Aching Jaw In Staten Island?

Don't Ignore Tooth Pain In Staten Island

Hi. I’m Dr. Frederick Hecht, and today in the Staten Island dentist blog, I want to look at some of the conditions that may result in jaw and tooth pain. Jaw pain may be caused by sinusitis. Sinusitis is the inflammation of the tissues that line your sinuses, and when these tissues are inflamed, the…

Pregnancy And Oral Health In Staten Island

Dental Health and Pregnancy in Staten Island

In today’s Staten Island Dental Care blog we will discuss how pregnancy impacts your dental health. I am Dr. Frederick Hecht and I want all Staten Island area expectant mothers to realize the importance of good oral hygiene during pregnancy. Because of the changes going on in a pregnant woman’s body there are potential dental…

Saliva And Staten Island’s Dental Health

Dental Health Staten Island

Hi. I’m Dr. Frederick Hecht. Welcome to my Staten Island dental blog. Today we’ll be looking at the complexity and importance of your saliva. Though most people in the Staten Island area may think it’s gross, saliva is essential to dental health as well as digestion. Saliva is mostly water, but a small portion of…

Helping Staten Island Love Dental Visits

General Dentistry Staten Island

It’s no secret that most Staten Island people dread going to the dentist. Everyone knows it and despite your best efforts, even your Staten Island area dentist knows it. But when you start visiting your dentist for the latest cosmetic dentistry treatments, you may find that you LOVE going to the dentist! Dentists in Staten…

Keep Teeth Healthy During Pregnancy

Categories: Dental Health
Dental Cleanings During Pregnancy

If you are pregnant, your oral health may be the last thing on your mind. However, many Staten Island women experience an increase in dental problems during pregnancy. This article contains important information for expectant Staten Island mothers and those planning to become pregnant. Dr. Frederick Hecht recommends having a thorough dental cleaning early in…

Sedation Dentistry At Staten Island Dental Care

Categories: Sedation Dentistry
Sleep Dentistry At Staten Island Dental Care

Dental visits can be extremely stressful and for some Staten Island residents, the fear and anxiety associated with a trip to the dentist prevents them from getting the care they need. At Staten Island Dental Care we provide the best oral sedation dentistry available. We will accommodate your needs with minimal, moderate, or deep sedation.…

Stick Out Your Tongue In Staten Island!

Categories: Dental Health
Staten Island oral cancer exams

As health professionals, we know that Staten Island dentists diagnose and treat conditions of the teeth and gums, but we sometimes overlook the importance of the tongue. Have you ever considered all the amazing things your tongue can do? It helps us talk, perceive the texture and flavor of food, chew, and swallow. This strong…