The Many Benefits of Porcelain Dental Crowns

There was a time when patients had to sacrifice the beauty of their smiles in order to restore form and function to damaged teeth. In essence, general dentistry treatments such as porcelain dental crowns were exceptionally effective, but they would leave the smile looking conspicuously flawed, usually marked by discoloring metal. Ultimately, that was the price patients had to pay to relieve tooth pain and regain the ability to bite, chew, and …

Dental Care Services for Teens in Bronx

Dental Care Services for Teens in Bronx

When it comes to dental care, teens have unique concerns. By the time patients reach their teenage years, all of their permanent teeth have grown in. It is important to keep these teeth clean and healthy so they will last a lifetime. At Fordham Dental Office, Dr. Nishita Gandhi offer general dentistry services to prevent and identify dental problems. If problems such as cavities or gum disease develop, we offer effective …

Attention Men: Why Are You Avoiding Your Bronx Dentist Visit?

Attention Men: Why Are You Avoiding Your Bronx Dentist Visit?

The benefits of regular dental exams and cleanings are applicable to everyone from women and men to children. Yet, according to research, American women are ⅓ more likely to get preventive dental care than men. At our dental offices in Morris Ave and Fordham Road, Bronx we wanted to know more about our male patients, and even those who we may not yet have the pleasure of knowing, so we explored a few …

10 Ways You’ll Wreck Your Teeth This Christmas

10 Ways You’ll Wreck Your Teeth This Christmas

With the festive countdown now in full swing, your oral health may be fairly far down on your Christmas to-do list. However, according to Dr. Nishita Gandhi at Fordham Dental Office, Bronx, there are some very common ways you could unknowingly damage your pearly whites over the festive period. “No one is going to spoil your fun or tell you off for a little overindulgence this Christmas,” says Dr. Gandhi, …

Common Dental Questions a Hygienist Hears at Fordham Dental Office, Bronx

Common Dental Questions a Hygienist Hears at Fordham Dental Office, Bronx

If you’ve ever wondered what type of toothpaste to use or why your gums itch, you’re not alone. Many of the patients we see have similar questions about their dental health. These questions are great and we’d like to share some of them with you so you can be better informed about your overall oral health too! Why Do My Gums Bleed or Itch? Bleeding or itchy gums may result from …

Top 5 Reasons You Are Experiencing Tooth Sensitivity

Top 5 Reasons You Are Experiencing Tooth Sensitivity

Do you ever experience sharp pain, almost like a lightning bolt hit your tooth, when drinking a cold beverage, eating ice cream, or when breathing in cold air? Maybe sweet, sour, or hot food and beverages cause discomfort? Or even brushing and flossing gives you a zinger? If any of these sound familiar to you, you aren’t alone. It is estimated that 57% of people experience tooth sensitivity. So what …

Top 8 Ways To Have Fresh Breath All The Time

Top 8 Ways To Have Fresh Breath All The Time

We’ve all been in situations where the status of our breath comes into question — the impending first kiss, a talk with friends after garlic-y food, while whispering to coworkers in the hallway. These moments leave us all covering our mouths and laughing into our hands. But mostly, they leave us wondering how to get fresher breath. Maybe you had an onion bagel for breakfast, or a particularly pungent cup of …

Top 5 Reasons A Dental Implant Can Make You Happy With Your Smile

Top 5 Reasons A Dental Implant Can Make You Happy With Your Smile

Dental problems have been there since times immemorial and people have suffered through different teeth conditions that affect them in various stages of life. Beginning from the childhood where the child suffers from dental caries and cavities and then adolescence when wisdom tooth creates discomfort to adult age during which person finds tooth weakening, tooth falls, infections and decays, there is no escaping for most of us.  However, the refined …

Dental Fears? We got Your Covered

Dental Fears? We got Your Covered

Feelings of anxiety about seeing the dentist is something that affects a large majority of people. You may be especially interested in a beautiful smile makeover, or you may want to – once and for all – create a habit in which you stay ahead of dental problems with routine care; and yet, dental fears keep you away from your goals. Dental Fears? Here, we will take a look at …

Why We Consider Our Practice As Best Cosmetic Dental Practice

Why We Consider Our Practice As Best Cosmetic Dental Practice

Fordham Dental Care in Bronx, New York is a full service dental practice specializing in improving the beauty and function of each patient’s teeth so they can smile with complete confidence. While cosmetic dentistry is focused on improving the appearance of the teeth, the procedures additionally correct dental defects such as overbite and underbite and many other structural problems. There are several reasons why our patient consider our practice as …