Understanding Periodontics

Do you know what periodontics is? Or why you need to understand the role it plays in your life? If not, then this is the blog post for you. Periodontics is critical to your oral health; and since your oral health impacts systemic health as well, it impacts the rest of your body. But what… Read more »

Simple Oral Care Tools Can Help Maintain Healthy Teeth With Braces

Traditional braces represent a functional system capable of correcting misaligned teeth. They are a common option for addressing a case of malocclusion and overcrowding. The metal brackets, wires and other hardware components require routine adjustments. Each of these appointments with our will tension your braces to gradually stretch the periodontal ligaments anchoring your teeth in… Read more »

Accelerate Your Orthodontic Treatment Time With AcceleDent®

Orthodontic treatment can make a huge difference for both the health and appearance of your smile. However, some people are hesitant about receiving orthodontic treatment because of the time involved. If you are concerned about the time required for orthodontics, Dr. may recommend speed straightening with AcceleDent® technology. Accelerated Orthodontics Technology AcceleDent has a mouthpiece… Read more »

The Connection Between Dental Health & Overall Health

Our dentist and team understand that taking care of your mouth is integral in caring for your body. Did you know that there is a connection between your oral health and the health of your heart? The Connection Between Your Heart & Oral Health Studies have found that periodontal disease, which is also called gum… Read more »

Oral Health Viewpoint: Gum Disease

The best way to ensure your smile gets the care it needs is to always look for signs of any irregularities or abnormalities that can arise. As long as you are actively inspecting your mouth and detecting any damage that may occur, you can easily treat any risks that can arise. One serious disease that… Read more »

Find the Answers to Questions About Dental Implants Here

Are you interested in replacing your missing tooth? If so, you probably have questions about dental implants. Well, Dr. Celenza is more than happy to help you. Dental implants are strong restorations that are made of a titanium post, an attachment piece and a dental crown. To help you know more, he is happy to… Read more »

An Overview of the Invisalign® System

Do you have problems with a misaligned bite or crooked, crowded teeth? Are you self-conscious about your smile? If so, have you consider looking into Invisalign®? With Invisalign, brackets and wires and bands aren’t used to move your teeth into proper position, but instead, removable plastic aligners are worn 20 to 22 hours a day… Read more »

Are You Looking for Whiter, Brighter Teeth to Better Your Appearance?

Patients are increasingly looking for ways to brighten their pearly whites. And no wonder; Oral B ran a survey in Britain and found the following results: A whiter smile makes others view you as younger, more attractive, and wealthier. The survey also suggested that a brighter smile makes you look 5 years younger, even better… Read more »

How Lost Teeth and Gum Disease Relate

You may have seen a picture of periodontal disease where a patient lost all of their teeth or where many of the teeth are missing or largely rotted out. The positive news is that this isn’t always the case with gum disease, and that if you’re vigilant, you can reverse the effects of early stages… Read more »

What is Gum Disease?

One of the major causes of tooth erosion, tooth loss and cavities in adults, gum disease effects about half of the Americans over 30. So what exactly is gum disease? Learn a little about gum disease and what impacts it can have on you by reading below. Gum disease, also referred to as periodontal disease,… Read more »