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Cracked Teeth: What You Don’t Feel Can Hurt You

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If you have a cracked tooth, you might not even know it. The molars in the backs of our mouths are particularly susceptible to cracks because of the force they must absorb when we are chewing.

Because there may or may not be any symptoms associated with a cracked tooth, it’s important to visit your Lockport dentist regularly. Some cracks might be just cosmetic, but others can be more serious and mean you’ll need treatment.

What Kind of Treatment Will I Need for a Minor Crack?

Chances are, if the crack is minor and has only impacted your tooth enamel, no treatment will be needed. If these tiny lines—called craze lines—are unattractive from ...

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BRIDGES AND CROWNS - PODCAST INTERVIEW WITH DR. KAPLANSKY

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

Topic – Bridges and Crowns

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 ...

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3 Ways Modern Dentures Exceed Expectations

Modern Dentures | Doctor Kaplansky

When you're living with multiple missing teeth, life can sometimes start to feel hopeless. Eating and chewing are challenging, and you may feel self-conscious about your appearance because of your missing teeth. The good news is that dentures are a great option for restoring an entire arch of missing teeth.

Here are 3 ways modern dentures delivered by our Lockport dental office will exceed your expectations: 

Improved Look

Today's modern dentures take into account the patient's facial structure, skin tone, and tooth shape for a much-improved appearance over dentures of the past. Wearing a denture actually restores the appearance of your face, which can begin to have a sunken appearance when you're ...

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Kids' Dental Health - Podcast With Dr. Kaplansky

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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 ...

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Advances in Dentistry

Patient in Chair | Lockport Dentist

Today’s dental patients are some of the luckiest in history, given all the advances in dentistry in recent years.

Dental technology continues to get better, and this means that patients spend less time in the dental chair. It also means that procedures are less invasive and more comfortable.

As your dentist in Lockport, we are pleased to provide the latest advances in dentistry so our patients’ visits are more comfortable than ever. We provide the following technology to improve the patient experience in our office.

Magnification-Assisted Precision

A surgical telescope enables Dr. Kaplansky to see better during dental procedures. Patients get more accurate treatment that is also less invasive.

Sonic-Activated Filling System

Old-fashioned ...

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Common Dental Care Mistakes

Dentist Lockport | Toothbrush and Toothpaste

Taking care of your oral health has never been more important because we now understand that oral health is directly related to overall health and well-being. This is because periodontal disease has been linked with other health concerns in the body such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and high blood pressure. Excellent oral health begins at home, and there are some common mistakes we like to help our patients avoid when it comes to their oral health. Dr. Kaplansky, your premiere dentist in Lockport shares tips on how to avoid common dental care mistakes.

Use Proper Brushing and Flossing Techniques

Did you know that how you brush and floss your teeth is ...

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Do You Know These 4 Differences between a Quality Dental Practice and a Poor One?

Dentist Lockport | Dental Tools

Are you trying to find a dentist in Lockport, NY for your family?

 

It’s understandable if you feel a bit overwhelmed. Choosing any health care provider for your family is a big deal, and you want to be sure you’re making the right decision.

 

Fortunately, you can look for certain signs that a doctor’s office is quality – before you even walk through the door!

Before you make your decision, check out these details:

 

1. Office Photos

Be wary of a practice that does not post photos of their practice online. You should be able to see what kind of setting a dentist provides and get a feel for the place. Is it clean? ...

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