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Durability of Dental Implants

Considering Dental Implants at Staten Island Smiles


You have been thinking of changes that you could make to your smile for quite some time. Every time that you look in the mirror, you flash your reflection a grin, and immediately notice your dentures. You have never thought that they look very natural, and have wanted a solution that is more durable, aesthetically pleasing, and that able to stay in place while you eat.

 

Dr. Joseph Mormino can help with dental implants. Dental implants provide patients with a safe and beautiful option to transforming a smile. Through this blog, you will learn more about the durability of dental implants, and find out more information about why you might want to start considering implant dentistry for yourself. Keep reading to learn more!

 

A Permanent, Beautiful Option with Implant Dentistry

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Simple Smile Changes

Transforming Your Smile


With every passing month, you become more and more excited. Only 3 more months until our summer cruise! you exclaim every time you change the page on the calendar. You have been looking forward to this cruise all throughout winter, as the snow seemed more plentiful than ever before, and colder too.

As you begin to daydream about all of the fun you will have in tropical paradise, it dawns on you that you will be taking a ton of pictures. But what about my smile, you mumble as you look in the mirror. You have wanted to transform your smile for a long time, but never found the impetus, until now.

If you have wanted to improve the appearance of your smile, look no further than Dr. Joseph Mormino and Staten Island Smiles. At our dental office, we provide patients with the latest technology, procedures, and services to ensure that the most beautiful results can be attained.


Tooth Bonding and Your Smile

Considering Tooth Bonding


There have always been imperfections in your smile that you wish could just disappear, but you never felt that you could justify spending the money to enhance your smile. Maybe you have had a tooth that has a chip. Maybe one tooth is severely discolored and could greatly benefit from attention. Maybe you have multiple teeth that are in need of repair.

Dr. Joseph Mormino and his team can help with tooth bonding. Tooth bonding allows patients to transform a smile simply and with less cost than traditional cosmetic dentistry. Through this blog, you will learn more about dental bonding and find out how it could be a great solution for you. Keep reading to learn more about this dental procedure!

Tooth Bonding Transforming a Smile

During a dental bonding procedure, Dr. Joseph Mormino uses a tooth-colored resin to help restore teeth that are:

Professional Teeth Whitening

Teeth Whitening and Your Smile


It is a brand new year, and you are ready to hit the ground running to achieve your goals. The day starts out with a trip to the gym and a delicious fruit smoothie, and you are feeling alive and ready to go. Before you head out the door to work, you take one last glance into the mirror. But when you look back at your reflection, you notice that your teeth are not as bright as you thought they were.

This is where Dr. Joseph Mormino can help. At Staten Island Smiles, we offer teeth whitening services that can make a dramatic difference in how you feel about your smile. Through our latest dental technology and services, you can achieve a beautiful, younger looking smile in one quick office visit to our Staten Island clinic. Keep reading Dr. Morminos blog to learn more!

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Technology for Outstanding Results

Considering Cosmetic Dentistry


You have always looked in the mirror at your smile and wished that a few things could be different. Maybe you never liked that one tooth appeared to be a bit crooked. Maybe you hoped that you would never need dentures. Or maybe you wonder why your teeth never appeared to be pearly white, no matter how much you brush and floss.

 

Whatever your reasons for wanting a change to your smile, Staten Island Smiles is here to help. With the latest in cosmetic dentistry technology and procedures, Dr. Joseph Mormino and his team are here to offer you outstanding dental procedures with the cosmetic artistry you have always wanted. Through this blog, you will learn about some of our latest procedures and technology that can help you achieve your dream smile. Keep reading to learn more about Staten Island Smiles cosmetic procedures.

 

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Health News- Preventive Dental Care

Article Title: Many Americans Dont Receive Preventive Dental Care




Article Source: http://www.webmd.com/oral-health/news/20131218/many-americans-dont-receive-preventive-dental-care-survey



Article Review:

Through this health news article, preventive dental care access is discussed. A study reported that in 2008, between 23 to 43 percent of Americans did not receive preventive dental care. In addition, from the study, it was found that smokers are less likely to seek preventive dental care.

 

This information is important because it illustrates that many Americans are not getting the necessary preventative dental care that they need to ensure that tooth decay and periodontal disease are kept at


The Effects of Mercury

Mercury and Your Health


It used to be that all fillings were done with a combination of metals. A dentist would place the filling and a patient would go on his/her way, not thinking about any ramifications. However, more and more debates have opened surrounding the safety of mercury in amalgams, and the effects that this mercury can have on the body.

Through this blog, Dr. Joseph Mormino will discuss the effects of mercury and traditional amalgams. Keep reading Dr. Morminos blog to learn more about mercury and what we do Staten Island Smiles to keep all of our patients safe and healthy.

All About Mercury and Your Smile

The debate about the safety of mercury in amalgams has reached the world-wide stage. While the American Dental association maintains that a dental amalgam is a safe material to fill cavities, many other countries have either banned or strongly discouraged the u


Health News Article- Poor Oral Hygiene Tied to Cancer-Linked Virus

Article Title: Poor Oral Hygiene Tied to Cancer-Linked Virus, Study Finds


Article Source: http://www.webmd.com/oral-health/news/20130821/poor-oral-hygiene-tied-to-cancer-linked-virus-study-finds

Article Review:

This health news article follows a study, which suggests that individuals who have teeth and gums in poor condition may be at higher risk for an oral virus, Human Papillomavirus (HPV), that leads to throat and mouth cancers. While the results of the study do not indicate that diseased teeth and gums cause HPV infections, a correlation has been found.

 

One of the researchers in the study, Christine Markham, stated that her team accounted for other additional factors such as smoking in the study to find other possible links to HPV.


A Durable, Beautiful Smile

Combining Aesthetics and Functionality


You have had the same routine for as long as you can remember. Every morning, your alarm blares at 6:15 a.m. and summons you to start the day. You head to shower, get dressed, and eat your breakfast complete with an English muffin and strong coffee. Before you leave the house for work, you take one last glance in the mirror and smile.

I wish there was a way to replace this tooth, you mumble with a sigh. It is the same tooth that you have had a crown on for years. It never has looked natural to you, and you always wish for an option to alter its appearance.

With Dr. Joseph Mormino, Staten Islands first choice for Dental Implants, you do not have to wait any longer to have the smile that you have always wanted. Not only can you have beautiful teeth, but also they will look and feel natural with the help of dental implants. Through this blog, you will lea


Health News Article- Common Dental Issues

Article Title: 10 Common Dental Problems and How to Avoid Them


Article Source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/03/14/dental-problems-common_n_834935.html?utm_hp_ref=dental-health#s252884&title=Gum_Disease

Article Review:

Through this health news article, common dental problems are discussed that affect many of our patients. Some of the most common dental problems include:

  • Bad Breath- halitosis or bad breath is usually caused by layers of bacteria on the tongue. These bacteria can lead to a foul-smelling odor.



  • Gum Disease- bad oral hygiene, smoking, and genetic susceptibility can lead to gum disease, and the disease can place individuals at greater risk for h