What Can Be Treated With Porcelain Veneers?
May. 15 2023
In cosmetic dentistry, porcelain veneers have become an incredibly popular choice for many patients in the Melville, NY, area. This is for a good reason--these restorations play a vital role in completely transforming a person's smile. They are versatile and a natural-looking solution that can disguise a variety of imperfections within the smile. In fact,... read more
Grafting the Bone Before the Placement of a Dental Implant
Apr. 15 2023
Dental implants continue to be a popular solution for patients in the Melville, NY, area with tooth loss. These restorations are made of titanium metal and act as tooth root replacements. They are versatile, being used by patients to replace one, several, or all of the teeth in the smile. However, to be a proper... read more
How Can I Have a Positive Experience at the Dental Office?
Mar. 15 2023
Patients with dental anxiety will often ask Dr. Dean Glasser and his team at Implant and General Dentistry of Long Island about ways to make their appointment a positive experience. In many situations, he may recommend the integration of sedation dentistry into your next visit to ensure you are relaxed and at ease during your... read more
Why Might I Need To Undergo Bone Grafting?
Feb. 14 2023
Drs. Dean and Renee Glasser of Implant and General Dentistry of Long Island in Melville, NY, work with individuals in the community who are in need of restorations such as dental implants. While dental implants are a great way to replace one or more teeth, they do require patients to have sufficient bone in the... read more
Why Might I Choose Dental Implants To Restore My Smile?
Jan. 15 2023
If you're missing one or more teeth, it's important to find a solution that will help restore your smile and keep your remaining teeth healthy. One of the most popular options available today is dental implants – and for a good reason! Dr. Dean Glasser and his team in Melville, NY, can educate you further... read more
What Is the Process of Bone Grafting?
Dec. 15 2022
Dental bone grafting is the process of adding bone material to the jaw in order to offer a solid foundation for dental implants. In cases where the jawbone has deteriorated or is lacking in volume, this procedure can help restore functionality and improve overall oral health. What is used in the bone grafting procedure? Some... read more
Why do I experience pain and discomfort after a dental filling is placed?
Nov. 15 2022
Drs. Dean and Renee Glasser of Implant and General Dentistry of Long Island in Melville, NY, work with patients to help restore their smiles after problems arise. In many cases, areas of decay are treated with fillings. Even though the procedure itself is comfortable, thanks to local anesthetics and sedation, some patients may still deal... read more
Why sufficient bone is needed to place dental implants
Oct. 15 2022
Do you think about dental implants to replace your missing teeth? If so, you need to make sure you are a proper candidate. Dr. Dean Glasser of Implant and General Dentistry of Long Island in Melville, NY, explains the need for enough bone to support implants in the future properly. Why do I need sufficient... read more
How can Dr. Dean Glasser help you prepare for dental implantation?
Sep. 15 2022
Dental implants are a common and highly desirable way to replace one or more missing teeth within the smile. With the help of Drs. Dean and Renee Glasser, many patients can find out that they are appropriate candidates for this solution and can enjoy a more permanent, long-lasting alternative to a dental bridge, complete dentures,... read more
Why bone grafting might be recommended by your dentist
Aug. 15 2022
Bone grafting is one way to rebuild the bone of the jaw. Drs. Dean and Renee Glasser of Melville, NY, may recommend bone grafting procedures to patients who may benefit from them. What is a bone graft? A bone graft is described as a surgical procedure in which new bone material is placed into an... read more