The ADA: Promoting Dental Health Since 1859

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In this post from The Dental Design Center in White Plains, we discuss  the American Dental Association. You have probably seen the ADA emblem on toothpaste and floss—but what else do you know about this dental organization? The ADA’s purpose is to improve the level of public oral health by supporting the dental industry through…

Tell Your Dentist Which Prescription Meds You Are Taking

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It’s standard practice for healthcare providers to find out which medications their patients are taking. At The Dental Design Center in White Plains NY, our patients sometimes wonder why we ask them about prescription medications before their dental treatment. The reason is that some meds, wehter prescription or over-the-counter, can influence oral health or dental…

Your Smile Says Keep Trying!

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This message from The Dental Design Center in White Plains is for anyone who is finding it difficult to improve their dental health. We urge you to keep working at it and assure you that we’re here to help! Keep Trying To Floss Many people are really good about brushing their teeth, but sometimes skip…

5 Ways To Prevent A Cracked Tooth

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Cracked teeth can be painful, unattractive, and pricey to repair. In this post from The Dental Design Center in White Plains, we offer tips to keep your teeth whole and strong. Don’t chew on hard substances. Steer clear of ice, hard candies, hard nuts, popcorn (the kernels can do damage), and even beef jerky. Also…

Get On Top Of Your To-Do List

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Is it time to get your life back in order? Maybe you’ve let certain things slide: things like refilling a prescription, changing your furnace filter, getting your oil changed – or making a dental appointment with The Dental Design Center in White Plains. If you’ve been pushing dental work onto the back burner, maybe it’s…

Regular Cleanings And Heart Health

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Visiting The Dental Design Center in White Plains for a dental checkup and cleaning every six months may  seem inconvenient sometimes, but you may benefit in ways you’d never imagine. A recent study showed that people who had their teeth professionally cleaned at least once every two years were 24 percent less likely to have…