As you age, there will be certain things you are insecure about in your appearance. If you did not adhere to wearing a retainer when you were younger or did not have braces as a child, you may have some crooked teeth that affect your smile and bite. You may have resigned yourself to a […]
Oral cancer is a common and often fatal disease due to late detection. Many people do not realize that oral cancer screenings are a routine part of your biannual checkup and cleaning at your dentist’s office. April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and now is the best time to get screened and learn about symptoms […]
The food you eat can have a huge impact on the health of your teeth. From eating sticky candies like caramels or gum or drinking dark coffee and red wine, there are plenty of opportunities for your teeth to be stained throughout the day. Did you know that certain foods and drinks can cause your […]
World Oral Health Day is celebrated each year on March 20th, but you can take steps each day to make sure your teeth and gums stay healthy. From regular brushing and flossing to visiting your dentist every six months for a dental checkup, keeping your teeth healthy and preventing cavities is fully in your control. […]
As you begin to make preparations for the holiday season, you may start thinking about ways to enhance your appearance before the parties and family gatherings take swing. An efficient way to improve your smile so it looks its best is through Zoom! Teeth Whitening. Teeth whitening will make your teeth appear brighter and can […]
Dr. Robert Javer and the team at Newton Dental Associates was included in Boston Magazine’s Guide to Aging Well in the November issue.
Dr. Javer specializes in periodontistry, working to help patients who are suffering from infections in their gums and soft tissues around the teeth and jawbone. He also performs dental implants to replace damaged […]
When you go in for your dentist may recommend installing a crown over one of your teeth. A crown is a covering placed over a tooth or dental implant, commonly made from metal or porcelain. A crown can help stabilize your tooth and help improve your smile’s appearance. There are several reasons why your dentist […]
Your toothbrush is used at least twice per day, when you brush according to your dentist’s recommended guidelines, and is not built to last forever. As time goes by, the bristles will wear and brush less effectively, leaving your teeth vulnerable to plaque buildup and cavities. If you’re not sure how long you have been […]
Spring is officially here, and wedding season is just around the corner. Whether you are supporting your friend as they walk down the aisle or marrying your loved one, you’ll want your smile to look its best in the photos and videos of the event. You can quickly and easily improve your smile through teeth […]
April is World Oral Cancer Awareness Month. Oral cancer, which affects the mouth and throat, is diagnosed in 132 individuals throughout the country each day and is highly curable if detected early enough. Oral cancer screenings are part of regular dentist visits, making sure your mouth is healthy and finding problems early for treatment.
What are […]