appointment request Request Request an Appointment Like Us Like Us on Facebook Review Write a Review Specials View Our Specials Financing Smile Now, Pay Later Call Give us a Call Map View our Map
Write a Review
(516) 541-7344 5 Block Blvd
Massapequa Park, NY 11762

Cosmetic Dentistry Isn’t Just for Celebrities!

young man smiling on red carpet

No matter what kinds of movies and TV shows you like, it’s almost guaranteed that everyone on screen will have gorgeous, perfectly white teeth. This is largely thanks to cosmetic dentistry. If you wish your teeth were just as camera-ready as your favorite celebrities, know that you don’t have to be a famous movie star, singer, or model to get the exact same treatments that are popular in Hollywood today. Don’t believe it? Read on as we dispel some of the most common myths associated with cosmetic dentistry.


What’s the Difference Between a Cosmetic & General Dentist?

young woman smiling at cosmetic dentist

More and more people are choosing to enhance their smiles with cosmetic dentistry, which means a growing portion of the population is asking the question, “What exactly is a cosmetic dentist?” Unlike orthodontists, pediatric dentists, or prosthodontists, being a cosmetic dentist is not a recognized specialty in the dental world. Essentially, any dentist can call themselves a cosmetic dentist. However, there is a big difference between a trained and experienced cosmetic dentist versus a general dentist that offers cosmetic services. What are they, and why do they matter? Read on below before you find yourself in the treatment chair!


Can You Be Too Old for Cosmetic Dentistry?

older man with perfect smile

Absolutely everyone cares about who they see in the mirror each day, and this includes many “older” people, which depending on how you think about it, can apply to someone who’s 40, 50, 60, 70, and beyond… Just like teens and young adults, people in these age groups often want to improve their appearance, and one of the simplest ways to do this is through cosmetic dentistry. Thanks to modern technology and techniques, there is no age limit when it comes to having a beautiful, pristine smile. So, if you think you’ve simply “missed the boat” when it comes to enhancing your grin, you’re thankfully wrong, and you’ll find out more about your options in today’s blog.


How to Make 4 Of the Most Common Cosmetic Dental Flaws Disappear

woman with a flawless smile

In an ideal world, absolutely everyone would have a perfect, pristinely white smile, but the vast majority of people tend to end up with one of the four most common cosmetic dental flaws. If you have one or more of them, then you’re in good company, because so does the better part of the world’s population! Fortunately, getting them fixed and enjoying the smile of your dreams is relatively easy thanks to modern-day dentistry, and you can learn more about your available solutions in today’s blog.


Why You Need Good Oral Health Before Getting Cosmetic Work

young man looking at phone while smiling

Many people walk into a cosmetic dentist’s office excited to talk about the changes they want to make to their smile. But, they are surprised when the dentist says that their existing dental issues need to be taken care of first. Why can’t they just make someone’s smile look better and worry about cavities or gum disease later? Does the cosmetic work really have to wait? The short answer to this question is “Yes,” and you will learn why in today’s blog.


What Causes a Gummy Smile?

Filed under: Cosmetic Dentistry,Gum Recontouring — allanmohr @
close-up of a woman’s bright smile

Whenever you see your smile, does your attention always go to your gums before your teeth? A “gummy” smile is one where the teeth are overshadowed by the soft tissues near them, which can cause them to appear short, stubby, or uneven. This issue is more common than you might think, but what causes it in the first place? More importantly, what can be done to fix it? You’ll find the answers to these questions and more in today’s blog.


The Difference Between Veneers & Bonding: Which is Better?

young woman thinking about cosmetic bonding and veneers

While there are literally countless treatments out there that can enhance the appearance of your smile, by far two of the most popular are cosmetic bonding and veneers. Over the decades, these two procedures alone have given millions of people flawless smiles, ranging from movie stars to working parents and anyone else you can imagine. So, if you’re thinking about getting some cosmetic dental work, they should definitely be on your radar. Which one would be right for you? What is the main difference between veneers and bonding? Choosing may seem complicated at first, but you really only need to think about three main factors.


Can Cosmetic Dentistry Improve Your Career Success?

woman smiling during virtual job interview

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, millions of people around the country are currently looking for work, and if this includes you, then you probably want every advantage available for the job hunt. Thankfully, a cosmetic dentist in Massapequa knows exactly how to help you stand out from the pack. While updating your resume and learning new skills are always good ideas, a literal mountain of research shows that your smile can have a big impact on your professional success. Here are just a few ways an attractive, healthy set of teeth can help you nail your next job interview.


What You Can Do About Your Gummy Smile

Filed under: Cosmetic Dentistry,Gum Recontouring — allanmohr @
a woman with dark hair pointing at her smile

Living with a gummy smile in Long Island can leave you feeling embarrassed. Social gatherings are often unwelcomed events, and you may find yourself dodging the camera during holidays and special occasions. If you find yourself asking, “Why are my gums so prominent” or “Why do my teeth look so short,” it’s time to hear from a local expert who explains the reasons behind gummy smiles and what can be done to improve your aesthetics and oral health.


Nail Your Job Interview with a Confident Smile

COVID-19 has changed the employment landscape. Many industries are suffering, while others are desperate to get more people onboard. Regardless of where you are looking for a job, however, you should arrive at your virtual interview well-prepared. That may involve doing homework on your prospective employer, thinking about how you are going to answer questions, and making sure you have a distraction-free space in your home to set up the interview. And there is one more thing you should consider — your smile. Let’s discuss how a winning smile can help you land your ideal job.

Older Posts »
America's Best Dentist 2022 award 2022 Top Doctors and Dentists award Top Dentists Long Island area award Exceptional Continuing edcuation hours award Amiercan Society for Dental Esthetics award Amiercan Society for Dental Esthetics award
Ask Us How We Can Change Your Life