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Is soda bad for my teeth? Feb 1st, 2020

Many people ask me about the effects of soda drinking. As a young chemist before my days in dental school, I used to do water analysis for air conditioning towers in NYC. One day I dropped a penny into a glass of phosphoric acid (which is used in the carbonation...

Achieve Straighter Teeth Fast in New York with Fastbraces! Aug 1st, 2019

Orthodontics has been one of the most sought-after treatments by patients who have teeth irregularities like malocclusions, excessive spaces, and overcrowding. These conditions affect not only their smiles but also their overall health and wellness. Having malocclusions and overcrowding leaves areas on the teeth that can be hard to clean...

Answering the Common Questions About Fillings Nov 1st, 2018

Practicing proper dental hygiene and seeing the dentist regularly can effectively prevent the development of most oral complications. However, not everyone follows this advice, so they end up developing cavities. The good news is, it is never too late to save the teeth from extraction. Other people may think that...

Know the Clearer Way to Achieve Your Dream Smile! Oct 1st, 2018

Many people are aware that orthodontic treatments help in correcting certain teeth irregularities, but not everyone is convinced that it is not only for the looks. There is more to orthodontic procedures than just giving a beautiful looking smile; it can also make a person healthier, chew better, and even...

“The Wand” is the One: Pain-free Injections in New York, NY Sep 3rd, 2018

The dental clinic may not be a fun place for everyone. There’s a lot of things happening on the dental chair, making many Americans anxious. This phobia often causes them to cancel their appointment with the dentist. However, neglecting the oral health is putting a risk to one’s life. When...

Prevent Tooth Extraction In New York: Save your tooth with a Root Canal Treatment Jul 2nd, 2018

The primary purpose of a Root Canal Treatment is to save the patient’s tooth from extraction. Preserving the natural tooth can prevent the other teeth from shifting, receding gums and bone loss. Here at Paul L. Gregory DDS, we help stop the infection from progressing while keeping the natural teeth...

Porcelain Veneers: Uses, Procedure, and Benefits Jun 5th, 2018

Dental Veneers are thin shell-like objects made from either porcelain or composite resin materials that are bonded to the front surface of the tooth to cover imperfections and improve appearance. Other than natural looking (they mimic the light reflecting properties of original teeth), these porcelain restorations also resist stains better....