Revitalize your Smile with Tooth Whitening

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Upper East Side Tooth Whitening | Tribeca Cosmetic Dentist A great smile can make you look healthy, happy and years younger. Teeth whitening is one of the most effective and cost effective ways to revitalize your smile and its visual impact.  Studies show that we place great value on our smile, and those of us in NY are no exception! …

Clear Aligners and Teeth Straightening

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Manhattan Clear Aligners | Upper East Side Dentist They say that one of the first things people notice about you is your smile. For those who are embarrassed or self-conscious about how crooked teeth affect their looks, Upper West Side Invisalign is a contemporary solution for straightening your smile. By utilizing a custom-made series of aligners individually created for every patient, the …

What are Dental Implants?

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Upper East Side Dental Implants | Manhattan Cosmetic Dentist Q: I’ve heard about dental implants, but I’m still not sure exactly what they are. Can you explain? A: It’s no wonder you’ve heard of them: Dental implants have been called the most exciting advance in dentistry in the last 50 years! Essentially, the implant itself is a small, screw-shaped post …

Invisalign The Alternative To Metal Braces

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Midtown East Clear Aligners | Upper East Side Cosmetic Dentist Metal braces for correcting teeth alignment have long been a fixture of adolescence. But although they’re effective, they tend to put a crimp on a teenager’s life with changes in diet and irritation and discomfort from the devices and regular adjustments. For many teens, though, these are minor compared to …

What are Orthodontic Aligners and How do They Work?

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Upper East Side Invisalign | Manhattan Clear Aligners Compared to traditional braces, orthodontic clear aligners seem miraculous in many ways, almost too good to be true. You may be wondering if they really work. The answer is yes — but they are not for everyone Invisalign is an alternative to traditional braces that are used to move your teeth and …

Take Action Quickly Against Gingivitis

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Lenox Hill Gingivitis | Upper East Side Dental Office Periodontal (gum) diseases like gingivitis (inflammation of the gum tissues) can exist in a chronic form for some time, while gradually worsening. But given the right conditions, gingivitis could elevate quickly into an acute, painful condition known as Acute Necrotizing Ulcerative Gingivitis (ANUG). While it can be effectively treated, it’s important …

Dental Injuries Related to Sports

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Manhattan Dental Injuries | Upper East Side Cosmetic Dentis Athletic activity can boost your health, but many sports also carry some risk — especially to the teeth. This is something NFL wide receiver Jerry Rice well knows. “Football can be brutal — injuries, including those to the face and mouth, are a common risk for any player,” Rice noted in …

Welcome to the Blog of Joseph Lattinelli, DMD!

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Manhattan Dental Office Blog | Upper East Side Smile Makeover Whether you are an existing patient or searching for a Upper East Side dentist in the New York, NY area, we’re excited you are here. With the dental industry advancing, we recognize the importance of keeping our patients and visitors up to date with all of the new and exciting things taking …