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WHAT’S HAPPENING AT PROHEALTH DENTAL LIC?

It has been an exciting month here in Long Island City as we transitioned into our brand new office. Our Hunter’s Point Dental patients are nicely situated in their new surroundings right down the block and it has been great meeting many new patients from the community.  If you haven’t already, please stop by and visit [...]

By | December 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

WHY YOU NEED TO WORRY ABOUT ORAL CANCER & WHAT YOU CAN DO TO PREVENT IT

We all like to believe that taking regular visits to the dentist equates to good oral health. However, statistics show only 15%-25% of those who regularly visit their dentist receive an oral cancer screening. Oral cancer can seriously affect your health and should not be ignored. In its earliest stages, oral cancer is virtually undetectable [...]

By | December 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

PROHEALTH DENTAL & MOUNT SINAI ANNOUNCE NEW OFFICE IN LONG ISLAND CITY

ProHEALTH Dental is excited to announce that our new Long Island City office is officially open. The ribbon cutting ceremony was held on November 9, 2017 and marks the beginning of a significant new venture in how we educate the LIC community about oral health and overall wellness. At the grand opening in our brand new state-of-the-art [...]

By | November 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

ORAL HEALTH INITIATIVE: PROHEALTH DENTAL COLLABORATES WITH MOUNT SINAI HEALTH SYSTEM

ProHEALTH Dental is proud to announce a new clinical and academic collaboration with Mount Sinai Health System and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Together we are spearheading an Oral Health Initiative to educate our community about the reality that poor oral health contributes to serious – and often preventable – health conditions [...]

By | September 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DID YOU KNOW: GUM DISEASE CAN BE LINKED TO ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

DID YOU KNOW: Gum Disease Can Be Linked To Alzheimer’s Disease Gum disease has long been linked to potentially deadly conditions like heart disease and diabetes – and, more recently, cancer. Now, new research links Alzheimer’s disease to poor dental health. The Study Comparing brain samples from 10 people who suffered from dementia with 10 [...]

By | September 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

NEW STUDY LINKS GUM DISEASE TO CANCER

The New York Times reported on a new study from the American Association for Cancer Research that closely links gum disease to several different kinds of cancer, especially in older women. The study followed more than 65,000 women over eight years, and concluded that, regardless of whether or not you smoke, if you have gum [...]

By | August 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

ORAL CANCER: THE IMPORTANCE OF EARLY DETECTION

Last March, ProHEALTH Care Associates and ProHEALTH Dental held a joint Health Fair to offer a variety of screenings for the community. Using the latest technology, ProHEALTH Dental provided free oral cancer screenings at our Lake Success office and found that a significant number of those screened had suspicious findings and were referred to our specialists for further evaluation.  As part of our commitment to educating the [...]

By | June 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

WORLD ORAL HEALTH DAY

We had a great event on Monday, March 20th celebrating World Oral Health Day. Across the world, people recognize World Oral Health Day to remind everyone about the connection between a healthy mouth and a healthy body. At our celebration, we didn't just exam mouths, we evaluated participants' whole health. In addition to free oral [...]

By | April 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

SHOULD CAVITIES IN BABY TEETH BE FILLED?

Written by Dr. Monica Tanna, Board Certified Pediatric Dentist Should cavities in baby teeth be filled? Many people believe they can be left alone, but it turns out baby teeth are very important for a long-term healthy smile. Cavities are caused by bacteria, which have been in the mouth and in an acidic environment for [...]

By | January 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

WHAT ARE DENTAL IMPLANTS?

What are Dental Implants? Many people have questions about dental implants, and the difference between implants and other tooth replacement solutions. Dental implants replace a tooth’s roots with artificial posts, providing a base for artificial replacement teeth. Dental implants can replace a single tooth, multiple teeth, or full upper and lower sets. They are very [...]

By | November 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments