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...Huh is skilled in all areas of general dentistry including restorative, cosmetics, implants, endodontics, Invisalign, and pediatrics...

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Questions About Dental Services  We encourage you to contact us whenever you have an interest or concern about dentistry procedures such as porcelain veneers, dental implants, and tooth whitening in Bayside and Manhattan...

Advanced Dental Cosmetics
... Implants Veneers Teeth Whitening

Cosmetic Dentistry
... Implants - A procedure that gives another option for replacing a missing tooth or teeth...

When Teeth are Lost, Bone is Lost
... Dental implants, which function as substitute tooth roots, actually save underlying bone when teeth are lost...

Christie Brinkley's All-American Smile
...” Although dental restorations were not needed to enhance her beautiful natural smile, she did have two dental implants after she fractured two rear molars in a bad helicopter crash while back-country skiing, and she says she is thankful for dental implant technology because it looks and feels so natural...

What Is A Dental Implant?
...In fact, many dentists now refer to dental implants as a person's third set of teeth, and they are the optimal choice for permanently replacing missing adult (permanent) teeth...

Top 5 Advantages of Dental Implants
There's a lot to like about dental implants, today's state-of-the-art tooth-replacement system...

How We Make Dental Implants Match Existing Teeth
Dental implants are replacements for missing teeth...

Four Facts about Bone Grafting for Dental Implants
... One major reason why dental implants work so well as replacements for natural teeth is that they actually become fused to the underlying bone...

Having a Tooth Removed is a 'No-Anxiety' Affair
...This new growth will aid with any future plans for dental implants...

What's the Right Age for Dental Implants?
Maybe you've seen some marketing material for dental implants featuring smiling, silver-haired seniors...

It Could be More Than a Tooth You're Losing
... While the fixed partial denture (FPD), also known as a fixed bridge, has been the restoration of choice for many decades, dental implants may be the better long-term option...

Know What to Expect With Dental Implant Surgery
As dental implants increase in popularity, the surgical procedures to install them are becoming quite commonplace...

Smile Transformation Begins and Ends With Smile Design
...These range from less invasive procedures like whitening, tooth reshaping, cosmetic bonding or porcelain veneers, to more involved restorations like crowns, bridgework or dental implants...

Replacing Missing Back Teeth Is Important - Just Ask Christie Brinkley!
... “I fractured two molars in the back of my mouth and I had to get two dental implants,” Brinkley told the magazine...

Porcelain Veneers Could Change Your Appearance for the Better
...From tooth-colored crowns to life-like dental implants, we can turn an embarrassing smile into one you’re confident to show the world...

New Year, New Smile
...If you are missing teeth — or if you’re wearing dentures that aren’t working the way you’d like — then perhaps we can offer a suggestion: Consider dental implants...

The Material Girl and the True Blood Star Flaunt Distinctive Smiles
... The “perfectly imperfect” smile has become an increasingly popular option for people having veneers, cosmetic bonding, or even dental implants...

Dental Services
... Services we offer include: Bonding, to repair small chips or cracks Crowns & Bridgework, to replace large amounts of lost tooth structure and/or missing teeth Dental Implants, for the longest-lasting tooth replacement available today Fillings, to make your teeth strong and healthy again Oral Cancer Screenings, to detect disease at a curable stage Orthodontic Treatment, to move teeth into the right position Periodontal (Gum) Disease Therapy, to prevent tooth loss Porcelain Veneers, for repairing larger chips and cracks, and reshaping teeth Professional Teeth Cleanings, to maintain good oral health Removable Dentures, to help you smile again Root Canal Treatment, to save an infected tooth Sealants, to protect children's teeth from decay Teeth Whitening, to brighten a faded or discolored smile TMJ/TMD Treatment, for chronic jaw pain Tooth Extractions, when a tooth is hopelessly damaged or decayed   Initial Oral Examination Your initial oral examination includes a visual examination, charting, periodontal probing, diagnosis and treatment recommendations...

Cosmetic Questions to Ask to Get You on the Right Path to a Better Smile
...Some treatments like teeth whitening are relatively inexpensive, while procedures like dental implants or orthodontics are major investments...

A Toothless Tiger?
... Dental implants look, function and “feel” just like natural teeth — and with proper care, they can last a lifetime...

Orthodontics Could be in Your Smile Makeover Plan
When considering “smile makeover” options, it’s easy to focus on whitening, veneers or implants — techniques and materials focused mainly on the teeth and gums...

What you can Expect if You're Undergoing Implant Surgery
If you’re considering different options for tooth replacement, dental implants are likely high on your list...

With Proper Management, Dental Implants can be a Reality for Diabetics
Many people with diabetes are hesitant about getting dental implants because they’re under the impression their chances of failure are greater than for non-diabetics...

New Front Teeth for a Teenaged David Duchovny
...Today, there are two widely used tooth replacement procedures: dental implants and bridgework...

Anchorage Devices Enable Greater Precision During Orthodontic Treatment
...TADs are mini-implants imbedded in the bone to serve as anchorage at strategic locations in the mouth...

A Team Approach to Implants Helps Ensure a Satisfying New Smile
Dental implants are among the most popular tooth replacements with their high success rate, durability and life-like beauty...

