There’s no doubt that dental implants come at a higher cost than other options in tooth replacement. Compared to a traditional denture or fixed bridge, dental implants in Massapequa can cost as much as thousands more. But you know what? They cost that much because they’re worth it. Your dentist uses high quality materials to ensure your tooth replacement looks great, feels comfortable, and functions well for a lifetime to come.
South Shore Dental Care Blog
June 20, 2017
May 28, 2017
Are you tired of feeling self-conscious about your smile due to missing teeth? Are you ready to enjoy your favorite foods again? If so, dental implants in Massapequa are the solution for you. Dental implants are the most preferred form of tooth replacement because they are permanent and offer over a 95% success rate. However, unlike other forms of dental prosthetics, like dentures, it does involve a multi-phased treatment process. As a result, you are sure to have plenty of questions. At South Shore Dental Care, we understand your concerns. We have the information you need about the dental implant procedure.
April 26, 2017
How would it feel to walk into your next client lunch, smile with confidence, and not worry about what to order? When your teeth are crooked, it’s embarrassing and you always worry about what your clients will think of your smile, so instead you choose not to. You also worry about what to eat because your teeth overlap and food tends to get stuck in them. If it’s time to make some changes to your appearance, here are some tips for choosing the right cosmetic dentist in Massapequa.
March 16, 2017
As general dentists, Dr. Dory Stutman and Dr. Khalida Stutman are firstly dedicated to making sure patients have healthy teeth and gums, and a healthy mouth. You need that foundation before any other type of dental treatment can be considered. But once oral health is ensured, then what they really love to do is make smiles more beautiful. As cosmetic a dentist in Massapequa, the Drs. Stutman and their team offer a number of procedures that can take your smile from blah to ooo-la-la!
February 23, 2017
The Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation (DOCS) claims that nearly 30 percent of the population avoids visiting their dentist because of high levels of apprehension. This all-too-common fear of the dentist is known as “dental anxiety” or “dental phobia.” South Shore Dental Care is dedicated to providing a safe, comfortable environment for patients to get the dental care they deserve. It’s important that you find a medical professional that you can trust with your well-being, both mentally and physically. Our sedation dentist in Massapequa Park make it easy to “sleep your way to healthier, more beautiful teeth” by practicing three types of sedation dentistry for painless, relaxing dental treatments. If you’re interested in different types of sedation, you probably have some questions about how it works. (more…)
February 6, 2017
You take great care of your teeth – you brush and floss twice a day, every day. But, with all the coffee you drink, your teeth have turned yellow over the years. The discoloration only draws more attention to the tooth you chipped during a college volleyball game quite a few years back – you’re tired of looking in the mirror and not seeing a smile that doesn’t show who you are. You’re considering cosmetic dental treatments, but aren’t sure what would work best for you. The team at South Shore Dental Care tell you that you’re a good candidate for porcelain veneers in Massapequa. In this post, the dentists explain how this procedure will upgrade your smile.
January 27, 2017
Nothing says “girls’ night out” like a crimson matte red lipstick. Every time you apply that finishing touch to your night out get-up and smile admiringly in the mirror, your confidence is knocked down by the yellow teeth staring back at you. Many factors need to be considered when discussing how your teeth may have become stained over the years. One thing is for sure, Drs. Dory and Khalida Stutman provide all the services you may need for teeth whitening in Massapequa. If you want to reclaim your pearly whites, choose professional teeth whitening at South Shore Dental Care.
January 14, 2017
If your smile is marred by several different cosmetic imperfections, then maybe you should consider porcelain veneers. Made of fine dental porcelain or composite resin material, veneers are strong and durable. But perhaps more importantly they conceal the smile you have and give you the attractive smile you want. Before you decide to get porcelain veneers, Drs. Stutman, your cosmetic dentists in Massapequa, would like to answer some of the most commonly asked questions regarding this cosmetic treatment.
December 28, 2016
Living with a tooth that is failing or missing impacts your life in a number of ways. For example, you may not feel comfortable talking or smiling in front of other people because of your damaged or missing tooth. You also may have trouble chewing the healthy foods you once enjoyed. This impacts both your nutrition and your confidence. Your trusted team at South Shore Dental Care wants you to know that dental implants might be the right solution for you, and here are some of the common FAQs we hear about dental implants in Massapequa.
December 17, 2016
Congratulations! You’ve just gotten porcelain veneers. Now, you have a beautiful new smile and we know that there will soon be a new you who is more confident and outgoing. Those porcelain veneers not only look like natural teeth, they are also susceptible to damage just like natural teeth if they don’t receive proper care. Read on to find out what your Massapequa cosmetic dentist at South Shore Dental Care wants you to do to maintain your veneers and your new smile.