New Jersey Cosmetic Dentistry Blog
Oradell Dentist Serving Bergenfield, Dumont, and Oradell, New Jersey
Dental implants stand far above other tooth replacement options. Secured directly into the jawbone, implants offer a number of unique and desirable benefits. Chief among these are:
- No risk of coming loose or falling out ... Read More
With Halloween comes candy – and with candy comes an increased risk for oral health problems. To help protect your teeth this Halloween, Oradell dentist Dr. Howard Perlmutter recommends:
- Brushing teeth with a soft bristled toothbrush and fluoride... Read More
Invisalign® uses a series of soft-plastic aligners to gently move teeth into their optimal position over a period of six to 18 months. Most patients experience little to no discomfort with each progressive set of aligners, but over the counter... Read More
Oradell dentist Dr. Howard Perlmutter suggests patients of all ages visit our office every six months for professional cleanings and examinations. These visits are essential for removing calculus and tartar from below... Read More
Tongue scraping was, not too long ago, considered a relatively unusual oral health technique. However, new studies show that this simple, quick, and painless addition to brushing and flossing can remove up 30% more of the bacteria that causes bad... Read More
What symptoms indicate an infected tooth?
- A dental abscess
- Red or swollen gum tissue around a specific tooth
- A bad taste in the mouth that will not respond to brushing
- Chronic bad breath
- Toothache, both sustained and acute
- Changes in tooth color
If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, call Bergen County family dentist Dr. Howard Perlmutter at (201) 384-9292 to schedule a root canal evaluation today.
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Dumont Cosmetic Dental is moving – and along with the move we’re changing our name, enhancing our services and improving our technology. Dr. Howard Perlmutter will continue to focus on providing exceptional general, cosmetic, restorative, and neuromuscular services to people living throughout Bergen County – while our new office will feature enhanced technology and increased family dentistry services to better meet the growing needs of families throughout our region.
New Name and New Web Address
Along with our office move, we are... Read More
Porcelain is an ideal material for dental restorations for a number of reasons. Porcelain is incredibly strong. It reflects light like natural tooth enamel and can be shaded to match adjacent teeth in color. It is also stain resistant. Resistant, however, does not mean immune.
Porcelain can stain and, once stained, cannot be whitened. This makes taking care of your porcelain veneers essential for their longevity. During your porcelain veneer consultation with Bergen County cosmetic dentist Dr. Howard Perlmutter... Read More