Smile–It’s Good for You!

Dr. Neil S. Stearns

Smiling delivers all sorts of benefits. In addition to being good for your health, smiling can also provide social and professional advantages. This might sound ridiculous, but scientists say that smiling is good for you even when you don’t feel…

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Your New Smile Awaits

Dr. Neil S. Stearns

Now that you’ve decided to rejuvenate your smile with dental implants, it’s time to start getting ready for your new smile. Of course, you probably already know that dental implants are a great option because you took the time to…

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Choosing The Right Toothbrush–Power v Manual

Dr. Neil S. Stearns

Power toothbrushes can range in price from about $6 to over $200.  And they get pretty sophisticated as the prices go up.  The more expensive models contain timers, pressure sensors, chargers, travel cases, apps, and more. There’s even a new…

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Cigarettes Can Kill Your Smile

Dr. Neil S. Stearns

In 1965, Congress mandated that tobacco companies must place warning labels on all packages of cigarettes.  So we’ve known that smoking causes health issues for a long time.  And we continue to learn more every day about the negative effects…

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The Advantages of Dental Irrigators

Dr. Neil S. Stearns

Waterpik, the original oral irrigator for your teeth and gums, was invented in 1962.  The term “Waterpik” has since “become a generic term for any device that shoots water into the teeth to clean them.” Thus the name “Waterpik” is…

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What Is Gum Disease?

Dr. Neil S. Stearns

  Gum disease is a serious issue that can drastically damage your health if left untreated.  According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), 47.2% of adults aged 30 and older and 70.1% of adults 65 aged and older suffer…

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National Nutrition Month

Dr. Neil S. Stearns

March is National Nutrition Month, which raises awareness of developing good food choices and increasing your physical activity. Maintaining a healthy diet is essential for having great overall health. And it’s especially beneficial to the condition of your smile. Below…

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Dental Myths

6 Dental Myths Debunked

Dr. Neil S. Stearns

Brushing, flossing and dental checkups are standard for optimal oral care, but did you know that taking care of your teeth offers health benefits that extend beyond the mouth? Here at Stearns Implants in Englewood, New Jersey, we often hear…

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Avoid Staining Your Teeth For 2017

Dr. Neil S. Stearns

Avoid Staining Your Teeth For 2017 Ever look at yourself in the mirror and wonder why your teeth are really yellow? There are many reasons they may look that way. Some of the reasons may include a serious medical condition…

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8 New Year’s Resolutions For A Beautiful Smile

Dr. Neil S. Stearns

There’s a ton of chaos and excitement during the holiday season! Whether it’s preparing for a holiday party, buying gifts for loved ones, or creating a list of new year’s resolutions for 2017, everyone is in happy spirits. The holiday…

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