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How Plaque Is Harmful To Your Overall Health: Part One

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Plaque, it’s a word that we hear tossed around from dentists and cardiologists alike, yet do you know what plaque is and why it impacts your bodies overall health? Find out all about plaque, and then schedule your routine teeth cleaning afterwards — you’ll want to! Plaque and the status of health Plaque is a… read more

The Health of Your Tongue

Because dentists dedicate their careers to the functionality and health of teeth and gums, it would be easy to believe that they don’t care about the tongue. Actually, nothing could be further from the truth. As Gramercy Park’s favorite dentist, we find the tongue endlessly fascinating. We also know that, being a major element of your mouth cavity,… read more

The Beautiful Benefits of Porcelain Veneers

Veneers are one of the most frequently-asked-about procedures that Dr. Martin J. Schwartz performs. As one of the most innovative advances in dentistry in the last half-century, veneers offer a quick and effective solution to a variety of cosmetic dental issues. The veneer itself is a paper thin layer of porcelain that disguises unattractive smiles.… read more

Why do Teeth Become Sensitive to Sweets?

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Why do my teeth hurt whenever I eat sweets? If there is anything that oral bacteria loves to feast on it’s sugar. And that sugar/bacteria combination produces acid that is detrimental to tooth enamel. As those acids eat away, tooth sensitivity builds; creating painful situations whenever sugary, or hot and cold substances hit those vulnerable teeth.… read more

How to Choose the Absolute Best Dentist in New York City

Choosing a family dentist can be a daunting task if you don’t know where to start. Some obvious starting points would be asking friends, family, coworkers and neighbors but selecting a dentist in New York City, whom you’ll be establishing a relationship that will hopefully last for years, is more complicated than just following the… read more

Must-Ask Questions Regarding Dental Implants

If you’re over dealing with the pain and embarrassment of missing teeth, and fed up with the discomfort and messy maintenance of dentures, perhaps it’s time to look into dental implants. Deciding if implants are right for you is actually fairly simple. They’re the closest thing to the feel, look and functionality of natural teeth that… read more

Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Dentist?

Did you know that dental phobia is an actual psychological ailment? Though most of us feel some level of discomfort, even anxiety, about going to the dentist, there are some people who experience intense and irrational fear about dental visits. This social minority believes that not much positive happens once you are in that chair; pain often… read more

The Benefits of Dental Implants

There are few things more embarrassing or detrimental to our looks than missing teeth. A gap in our smile seems like a magnet to the eye, causing people to glance or stare at the darkened space in the middle of all that ivory. Traditionally, bridges and dentures would fill that gap, though with some admittedly… read more

Premier dentist in NYC located here

Premier dentist in NYC located here

There was a time when frequent or regular visits to the dentist office were not required. That said, the times and landscape have changed. It is important to regularly seek out dental service. One of the primary reason for visiting the dentist — we recommend at least two visits per year — is because an… read more