Quitting Smoking Decreases Your Risk of Implant Failure
... Taking these steps will greatly increase your chances of being in the vast majority of people who continue to enjoy success with their implants for many years...

Antibiotics Could Help Ensure your Implant Surgery is Successful
If you're considering dental implants to replace one or more missing teeth, you'll need to undergo a minor to moderate surgical procedure (depending on the number of implants) to install them...

Dental Implants Could be Your Best Option to Replace Lost Teeth
...Since their introduction in the 1980s, implants have rapidly become the popular choice for tooth replacement...

Success with Dental Implants Depends on Attention to Detail
Dental implants are all the rage...

Johnny's Teeth Aren't Rotten Any More
...Photos show that he also had missing teeth, which, sources say, he opted to replace with dental implants...

We can Fix a Smile Marred by Absent Front Teeth
...This puts teeth where they should be and also opens space between the canines and central incisors so we can eventually replace the missing teeth with dental implants...

Here are the Facts on the Impact of Metal Allergies on Dental Work
... But don't postpone your implants or other dental work just yet — the threat isn't nearly that ominous...

Be Sure to Have a Dental Exam Before Whitening Your Teeth
... In the same vein, you’ll want to consider whitening carefully if you have dental work like veneers, crowns or implants...

Baseball's Francisco Lindor Shines as "Mr. Smile"
...These include partial and full dentures, bridgework, and dental implants...

Replacing a Back Tooth May Help You Avoid Future Dental Problems
... Implants, though, require a certain amount of bone structure initially to anchor and position properly...

Bone Loss: the Hidden Consequence of Your Missing Teeth
...One restoration, however, can actually help stop bone loss and may even reverse it: dental implants...

Increase Your Implant's Success Chances by Keeping Your Gums Healthy
If you’ve just received a dental implant restoration, congratulations! This proven smile-changer is not only life-like, it’s also durable: more than 95% of implants survive at least 10 years...

Replacing a Tooth or Saving it - Which Should you do?
... Because today’s restorations like dental implants are quite durable and amazingly life-like, it might seem the decision is a no-brainer — just rid your mouth of the troubled tooth and replace it...

What's So Special About Dental Implants?
Probably a day doesn’t go by that you don’t encounter advertising for dental implants...

Temporary Anchorage Devices (TADS)
... Essentially, TADS are small, screw-like dental implants made of a titanium alloy...

Removable Dentures
... Dentures are just one option for replacing missing teeth; some of the others include fixed bridgework and dental implants...

Space Maintainers
...But timing is very important with dental implants — they can't be placed in a growing child...

Ultrasonic Cleanings
... Special tips are also available to clean composite or porcelain tooth restorations, titanium implants, or areas of demineralization (enamel loss) on your teeth...

Bone Grafting
... Dental Implants — In this optimal tooth-replacement system, a small titanium post embedded in the jawbone is attached to a highly realistic dental crown, permanently replacing the missing tooth...

Corrective Jaw (Orthognathic) Surgery
...It's often performed as a routine in-office procedure — for example, to extract impacted wisdom teeth (molars that don't fully protrude through the gums), or to place dental implants in the jaw...

Sinus Surgery
...Sinus surgery makes dental implants, today's state-of-the-art tooth replacement systems, achievable for people who otherwise would not have been able to take advantage of today's best tooth-replacement method...

Missing Teeth
...Dental implants can preserve bone, improve function and enhance psychological well-being...

Osteoporosis & Oral Health
... This may be of particular concern if you are considering certain dental procedures — for example, getting dental implants to replace missing teeth...

Cone Beam CT Imaging
... Dental implants: Detailed CBCT images are used to determine the optimum location for the titanium implants while avoiding nerves, sinuses and areas of low bone density...

Bone Grafting
Replacement teeth supported by dental implants function so well and last so long because, like natural teeth, they are securely anchored in the jawbone for maximum support...

Dental Implants FAQs
What are dental implants...

Fixed Dentures
If you have lost an entire arch of teeth (top and/or bottom), or are soon to have your remaining teeth removed because they are too unhealthy to save, you may be able to replace them with fixed dentures supported by dental implants...

Hidden Consequences of Losing Teeth
... Now here's the good news: Dental implants — the state-of-the-art tooth-replacement method preferred by dentists — can prevent all this...

Top Reasons to Choose Dental Implants
...Two, four or more implants can be used to support multiple crowns, or even an entire arch of upper or lower replacement teeth...

Root Canal Surgery (Apicoectomy)
... While there are excellent methods of tooth replacement (such as dental implants), these involve further and more complex treatments, and they can be costly...

Root Canal Treatment
...These include unwanted tooth migration or shifting, which can lead to difficulties in chewing; the need for bridgework or dental implants, which may be costly and complicated; and even the eventual loss of bone structure from the area of the missing tooth...

Cosmetic & General Dentistry
...From powerful, professional whitening treatments to amazingly realistic porcelain veneers to state-of-the-art dental implants, there's a wide range of exciting possibilities...

Implant Dentistry
Of all the ways modern dentistry has to replace missing teeth, dental implants are by far the best...

Oral Surgery
... Dental Implants...

Periodontal Therapy
... Dental Implants...

Technology
... Dental Implants...

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