Have your teeth become stained from years of coffee, red wine, and other darkly colored foods? If your teeth discoloration is bothering you in Englewood, NJ then look to Dr. Neil Stearns for Zoom! teeth whitening treatment to freshen up your smile.
If your smile is flawed by cosmetic imperfections like chips, cracks, and whitening-resistant stains, then porcelain veneers could be just for you. These thin porcelain shells are designed to mask these flaws and transform your teeth into a beautiful smile once again.
It’s been a long-time solution that dentists use mercury or silver to fill their patients’ teeth, despite possible health risks. But today we use a revolutionary composite material that is invisible to the eye and makes fillings appear more natural.
Dental bonding is similar to veneers, wherein both treatment can cover cosmetic flaws in your smile. However, while veneers must be molded before placement, dental bonding resin can be applied directly to the tooth and shaped there to ensure that the flaws are hidden. Patients have remarked how natural it feels.
If your tooth is decayed or has become damaged beyond repair, we can fit you with a natural-looking crown to “cap” the tooth and complete your smile.
Are you missing one or more teeth and are seeking a long-term solution to fill the gap in your smile? Discover the advantages of dental implants, a permanent artificial tooth that also restores your oral health.
If you’re missing one whole arch of teeth, Dr. Stearns can craft an implant-supported denture known as “All-on-4,” after the four implant fixtures that the denture is fixed to. Consult with Dr. Stearns to discover if this treatment is right for you.
Got a question about dental implants? We’ve compiled commonly heard questions from patients from Englewood, NJ and beyond and have answered them here for your convenience.
One of the requirements for successful dental implants is a sufficient jawbone foundation. For patients who have jawbone depletion, we offer bone grafting and guided bone regeneration to give your dental implant the best chance for success.
While dental implants are an increasingly popular tooth replacement option, they are now becoming easier and more efficiently placed thanks to advancements in technology. Dr. Stearns utilizes computer-guided implant surgery to ensure that his patients’ implants are placed comfortably, so they look and feel natural.
Oral sedation takes the form of a pill that is swallowed prior to your appointment. It’ll help you to feel relaxed and calm before you even enter our office, alleviating any anxiety you feel and preparing you for your treatment. Discover more about the advantages of this sedation method for you and your smile.
IV sedation is administered intravenously through a vein in the arm. It’s a slightly deeper form of sedation, but does not render the patient unconscious. Instead you will leave the office with no memory of the treatment, making this ideal for patients undergoing extensive treatment or have a fear of the dentist.
Nitrous oxide, also know as laughing gas, is inhaled through the nose and helps the patient or child relax for their procedure. Safe and harmless, nitrous oxide helps patients with minor anxieties to feel calm about their treatment. Ask us about how you can qualify for this treatment.
Have you heard about periodontal disease, but aren’t quite sure what it means? Find out more about this serious oral health condition, and the damage it can do to your teeth and gums.
Arestin® is a revolutionary new treatment for gum disease that contains microspheres of antibiotics to clean the wounded area. It differs from standard antibiotics as it’s applied directly to the diseased area for faster treatment.
Through a series of non-invasive treatments, we can help patients suffering from periodontal disease to restore their oral health and eliminate symptoms. These treatments include root planing and periodontal maintenance.
Dr. Stearns utilizes an advanced SHP laser to perform precise cuts and dental procedures such as teeth whitening, gum contouring, periodontal pockets and more. What’s more the laser system can be operated through an iPod Touch.
When tooth decay reaches the center pulp of a tooth, it causes the sensitive nerves and blood vessels to decay. This decay can lead to pain and possible tooth loss, so a root canal may be recommended to help the area heal.
The best way to ensure that your teeth have a long lifespan is to start with good oral healthcare at home. From parents to their children, no matter what age you are, your teeth can be cared for with a few good habits instilled at home.