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How We Empower Our Patients Through Patient Education

Patient education is a pillar of our mission at Herald Square Dental, NYC. Why? Because patient education means patient empowerment. And it is our responsibility to provide you with the opportunity to make well-informed decisions about your oral health with confidence. You’ve searched the internet for answers and discovered conflicting information about your oral health […]

What Happens if You Wait to Replace a Missing Tooth

Did you know that most everyone (in NYC and beyond) loses at least one tooth during their lifetime? And as we age, the chances of tooth loss skyrocket. Whether your tooth loss is due to injury, disease, or decay, the questions are: what’s the best course of action when this happens? What are your New […]

Why Dental Implants are an Excellent Teeth Replacement Option

NYC Dental Implants Replace Natural Teeth There’s absolutely nothing like our natural teeth, but the truth is, most of us will lose a tooth, for one reason or another, as we age. In fact, approximately 125 million Americans are missing at least one tooth. No one should be walking around New York City without teeth. […]

Open for Dental Emergencies

Herald Square Dental & the Denture Center is open for dental emergencies which means no one should be walking around in pain. As we continue to wait for sheltering orders to be lifted, don’t suffer in silence behind closed doors. Avoiding the dentist when you have an urgent dental need can lead to infections and […]

3 Ways to Maintain Oral Health at Home During COVID-19

New York, NY The gravity of the last several weeks has been surreal. No words give justice to what we’ve all been going though. We are grateful for the news of each recovery and mourning with those who have lost loved ones. Thank you to those who are donating serum. The implications of this pandemic […]

Why You Should Choose an Implant Dentist for Your Extractions

Why You Should Choose an Implant Dentist for Your Extractions New York City, New York You’ve been told by your dentist that you need a tooth removed. And now you’re wondering where you should go to have the procedure done. We know that this decision can be overwhelming and even confusing. That’s why we offer […]

Flossing: Absolutely Necessary!

Yes, You Still Have to Floss. No, the dance move “flossing” does not count. The AP recently released an article making the claim that “there’s little proof that flossing works”. Their review cited a series of studies that found flossing does little or nothing to improve oral health. Here’s the problem: the studies were flawed. […]

4 Reasons All-on-4 Dental Implants are Your Best Option in Manhattan

One in three1 people aged 18-34 are afraid to smile because of teeth issues, and more young adults in this age group than any other suffer from tooth decay. Does this describe you? If you’ve found yourself considering same day teeth replacement options in NYC lately, you are in good company. As frontrunners in teeth […]

Wisdom Teeth Aftercare

Having your impacted wisdom teeth removed is a serious surgical procedure, and post-operative care is extremely important! Read on for instructions on how to care for your sore mouth, and how to minimize unnecessary pain and complications. Immediately Following Surgery: Keep a firm, yet gentle, bite on the gauze packs that have been placed in […]

How to Take Care of Your Dental Implant

Cleaning and taking care of your implant is just as important as cleaning your natural teeth. Here are some things you should know about caring for your implant. Your implant and your natural teeth are similar because they both rely on healthy tissue for support! Just like with real teeth, plaque buildup can be harmful. […]