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The ADA Science Institute finds the data from a recent research study about the safety of certain types of dental floss to be insufficient. Click here to read the full statement!
Dr. Timothy Chase, NY cosmetic dentist, delivers a detailed overview of modern dentistry, oral health, and good home practices we can all benefit from. Click here to listen to the podcast.
According to Dr.Chase, long-term use of activated charcoal toothpaste actually causes irreparable harm to teeth. Our NYC Cosmetic Dentist discusses the damage it can do. Click here to read the full article!
If you're curious about how to whiten teeth naturally, here are eight dentist-approved picks to add to your menu. Our NYC Cosmetic Dentist provides some meals to add to your menu, click here to read the full article!
Activated charcoal found its way into products like pre-brush powders and toothpastes with claims that it acts similarly when used on teeth. Our NYC Cosmetic Dentist will discuss the dangers of Charcoal toothpaste, click here to read the full article!
If you listen to bloggers and other influencers on the internet, they’ll tell you that activated charcoal is said to be a good natural alternative to peroxide for whitening the teeth. Our NYC Cosmetic Dentist will discuss the good and bad associated with Charcoal toothpaste, click here to read the full article!
Dentists once believed that this reduction of contact between staining liquids and your teeth would stop teeth going yellow. But nowadays, the position is different. Our NYC Cosmetic Dentist will discuss the myths and facts about drinking with a straw, click here to read the full article!
Brushing your teeth with activated charcoal is certainly trendy, but it might not be as effective as you think. Our NYC Cosmetic Dentist will discuss the positives and negatives of brushing with activated charcoal, click here to read the full article!
You know you should be flossing, but sometimes it can be really hard to motivate yourself to do it. Our NYC Cosmetic Dentist will answer the most frequently asked questions about water flossing, including whether it removes plaque, if it can be done while you’re wearing braces, and if it hurts like regular floss, click here to read the full article!
Alongside washing your face before bed and eating your daily greens, flossing twice a day is one of those pieces of health advice that you know you’re supposed to be following to a tee. In reality, though? It’s not always happening. Our NYC Cosmetic Dentist shares with wellandgood.com the definitive answer on flossing etiquette, click here to read the full article!
For something as straightforward as oral hygiene, it’s difficult to find a toothpaste that suits your specific needs. From gum care to whitening to fresh breath, GQ’s Best Stuff rounded up the top pastes in each arena. Our NYC Cosmetic Dentist shares with GQ.com the best toothpaste for various situations, click here to read the full article!
Aside from the actual ceremony, one of the biggest concerns for brides and grooms is often making sure they look their best on their wedding day. To make it perfect for your pictures, you may want to consider getting your teeth whitened prior to the ceremony. Our NYC Cosmetic Dentist shares with insideweddings.com the tips on how to have and maintain a whiter and healthier smile, click here to read the full article!
What is that stuff between your teeth, and why does it have to be flossed out in the first place?. Our NYC Cosmetic Dentist shares with refinery29.com the details on Plaque, click here to read the full article!
Your toothbrush can harbor millions of germs picked up from your mouth, the air, and bathroom surfaces. Most cleaning methods can actually compromise or damage the toothbrush and usually aren’t necessary if you store it correctly.Our NYC Cosmetic Dentist shares with Zwivel.com the best tips to keep your toothbrush clean, click here to read the full article!
Maintaining great oral health is about more than just brushing and flossing daily; it is also important to incorporate a healthy diet as well. Your mouth is a cesspool for bacteria fluctuating between an acidic and alkalizing environment depending on the food that you eat.
When it comes to Halloween, not all treats are created equal- certain candies can be completely detrimental to your smile while others are less of a threat. According to Timothy Chase, D.M.D., a practicing partner in SmilesNY, a leading cosmetic dentistry practice in New York City, shares the worst and best Halloween candies to eat.
Are you brushing too often? What kind of toothbrush is best for your teeth? How often should you have dental check-ups? NYC cosmetic dentist, Dr. Timothy Chase, answers these questions and more for HollywoodLife.com. Click here to read the full article and find out if you're making any dental blunders!
Whose smile lights up the room, or the red carpet? Who could use some veneers, and which smile is just right? Our NY Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Timothy Chase, shares with OK! Magazine the best and worst of the red carpet grins. Click here to read the full article.
When do you brush? Is it right after you eat? How about gargling, do you reach for the mouthwash to refresh your breath? Although gargling may seem like a great way to freshen up after eating, you may be doing more harm than help! Our NYC Cosmetic Dentist shares with TotalBeauty.com the best times to floss and gargle, click here to read the full article!
See any discoloration or swelling around the lips? They could be tipping you off to some health issues. Find out what to look for from NYC's own cosmetic dentist, Dr. Timothy Chase. Click here to read the full article and find out if your lips are telling you something!
