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Sweet Summertime & Healthy Teeth

School is out and the weather is warming up! It is time to break out the popsicles and swim suits and enjoy fun with your family and friends! While you are enjoying all the summer has to offer, don’t let keeping your teeth healthy slip your mind. Here are a few tips. 1.       Brush your…

To Eat or Not To Eat

How often do you consider the effect that your favorite foods have on your teeth? Did you know that some foods actually promote good oral health? Check out our list, and be more mindful of what foods you choose. Dentist APPROVED Foods!  1.       Dairy- The calcium in dairy products helps to prevent decay. The casein…

Schedule Your Spring Cleaning!

While you may think that regular, bi-annual dental hygiene appointments are unnecessary, they are vital to your health. You do a great job brushing and flossing at home, but it is not enough. If you are skipping out on cleanings, you are skipping out on your health. At your cleaning, your dental hygienist and dentist…

Tips & Tricks: How to Overcome Your Fear of the Dentist

Does the thought of going to the dentist make you feel uneasy? Do you avoid the dentist at all costs until you are in pain? Some people fear the tools, while others do not like having their personal space invaded. Whatever your obstacle is, we are here to help you overcome it so that you…

Flossing 101

We get it….You HATE TO floss. During your cleanings, you promise that you floss regularly. Your mouth says otherwise. You are cheating yourself out of great oral health! Flossing removes hidden plaque and debris between your teeth. When you skip out on the floss, you are missing 35% of your tooth’s surface. Here are a…

New Year Resolution: Healthy Teeth

Another year has come and gone. 2018 is in full swing! With the start of another year, are you contemplating any new year resolutions? Sure- we know the typical ones. You want to eat better and exercise more. You are going to kick all of those bad habits. On the weekends, you are going to…

Zoom! Whitening Special: Discounted to $250

During the month of December, Pearl River Dental will be offering Zoom at the discounted price of $250! Zoom is an in-office whitening process that could whiten your teeth up to 8 shades in just one hour. The process is fairly simple. We create a barrier around your teeth with cotton, so that your gums…

Life Hack: 5 Ways to Use Floss While Cooking

Did you know that there are a number of things you can use dental floss for other than flossing between your teeth? Dental floss can actually be used BEFORE you eat your meal. Of course, you’ll need to grab some non-flavored, unwaxed floss in order to do this the right way because nothing is worse…

Is Zoom! Whitening for You?

There are significant benefits to seeing our dentists for teeth whitening, including the use of the professional Zoom! tooth whitening system. This method is among the most popular whitening systems used by cosmetic dentists to achieve dazzling, long-lasting results. Quick & Easy Treatment The Zoom! system works via the application of a whitening gel to...

Pearl River Dental Welcomes Antoinette Liles, DMD

In August 2017, we at Pearl River Dental group had the joy of welcoming our new dentist, Dr. Antoinette Liles, into our practice. We could not be more thrilled to have Dr. Liles leading our dental team. She is now available to see patients Monday – Friday 7am – 7pm and is even available to…