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At New York City’s periodontist Dr. Kissel’s Manhattan offices, we understand that it can be very embarrassing to be missing a tooth. Your smile, after all, is one of the first things that people notice about you as you walk around the busy streets of Manhattan. And when you’re missing a tooth, especially one in…

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New York City residents who are missing all or most of their teeth have a new solution available to them to help restore their bite. All-on-4 dental implants – in which only 4 dental implants are placed per jaw to support a full arch of teeth – provide all the oral function and aesthetic benefits…

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Many New York City residents who are missing teeth look to teeth implants to give them back their lost oral function and the smile that they love. Teeth implants work by inserting a titanium rod into the jawbone, which acts as a tooth root, then placing a tooth looking crown over the rod to give…

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Are you a New York City resident who is missing all of their teeth, or has so many missing or diseased teeth that your only option is to remove your remaining teeth and have a full mouth restoration? If so, you are likely researching which full mouth restoration option you would like to choose. And…

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If you’re a New York City resident who has lost multiple teeth due to gum disease, you are likely embarrassed by your smile, not to mention frustrated by your lost oral function and inability to eat and chew your favorite foods. And while you may be considering dental bridges as a teeth replacement option, there…

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For many New York City residents who are missing teeth, one of their primary complaints is their inability to chew and eat their favorite foods. After all, when you are missing teeth, it makes it harder for you to eat. While dentures are known to slip and slide while eating, and bridges can break if…

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Are you a Manhattan resident with a missing tooth, or a tooth that needs to be removed because it is infected or diseased? If so, you’re probably considering your tooth replacement options, and wondering why dental implants seem to be the recommended go-to for tooth replacement in Manhattan and beyond. The truth is, there are…

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Many New York City residents who are missing a tooth or multiple teeth know that dental implants can be a solution for them. This popular tooth replacement option provides New York City dental patients with a more pleasing smile and allows them to regain oral function and eat and chew any food they’d like. While…

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Hope you all are well.  I was reviewing past photographs and came upon a patient who was seen for cosmetic crown lengthening prior to veneers.  This patient had a high smile line and was frequently in the public eye.  Clearly these New York City patients require very careful treatment planning and predictable results.  Using traditional…

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Undergoing a tooth extraction — or “having a tooth pulled” — isn’t something that anyone in Manhattan hopes to deal with. However, some experts estimate that over 20 million teeth are extracted every single year in the United States — making a tooth extraction an extremely common procedure. Once all baby teeth are gone and…

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