Sensitive Teeth: A Common Complaint

Visit Oakwood Dental Arts of Staten Island, NY if pain lasts multiple days or tooth reacts to heat or cold Although tooth sensitivity affects millions of people, a “Yowza!” reaction to a spoon of ice cream might warrant a dental appointment. Oakwood Dental Arts in Staten Island notes that pain symptoms have similarities, and what […]

5 Ways to Fight Tooth Decay This New Year

Have you visited your dentist lately? Make your New Year’s resolution a commitment to your teeth by scheduling regular checkups with your faithful dentist in Staten Island. Dental cleanings are important for maintaining a healthy mouth and beautiful smile, but you also need to do your job in between visits to help prevent tooth decay. […]

Tempted By Holiday Sweets? Ease Up and Brush More

We can’t escape it — the truffles, candy canes and chocolates in the shape of Santa Claus are in front of us at every turn. The holidays are fast approaching, and we have more to worry about than just our waistlines. All these sweet treats can cause cavities, but we’re here to help you stay […]

How Oral Hygiene Affects Your Overall Health

If you’re making time for sweets and neglecting your tooth brush and dental floss, you could be doing more damage than promoting cavities and tooth decay.  As time goes on, more studies are showing that oral bacteria can travel through the bloodstream and cause inflammation in other areas of the body besides the mouth.  This […]

The Importance of Dental Checkups

Does going to the dentist scare you?  Do you only go to the dentist when you are in pain or you feel that something is wrong? Did you know that you are supposed to visit the dentist for a general check-up once every six months?  Many of us don’t visit our dentists as regularly as […]

The Benefits of Teeth Whitening

Are you looking to impress at an important job interview? Do you want to make the best impression at an upcoming party? Do you just want to feel better about the appearance of your smile? If you’re looking for a hassle-free and safe way to whiten your smile, the whitening services at Oakwood Dental Arts […]

Staten Island Invisalign Specialist

Are you embarrassed by spaces in between your teeth or crooked and misshapen teeth?  Do you often find yourself trying to hide your smile when out with friends?  Do you even feel that your imperfect smile is hindering your way of life?  Invisalign invisible braces may be the solution to this prolonged problem.  Oakwood Dental […]