You can have a luminous smile through cosmetic dentistry at South Shore Dental Care in Massapequa. Erase years of stains, chips or gaps. Dr. Dory Stutman and Dr. Khalida Stutman possess advanced aesthetic expertise, rendering smiles that not only are healthy but which reflect the real you. (more…)
South Shore Dental Care Blog
November 25, 2016
November 6, 2016
The National Cancer Institute advises regular oral cancer screenings. Drs. Dory and Khalida Stutman, dentists at South Shore Dental Care in Massapequa, wholeheartedly agree. Why is this simple and painless evaluation important? The facts are these: oral cancer can be deadly, but caught early, it is treatable for 80 to 90 percent of those diagnosed. Your dentist plays a significant role in keeping your mouth healthy and in spotting serious problems before they threaten your well-being. (more…)
October 16, 2016
When you live with crooked teeth it takes a toll on your confidence, however the thought of wearing bulky metal brackets and wires may not be any more appealing. What if you could straighten your teeth without anyone ever noticing? It’s possible! Invisalign may be the solution for you and Drs. Stutman can help. Here’s more about the benefits of Invisalign in Massapequa.
October 6, 2016
Fall and winter are approaching, and so is the end of the year. This is the time when many insurance plans wrap up and your benefits renew with the calendar year. This is a great time to reassess your dental benefits and ensure that you’ve maximized them for the year, especially if you have dental treatment that still needs to be done. If you don’t utilize your dental maximum, you’ll lose those dollars. If you’re not sure how much of your benefit you have left, your South Shore Dental team is here to help you utilize end of the year benefits from your Metlife dentist in Massapequa.
September 29, 2016
You tend to get a lot of work done on your commute. The lazy traffic gives you time to plan the rest of your day, your weekend, or maybe even come up with your shopping list. A quick look in the rear-view mirror as you merge breaks up your flow though. One of your teeth seems to have a dark spot on it. You run your tongue over it and there definitely is something there. You roll your eyes and start planning when you can visit the dentist. This is just another thing you have to do; it’d be so much easier if you didn’t have to mess with it. You wish you could have just stopped this before it started, but what should you have done differently? A Massapequa dentist has tips on how you can prevent tooth decay in the future. (more…)
September 12, 2016
Some people wonder, “Do I really need to see the dentist twice a year?” They say just brushing and flossing should be enough. Massapequa dentists, Drs. Dory and Khalida Stutman, maintain that good dental health needs periodic maintenance. So, they prevent problems with dental treatments that ensure teeth and gums are healthy and strong. Learn here about semi-annual exams and cleanings.
August 29, 2016
Dental veneers are among the most common cosmetic dental procedures performed because it involves a minimally invasive treatment that produces drastic results. Thanks to advancements in dentistry, veneers are now more durable than ever to offer a long-term solution to improve the appearance of your smile. However, veneers are still subject to damage and can become chipped or cracked. As a Massapequa cosmetic dentist, we want to see your veneers last as long as possible. However, we understand that they may become damaged. Should your veneer become damaged, we can replace your veneer to restore your beautiful smile.
August 20, 2016
Some foods are so obviously bad for your teeth that they hardly need mentioning. Other foods may be good for your overall health, but not so good for your oral health. There are still other foods that you may have thought were not necessarily bad or good for your teeth. To set the record straight, Massapequa dentist Dr. Dory Stutman or Dr. Khalida Stutman want to take this opportunity to lists the foods you should try to avoid and why.
August 10, 2016
What does your dream smile look like? If you can imagine it, Dr. Dory Stutman can create it with the finest of cosmetic dentistry services at South Shore Dental Care in Massapequa. Chipped teeth? A stained smile? Crooked bite? Your Massapequa cosmetic dentist remakes them all with the latest in dental techniques and true artistry as well. (more…)
June 30, 2016
For many people, the thought of going to the dentist strikes fear in their hearts. Dr. Stutman, your Massapequa sedation dentist wants you to know you’re not alone! At South Shore Dental Care, we help patients relax and feel at ease about their dental care through sedation. Whether you just need to “take the edge off,” or you’d like to completely sleep through your dental procedures, we’ve got you covered. Here’s some more information about some of our dental sedation options.