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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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3 Steps We Take to Reassure Our Pediatric Patients

Pediatric Dentistry | Monroe Township NJ

The foundation for good oral health is regular and consistent visits to your dentist every six months. Unfortunately, fear and anxiety often keep patients away from the dentist, and many report that their fear stems from a bad experience they had at the dental office during childhood.

Dr. Virdee understands this and makes every effort to give your child a pleasant and positive experience at our office. Here are 3 ways we reassure our pediatric patients.

Starting Early

We recommend that our pediatric patients have their first visit around their first birthday. Starting early helps them feel comfortable coming to our office and seeing the tools and instruments we use. This also gives ...

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What to Expect from Dental Implants

Dental Implants | Monroe Township NJ

All dentistry is an investment in you, so you may be wondering what to expect when you decide on advanced treatment, like dental implants.

At our Monroe Township, NJ dental office, we will explain not only your treatment in full, but also what results you can expect once treatment is complete and how to best care for your dentistry. We invite curious patients to call us with questions because we believe that having all the information possible allows you to make a better choice.

Dental Implant Treatment

When telling patients what to expect with their new dental implants, the answer is easy – dental implants are the closest thing to having your natural ...

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