262014Dec

4 Tips For Proper Denture Care

When you first get your new dentures at one of our two Long Island offices (Island Dental Associates in Franklin Square or Shine Dental Associates in Syosset), there are a few things that we recommended you consider. One thing you need to be concerned with is the proper care of your dentures. This is important…

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192014Dec

The Need For Denture Repair

Whether you wear full dentures or partial dentures, you may already know how difficult it can be to use them when they are broken and cracked or they start slipping out of place. Over time, the basic everyday tasks such as biting, chewing, swallowing, and even speaking can become very difficult and somewhat embarrassing. Fortunately,…

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122014Dec

The Denture Wearer’s Guide To Cosmetic Flexible Dentures

For those denture wearers who have been searching for a more comfortable yet functional alternative to the hard prosthetics they are currently wearing, Island Dental Associates in Franklin Square and Shine Dental Associates in Syosset now offer cosmetic flexible dentures. Flexible dentures, or soft dentures as they are often called, are the ideal choice for…

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52014Dec

Mini Dental Implants – The Ideal Solution For Denture Stabilization And Support

Many denture wearers in Long Island are all too familiar with the inconveniences involved with wearing them. Over time, the absence of your natural teeth causes your gums and jawbone to change shape. Eventually, your dentures start sliding or slipping out of place, making it extremely difficult to eat and speak. Needless to say, this…

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142014Nov

Same Day Denture Relines And Repairs

At Island Dental Associates in Franklin Square and Shine Dental Associates in Syosset, we offer a comprehensive line of denture repair services including denture relines. So anytime you have problems with your full or partial dentures we can correct them so that you can get back to your schedule with little or no interruption to…

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72014Nov

What Are The Benefits Of Flexible Dentures?

There are many individuals currently living in Long Island that are denture wearers and are patients at one of our two facilities. Although some of them have been wearing their dentures for quite some time and have had no complaints about them, others feel a certain degree of discomfort. Most dentures have a hard acrylic…

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312014Oct

The Advantages Of Permanent Dentures

Many individuals today are well aware of the problems associated with wearing dentures. This includes the discomfort and irritation they can cause as well as those embarrassing moments when they slide or slip whenever you are eating or speaking. Island Dental Associates and Shine Dental Associates are well aware of these issues and will recommend…

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242014Oct

The 4 Basic Types Of Denture Relines

When you first get full dentures or partial dentures, it takes some adjustment to finally get used to them. During that time, you may experience some discomfort or irritation where your dentures touch the gum tissue and surrounding skin. In some cases, a material known as a “reline” will be applied to that area of…

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172014Oct

A Brand New Smile

Living well and staying healthy seems as though it should be a simple task that follows some basic rules for eating, exercising, and maintaining mood. However, as new trends to promote wellness seem to be discovered every day, it can be difficult to discern what is really best for the body. Since everyone’s goals and…

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