How Do Dental Fillings Work?

Dental fillings are the most common restorative procedure performed by dentists. Because most people get cavities at some point in their lives, many also have dental fillings, which are used to restore the structure of a tooth after it has been damaged by decay. Here’s how dental fillings work and what you can expect from the process. In the earliest …

Is Sedation Dentistry Safe?

Whether you have a dental phobia or you need extensive dental work and are feeling a bit nervous about it, sedation dentistry can help you get through your procedure without anxiety. For some patients, though, the thought of dental sedation also makes them nervous, creating another obstacle in getting the treatment they need. Is sedation dentistry safe? What are the …

How Much Does Cosmetic Dentistry Cost in Lower Manhattan?

Cosmetic dentistry is popular with patients in Lower Manhattan who want to make a great first impression wherever they go. At DDS Group, we provide a full range of cosmetic dentistry services at our Wall Street office, making achieving the smile you’ve always wanted a hassle-free experience. Wondering how much cosmetic dentistry costs? Read on to find out. Cost: $300-400 …

How Do Dental Implants Work?

Dental implants are one of the most noteworthy advances in dentistry in the past century. What makes them so important? To begin with, dental implants are the only solution for replacing missing teeth that can restore the root. We’ll go over the basics of dental implants in the blog post below and answer the question, “How do dental implants work?” …

How Much Does Professional Whitening Cost?

Many of our patients are interested in teeth whitening because stains and discoloration are among the most common complaints people have about their teeth. Smoking, coffee, wine, and even aging are a few of the causes of yellowing and stains, so it’s understandable that so many of us have discolored teeth at some point in our lives! The good news …

How Long Does a Dental Cleaning Take?

Has it been a while since you last had a dental cleaning? It’s easy to fall out of the habit of going to the dentist every six months for a dental cleaning and comprehensive oral evaluation, but these visits are important for your oral health, so there’s no better time to get back on track! Here’s what you can expect. …

What is Conscious Sedation in Dentistry?

Conscious sedation is used in dentistry to help patients overcome their dental anxiety or phobias. Unlike general anesthesia, conscious sedation leaves you fully awake and aware of your surroundings. You won’t sleep through your dental work, but you will feel deeply relaxed and comfortable. Here’s what you need to know about our conscious sedation options at DDS Group. Nitrous oxide, …

How to Find a Qualified Dental Implant Specialist Near You

Getting dental implants can change your life for the better, improving not only your appearance and self-confidence, but also your overall health. This is why it’s important to find a qualified dental implant specialist for your procedure, rather than simply choosing the dentist nearest to your home or the practice that offers the lowest prices. Below, we discuss the standards …

How Long Does It Take for Invisalign to Straighten Teeth?

“How long will I need Invisalign treatment?”  It’s one of the most commonly asked questions by patients considering aligner therapy. Our response to this question isn’t as simple as you would think because there are many variables at play, some of which are obvious and others that you might not even think about.  Here’s what you need to know about …

How Long Do Dental Implants Last?

When patients come in for a dental implant consultation at our Wall Street dental practice, they have a lot of questions and concerns. Some have simple answers, while others are more difficult. One of the questions that falls into the difficult category is, “How long do dental implants last?” It might seem to have an easy answer, but there are …