February 24, 2021 4 Ways to Master Your Toothbrush
By now, all adults know that they should be brushing twice daily. If you are reading this, you know it, too. But that doesn’t mean there isn’t more to learn. For instance, consider these 4 tips that will make your brushing (and your choice in toothpaste) far more effective: Tip #1: Sensitive Teeth? Try A Baking Soda-Based Toothpaste We see a lot of patients who have sensitive teeth, so we know how frustrating the condition can be. We also know… Read More
February 17, 2021 Here’s How To Get Your Jersey Shore Summer Home
Summer will be here before you know it, so if you want a Jersey Shore vacation, the time to start planning is NOW! On Fridays during the summer, the Garden State Parkway and New Jersey Turnpike are often backed up with traffic. These aren’t people going home from work or on their way to the world’s largest pizza party. They are coming to the beautiful New Jersey Coast - and since our dentist office in Ocean County is right near the coast,… Read More
February 10, 2021 Did You Know This About Beach Haven West?
Beach Haven West is one of Southern Ocean County's most desirable waterfront communities. A sleepy unincorporated community that is part of Stafford Township, it is home to both summer residents and all year residents. It’s no surprise why. This waterfront community offers easy access to fishing and boating, with the entire Barnegat Bay just seconds away by boat. For many, Beach Haven West itself is a dream come true. Constructed on over 100 lagoons and located right off Route 72… Read More
February 3, 2021 How to Get The Most Out of Your Toothbrush
The first line of defense in the war against all things that harm your mouth – tooth decay, gum disease and more – is a deceptive simple weapon: your toothbrush. It's the tool that will give you great teeth in Forked River! The toothbrush has been around for millennia, though not always as we know it. The ancient Egyptians frayed tiny branches in order to create their toothbrushes. The 15 Century Chinese used natural bristles to create something very much like… Read More
January 27, 2021 Celeb Smiles You Know Right Away
There is nothing quite like seeing a larger than life star up on the silver screen. America has been fascinated with celebrities since the dawn of the film era more than 100 years ago. During that time, we’ve come to expect a certain “perfect” look to our stars and starlets. Sometimes, though, a star with a unique look catches our attention and wins our admiration. Here are 8 of them, with a special focus on their smiles – because we… Read More
January 20, 2021 Dental Implants Are Not As Big A Deal As You Think
We all want the best possible smiles. We all want to look great. And we all want good oral health. Following tooth loss, damage, or other issues that may require corrective work, often the best way to get these things is with dental implants. No, these are not traditional dentures. Dental implants are relatively new, but are quickly becoming the option of choice for many in the southern Ocean County, NJ area, including Manahawkin, Forked River, and Barnegat. Consider these… Read More
January 13, 2021 Have These Symptoms? Go See A Dentist NOW!
If you’re like most people, you’ll invent a host of reasons to avoid seeing your dentist. Don’t worry, we’re not insulted. We’re used to it by now! But the fact of the matter is, if you begin to experience one of these five conditions, you really need to see your dentist as soon as possible. It may help you avoid a lot of misery down the road! Toothache A toothache is nothing to take lightly. The pain you’re experiencing is… Read More
January 6, 2021 Here’s How to Fulfill Those New Year’s Resolutions
The New Year is here again, and you’ve got some goals in mind. Maybe you want to lose a few pounds, or read some of the classic novels, or be a more patient driver. Believe us, as dentists serving southern Ocean County, NJ, we know many of our patients have big goals for the year ahead! Whatever you goals, remember the following and you’ll be well prepared to ensure those New Year’s Resolutions are not mere hot air: Keep Track… Read More
December 30, 2020 These 5 Dental Problems Are VERY Common!
We all have mouths – life would be hard without one – and we all need to take care of them. The thing about oral health is that it’s a diverse area. Some dental problems are minor and some can be simply devastating. What sort of problems? Read along as we count down the five most common dental problems in America and to see just what is making people (and their teeth) suffer out there: 5) Mouth Sores There are… Read More
December 23, 2020 House Hunting at the Jersey Shore
If you would like a nice house by the shore, you are not alone. The New Jersey coast is a desirable place to live for many reasons, so it’s no surprise that homes in towns like Manahawkin and Forked River are in high demand. That’s why hunting for that prime shore real estate can be a bigger task than you might be ready for. Have no fear. That’s why we’ve compiled this list of house hunting tips. Start Saving… Read More