Whether professional or by DIY method, how you take care of your teeth after is just as important. Dr. Timothy Chase takes you through three tips to make sure that smile stays bright. Click here to read the full article and find out what you need to avoid!
Did you know that the enamel on your teeth is stronger than your bones? Dr. Timothy Chase and other dentists reveal interesting things you might not know about your teeth. Click here to read the full article and learn more about your teeth!
Diet can often be the deciding factor for those pearly whites you dream about. See what foods Dr. Timothy Chase recommends for whiter teeth. Click here to read the full article!
Dr. Timothy Chase takes you through world of cosmetic dentistry, and how it can give you new found confidence next time you take a selfie! Click here to read the full article and about the perfect smile!
Finally! The secrets to keeping your night free from a bad breath disaster! Given by none other than Dr. Timothy Chase of SmilesNY! Click here to read the full article and learn more about bad breath!
Does your smile show its age? Help regain the youth of your smile by using Zoom! Teeth Whitening. With the ability to make your teeth an average of eight shades whiter per treatment, teeth whitening in NYC will instantly take years off your smile. NYC Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Timothy Chase, and SheKnows.com offer more helpful tips to revitalize your appearance! Click here to find out how you can take years off your appearance.
Do you diet for your smile? According to NYC Cosmetic dentist, Dr. Timothy Chase, “Not only does a healthy smile make you look and feel better, but, dental health issues have been linked to systemic problems like heart and kidney issues and low birth weight in babies.” Brushing and flossing may not be enough to keep your smile radiant, eating the right foods and avoiding the wrong ones can help improve your smile! Dr. Chase & PrestigeDuMonde.com give tips on the best foods to whiten your teeth. Click here to read the full article!
Did you know drinking water can help increase your smile's sparkle? You may be missing some simple tips to help improve your smile's appearance. Taking care of your smile not only improves the luster, but also your overall health! NYC Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Timothy Chase, shares 10 tips with LadyLUX.com on practical ways to improve and care for your smile! Click here to read the full article!
Do you wake up with jaw pain, headaches, or chipped enamel on your teeth? You may be experiencing bruxism, also known as teeth grinding, a condition suffered by men, women, and children of all ages. Although bruxism cannot be cured, it can be treated to minimize discomfort and damage to your teeth and jaw. Dr. Timothy Chase discusses the symptoms and treatments for bruxism with Everyday Health magazine. Click here to read the full article!
Dr. Timothy Chase, veteran NYC cosmetic dentist, shares which foods to enjoy and which to avoid for a whiter smile with The Style and Beauty Doctor! Most of us know the teeth staining blunders of coffee, tea, and wine. However, did you know that there are certain foods that actually promote whiter teeth? Check out the full article here, and learn the dos and don'ts of achieving a whiter smile from our expert cosmetic dentist!
Dental impressions in New York have never been so easy thanks to the new 3Shape's TRIOS® digital impressionless scanning system! Cosmetic Dentist in New York City, Dr. Steven Roth, talks to Worldental.org about the revolutionary impressionless system that skips the goop and gagging of traditional dental impressions and instead, uses digital technology to capture 3,000 images of the mouth per second. Additionally, the 3Shape's TRIOS® offers patients a faster office visit and less waiting for their permanent dental restorations. Click here and learn more about how the 3Shape's Trios works and what our expert cosmetic dentist in NYC has to say about it!
April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month! To help spread awareness, our cosmetic dentist in NYC, Dr. Steven Roth, is urging patients to schedule and stay consistent with regular dental check-ups. Recently featured on WorlDental.org, Dr. Roth shares how a routine dental check-up can reveal unusual signs of oral cancer, not visible to the human eye. Check out the full feature article and learn more about the importance of routine dental checkups.
NY Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Timothy Chase, separates fact from fiction in Inspiyr's feature article, "Top Dental Myths De-Bunked!"? Read about the proper way to care for your pearly whites and avoid some of the top dental myths and mistakes! Click here, and learn what you should do to keep a healthy, beautiful smile!
Don’t be stuck with “Zombie Mouth” after Halloween! Sticky treats such as caramel, taffy, and gum taste delightful to taste buds, but teeth frighten of these cavity filled pleasures. Recently featured in USA Today, cosmetic dentist in New York, Dr. Timothy Chase explains some of the scariest treats your mouth fears. According to Dr. Chase, damage to teeth can continue for several weeks following the candy-filled holiday. As kids snack on their favorite sticky treats, the pH balance in the mouth changes, leading to the decay of tooth enamel. Check out the full feature, and see what candies are best to enjoy.
