Embrace the love with a bright smile this Valentine’s Day

The time to share your appreciation for the people you love is here. Chocolates, flowers, and gifts are a wonderful way to be welcomed, but a bad oral hygiene is not. Woo your loved ones away this Valentine’s Day with a bright, fresh, healthier smile, cared by Staten Island’s Oakwood Dental Arts. Our experienced dentists […]

Make Your Healthy Smile Top Priority This New Year

It’s that time of year again—time to think about setting new goals and resolutions for the upcoming year. While many people like yourself might be focused on saving money, getting married, buying a house or traveling to new places, our dentists at Staten Island’s Oakwood Dental Arts suggest making an effort to improve your oral […]

Save Big This Season by Maximizing Your Dental Benefits

December has finally arrived and the holiday season is in full swing. Crowds are bustling and you have a lot to get done before the year is over. But amidst the shopping, cooking and traveling, time isn’t the only thing that is limited. Your health insurance renewal date is approaching, which means all your unused […]

Digitally Guided Tooth Restoration with CEREC

Staten Island Dentists at Oakwood Dental Arts use new technology to ensure accuracy of dental crowns A rather amazing bit of technology enables one of the most modern treatments available at Oakwood Dental Arts in Staten Island. CEREC stands for Chairside Economical Restoration of Esthetic Ceramics or CEramic REConstruction. Both descriptions refer to computer-aided design […]

Give Thanks for Your Healthy Smile

When family and friends come to the table of plenty this Thanksgiving Day, make sure cavity-causing bacteria don’t make a feast of your holiday dinner, too. Thanksgiving is a time to be grateful for all that you have in life. Family and friends come together and celebrate over a humbling meal. But to the bacteria […]

Favorite Fall Foods Double as Delicious and Dental-Friendly

Autumn brings more than mouth-watering seasonal treats. The Staten Island dentists at Oakwood Dental Arts say that as the remaining months dwindle, patients should take advantage of the abundance of local fall foods available that provide various dental-health benefits. Possibly the most popular fall ingredient, pumpkin is packed with nutrients that are not only great […]

Dentures Offer Many Benefits to Staten Island Patients

Dental professionals at Oakwood Dental Arts in Staten Island say that after tooth loss, there is the potential for remaining teeth to shift out of place, ruining a person’s bite and the structure of the teeth. Under these circumstances, dentures can actually prevent damage to the remaining teeth. Few people realize that dentures can also improve a person’s speech by facilitating […]

Celebrate National Dental Hygiene Month with Oakwood Dental Arts

October is National Dental Hygiene Month (NDHM). This year’s focus for NDHM is on the four components of good oral health practices: brushing teeth, flossing, rinsing with mouthwash and chewing sugar-free gum. Since the creation of their practice, the dentists at Oakwood Dental Arts have aspired to improve both oral and overall wellness in Staten […]

VELscope: Oakwood Dental Arts Uses New Technology to Detect Oral Cancer

It’s a type of cancer that is becoming more commonly seen in young people, yet many are unaware of its prevalence. Oral cancer can be difficult to detect. Without experiencing pain that results in a dental visit or observing visible abnormalities on the tissue in the mouth, one might never know it’s there. It hasn’t […]