It has now been 150 years since the first dental license was issued to Sir John Tomes. Staten Island area dental patients should be grateful for the advances made in dentistry during the past 150 years.
There was a time when Staten Island blacksmiths and wig makers would also extract teeth with forceps to make a little extra money. Anyone could call themselves a dentist. Often these untrained people broke the jaws of the person they were trying to help. Ouch!
At Staten Island Dental Care, we celebrate with the dental community and marvel at the many advances made in the history of dentistry, particularly cosmetic dentistry.
One of the modern treatments that has helped countless Staten Island general dentistry patients is invisible braces. This non-visible orthodontic therapy is custom made for each patient. They are transparent and removable and will help you achieve your desired smile in about 3 to 18 months.
I am Dr. Frederick Hecht. My training didn’t end when I graduated from dental school and opened my practice in Staten Island. As a cutting-edge cosmetic dentist, I continually seek training so I can expertly perform the latest procedures. In addition, our practice uses the most advanced dental materials available.
If you are one of the many Staten Island residents who has dreamed of an esthetic improvement to your smile, we invite you to make an appointment with Staten Island Dental Care to discuss a smile makeover. Complete smile transformations are completed as quickly and professionally as possible – sometimes in just one visit!
One of our most sought after treatments at Staten Island Dental Care is sedation dentistry and many Staten Island folks are enjoying a brighter smile because of restorative dentistry.
At Staten Island Dental Care we have been serving the residents of zip code area 10314 since 1976 and would love to provide you and your family with professional, friendly dental care.