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3 Differences in Today's Dentures

Dentures | Monroe NJ | Monroe Dental Arts

If you are facing dentures, it does not have to mean the end of a beautiful and functional smile. Fortunately, dentures have dramatically improved over the last few decades and now provide patients with greater comfort and dramatically improved esthetics.

Here Are 3 Differences in Today’s Dentures

Today’s dentures are better than ever. Here are some of the ways they have improved.

More Natural Appearance

Denture teeth used to look bog, boxy, and seemed to only come in a too white shade that gave away their wearers. Because most people do not want to advertise that they wear dentures, it is important to make sure they look natural.

When designing dentures, we take a number ...

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How to Help Your Child Cope with Dental Anxiety

Children's Dental Anxiety | Monroe Township NJ | Monroe Dental Arts

Kids are so impressionable and often absorb the fears of their parents. Since very small children have never had an experience at the dentist before, they really don’t know what to expect and therefor what to fear.

As a parent, you naturally want to avoid generating unnecessary fear in your kids. Here are a few ways you can promote a positive attitude about dentistry in your children:

Don’t Say Negative Things about Dentistry

Even if you hate making trips to the dentist, saying things like, “I hate the dentist” teaches your kids that the dentist is something to be feared and disliked. At our office, we ensure that kids have a comfortable experience. ...

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3 Ways to Support Your Kids in Developing Good Oral Hygiene

Children's Dentistry and Hygenie | Monroe Dental Arts

If you are a parent, you naturally want the very best for your child. Helping little ones develop healthy habits can pose a real challenge with everything else competing for their attention.

Here are some ways you can encourage your child to brush and floss regularly so they can enjoy a healthy and beautiful smile – for a lifetime!

3 Ways to Support Your Kids in Developing Good Oral Hygiene

Dr. Simran Virdee is a reputable kids’ dentist here in Monroe Township, NJ and will work with parents to educate and interest kids in their own oral health.

#1 – Start Young

Developing good habits early in their life will mean that when your kids ...

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Why Patients Request a Full or Partial Denture

Full and Partial Dentures | Monroe Town Ship NJ

Often patients want an affordable and reliable solution for multiple missing teeth. Dental implants are a great and stable option, but they will not work for every patient or every budget. In cases where patients need an alternative to dental implants, dentures are often a consideration.

We offer esthetic and comfortable dentures here in our Monroe Township, NJ dental office for patients wishing to complete their smiles and be able to eat the foods they love. Properly created dentures can improve self-confidence and your nutritional options.

Complete (Full) Dentures for Patients with Missing Teeth

If you are facing full mouth extractions or have difficulty with old or ill-fitting dentures, contact Monroe Dental Arts ...

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Do you Need a Root Canal? These Signs Point to Yes

Root Canals | Monroe Township NJ Dentist

Certain dental procedures have a bad reputation; a root canal is usually one of them.

Root canals are actually an incredibly useful procedure that can save your tooth and prevent a dental extraction. Not all tooth pain leads to a root canal appointment, but when combined with some other symptoms, a root canal is often the recommended course of action.

Today’s root canal procedures are more comfortable than in the past because of our knowledge and use of advanced anesthetic techniques. We will never begin working on a tooth until it is completely numb.

Here are some signs and symptoms of an infected nerve that may benefit from root canal therapy:

Swelling and Pain

Inflammation often ...

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5 Steps to Whiter Teeth

Teeth Whitening | Monroe Township NJ

With summer just around the corner, there are weddings, reunions, vacations, and graduations to attend! You may want to consider giving your look a quick boost, and whitening your teeth is a great way to do this.

There are also some helpful things to do at home to keep your dazzling smile bright. Here are 5 steps you can take to achieve whiter teeth.

Use a Whitening Toothpaste

Whitening toothpastes can help give your smile a boost or protect your teeth after they've been brightened professionally. Ask your dentist which whitening toothpaste they recommend for you as not all are created equal.

Avoid Certain Foods and Beverages

There are certain foods and drinks that can ...

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Did You Know That Tooth Decay Is the Most Common Chronic Illness in Kids?

Tooth Decay in Children | Monroe Township NJ

Tooth decay.

We don't often think much about it until our teeth start to hurt, and by that time, the damage has been done, and you'll likely need to have a cavity filled. Did you know that tooth decay is the most common chronic illness in our children? It's true! The Centers for Disease Control and Protection (CDC) has released a report that shows tooth decay is even more common than asthma among our kids. What's even more important to know is that most cases of tooth decay and cavities can be prevented, and here's how:

A Good Home Care Routine

Older kids tend to have questionable habits when it comes to ...

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