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How to Get the Most Out of Your Dental Insurance (Before It Resets)

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Fall is upon us, and the end of the year is quickly approaching. For many, this brings to mind warm drinks, various holidays, and a time to just relax before the start of 2023. The absolute last thing most people are thinking about is dental insurance, but this shouldn’t be the case. Why? Most plans reset at the beginning of the year, meaning any unused benefits will simply disappear, causing policyholders to potentially leave thousands of dollars on the table. To make sure you get the most out of your plan before it’s too late, be sure to follow these three simple tips.

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4 Dental Safety Tips for Back-to-School Students & Parents

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School is just about to start, which means it’s probably a very busy time in your home. Every parent wants their child to have the most successful start to the academic year possible, but do you know what often derails this? Dental issues. Every year, thousands of students miss thousands of hours of class time because of preventable dental problems. Thankfully, there are a few simple things you can do so that your little (or not so little!) one can focus on adjusting to their schedule rather than needing to pop in for an unexpected dental visit.  

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The 5 Most Essential Qualities of a Beautiful Smile

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Beauty is in the eye of the beholder is an old saying that basically means, “Everyone likes different things,” but when it comes to smiles, the standards of an attractive one are pretty universal across all cultures. That’s why whenever you watch a movie, no matter where it was made, everyone (except maybe the villains) has gorgeous teeth. If you’re unsatisfied with your smile but don’t know exactly what needs to change, be sure to bring up these 5 traits with your cosmetic dentist in Massapequa—they’ll quickly reveal how you can achieve your ideal look.

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When Should You Whiten Your Teeth Before a Special Event?

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An important day is quickly coming up, and you want everything to be absolutely perfect, including your smile. Whether it’s a wedding, job interview, date, or big presentation at work, teeth whitening offers one of the simplest and most effective ways to boost your appearance and confidence at the same time. But when should you get it done? The day before? A few weeks or months ahead of time? What is the wisest approach?

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Why You Should Get Started with Dental Implants This Summer

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It looks like it’s going to be another hot, record-breaking summer this year, which means it’s the perfect time to stay indoors, crank up the fan, and just relax. While lounging around is its own reward, you can make the most of this season by doing something about your tooth loss at the same time: getting dental implants. Typically, the process takes a few months to complete from start to finish, and summer is the perfect time to get started. Here’s why.

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Dr. Allan Mohr on Weekend Warrior Podcast!

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If you’ve ever talked with Dr. Allan Mohr, you’ve benefitted from his years of clinical expertise and experience. He is always happy to share his knowledge with patients and even other dentists to help everyone receive the best possible care. So, it’s not all that surprising that he was recently invited to talk on a national podcast with an old friend. Keep reading to learn about his contribution to ESPNLA’s Weekend Warrior podcast with Dr. Klapper.

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Feel Smart & Save: Why You Should Schedule a Dental Checkup Early in the Year

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And just like that, 2021 is out the door! 2022, like every new year, provides a much needed fresh start for people and offers the perfect excuse to change things up to ensure a happier and healthier future. While this motivates many to improve their diet and exercise more often, one method of self-improvement is often overlooked because it is so simple: scheduling a dental checkup and cleaning early in the year. This offers many advantages compared to waiting until later, both for your health and your pocketbook.

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What to Expect After Getting Gummy Smile Correction

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For years, every time you look in the mirror or see yourself smiling in a picture, the first thing you notice is your gums. Why? Because they overshadow your teeth and make them look overly short and out of proportion compared to your face. Countless people have this same issue, but fortunately, getting it fixed is relatively easy these days. The procedure is called gum recontouring, and it can give you the perfectly balanced look you desire. But, what will your mouth feel like immediately afterward? Will you need to take time off of work to heal? Before committing to this procedure, keep reading to see what the recovery process will be like.

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Make These 3 Flaws Instantly Disappear with Cosmetic Bonding

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In the world of cosmetic dentistry, you don’t need to spend a tremendous amount of money to get dramatic results that will last. With a treatment like cosmetic bonding, a patient can literally have their smile transformed over the course of a single short appointment, all without having to be numbed. With this fast and simple treatment, you can make three of the most common dental flaws disappear almost instantly.

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Can You Whiten Veneers?

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One of the biggest benefits of veneers is that they can make permanently stained teeth look pristinely white. However, while the porcelain material is stain-resistant, it isn’t stain-proof, so it is possible for veneers to gradually darken over time. If this happens to you, can you simply whiten your veneers like your regular teeth? Before you go to the store to buy a take-home kit, be sure to read what a cosmetic dentist has to say about this below.

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