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3 Ways to Fix a Chipped Tooth

Tooth Replacement | Dr. Kaplansky | Gasport, NY

If you are like most people, you’ll probably chip a tooth at some point in your life. Either you’ll hit your tooth against something hard, take a tumble, or constant wear will break down a soft spot on a tooth. When it happens to you, you should take heart knowing that at Dentistry by Doctor Kaplansky, we offer options to restore your smile so you can show it off again with confidence.

Contact our Gasport, NY dental office to find out how cosmetic dentistry can repair a chipped tooth in just an appointment or two!

Dental Bonding

For the most part, the treatment we recommend for a chipped tooth will depend on ...

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5 Signs That We Need to Check Your Filling

Dental Patient | Lockport NY Dentist

If you are like most adults in this country, you have at least one filling. Fillings are used to stop tooth decay from spreading. Most last for as long as 15 years, but many eventually need to be replaced. If you don’t replace them, you can jeopardize the health of your entire tooth as well as the rest of the teeth in your mouth.

If you are experiencing any of these signs where there are dental fillings in your mouth, it might be time to contact your dentist in Lockport, NY, Doctor Kaplanksy. He will be able to tell you if it’s time to replace your fillings.

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White Fillings - Podcast Interview with Dr. Kaplansky

Listen or Read Dr. Igor Kaplansky’s Podcast Interview!

Topic – White Fillings

Below you will find an easy to read transcript of Dr. Igor Kaplansky’s monthly podcast interview.  You can click the video to listen to the podcast or simply read the easy to follow transcript below. Enjoy!

Podcast Interview:

RC: Hello, everyone. This is Liz Harvey coming to you from our studios in New York City where we are dedicated to bringing you top quality advice from many of the leading expert professionals across the US.

In today's episode, we are speaking with Dr. Igor Kaplansky. Dr. Kaplansky is the founder of Dentistry by Dr. Kaplansky in Gasport, ...

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Understanding Basic Dental Terms

Tooth | Basic Dental Terms

Do you remember the last time you visited the dentist? As you sat their patiently in the dental chair, you probably heard a stream of terms and references that you think had something to do with your teeth. But what does it all mean?

Remember, whatever you hear, it’s all about you and your oral health. At Dentistry by Dr. Kaplansky, we believe that knowledge is power because it allows you to be an informed, active participant in your dental care.

So here’s a mini-glossary to provide a bit of information about some of the dental terms you’re most likely to hear in your dentist’s office.

Dental Glossary

Abscess:  Hopefully, you haven’t heard this ...

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Help Your Child Enjoy their First Dental Visit

childrens dentist gasport ny

As parents ourselves, we know that children need a positive start to encourage a lifetime of good oral health habits.Your child’s first dental visit is a big event, and it takes a caring, compassionate team of professionals to help your little one feel comfortable and safe during this exciting step in their development.

Your Attitude Makes All the Difference

Of course, you have to do your part, and half the battle is just getting them to the dentist. It’s understandable if you feel apprehensive about this all-important first visit. If you’re like most of us, you may even be more anxious than your child.

Basically, we just want to protect our kids. Many ...

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