Dental philosophy

  • What You Don’t Know About Invisalign Braces

    Invisalign and Invisalign Teen Braces Invisalign braces have entirely transformed the way orthodontic therapy is performed and perceived by others. Many adults and teens alike are choosing Invisalign braces due to the almost invisible appearance of the alignment trays that are worn (“aligners”). Each set of aligners gently moves your teeth into a more appropriate […]

  • Foods That Are Good For Dental Health

    We often talk about the foods that increase a person’s rate for developing tooth decay. Candy, soda, juice or sports drinks may come to mind. But what about foods that decrease a person’s risk for tooth decay? Those exist as well, even if they don’t get as much attention. Many foods naturally help promote healthier […]

  • The Truth About Tooth Whitening

    Your smile is one of the first things that other people notice. Having a smile that is beautiful and bright can make a great first impression, as well as boost your self-confidence. Many patients come into our Westfield, New Jersey dental office asking about how to whiten teeth. With so many products available on the […]

  • Parkview Dental’s Recommended Dental Products Are On Pinterest!

    We will be putting together a list of our reviewed dental products on Pinterest.

  • My Approach to Pain and Anxiety-Free Dentistry

    One of the benefits of modern medicine and technology is that there are now a variety of biological and psychological tools available to dentists to minimize the pain and anxiety that can be associated with dental procedures. At Parkview Dental (www.parkview.me), one of the things I concentrate on, aside from great results, is making dental […]

  • Top Trends in Dentistry and Halloween Tips

    Believe it or not, back-to-school time is here, and while school supplies are often top of mind heading into the new year, preparing yourself and your kids for fall entails more than simply stocking up on pens, pencils and notebooks. Ensuring you and your family are in top shape to embrace fresh fall school and […]

  • My Approach to Modern Pediatric Dentistry

    How do you make children less anxious about going to the dentist? A child’s first visit to the family dentist actually begins at home. Many adults feel anxiety just thinking about a visit to the family dentist due to past negative experiences. However, dentistry, especially pediatric dentistry, has come a long way in the past […]

  • Save 90 A Day!

    Did you know the average person wastes at least 90 glasses of water every day by leaving the tap running while they brush their teeth? That means in the United States alone, we’re pouring 27 billion glasses of clean, drinkable water every day, just brushing our teeth. Add your voice to the growing chorus of […]

  • BPA-Free Sealants

    As a new mother, I have been inundated with BPA-free products from baby bottles to toys, so I know that the concern is real.  While the American Dental Association states that BPA from sealants poses little risk to children (and that the exposure is actually 2-5x less than the estimated daily exposure from food and […]

  • Stop Gum Recession

    Gums can recede for a variety of reasons. When gums no longer cover the root of the tooth the way they were designed to, sensitivity can occur and tooth stability can be compromised. The porous roots of teeth are normally covered by gums, and are especially sensitive to temperature and touch, as the nerve endings […]