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Sleep Apnea and Your Oral Health

What is Sleep Apnea? Sleep Apnea is a medical condition characterized by periods of cessation of breathing throughout the night. Typically, sleep apnea occurs as a result of an obstruction in the flow of oxygen, often due to the size of the tongue and/or jaw. Depending on the type of sleep apnea, the condition may… Read more »

Dentistry Fun Facts

At Park Avenue Dental, not only do we provide you with great dental care, but we also strive to educate our patients. Here are some interesting and surprising facts that our team wanted to share with you!   Fun Facts You Should Know About Your Oral Health With flu season upon us, make sure you… Read more »

Gum Disease and Your Overall Health

There is no denying that we all want to live a long and healthy life. While diet and exercise are two of the most common ways to achieve this goal, maintaining your gum health may be considered the dark horse in this scenario. Experts have established a strong link between gum disease and your overall… Read more »

Teeth Whitening Methods: What’s Your Best Option?

dentist performing teeth whitening

We all want a brighter, whiter smile. As the teeth-whitening market becomes increasingly oversaturated, it can be hard to determine which solution is best for you. New fad products like charcoal toothpastes or at home teeth whitening lights are currently making waves all over the Internet. With so many options to choose from, our dentists… Read more »

What to Do When Your Child Has Tooth Pain

Are your child’s teeth hurting? While tooth pain is relatively normal in children, it can also mean there is a larger issue at hand.  A pediatric dentist should always evaluate any persistent tooth pain, as it can indicate a problem that will only increase in severity if left untreated. Learn more about what to do… Read more »