and nerve-wracking experience. If you feel that way, you’re certainly not alone. Surveys estimate that dental phobia affects 13% to 24% of people around the world so there are a lot of people who could use some advice on how to stay calm at the The post How to Stay Calm Before and During Dentist Appointments? appeared first on The Silverstrom Group NJ.

  • Teeth Whitening at Home VS Dentist Office Whitening
    by Gary Silverstrom on January 17, 2021 at 6:50 am

    How do over-the-counter teeth-whitening products compare to professional teeth-whitening at a teeth whitening dentist office? Is it worth the extra cost to visit the dentist? Is there much difference between teeth whitening at home vs dentist whitening treatments? We’re going to break that down for you in this post. Teeth whitening is one of the The post Teeth Whitening at Home VS Dentist Office Whitening appeared first on The Silverstrom Group NJ.

  • How Often Should I Change My Toothbrush? (Manual vs. Electric)
    by Gary Silverstrom on January 8, 2021 at 1:53 pm

    Have you ever looked at your aging toothbrush sitting next to your sink and wondered “how often should I change my toothbrush?” The answer is, probably more often than you might think. How often should I change my toothbrush? You should change your toothbrush every 3 months which is more often than most people think. The post How Often Should I Change My Toothbrush? (Manual vs. Electric) appeared first on The Silverstrom Group NJ.

  • Bleeding Gums When Brushing?
    by Gary Silverstrom on November 28, 2020 at 4:02 am

    Have you ever been brushing your teeth and noticed some bleeding? Bleeding gums when brushing is common but that doesn’t mean it’s something you should ignore. In this post, we’re going to answer one of the most common questions we get from patients: “Why do my gums bleed when I brush my teeth?” Your gums The post Bleeding Gums When Brushing? appeared first on The Silverstrom Group NJ.

  • How to Make Tooth Brushing Fun for Toddlers (3 Simple Steps)
    by Gary Silverstrom on November 21, 2020 at 2:13 am

    One of the many necessary life skills every child needs to learn is brushing his or her teeth but that is often easier said than done. It can be difficult to get toddlers to willingly do things they’re supposed to do and that includes brushing their teeth. Toddlers are drawn to anything that is fun The post How to Make Tooth Brushing Fun for Toddlers (3 Simple Steps) appeared first on The Silverstrom Group NJ.

  • Water Flosser Reviews by Dentists
    by Gary Silverstrom on January 2, 2020 at 2:42 am

    What Waterpik is Best? You may know people who use a Waterpik or water flosser and they swear by them, but what kind of Waterpik is best? We’re going to explore what they do, why they’re useful, and some water flosser reviews by dentists so you know which one to get. You’ve probably heard of The post Water Flosser Reviews by Dentists appeared first on The Silverstrom Group NJ.

  • What’s the Best Way to Floss Your Teeth?
    by Gary Silverstrom on October 24, 2018 at 1:58 am

    You know that you should floss your teeth but what is the best way to floss? Flossing is one of the most effective methods of removing debris from in between your teeth but like many things, how you do it directly impacts your results. The best way to floss your teeth is simple and you The post What’s the Best Way to Floss Your Teeth? appeared first on The Silverstrom Group NJ.