Blog Articles

Dental Effects of Missing a Tooth

For children, the loss of a baby tooth signifies a rite of passage, rewarded handsomely by the Tooth Fairy in the form of some coins tucked underneath a pillow. For adults, the loss of a tooth doesn’t quite hold the same charm.

Mar 21st, 2019
Oral Hygiene Basics Brooklyn Heights NY

At Creative Dentistry of Brooklyn Heights , we help patients throughout Brooklyn Heights to stay in excellent oral health. With a focus on preventative care, we take the time to get to know each of our patients, creating a plan for lifelong oral health.

Mar 13th, 2019
Receding Gums Symptoms, Causes and Treatments

Gum recession is the process in which the margin of the gum tissue that surrounds the teeth wears away, or pulls back, exposing more of the tooth, or the tooth’s root. When gum recession occurs, “pockets,” or gaps, form between the teeth and gum line,...

Feb 15th, 2019
Preventive Dentistry

What Is Preventive Dentistry? Preventive dentistry is the practice of caring for your teeth to keep them healthy.

Feb 6th, 2019
Dealing with Dental Anxiety

Are you afraid of the dentist? If so, you’re not alone. According to Stats Canada, around 40 percent of the population has a strong fear of the dentist.

Feb 2nd, 2019
Is Sedation Dentistry Right for You

Many people fear dental procedures. They worry about the pain they might feel as well as their vulnerability and potential discomfort. Sedation dentistry can definitely help patients feel more relaxed during dental work, but is it the right choice for you?

Jan 22nd, 2019
Oral Hygiene Basics Brooklyn Heights NY

At Brooklyn Heights CreativeDentistry, we help patients throughout Brooklyn Heights, NY to stay in excellent oral health. With a focus on preventative care, Dr. Matthew L. Bellafiore, DDS takes the time to get to know each of our patients,...

Dec 13th, 2018