How Do You Measure Dental Success?

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How do you measure “dental success?” A check-up with no cavities? A perfect smile? A crown that looks as natural as the surrounding teeth? It could mean all those things and many more. For a child, dental success could be defined as a childhood free of cavities, learning daily dental hygiene practices, and gaining an…

Dental Questions? The Dental Design Center Has Answers

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Everyone has teeth, and smart dental patients want to take care of their teeth. However, many dental patients in the Scarsdale, Westchester County, and New Castle area need a place where they can review basic principles of dental health and get straightforward information about popular cosmetic dentistry procedures such as teeth whitening and veneers. The…

5 Smile Makeover Questions For White Plains Smiles

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How Much Does A Smile Makeover Cost In White Plains

If you are considering a multi-procedure smile makeover or extensive restorative dental work, here are four considerations:

All At Once Or Over Time?
At The Dental Design Center, our White Plains smile makeover patients can often receive several (or all) procedures in one visit. It all depends on the specific procedures necessary to achieve your perfect smile. Cosmetic dentist Ira Handschuh develops a unique treatment plan for each patient after an extensive consultation and examination.

Is Mouthwash A Must In NYC?

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Is mouthwash necessary in NYC

Many folks in the Scarsdale, Westchester County, and New Castle area wonder if daily mouthwash should be part of their dental routine. Brushing and flossing are the two habits that have the greatest impact on dental health, so if you’re doing these two things, is mouthwash necessary?

Eruption Charts: Not As Scary As They Sound

Categories: Oral Health
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Hello NYC! Thanks for visiting the White Plains dental blog. Today we’re talking about eruption charts and what they are used for.

First, an eruption chart is simply a listing of the different types of teeth in the mouth and when, on average, they come out, or ‘erupt’, from the gums. A primary teeth eruption chart will also tell you when to expect the different teeth to be lost.

Cosmetic Dentistry: Gum Contouring In White Plains

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Cosmetic Dentistry: Gum Contouring In White Plains

If you are a regular visitor to our blog here at The Dental Design Center, you have probably read many articles on cosmetic dentistry procedures. Ira Handschuh is a master of smile makeovers.

Dental bonding, crowns, and porcelain veneers can take care of teeth that are chipped, broken, or misshapen.