Dental Articles and Blogs

How can I overcome fear of the Dentist?

How can I overcome fear of the Dentist? Hi, my name is Dr. Mitchel Friedman, owner of Newman Springs Dental Care here in Lincroft, Middletown Township, NJ. For many who have had bad dental experiences, a question you should ask is "how can I overcome fear of the dentist?" First of all, you need to know that you're not alone and you have options over this sometimes paralyzing phobia. Also ...

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Quality Dental Services from Newman Springs Dental Care

If you’re looking for quality dental services in Lincroft, New Jersey, you’ve come to the right place. Your Lincroft dentist offers exceptional dental care for you and your family. Dental Services • Teeth Whitening. Are your teeth stained due to antibiotics, cigarette smoking and excessive consumption of wine and coffee? New Jersey dentist Dr. Mitch Friedman improves your smile with ...

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Painless Oral Surgery at Your Lincroft Dentist

Truly comfortable oral surgery? Yes, it’s possible! At Newman Springs Dental Care, we ensure that every procedure is pleasant. What is Oral Surgery? Oral surgery covers a wide range of procedures. It includes tooth extraction, dental implant placement, surgery for temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD) and complex restorations. One of the most common procedures we perform is wisdom tooth ...

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Toothache Symptoms, Causes and Prevention

William Shakespeare once said: “For there was never yet philosopher that could endure the toothache patiently.” An aching tooth disrupts your daily activities and may even keep you awake at night. But toothache is highly preventable. Symptoms Symptoms of toothache include a sharp or throbbing pain, pain while chewing, sensitivity to hot or cold, bleeding gums, swelling around the tooth, ...

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Invisalign: Hassle-Free Teeth Straightening

Braces are fixed oral appliances that correct misaligned teeth and bad bites. The problem with braces is that they can be embarrassing to wear, especially for adults, and they take a long time to work. Because they are cemented to your teeth, braces can be inconvenient. For example, eating with your braces on takes some getting used to, and cleaning teeth that have braces requires extra effort. ...

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Placing Your Crowns: Before, During and After

Dental crowns or tooth-colored caps placed over your teeth. They can be made of metal, porcelain or composite resin. Crowns are used to restore teeth that are broken or decayed. They can also improve the appearance of misshapen or discolored teeth. If you are considering crowns to make your teeth look better, here’s what you can expect before, during and after the procedure. Before The first ...

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Not Loving Your Smile? Cosmetic Procedures Could Help.

Generally, cosmetic dentistry refers to procedures and treatments that are used to improve the appearance of the teeth, bite, and gums of an individual, without having any impact on function. Most people believe that a great smile is a valuable social asset, and will want to make sure that they have a bright, clean one that they feel confident showcasing. If they do not, cosmetic dental surgery ...

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Five Things to Consider Before Getting Dental Implants

Dental implants are permanent solutions to missing teeth. An oral surgeon places titanium screws in your jawbone and waits for the wound to heal. After healing is complete, dental crowns are attached to the implants. The procedure is complicated, costly and takes several months to complete. Not everyone is a candidate; you must be in excellent health and have good jaw bone volume and quality. ...

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Dentistry From The Heart

On Thursday October 17th, 2013, Newman Springs Dental Care will be hosting our 7th annual “Dentistry From The Heart” to benefit the less fortunate members of our community. On this day volunteers will be providing free dental care to our neighbors who desperately need it. “Dentistry From The Heart” was started by our friend Dr. Vince Monticciolo in Florida in 2001. He envisioned a ...

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