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How to Prevent Gum Disease with Home Care

If you could avoid dental problems from occurring wouldn’t you? Gum disease is the leading cause of tooth loss and at Appolon Dental Group, we want to empower our patients to prevent gum disease with simple ways at home. Find out the best ways to prevent gum disease with home care. Brush for Two to Three Minutes Unless you set a timer or use an electric toothbrush, it’s [...]

By |June 23rd, 2020|Categories: Gum Disease, Oral Health|

Is a Crown Better Than a Filling?

One common question we get at Appolon Dental Care is whether a crown is better than a filling. These two dental treatments aim to {{{{link id='268' text='repair the structure and strength of a tooth'}}}}. You may have heard of some dentists using dental fillings and crowns interchangeably, but there are certain circumstances for when each should be used. When Dental Crowns are the Best Option Dental crowns are much different [...]

By |May 26th, 2020|Categories: Dental Crowns, Dental Fillings|

Now Offering Virtual Zoom Consults

With times of uncertainty, technology has helped us stay in touch with loved ones around the world or even in the same city while we stay safe at home. To help keep our patients safe and your smile healthy and looking great, we’re now proud to offer virtual consults for new and existing patients. Discover what we can help you with virtually at Appolon Dental Care in Midtown Manhattan. Learn About Procedures [...]

By |April 23rd, 2020|Categories: Oral Health|

6 Things You Should Know About Teeth Whitening

If you’re considering whitening your teeth because they look yellow or stained, there are a few things you should know first. At Appolon Dental Group in Midtown Manhattan, we want our patients to know the truth about teeth whitening before they rush out to the store to buy a whitening product or buy something online. 1. Professional Tooth Whitening Won’t Damage Your Teeth Unlike over the counter products, professional teeth [...]

By |March 26th, 2020|Categories: Teeth Whitening|

How These 9 Drinks Affect Your Teeth   

You might think sipping on your favorite pinot noir or sparkling water doesn’t do much harm to your teeth except cause some staining, but in reality, different drinks can cause quite an amount of harm to your teeth. At Appolon Dental Group, we want our patients to take as good of care of their teeth as possible to extend their lifespan and to showcase a beautiful smile at all times. Find out [...]

By |February 25th, 2020|Categories: Oral Health|

Have Big Teeth? Discover the Causes and Treatments

Whether you have buck teeth like Hermione Granger or large teeth in general, you might wonder if there’s something wrong with your teeth. Although teeth come in all shapes and sizes, some people might have significantly larger teeth than others. Find out what causes your large teeth and how Appolon Dental Group can help with cosmetic dentistry. Buck Teeth One of the more common types of large teeth is known [...]

By |January 22nd, 2020|Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry|

3 Facts About Dental Implants You Didn’t Know

If you’re missing a tooth, it’s likely you’ve spent a great deal of time exploring your different tooth replacement options available to you. One of your best options is actually dental implants from Appolon Dental Group in Midtown Manhattan. If you’re considering a tooth replacement option, learn these 3 facts about dental implants before you make your decision. 1. Dental Implants are as Strong as Natural Teeth One of the most [...]

By |December 26th, 2019|Categories: Dental Implants|

3 Reasons to Consider Invisalign

If you spend your free time exploring different orthodontic options or daydreaming about a new smile, Appolon Dental Group is here to help. We understand the lack of confidence and dental problems associated with imperfect teeth. Whether your teeth look gapped, crowded, crooked or misaligned, we offer Invisalign to help you transform your smile. If you’re looking for the benefits of a great orthodontic treatment

By |December 12th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Is Vaping Safe For My Teeth?

With recent reports of vaping causing potentially fatal lung illness, known as VAPI (vaping-associated pulmonary illness), more people are starting to think twice before they vape. Although lung damage is a new side effect researchers are exploring, teeth can also face consequences. Before you pick up a vape to use for nicotine, marijuana or CBD, it’s important to understand the effects it may have on your oral health in addition to [...]

By |November 20th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Your 2020 Dental Health Resolutions

With 2020 on the horizon, it’s a good time to start thinking about your New Year’s Resolutions. Do you want to lose weight, improve your health, spend more time with your family, take a vacation? The possibilities are endless. Dr. Appolon at Appolon Dental Group thinks it’s a good idea to add dental health to your New Year’s Resolutions. Next year might be the year you finally [...]

By |November 5th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|