Long Island City Dental Associates Blog
August 31, 2017
Emergencies by their very nature are stressful and often painful. Dental emergencies for many people have an added layer of anxiety. This happens because many people don’t know what they should do during a dental emergency. Should they call 911? Go to an emergency room? Wait for Monday morning at 8 am to call their dentist? Deal with the pain or damage until their next dental appointment? At LIC Dental associates, our team is here to help whenever patients experience a dental emergency. From toothaches to facial trauma, our skilled dentist and team are here to relieve pain and restore full oral health and smile confidence. The first step for any patient experiencing a dental emergency in Long Island should be to call our office right away. We’ll help you assess your situation, and schedule an appointment to visit us as quickly as possible.
June 17, 2017
We applaud your decision to straighten your teeth. You are about to have a smile that is not only more attractive but also healthier, because straight teeth are easier to keep clean. Now you just need to decide what kind of braces is right for you. Traditional metal orthodontics is no longer the only option. Today, you can choose Invisalign, a reliable orthodontic system that uses clear plastic aligners to move your teeth into position. Read on to learn whether or not Invisalign is the right choice for you.
May 1, 2017
As schools let out for summer, now is the perfect time to schedule your family’s preventive dental appointments. As you navigate homework, after school activities, and daily life, the school year is a hectic time. As a result, dental care often gets placed on the back burner because there simply is not enough time. Now, you have more time in your day, creating the perfect opportunity to make your family’s dental health a top priority. As your dentist in Long Island City, Dr. Ishwinder Saran offers the cleanings and checkups your family needs to maintain a healthy smile throughout summer and the school year ahead.
April 8, 2017
We may not hear as much about oral cancer as other types, however there are some sobering statistics you should know. Did you know that nearly 50,000 people will be diagnosed with oral cancer this year? And sadly, only around half of those folks will still be alive in the next five years. Oral cancer is responsible for one death every hour. Why are these numbers so dismal? Because oral cancer is often detected too late when it’s already moved into the lymph nodes. This is why oral cancer screenings with your dentist in Long Island City are so important!
March 23, 2017
You have a smile gap that is embarrassing, but also, did you know that tooth loss causes gum and bone recession? Loss of multiple teeth impacts how you eat, speak, and look. Your dentist in Long Island City, Dr. Steven Bizzell, recommends modern dental implants to restore that gap for a beautiful, youthful smile that lasts.
February 22, 2017
Preventive dentistry assists you in avoiding oral health problems such as cavities and gum disease. So, that’s why your dentist in Long Island City recommends six-month examinations and hygienic cleanings. Dr. Ishwinder Saran and his colleagues say this routine care preserves healthy teeth and gums and detects any problems while treatment is simple.
January 25, 2017
Your smile is usually the first thing others will notice about you. If it’s a healthy one, you have no problem showing it off, but if it is discolored, has misalignments, or shows large gaps, then smiling can become a painful experience. Fortunately, there are options. Your dentist in Long Island City, Dr. Ishwinder Saran, would be happy to help you reach your goals and restore your confidence with porcelain veneers.
December 23, 2016
Few people come by a perfect smile naturally. Most have to work at it. If you have a healthy smile, but would like to brighten it up for this New Year, resolve to get a cosmetic dentistry consultation at LIC Dental Associates, your dentists in Long Island City. From simple whitening to full smile makeovers, Drs. Ishwinder, Bindner and Bizzell will help you achieve your brightest, most attractive smile.
November 9, 2016
You already know that proper oral hygiene is vital to the health and appearance of your teeth. But, did you know that oral hygiene is also important to your overall health? The health of your gums is directly linked to influencing your health as a whole. If you do not maintain your oral health, you are at risk for developing serious and potentially deadly overall health complications. As your dentist in Long Island City, LIC Dental Associates wants you to maintain optimal oral and overall health with the right oral habits.
October 11, 2016
Everyone wants to have a healthy, beautiful smile that lasts a lifetime. However, not everyone knows how to accomplish a beautiful, confident smile. As your dentist in Long Island City, we want to help you achieve your goals for a radiant smile. We have the secrets you need to develop and maintain a healthy, flawless smile that will last a lifetime.