Preventative dentistry is key to maintaining a healthy smile, and helps avoid problems ranging from cavities to gum disease. In addition to regular dentist visits, there is a lot that can be done at home to protect your teeth. If you continuously follow proper oral hygiene habits from a young age, you can keep your […]
No two teen mouths are the same. That’s why Invisalign is constantly advancing the technology in their clear aligners so your teen can have a customized teeth straightening solution that’s more precise that any other orthodontic treatment.
Your teen’s case begins with our staff taking a scan of their mouth with our intraoral scanner. With this […]
Do you often feel self-conscious about your smile? Chances are, your smile can be altered through cosmetic dentistry! Cosmetic dentistry is a broad spectrum that can fix a variety of issues, and one of Newton Dental Associates’ top specialties.
Discoloration from coffee, tea, red wine and tobacco can accumulate over the years. Teeth whitening treatments such as […]
Dr. Anna Berik, owner of Newton Dental Associates, recently attended the 2017 North America Invisalign Summit in Washington, DC. This summit is an Invisalign premier education event filled with sessions led by peers from leading Invisalign practices, special workshops, and networking opportunities attended by the best Invisalign dentists in the USA and Canada. Dr. Berik […]
The school year is fast approaching, and with the school year comes several occasions for your child to be photographed: first day, picture day, school dances. Your child may feel insecure about their appearance, particularly their smile. A quick solution to raise their self-esteem is teeth whitening. While there are plenty of over-the-counter products available […]
Going to the dentist for regular cleanings and checkups is one of the most important factors of excellent oral health. Checkups can prevent and diagnose cavities, gum disease, root canals and oral cancer, among other ailments and procedures. Going regularly and detecting problems early also prevents conditions from worsening and requiring further intervention.
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Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is caused by obstruction of the upper airway and involves episodes of paused or shallow breathing as you sleep, sometimes going between 20 and 40 seconds without breathing. The disorder has been linked to lower resistance to infection, depression and excessive fatigue, particularly during the day. When left untreated, OSA can […]
Dr. Anna Berik, Boston’s Top Cosmetic Dentist, explains 10 things you should know about Invisalign Teen when deciding on orthodontic treatment for your child.
Invisalign Teen is a virtually undetectable form of orthodontia that forgoes that traditional metal brackets and wires in favor of clear trays custom-fitted for your teeth. The trays go over your teen’s teeth […]
Dr. Anna M. Berik is often asked why crooked teeth are a problem. Malocclusion, or crooked teeth, affects 74% of American adults and can have widespread effects on your health. Because plaque is more difficult to remove on misaligned teeth, your gums can become inflamed, bleeding during routine brushing and flossing. Left untreated, the inflammation […]
The official beginning of summer is right around the corner and so is the rest of wedding season. The first feature someone typically notices, aside from eyes, is a person’s smile. On your wedding day, whether you are walking down the aisle or are waiting at the altar for your significant other, you want to […]