Mouthwash: An Overview

Mouthwash is a great tool in any oral-health enthusiast’s chest of tools. It can help you keep your oral cavity pristine and your breath fresh, and it’s really not that complex to use. Mouthwash’s advantage is its removal of plaque and debris from your oral cavity. The liquid materials composing... Read more »

How Do I Know if Invisalign® is the Best Choice for My Smile?

Invisalign® is an effective and successful orthodontic treatment that can turn a crooked, unattractive smile into a smile that you are proud of. To find out if Invisalign is the right treatment for you, it’s best to call OneDent of Westchester and schedule an appointment with our orthodontist, Dr. Stuart... Read more »

A Dental Filling Might Be Needed to Effectively Treat a Tooth with a Small Cavity

Inconsistencies in your daily oral hygiene routine can lead to poor oral hygiene. As this continues to happen the plaque acids and bacteria in your mouth can start to demineralize an area of tooth enamel. This is even more likely to occur in contoured and textured surfaces of a tooth... Read more »

Consistent Oral Hygiene Habits Are Important for Maintaining the Health of Your Mouth

Your mouth is a very complex part of the body that plays a wide range of roles. While it is primarily used to chew food, you also speak, breathe, and make many facial expressions with your mouth. Problems with periodontal disease, cavities, oral, and pharyngeal cancer can significantly alter the... Read more »

Smart Smile Basics: Aging and Dental Health

As you get older, your body begins to wear down. We often think of our muscles and bones weakening, but rarely do we think about the effect that aging has on our teeth. The truth is that your teeth will age over time just as you do. However, teeth are... Read more »

Minor Dental Fractures Need to Be Repaired by a Professional Dentist

If you grind your teeth at night on a frequent basis, or you have a bad habit of nibbling on foreign objects, you could suffer a chipped tooth. Contact sports athletes are also at increased risk of suffering a dental fracture. Even if the damage to the tooth is minimal... Read more »

The Different Types of Cosmetic Dentistry

If you want to improve and enhance your smile, consider the benefits of cosmetic dentistry. For an effective tooth replacement, consider dental implants, bridges, or dentures to meet your needs. For an effective tooth restoration to improve your smile’s look, consider the benefits of professional whiteners, dental crowns, dental bonding,... Read more »

Increase Fluoride Exposure Can Help Prevent Future Cavities

The mineral density of your tooth enamel gives your teeth the strength to bite and chew food, while also helping to prevent cavities. If you are inconsistent in your daily oral hygiene routine, or you're frequently consuming acidic beverages, it can start to demineralize your teeth. When this happens, you... Read more »

The Beauty of Orthodontic Treatments and Adults

It’s a beautiful thing when you have the self-confidence you need in your life. Sadly, too few of people actually achieve it. Luckily, our team here at OneDent of Westchester in Purchase, New York, is proud to offer orthodontic treatment for adults, so you can have the self-confidence you need... Read more »

A Sensitive Old Filling Might Need a Crown Restoration

Fillings are typically used to repair chips and area of tooth decay that afflict a tooth’s enamel layer. While they are meant to last a long time, it is possible for the bond between the filling material and the surrounding tooth enamel to gradually weaken. When this happens, you might... Read more »