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Dentist Serving Bergenfield, Dumont, Paramus and Oradell, New Jersey

As healthcare professionals we are fully complying with all ADA recommendations as well as any and all government executive orders. The health, safety and well being of our staff and patients is and continues to be our priority. Our office is open for emergencies only and we are operating on a shortened scheduled until further notice. We hope everyone remains safe during this time.

May 5th, 2020
Family Brushing Teeth Together During the COVID-19 Crisis

With Governor Murphy extending stay at home orders indefinitely, only emergency dental services are currently available. This includes services for pain, tooth loss, and other types of trauma, but does not include routine cleanings and examinations.

Routine cleanings and... Read More

Tags: COVID-19, Stay at Home New Jersey, Oral Health and Hygiene
October 8th, 2019
Woman Shrugging Shoulders and Wondering

Dental implants are made of titanium, a low-density, high-strength metal that is resistant to corrosion. They are designed to produce consistent results for a lifetime. On the surface of dental implants are several microscopic holes. When implants are placed, osteoblasts and connective tissue in the jaw insert... Read More

September 5th, 2019
Invisalign Aligners

You probably know that Invisalign® offers a visually unobtrusive way to straighten teeth, but that doesn’t answer the one glaring question: Will Invisalign treatment hurt? And the truth is, it can, but not nearly as much as traditional wire and bracket braces.

Invisalign uses a series of aligners, each designed to gently push your teeth closer to... Read More

Tags: Invisalign and Discomfort
August 8th, 2019
Smiling Family

There’s only one month left before the start of school in Oradell, giving families just enough time to make all the preparations needed for a successful start to the new school year. In the midst of collecting school supplies and updating the wardrobe, don’t forget about the health of your child’s teeth. Call our office to schedule a cleaning and... Read More

Tags: Back to School
March 11th, 2019

Dental bonding is a treatment with both cosmetic and general focuses. Placed over teeth, dental bonding is an ideal solution for:

  • Small chips and cracks in tooth enamel
  • Uneven tooth shapes and sizes
  • Minor gaps and spaces
  • Crooked tooth presentation
  • Severe tooth discoloration

With dental bonding, Oradell family dentist Dr. Howard Perlmutter can produce a look that is consistent with adjacent teeth, creating ideal contours and shading to ensure a natural-looking... Read More

Tags: Dental Bonding
February 8th, 2019
Couple Clinking Wine Glasses Over Dinner

What does wine do to teeth? That's a surprisingly complex question and not one with a clear answer. But as we approach Valentine’s Day, a day where Americans spend around... Read More

December 6th, 2018
Woman Grinding Teeth Due to Holiday Stress

Bruxism (tooth grinding) is a serious condition. When left unattended, this habit can cause uneven tooth wear, gum recession, and trauma such as chipped or broken teeth. Worse still, chronic tooth grinders may give themselves TMD, a painful and limiting condition that can require surgery to correct.

Many people only find out they are teeth grinders during... Read More

Tags: Bruxism, Tooth Grinding
November 19th, 2018

The Holiday Season is fast approaching, bringing with it feasts, family, and friends. During this time, how you care for your teeth can have a lasting impact on year-round oral health and beauty, making it important that you consider both at-home and professional care even during these busier times of celebration.

The Thing About Sweets

A Family Celebrating ThanksgivingSugar doesn’t actually... Read More

Tags: Thanksgiving
June 8th, 2018

Gum Disease Symptoms in Men | Oradell Family DentistAccording to the American Academy of Periodontology, men account for 56.4% of all cases of gum disease. Research cited by the group suggests that this is a result of men being... Read More

May 7th, 2018

Can Veneers be Whitened? Porcelain veneers are resistant to staining. This allows veneers to maintain their bright and attractive appearance for several years. When porcelain veneers stain, however, they will need to be replaced in order to restore an attractive appearance.

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