Cosmetic & General Dentistry of New City Blog

How Invisalign Can Benefit These Three Professions

August 2, 2022

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Woman holding her Invisalign tray.

Invisalign has taken the world of modern dentistry by storm! Millions of patients have turned towards these awesome aligners to enhance their smiles and in turn, their lives! They can straighten crooked teeth, address bite problems, and increase your overall confidence—not to mention, they’re much more convenient that traditional orthodontics! But did you know that Invisalign can also directly affect your job performance? Here are three professions that greatly benefit from wearing the clear aligners.


How Long Should You Wear a Retainer After Invisalign?

July 11, 2022

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person holding up Invisalign retainer and smiling

Though traditional braces were the only orthodontic option for a while, that all changed when Invisalign launched in 1997. These clear aligners can straighten your smile discreetly over a period of months or years and are removable so you can continue eating your favorite foods. Since Invisalign is virtually invisible, this allows you to straighten your teeth during meetings, on dates, and at special events without feeling self-conscious. Though you may think treatment is over when you make your way through your last set of aligners, it doesn’t end there. You’ll need to wear a retainer to maintain your results. Read on to learn how long you’ll need to wear your retainer for and what happens if you don’t.


5 Dental Implant Myths…Busted!

May 5, 2022

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woman smiling with dental implants in New City

Do you have a missing tooth that needs replacing? One of the most popular and effective treatment options is a dental implant. By surgically embedding a titanium post into your jawbone, your restoration will feel as though you had your natural tooth again! But maybe you’ve heard certain rumors about the procedure and are hesitant to pursue it. Read on about the most common dental implant myths and why you shouldn’t pay them any mind.


5 Tips for Preparing for Dental Implant Surgery

March 19, 2022

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Male dentist showing his female patient a dental implant in clinic

If you are getting dental implants soon, you are probably looking forward to having your strong teeth and beautiful smile back. Dental implants are placed surgically, and preparing yourself in the days before can help to ensure that everything goes smoothly. Keep reading to find 5 tips for how to prepare for your dental implant surgery and you’ll be back on your feet in no time.