call us today! (732) 410-7101


Latex Allergy?

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Got an itchy nose when you are in the dental chair? Have you felt itchy and red on your cheeks when you last visited your dental professional? You might be hypersensitive or have latex allergies. The reactions are most likely from powdered latex gloves. In recent years, latex allergies have become much more predominant in health care provider offices, meaning people must be aware and knowledgeable about how their bodies react to such materials. Latex is derived from the Rubber Tree.Natural rubbe...Read More

Do I Need A Root Canal?

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

A patient came in with a severe tooth ache, and after an examination, it was clear that the tooth was severely broken down. The basic options were to either save the tooth – going through root canal therapy and finishing with a post and crown restoration, or to remove the tooth and restore with a dental implant and crown. "Should I save my tooth, or should I pull it?" she asked. This is the eternal question!Root canal therapy (also known as endodontic therapy) is a procedure of treatment for the...Read More

View All