Which Is Better: Amalgam or Composite Fillings?

What is the best dental service for filling in cavities? Is it the new-age wonders that composite fillings can provide or are the age-old tried-and-true dental amalgams the best option? The truth is that both services are great at combating cavities in their own way, with each type having their own set of unique benefits…. Read more »

How to Provide Quality First Aid for a Knocked-Out Tooth

The American Association of Endodontists estimates that nearly five million teeth are knocked out each year. Many of these are a result of athletic activities or household accidents. When this happens, the oral trauma is often significant, requiring immediate first aid and professional treatment. If you have blood or debris in your mouth, you can… Read more »

6 Reasons to Own a Pair of Dentures

Dentures are often used in situations where you have suffered severe tooth damage or tooth loss. Whether you are in need of partial or complete sets, dentures can fill in the gaps left behind from tooth loss. The wonderful dentists here at strive to craft your ideal pair of dentures. Below are 6 reasons to… Read more »

A Chipped Tooth Needs to Be Repaired Before a Cavity Develops

Your tooth enamel is composed of densely packed microscopic mineral crystals. This gives your teeth the strength to bite, chew and grind hard foods. As hard as the enamel is, there are some situations, like grinding your teeth, nibbling on pens and pencils, or suffering a blow to the face, that can carry enough unnatural… Read more »

It’s Never Too Late to Get Invisalign®

We all know people who have had, or currently have braces. Now consider how many of them were adults? Despite our oral health being just as important later in life, if not more so, adults tend to attach a stigma to the idea of wearing braces. Thankfully, clear braces have finally arrived. It’s never too… Read more »

How to Remineralize Your Teeth

Did you know that your enamel is the strongest substance in your mouth? But even though your enamel is strong, it can weaken over time. And once your enamel is gone, it’s gone forever–but your enamel can strengthen itself through a process known as remineralization. Fortunately, while remineralization is a natural process, there are a… Read more »

What Can Mouthwash Do for Your Mouth

As you may know, some very popular foods could lead to problems with your breath. For that reason—along with a few others—many people use breath mints and chewing gum to freshen their breath. While these are useful options, they only mask bad breath without addressing the root of the problem. In other words, if you’re… Read more »

How Can Dentures Help You?

Dentures are normally associated with the elderly, but they can be useful for others as well. In fact, anyone who is missing teeth can benefit from using dentures. Fortunately, great strides have been made in recent years, leading to much more effective dentures. Do you know what the benefits of dentures actually are? Having dentures… Read more »

Are Your Gums Bleeding?

At the dental practice of Henry K. Danziger DDS, we cannot emphasize enough that taking good care of your oral health by brushing and flossing daily benefits not just your teeth, but your gums as well. The health of your gums–which cushion and support your teeth–are a good indicator of your general health which can let… Read more »

Why you Should Consider a Dental Bridge

Having a missing tooth can be embarrassing, but did you know it can actually hurt your oral health? Fortunately, there are many restoration options available to you, such as a crown or an implant. However, when considering your options, please don’t forget about dental bridges. A bridge can used restore your beautiful, functional smile. A… Read more »