302015Apr
How to choose your dentist in Midtown Manhattan

How to choose your dentist in Midtown Manhattan

For the very best in dental care over time, establishing a long term relationship with a dentist is by far the most productive method. This is because that relationship allows the dentist to understand you and your needs, whether it is anxiety about visiting a dentist at all, your allergies or any preferences in treatment….

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292015Apr
Porcelain crowns vs porcelain veneers

Porcelain crowns vs porcelain veneers

When it comes to obtaining that perfect smile, there are many ways and treatments that you can follow, some are more suitable to certain situations than others though, and will be a quicker or easier path to the desired end result. At Ebenezer Dental one of the more common questions is regarding the differences, in…

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152015Apr
Amalgam fillings, are they safe?

Amalgam fillings, are they safe?

This is perhaps one of the most asked questions in our Midtown Manhattan dental practice, with so much misinformation, half-truths and so on spread far and wide, separating fact from fiction where your Amalgam fillings are concerned can be a difficult process. The reason for the concern is that older amalgam fillings contained mercury along…

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312015Mar
Can periodontal scaling damage root?

Can periodontal scaling damage root?

Did your dentist tell you that you need periodontal scaling? Are you worried that periodontal scaling can spread bacteria deeper into the gum and eventually damage the nerve of your tooth? Well rest assured, this article will provide you with the facts about periodontal scaling and help you decide whether or not you should get…

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172015Mar
How fast can a tooth decay?

How fast can a tooth decay?

Contrary to popular belief tooth decay does not occur overnight. It is a very complicated process which only progresses if the right conditions are present. However, to fully understand tooth decay, you must first understand exactly what is going on inside the mouth. There are microscopic creatures living inside your mouth It sounds gross doesn’t…

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72015Mar
Should I get Invisalign or regular braces?

Should I get Invisalign or regular braces?

Everyone has their flaws but for many the one thing they wish to change is the appearance of their teeth. The desire for straight pearly whites is strong and with the advancements in technology that perfect smile can be a reality. In today’s market there are two major competitors in the teeth perfecting market; braces…

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252015Jan
How safe are dental X-rays?

How safe are dental X-rays?

If you are visiting the dentist for any kind of treatment, chances are you will have a dental X-ray at some point during the process, as they are incredibly useful tools for diagnosing and monitoring mouth illness, so much so that they are sometimes unavoidable, and the benefits they bring to treatment are immeasurable. Today…

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