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3 Ways Gum Disease Affects Your Quality of Life

Gum Disease Treatment | Monroe Township NJ Dentist

Some people give little thought to their teeth until something goes wrong. Developing pain or a dental condition is often seen as a normal part of life.

It doesn’t have to be that way, however. With proper care and maintenance, you could potentially enjoy dental comfort throughout your lifetime and in doing so, improve your overall quality of life.

3 Ways Gum Disease Affects Your Quality of Life

1) Comfort – Even in gum disease's early stages, called gingivitis, patients report some level of discomfort, according to a recent study featured in the Journal of Periodontal Research. This discomfort increased when patients wear dentures or brush their teeth. When treating gum disease ...

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Flexible Dentistry for All Ages

Flexible Dentistry | Monroe Township NJ

We love it when we can make dentistry easier for the busy families in our Monroe Township, NJ community. By providing general dentistry for patients of all ages, we make getting the care you need easy, convenient, and reliable.

We Change as Your Oral Health Changes

From toddlers to seniors and everyone in between, we adjust the care we provide to meet your changing needs. Did you know that your oral health can change with hormone fluctuations, certain medications, and even with systemic conditions, such as diabetes or heart conditions?

No matter what you need, we tailor our treatment to help you and everyone in your family enjoy optimum oral health.

We Love Treating ...

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3 Reasons Why People Choose a Dental Bridge

Dental Bridges | Monroe Township NJ

Are you considering a dental bridge? Here are some reasons why patients choose them over other options:

Reason #1 – Every Patient Is Different

At Monroe Dental Arts, we believe in providing our patients with options because every patient is different and has different needs. While dental implants may work for one patient, another may not want to wait six months to complete treatment.

Our role is to provide you with all the information and leave the decision making for you.

Reason #2 – Dental Implants May Not Work for Some Patients

Dental implants do provide a great option to replace a missing tooth, but patients who take certain medications, are heavy smokers, or have ...

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A Crown or Bridge – Which Do You Need?

Crown or Bridge | Monroe Township NJ

It is always our goal to provide patients with the precise kind of dentistry that will give them the best oral health possible. So many choices can sometimes lead to confusion for our patients, however. Our Monroe, NJ dental team is here to help! 

When it comes to deciding between a dental crown or bridge, Dr. Har Simran Virdee is here to answer each of your questions and provide a recommendation to give you a comfortable, beautiful smile.

When a Dental Bridge Is Appropriate

A dental bridge replaces a missing tooth. When possible, we use crowns to protect damaged teeth here in our Monroe, NJ dental office. That is because saving your natural ...

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5 Tips for Comfortable Oral Surgery Recovery

5 Tips for Comfortable Oral Surgery Recovery | Monroe Dental Arts

We offer some oral surgery services here in our Monroe, NJ dental office, including dental implant placement, bone grafting, and extractions.

If you have recently had an oral surgery procedure, you may have some questions about what to expect and how to promote healthy recovery. If you have a specific question about surgical aftercare, give us a call because we want to help. Otherwise, here are a few guidelines that will help you recover fast:

1. Don’t smoke cigarettes or drink through a straw.

When you have an extraction, it will begin to heal very quickly. In most cases, a blood clot will form, just like with any wound, scrape, or cut. This ...

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What Are the Most Common Conditions Treated with Orthodontics?

Common Conditions Treated with Orthodontics | Monroe Dental Arts

When patients think of orthodontics, they often consider straightening their teeth as a purely cosmetic procedure. Often, however, misaligned teeth can negatively impact your oral health by causing pain or sensitivity from a misaligned bite, decay because of overlapping teeth, and even difficulty speaking or eating properly. Of course, a straight smile is often more attractive, too!

We are a family practice, but we also offer orthodontics in our Monroe Township, NJ dental office. Here are some of the most common conditions we treat using Invisalign:

Closing gaps between teeth

– Teeth with large gaps can impact how you feel about the way you look and make it difficult to speak properly. ...

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3 Ways We Help Treat Children with Dental Anxiety

3 Ways We Help Treat Children with Dental Anxiety | Monroe Dental Arts

At Monroe Dental Arts, we welcome your children to join our dental family, making it easier and more convenient for parents who want a family dentist for everyone. 

Early childhood dental appointments are an important part of your child’s overall health. Dr. Virdee and our entire team make your child’s visit comfortable so that they can develop a positive attitude toward oral health.

Here Are Three Ways We Help Treat Children with Dental Anxiety

1. We avoid scary language.

Children are particularly sensitive to language when it comes to learning about something new. By speaking to your child confidently and gently and avoiding frightening words like hurt, pain, or shot, we can put your ...

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