La Croix

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La Croix

Wondering whether your #LaCroix addiction is hurting your pearly whites? Let’s discuss: When it comes to a refreshing drink I’m all about a nice bubbly seltzer-throw a hint of citrus 🍋 in there and it’s true perfection. BUT, what are the consequences? When it comes to daily beverages we need to be cognizant of their

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How to Navigate Through Trauma

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How to Navigate Through Trauma

〰〰〰GSD’s guide to saving your teeth! 〰〰〰 ⚫ If you fall and break your tooth and you found the other piece-HOLD ONTO IT! Keep it hydrated in either a capsule of your own saliva or milk and head to the dentist immediately! Time ⏳ is of the essence in making sure that your tooth gets

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Gum Recession

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Gum Recession

Slight gum recession can make this popsicle season a nightmare 🙀 Here’s why: Enamel (which covers the part of the tooth you see) is the hardest 💪🏼substance in our body, BUT the root is covered by cementum, which is 9 times weaker! When gum tissue recedes back slightly, the cementum is exposed and is now

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Listen to Our Spotify Playlist

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Listen to Our Spotify Playlist

Our newest addition to GSD’s spotify channel! A chill mix of electro, space pop, and mellow grooves. Pour yourself a cold one 💧and listen to it all day! Search Grand Street Dental on https://open.spotify.com/user/grandstreetdental/playlist/2eJbLbFGwVPnfwRmLsaXn5   No Cavities No 😭! Just another one of our favorite curated mixes available to download! Soul-y rock steady with a

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Dental Infections

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Dental Infections

Dental infections are no joke 💣Once a cavity gets too deep it starts a cascade of irreversible symptoms which can lead to a dental abscess. These swellings not only hurt but they can be very dangerous and travel to deeper spaces. If a dental abscess forms you only have two choices of treatment. Root canal

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Nightguard

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Nightguard

“You’re either grinding your teeth or chewing on rocks!”-things I’ve said to a patient 😆 It’s no wonder why teeth, fillings and even porcelain crowns will chip, or even fail because of grinding! Nighttime grinding can have forces upwards of 900 pounds of pressure 💪🏼 Talk to your dentist about making a custom nightguard and

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Teeth Cleaning

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Teeth Cleaning

According to research conducted by the Mayo Clinic, Periodontitis is associated with an increased risk of developing heart disease and that people with chronic gum disease have increased thickness of their neck blood vessels. There is also a strong correlation between diabetes and cardiovascular disease, and evidence that people with diabetes benefit from professional teeth

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Retainers

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Retainers

RETAINERS • every patient asks me how long they need to wear their retainer for after #invisalign. My answer? For life. Teeth always shift, and consistent nightly retention is the absolute best way to keep your alignement…well, aligned!

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White Spots

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White Spots

WHITE SPOTS or hypocalcification areas can now be treated in one visit and without a drill! Starting this December, GSD will be offering ICON treatment to painlessly and beautifully correct these white spot lesions! Call or email to inquire! Repost 📸 by the wonderful

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Tooth Extractions and Implants

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Tooth Extractions and Implants

Hi #williamsburg 👋🏼 Dr. Stephanie Dadoun here Oral Surgeon at GSD. When a tooth is extracted, the procedure leaves a hole where the tooth used to be. If left alone, the area can be initially very sensitive, and can also cause some of the remaining bone to resorb (melt away) over time. This would be

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Eating Habits

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Eating Habits

Make better choices on what you eat, as it directly affects your oral health ✨ Plain and simple, sugar causes dental decay. 👉🏼If you’re getting more cavities during your yearly dental visits take a closer look at your eating habits. Reduce refined sugary treats, dried fruit and sugary drinks.

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Before and After Photos

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Before and After Photos

This was a great case and just in time for her wedding! When worn properly 22+ hours/day clear aligners can achieve amazing results! #invisalign aligned her teeth in under a year. Results don’t lie! #zoomwhitening strikes again! We’re absolutely loving the new Phillips Zoom Whitespeed in-office laser whitening system! Beautiful lift for this awesome patient👏🏼

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