General Dentistry

How to Tell if Your Injury is a Dental Emergency

2019-03-12T23:11:31+00:00March 12th, 2019|General Dentistry|

You may not know that dental enamel is made up of calcium phosphate, and is the hardest material in our bodies. But if you experience an injury or trauma to the face or mouth, you may discover that dental enamel is incredibly strong – until it’s not. Tooth breaks, chips, and fractures do happen. As

Cost of Dental Implants: How can you pay for implants?

2019-01-24T19:49:10+00:00January 24th, 2019|Dental Implants, Family Dentistry, General Dentistry, Restorative Dentistry|

Dental implants are a safe and increasingly popular solution for replacing damaged or missing teeth. If you are interested in undergoing the dental implant procedure, call our Clinton, NJ dental office to schedule an appointment with Dr. Victoria Uryniak or Dr. Carson Ferris-Zeolla. The sooner we can help you find the right dental prosthesis, the

Treatment Alternatives to Root Canals

2019-01-08T19:12:18+00:00December 27th, 2018|Family Dentistry, General Dentistry, Gum Disease, Periodontal Therapy, Periodontial Therapy|

What’s the opposite of politics and religion? Root canal treatment! If there’s one thing every American can agree upon, it’s that no one wants a root canal. If your dentist reports that you need a root canal, what are your alternatives? Drs. Carson Ferris-Zeola and Vicki Uryniak will always, always, always suggest that you choose

What Could Be Causing Your Tooth Pain?

2019-01-03T01:30:49+00:00December 23rd, 2018|General Dentistry|

Does one of your teeth ache a little every now and then? Perhaps you have a serious tooth pain in one or more teeth, or along a portion of your jaw? Whether your pain is subtle or strong, you deserve to receive a proper diagnosis. After reading through the common causes of tooth pain listed

Botox: An Emerging Trend in Dentistry

2019-01-02T18:02:05+00:00December 21st, 2018|BOTOX, Cosmetic Dentistry, General Dentistry|

For many, Botox conjures up images of overly injected Hollywood starlets with unnaturally smooth skin and fixed facial expressions. And because of this, the age-reversing elixir has suffered some serious public backlash over the years. However, with the everchanging landscape of the cosmetic industry, Botox may get be getting a second chance at proving that

What’s causing your toothache?

2018-11-16T04:34:11+00:00November 15th, 2018|General Dentistry, Uncategorized|

Tooth pain can sometimes pop up out of nowhere. Maybe you were halfway through lunch when you bit down and felt shooting pain, or maybe a dull ache has been lingering for a couple days or weeks. When a tooth starts hurting, it’s normal to wonder what’s behind the pain. Don’t postpone a dental visit

What NOT to Do After an Extraction

2018-11-04T20:57:41+00:00November 2nd, 2018|Family Dentistry, General Dentistry|

In regards to dental extraction recovery, sometimes it’s easier to talk about what NOT to do than what you should do. By avoiding a few things during your recovery period, you can promote speedy, comfortable healing. Recovery times vary from person to person. Generally, you can expect a few days but sometimes a patient requires

Busting Myths About Root Canal Treatment

2018-10-24T19:03:21+00:00October 24th, 2018|General Dentistry, Restorative Dentistry, Root Canal|

It’s true: root canals can have quite a reputation. But any dentist in Clinton, NJ, and beyond will tell you this commonly performed procedure is just another step in maintaining a healthy mouth. Separating fact from fiction can be difficult, especially if you are anticipating your first root canal treatment. Debunking common myths surrounding this

Who Might Need a Tooth Crown?

2018-10-10T22:03:33+00:00October 10th, 2018|Cosmetic Dentistry, General Dentistry|

Dental crowns are one of the most versatile treatments in modern dentistry. They can treat a wide range of problems, both cosmetic and health-based. If your dentist has mentioned a dental crown as a possible treatment for a damaged tooth, this post may help you understand what crowns are, how they work, and what you

What Everyone Should Know About Fillings

2018-08-30T04:52:06+00:00August 30th, 2018|General Dentistry|

Do you have fillings in your teeth? If not, you’re in the minority. Approximately 99 percent of all Americans will need at least one filling in their lifetime. In fact, it’s not just adults who have to think about fillings: tooth decay is the most common chronic health problem among American children. Fillings are the