There are common myths about your teeth which can create confusion and actually keep you from maintaining proper Manhattan dental health. Let’s take a look: “I don’t need to go to the dentist until I feel tooth pain.” Preventive care is very important in dentistry, because Dr. Lattinelli can often diagnose tooth or gum problems in their very early stages. …
Caring for your teeth is important at any age. Oral health actually affects your overall health, so it’s important to maintain proper dental care and accommodate the needs of your teeth. Learn more about senior oral health care and the common issues that seniors face by reading on.
One of the many dental services performed by Dr. Lattinelli and his team is dental implants. There is any number of reasons why implants may be needed, including loss of a tooth or teeth due to injury or tooth decay that is severe enough to prevent saving the tooth. If you need a dental implant in the Upper East Side …
When it comes to achieving the perfect smile, crowns and veneers are the most talked about tools. However, some people get veneers and crowns confused. To get a better grasp of the differences between crowns and veneers, continue reading this blog post.
Even though our tooth enamel is strong, it can easily weaken over time. We want to keep our enamel strong to keep our teeth looking and feeling healthy, but how can we take care of our tooth enamel?
Oops, you’ve chipped your tooth! It happens to the best of us, whether your enamel becomes worn down, you bit into something hard, or you took a nasty fall. Chipped teeth are uncomfortable, unflattering, and can lead to additional oral health problems. When it comes to fixing a chipped tooth, there are three options you can choose from.
If you’re a parent, then you probably already know how difficult it can be to convince your child to go to the dentist. Even some grown adults dislike the dentist, so a trip to the dentist isn’t always a breeze for your children. However, all hope is not lost.
Gum disease is a common condition that affects many people. Having healthy gums contributes to having healthy teeth, and overall positive health. If you want to care for your gums, but aren’t sure if you have gum disease, the following blog post will explain to you how you can tell if you have gum disease.
If you want to achieve the perfect smile, there are a lot of options available to you. Two of these options are porcelain veneers and Invisalign. Both options are excellent ways to achieve a straighter, more beautiful smile, but you may find that one is better for you than the other. To learn which option is best for you, continue …
When we think of winter, we may think of chapped lips or dry skin, but what about toothaches and sensitivity? Believe it or not, winter weather can actually cause tooth sensitivity. If you want to learn how, continue reading this blog post.