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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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Should You Be Worried About Cavities in Your Children?

Children's Cavity | Dr. Kaplansky | Gasport, NY

If your children are young, their adult teeth may not have even started to erupt yet, so you may not be concerned about bringing them to the dentist. But the truth is that kids today are at a high risk of developing tooth decay in their baby teeth, and this can have significant ramifications on the health of their adult teeth once they come in.

At Dentistry by Doctor Kaplansky, we recommend that kids start to come in for routine dental appointments around the age of 12 months; that is usually when their first teeth start erupting. The purpose of these first children’s dentistry visits to our Gasport, NY dental ...

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PERIODONTAL DISEASE BACTERIA LINKED TO ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

Periodontal Disease and Alzheimers | Dentistry by Dr. Kaplansky, PLLC | Gasport, NY

Periodontal experts stress the importance of gum health in older adults and other at-risk groups

CHICAGO – JANUARY 28, 2019 – A recent study has periodontists, experts in the treatment, diagnosis, and prevention of periodontal disease, encouraging patients to maintain gum health in an effort to reduce their Alzheimer’s ...

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What You Should Know about Implant Supported Dentures

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If you are a denture-wearer who is dissatisfied with the way dentures slip and slide while you are eating and speaking, you might want to consider implant supported dentures. Implant supported dentures are essentially a hybrid between dental implants and dentures, providing patients with the best of both worlds. As the name suggests, implant supported dentures are essentially dentures that are supported by dental implants, providing more stability for eating, speaking, and smiling.

Patients of our Gasport, NY dental practice who have opted for implant supported dentures are happy with their decision. If you don’t know much about this denture option, we invite you to give us a call ...

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Choosing Your Best Tooth Replacement Option

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Whether you are missing one or many, it’s essential to have missing teeth replaced. Not only does this ensure you can chew and speak properly, but it also protects the health of your remaining teeth. When the gaps left behind by missing teeth aren’t filled, your natural teeth tend to shift to fill in the space. This can lead to problems with your bite and eventually result in more tooth loss.

Today we are lucky to have many different options for tooth replacement. The right choice for you will depend on several factors. We invite you to contact our Gasport, NY practice to talk about dental implants, dentures, ...

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How to Care for Dental Implants So They Can Last a Lifetime

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If you have lost one or more teeth, you might already know that a dental implant is one of the most effective tooth replacement options around. These biocompatible posts that integrate into your jawbone mean a dental prosthetic that is permanent, providing the stability you need to chew your favorite foods and laugh and speak without having to worry. Even if you have lost all of your teeth, choosing dental implants as a replacement option will give you teeth that are very close to your natural teeth in both form and function.

There is no doubt that dental implants are a financial investment, but the good news is that they ...

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