What is Patient-Centered Dental Care?

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A question from the team at The Dental Design Center in White Plains: What is your perception of the patient-dentist relationship? Would you characterize it as one-sided? In other words, the dentist examines the patient’s teeth, chooses the course of treatment, and performs the procedure-while the patient is just a participant? It Starts With The…

Bad Breath Is No Fun

Bad Breath Is No Fun For White Plains Residents

This post from The Dental Design Center in White Plains takes on an unpleasant topic: bad breath. Imagine you are starting a new job and are going to meet with your new boss for the first time. Confidence is key to your success. As you reach out to shake the extended hand your broad confident…

A Dentist’s Indispensable Tool: The X-ray

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At The Dental Design Center in White Plains, providing first rate dental care is much easier when we have thorough information about our patients’ dental health. Pictures are more accurate than written notes. Since they show what’s going on below the surface, they’re worth even more than a thousand words. Along with a thorough visual…

Are You Smiling?

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The importance of brushing and flossing your teeth twice a day is something we emphasize to all of our patients. Along with regular checkups and cleanings at The Dental Design Center in White Plains, it’s the best way to maintain your beautiful smile. A good dental hygiene routine, something you do every single day without…

How Much Do You Know About Gum Disease?

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Gum disease is a leading cause of tooth loss in adult Americans, yet many people are surprisingly under-informed about it. In this blog post from name of practice, we share some basic facts about gum disease. In its earliest and most treatable stage, gum disease is called gingivitis. The more advanced form is called periodontitis.…