September 22, 2021 Don’t be shy, the dentist won’t bite!
Fear of the dentist is such a common fear it’s practically a movie cliché at this point. It has featured in sitcoms (Seinfeld’s hilarious dentist, Tim Whatley was played by Breaking Bad’s Bryan Cranston, and he was a very scary dentist) and in movies. There have been entire books written on the subject, and the reason is simple: It’s a fear that many people share. Thankfully, it doesn’t have to be that way. It’s very possible to overcome your fear… Read More
September 15, 2021 What You Need to Know About Moving to the Jersey Shore
Searching for your dream home can be stressful. There are so many choices to make it can be overwhelming, especially when dealing with a unique region like the Jersey Shore. Thanks to amazing places like Long Beach Island, Manahawkin, Forked River / Lacey, Barnegat and others, this part of the country offers gorgeous homes, waterfront views, plenty of entertainment, and easy access to cities like New York and Philadelphia. In other words, it's a great place to live When you… Read More
September 8, 2021 25 Insane Facts About Teeth!
You might think they're just your chompers, but your teeth are some of the most fascinating parts of the human body. We're not saying that just because we're dentists, either. If you don’t believe us, just take a look at these amazing facts: The plaque our dental hygienists near Forked River remove from your teeth can be home to up to 300 different types of bacteria! Gold crowns on teeth are nothing new. The ancient Romans used them to restore teeth… Read More
August 25, 2021 How to Whiten Your Teeth at Home
We know you want brighter and whiter teeth. You wouldn’t be reading this or visiting us here at Bayside Dentistry if you didn’t! Though the best results can only come after a visit to our office, there are some things you can do right in your own home to assist with making your teeth whiter. Here are some ideas: What To Do: Brush Your Tongue Brushing your tongue is not purely about keeping your breath fresh. Your tongue gets bacterial buildup,… Read More
August 18, 2021 6 Things to do at the Shore before summer is gone
The Jersey Shore is a beloved attraction that draws millions of people every year and generates billions of dollars in revenue for local businesses. People flock here in droves because there is a lot to do. Yes, you know about the beaches and night clubs and all the other things you see featured on MTV, but that's not all the shore has to offer! The reason so many turn out to the Shore? Because there is a LOT to do.… Read More
August 11, 2021 Throw Your Old Toothbrush Away!
Take a look at your toothbrush. It is a familiar part of your daily routine, something you see early every morning (or at least we hope so) and just before bed every night (ditto). Your toothbrush is your friend But the fact of the matter is, that toothbrush is probably due for replacing. If you’re like a lot of people, you probably brush your teeth a little more energetically that you need to. With time, the brush’s bristles will begin… Read More
August 4, 2021 Make a Jersey Shore Day Trip Before Summer is Gone!
Don’t let the show “Jersey Shore” fool you. The coastal areas of New Jersey are a beautiful, relaxing place where people enjoy the beach lifestyle in friendly, down to Earth communities. As anyone who lives here will tell you, once you live at the shore you never want to live anywhere else! Don’t believe us? Go visit these fantastic Jersey Shore communities for a taste of what life is like here: Manahawkin / Stafford Manahawkin is the gateway to Long… Read More
July 28, 2021 It’s Easy to Get Over Your Fear of the Dentist in Manahawkin!
A lot of you are scared of going to your dental office near Manahawkin. We understand. We’re not insulted. That is actually a common feeling that is not all that unusual to hear about. Are you among those people who are afraid to go to the dentist? If so, you probably share one of these common reasons expressed by others who have the same fears: You’re afraid of pain You’re afraid of getting bad news You have memories of a bad… Read More
July 21, 2021 What Makes the Jersey Shore special?
Don’t the show of the same name fool you. The Jersey Shore is a terrific place to live. This is especially true in Southern Ocean County around Barnegat, Manahawkin, and Forked River, where there are a wealth of benefits that will quickly have you living the good life. Don’t believe us? Just take a look at these five great reasons to live at the shore: 1) Watersports For those who like their life to be on the exciting side, the… Read More
July 14, 2021 In Southern Ocean County, Dental Health Is Tied to Overall Health
Your mouth is a funny place. Your body is fairly easy to keep clean and healthy when compared to your mouth. As long as you shower daily, eat right and get some exercise, generally speaking your body is going to treat you fairly well. Your mouth is another story. Your mouth is a place that is warm and wet, and that makes it a great place for germs and bacteria to thrive. It’s also filled with tiny little nooks and… Read More