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How Drinking More Water Will Benefit Your Oral Health

According to health experts, people should drink at least 64 ounces of water per day. Drinking the right amount of water is essential for staying hydrated and of course, your oral health. If you aren’t drinking enough water per day, you’re missing out on all the oral health benefits. Discover all the oral health benefits of drinking water. Water Helps Prevents Stains and Cavities One of the first ways [...]

By |May 4th, 2021|Categories: Oral Health|

Why Does My Jaw Hurt on One Side?

Any type of sudden pain can feel alarming, especially if it’s on your face. If you suddenly experience pain on one side of your jaw, it’s usually not an emergency but it can indicate that there’s an underlying health condition going on. If you’re suddenly experiencing jaw pain on one side, it’s likely due to one of the following conditions. Tumors and Cysts One cause of jaw pain on one [...]

By |April 6th, 2021|Categories: TMJ|

The Benefits of Visiting a Cosmetic Dentist

When it comes to choosing a new dentist, you have likely come across all types of dentists from holistic dentists and general dentists, to oral surgeons and cosmetic dentists. With all these different types of dentists to choose from, how do you know which one to pick? If you’re concerned about your oral health and the appearance of your smile, we strongly encourage you to visit a Midtown Manhattan cosmetic dentist [...]

By |March 3rd, 2021|Categories: Cosmetic Dentist|

What Happens When Gum Disease Goes Untreated

Gum disease is the leading cause of tooth loss and nearly 47.2% of adults aged 30 or older have some form of gum disease. Nearly 70% of adults 65 and older have gum disease. What many gum disease sufferers don’t know is the consequences of untreated gum disease. As an effort to help more patients visit Appolon Dental Group for gum disease treatment, we’ve listed every consequence of untreated gum disease. [...]

By |February 3rd, 2021|Categories: Gum Disease|

10 Tips to Improve Your Smile

As we begin a new year, you might have found that you didn’t smile enough last year and if you did, the documentation was less than satisfactory. Why not make 2021 the year you improve your smile and love every single picture or reflection that captures it? Improve your smile with these tips and fall in love with it all over again. 1. Whiten Your Teeth One of the [...]

By |January 6th, 2021|Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry|

Answers to Your Top Dental Implant Questions

If you’re thinking of ways to enhance your smile in the upcoming year, dental implants are an amazing investment. Best of all, they’re built to last! If you’re considering dental implants, you likely have tons of questions about the procedure, aftercare, and everything in between. To help answer some of these questions before you meet with Dr. Appolon for a dental implant consultation at our Midtown Manhattan dental [...]

By |December 1st, 2020|Categories: Dental Implants|

What are the Advantages of All-On-4 Implant Dentures?

Losing your teeth is a frustrating experience, but with so many great tooth replacement options on the market, it doesn’t have to be. Whether you’re looking for a new type of dentures or your first pair, All-On-4 implant dentures are an amazing option that won’t leave you disappointed. At Appolon Dental Group in Midtown Manhattan, we want our patients to have the best experience possible with their tooth replacements. This is [...]

By |November 3rd, 2020|Categories: All-On-4|

Your Answer to Every Invisalign Question You’ve Ever Had 

Most orthodontic treatments take at least six months to complete so it’s important to find one that will work with your lifestyle. Otherwise, those six months up to two years can feel endless and miserable. One of the best orthodontic options on the market is Invisalign aligners. Invisalign is a system that uses clear aligners to straighten teeth and just so happens to be our preferred orthodontic treatment [...]

By |October 6th, 2020|Categories: Invisalign|

Children’s Dentistry Checklist for Good Oral Health

When we think about cavities and inflamed gums, we rarely think about children or toddlers. That’s because it takes time for your teeth to decay and your gums to grow bad bacteria. However, practicing good oral hygiene at a young age can greatly deter bad oral health in the future. Now, we all know that a child’s oral health doesn’t really depend on their decisions. Your little ones’ [...]

Think You’re Too Busy for Dental Work? Think again.

We’ve heard all the excuses about why our patients don’t schedule appointments with their dentist. One of the most common, though, is that our patients are too busy. There are a variety of reasons why you may feel too busy and overwhelmed to see your dentist. For example, our patients have crazy work schedules, go to the gym often, and need time to unwind and see friends.  However, doing these activities [...]