Eric J. Marsh, DMD & Michele A. Pisano-Marsh, DMD Dentistry Blog
August 25, 2020
Are you interested in replacing your missing teeth with dental implants? Has your dentist mentioned your case is a bit complex? You might believe you’re an unsuitable candidate for dental implants or that you’re at a higher risk of failure, but neither is true. Instead, it means your dentist will recommend a few precautionary steps to ensure your new smile thrives. Although no two cases are the same, here are 4 of the most common issues that can make your dental implant procedure more complicated than others.
November 26, 2019
There’s a reason that stores always put chewing gum by the register. It’s hard to resist the temptation to buy some after grocery shopping. In fact, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, the average American chews almost two whole pounds of the stuff every year. You would think that, like most treats, gum is bad for your pearly whites, but that’s actually not the case. Luckily, dental chewing gum comes with multiple benefits. Continue reading to learn more.(more…)
October 14, 2019
According to the American Dental Association (ADA), 42% of Americans desire to visit their dentist more often. If you, too, take your dental health serious, then a local dentist says you should attain as much information as possible. An area of care that can sometimes be confusing is the usage of antibiotics. What are they, and do you need them receive the treatment you need? These and other questions are answered as you continue reading.(more…)
February 15, 2019
Did you know that gum disease affects around 80% of the US population at some point in their lives? That’s why February is National Gum Disease Awareness Month! This month makes an effort to bring awareness to the importance of gum health and the risks of gum disease. Keep reading to learn about this disease, its symptoms, and how gum disease therapy in Allentown can protect you from more serious health issues.(more…)
January 14, 2019
It goes without saying that having a healthy smile is important for leading a long, happy life. But what does it take to keep your teeth and gums in good shape? It starts with effective oral hygiene habits at home and regular visits to a dentist in Allentown. In this blog, you’ll learn some at-home tips for keeping your teeth cavity-free and your gums healthy, and find out why 6-month checkups are more important than you might think!(more…)
December 3, 2018
Did you know gum disease affects around 80% of the U.S. population at some point in their lives? This incredibly common disease is the infection of your gums and your teeth’s supporting tissue. Its early stages are reversible, but after that, it can do permanent damage to your oral health. Read on to learn the signs of gum disease in Allentown, what causes it, and what your treatment options are from a trusted dentist.(more…)
November 6, 2018
If you’re missing any number of teeth, then you’re at a great disadvantage. Simple functions like chewing foods and speaking with clarity now become a chore. Furthermore, there is a loss of confidence that naturally occurs. There is a viable remedy, though – a dental implant in Allentown. As you continue reading, you’ll learn the benefits of taking this route.
October 3, 2018
Halloween is a time where the ghosts and ghouls come out to play. The costumes and haunted houses can get spooky, but what’s even more spooky is the number of cavities and dental issues the holiday can cause. Every parent is faced with the same dilemma: how can my children have a happy Halloween, while keeping their teeth healthy too? Keep reading to learn the answer from your family dentist in Allentown.
September 3, 2018
Have you had teeth whitening that simply didn’t achieve your desired results? Or, maybe you have cracks or chips in your teeth that you notice daily but don’t want to fix them with invasive surgery? Well, you have another option: porcelain veneers in Allentown. This treatment is a simple and cost-effective way to fix your smile’s surface flaws, not to mention it is very popular with the celebrities. How else do you think they all have perfect smiles? Keep reading to find out why you should consider porcelain veneers for your grin.