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Your Treatment Options When It Comes to Replacing Your Missing Teeth

If you have missing teeth, your smile is at risk for many dental problems, including misaligned teeth and more. You also most likely disapprove of your smile’s appearance and you most likely suffer from a lower self-esteem. Our dentist, Dr. Matthew Scaffa, encourages you to replace your missing teeth as soon as possible. Fortunately, there are many treatments available to... read more »

Tips on Protecting Your Holiday Smile

Are you interested in having a top-notch holiday smile? If so, then our dentist, Dr. Matthew Scaffa, has some helpful tips for you! Unfortunately, there are many things that can harm your smile and even alter your oral health, which is why it’s important to protect your smile in all you do. The tips our dentist would like to share... read more »

The Reasons Why You Should Clean Your Smile

Do you think brushing, flossing, rinsing, and visiting your dentist, Dr. Matthew Scaffa, is a waste of time? Or do you wonder why you need to do these things in the first place? If so, our dental team is here to tell you that oral hygiene isn’t a waste of time and it’s quite important for a top-notch oral health.... read more »

It’s Time to Treat the Causes of Your Dry Mouth

If you have dry mouth, it’s time to do something about it. Dry mouth is a health issue that can result in serious dental problems. It’s also known as xerostomia and it involves the decrease in saliva production. This is dangerous for your smile because saliva frequently washes bacteria and other harmful substances away from the mouth. So, without it,... read more »

Are There Phone Applications that Can Help My Child and Their Smile?

If you ever have a hard time motivating your child to care for their smile, then our dentist, Dr. Matthew Scaffa, might have a technique you probably haven’t thought of: use applications. Fortunately, there are many smartphone and tablet applications that can help your child enjoy cleaning their smile and can also help your child learn more about their teeth... read more »

The Winter Sports that Pose a Threat to Your Smile

Did you know there are many winter sports and activities that can damage your smile and create an oral injury if you’re not careful? Well, it’s true. This is why your dentist, Dr. Matthew Scaffa, encourages you to protect your smile with a mouthguard in Staten Island, New York, if there’s a chance of injury. Some of the most common... read more »

The Answers to Root Canal FAQs

Are you about to receive root canal therapy? If so, our Dental Art Concepts PLLC team is more than happy to give you the details you need to wash your nerves away and help you feel more comfortable in the dental chair. Dr. Matthew Scaffa and our team believe that the more you know about this treatment, the better off... read more »