Children look forward to becoming ghouls and ghosts, princesses and fairies, and vampires and superheroes this Halloween, but in addition to the costumes and excitement of the night, most children also look forward to the one thing that parents and dentists dread: candy. The sweet treats your child eats this Halloween put their teeth at risk for developing cavities, but some candy is worse for your oral hygiene than others. In a featured Everyday Health article titled, “Five Halloween Treats that Scare Your Dentist,” Dr. Timothy Chase of SmilesNY lists his top 5 scary Halloween candies to avoid. Children should rinse their mouths after eating and wait 30 minutes before brushing, so the mouth’s pH can return to normal. Learn more tips to avoid cavities this Halloween while still enjoying your trick or treats!
Aligning those pearly whites not only makes your teeth easier to clean and aesthetically beautiful, but they can also be a huge confidence boost. In a featured Daily Beauty article titled, “Kirsten Dunst's Smile Makeover: From Crooked to Confident,” Dr. Chase of SmilesNY discusses the merits of orthodontic treatments such as Invisalign® in NY. One of the first features others notice about you is the smile. With advances in cosmetic dentistry, achieving a brilliant first impression can be subtle and convenient. Invisalign® can align crooked teeth without the hardware! Learn more about Kirsten Dunst's smile makeover by reading the full Daily Beauty article. Click on the magazine!
Cosmalite® in New York City is a temporary smile solution, so you can test drive a new smile. This is a wonderful way to discover if a more permanent smile enhancing solution, such as Porcelain Veneers in NY, is right for you! See Dr. Roth featured in Fashion Maniac and discover the best beauty gifts for your mother this year.
Simple tweaks to your everyday routine can improve the health and appearance of your teeth. Dr. Chase of SmilesNY lets us in on eight helpful tools for better oral hygiene in New York City. In an article by Everyday Health, Dr. Chase comments on the type of toothbrush, toothpaste, floss, whiteners, mouthwash, and other oral health in NY tools that can best whiten and clean your teeth. Soft-bristled toothbrushes, for example, should always be used, and for people who brush too harshly, electric toothbrushes are a helpful investment. Also, waxed floss can better wedge between teeth which are crowded and tightly packed. Choosing between the many options of dental care products can be confusing, but Dr. Chase and the staff at SmilesNY are always available for consultation.
Dr. Steven Roth of SmilesNY, a leading cosmetic and implant dental practice in New York City, has a solution for the #1 turn-off in dating, according to CosmaLite's dating survey. When bad breath, yellow, crooked, or missing teeth, and unattractive teeth are rated as bigger turn-offs while dating than body odor, lack of personality, and an unkempt appearance, having an excellent dentist is more important than ever. At SmilesNY, Dr. Roth offers Cosmalite in NY as a temporary solution to an enhanced smile in only 48 hours. Cosmalite is quick, affordable, virtually pain free, and an excellent way to decide whether a more permanent solution is right for you. Learn more about Cosmalite in NYC by reading more!
Name-brand, over the counter whitening strips in NYC, such as Crest Whitening Strips, are effective in the battle against stained teeth, but because the strips are not individualized for each patient, they may cause sensitivity. Dr. Chase of SmilesNY recommends professional whitening trays for patients who would like to engage in an at-home teeth whitening program in New York but are sensitive to over the counter teeth whitening products. Ask your dentist if professional teeth whitening in NYC is right for you!
Dr. Timothy Chase of SmilesNY comments on the long talked over phenomenon of why the creators of True Blood chose to elongate the vampires’ laterals instead of their bicuspids. Pop culture has a history of playing loose with the anatomy of vampire fang placement, and elongating the laterals does make them more prominent. Perhaps lateral fangs aren't the classic placement, but it certainly makes True Blood vampires appear fiercer!
Dr. Timothy Chase provides Fit and Fab Living with seven easy ways to improve the health and appearance of your smile. Diet and whitening techniques in NYC can help significantly. A healthy, white smile can take ten years off of your appearance! Combining professional treatments and at-home care is the best method of improving and maintaining your white smile in NYC. Learn more healthy teeth tips from Dr. Chase at SmilesNY.
Dr. Chase, partner at SmilesNY, is dedicated to educating people on the importance of possessing a healthy smile, which is essential to overall health and wellness. He talks about some important facts that everyone should know on their quest to a brighter and healthier smile! Read his beneficial tips here!
Dr. Timothy Chase and other dentists to the stars share their top drugstore picks for getting a mega-watt smile. Dr. Chase shares his advice on white strips, dental floss, and mouthwash. Click here to read this story on Today.com!
Dr. Timothy Chase provides Today.com with insight into a common dental issue that may be contributing to your fatigue. Click the link above to read Dr. Chase's take on teeth grinding (bruxism) and how it may affect your day to day life.
Dr. Timothy Chase weighs in with Hollywood Life to discuss TV star Mama June's dramatic makeover and the prevalence of veneers in Hollywood.
Dr. Timothy Chase of SmilesNY speaks with Everyday Health about the condition called Oral Psoriasis and how it can affect not just your mouth, but your overall health. Click the link above to read this story on Everyday Health's website.