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Posted on Monday, September 28, 2015 at 3:16 PM
Hosting our 7th annual Dentistry From the Heart event on Saturday, April 18th 8-4pm. FREE dental visit for anyone ages 3 and up-call to enroll 518-758-7179-Children choose 1 service from-cleaning, exam, filling, simple extraction, or athletic mouth guard. Adults receive Free Oral Cancer screening AND choose 1 service from- a second opinion, or Consultation for Invisalign, Sleep Apnea Oral Appliance, Implants, dentures, and periodontal treatment...
Posted on Monday, September 28, 2015 at 3:14 PM
Bright Summer Smiles Help Transition To Fall If you're among those that feel like summer just goes by too fast, you're not alone. Despite the fact that the calendar shows there is still quite a bit of time left until fall officially arrives, like many people, the beginning of school or the arrival of labor day is a signal that summer has drawn to a close and fall is here…
Posted on Monday, September 28, 2015 at 3:13 PM
So, you just got your braces on, and you're wondering why you should continue visiting Dr. Starkman since you're seeing the Orthodontist every other month. Patients often ask us if they should continue to schedule their regular cleanings while in orthodontic treatment. In short, the answer is yes. Today, we thought we would share a few reasons why it's crucial to keep up with your regular visits with Dr. Starkman…
Posted on Monday, September 28, 2015 at 3:11 PM
The fact is most of us aren't born with a red carpet smile. That's where Dr. Starkman and his team at Kinderhook Family and Cosmetic Dentistry can help. Although most people know that orthodontic treatment helps make your teeth stay strong, healthy and become perfectly-aligned, they are often turned away by the prospect of having to wear unsightly and uncomfortable braces for an extended period of time. Did you know…
Posted on Monday, September 28, 2015 at 3:04 PM
Also known as onchophagia, the habit of nail biting is one of the so-called nervous habits that can be triggered by stress, excitement, or boredom. Approximately half of all kids between the ages of ten and 18 have been nail biters at one time or another. Experts say that about 30 percent of children and 15 percent of adults are nail biters, however most people stop chewing their nails by…