Why Should My Child See a Pediatric Dentist?

It may seem simpler to take your child to your own dentist, but there are many immediate and even lifelong benefits of choosing a pediatric dentist. Why should I bring my child to a pediatric dentist? It’s true, most children visit general dentists, but a pediatric dentist is better suited to put children on the … Continued

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Aesthetic Family Dentistry Now Offering Cosmetic Botox

PORT JERVIS, N.Y. (April 12, 2017)— Aesthetic Family Dentistry is excited to announce that Dr. Seth Horn is now certified by The American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE) to administer Botox as a cosmetic treatment for the forehead, bridge of nose, outer eye area, and the area around the upper and lower lips. “Botox is … Continued

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Now Offering Botox - Aesthetic Family Dentistry, Port Jervis

Why You Should Consider Your Dentist for Botox Treatment

Aesthetic Family Dentistry is excited to announce that Dr. Seth Horn is now certified to administer Botox as an addition to the cosmetic procedures already offered. This means now you can get cosmetic Botox treatments right here in our Port Jervis office. The combination of an extensive knowledge of maxillofacial anatomy and experience with precision … Continued

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Dental Implants: Are Your Dentures Ready for an Upgrade?

Traditional dentures and bridges have been the standard in replacing missing teeth for generations, but a new technology emerged in the 1960’s that allowed dentists to create an artificial root for false teeth called a dental implant. Dental implants are artificial roots made of titanium, a metal that allows bone to heal around it, that … Continued

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Folic Acid and Dental Health

Why Folic Acid is Beneficial to Oral Health

Folic Acid is synthetic folate, also known as vitamin B9. Folate is necessary for cell growth and repair. Being a water-soluble vitamin, folate is not stored in the body for long, meaning that it needs to be taken daily (whether through supplement or food) to maintain optimal health. Folic Acid, or folate, helps to prevent … Continued

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5 Steps to a Clean and Healthy Mouth

Good oral hygiene is important to your overall health and well-being. Here are five simple tips for a clean and healthy mouth. Brush 2-3 times daily. Brushing is the foundation of a healthy mouth. When brushing, hold the brush at a 45-degree angle to your gums and gently brush 2-3 teeth at a time. You … Continued

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Nutrition Tips that Benefit Your Dental Health

We all know that there are many benefits to eating healthy, but did you know that your diet can affect your dental health? Here are some useful tips that can help you choose the right foods to optimize your oral health. Tips for Packing The Best School Lunch for your Child’s Dental   Aesthetic Family … Continued

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Diabetes and Periodontal Disease

The link between blood glucose control and gum disease There are 29.1 million people living in the United States who have diabetes. That’s 9.3% of the population. What diabetics might not know is that there can be complications with oral health that are tied to their blood glucose levels. The most prevalent is gum disease, … Continued

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Aesthetic Family Dentistry to send Care Packages to the Troops

PORT JERVIS, N.Y. (October 25, 2016)—In collaboration with Operation Gratitude, Aesthetic Family Dentistry will be organizing a candy buyback to put together care packages for U.S. Troops. Patients are encouraged to bring in their leftover Halloween candy to be exchanged for teeth-friendly treats and prizes. Aesthetic Family Dentistry will be donating toothbrushes to send along … Continued

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