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Greater New York Dental Meeting 2019

ProHEALTH Dental is the leading dental group in the New York Metropolitan area, with locations expanding to New Jersey. We are not a dental service organization but instead partner with clinical affiliates and we build practices through acquisitions, mergers and denovo developments. Our medical/dental model offers coordinated care for optimal oral health and overall [...]

By | November 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Greater New York Dental Meeting 2019

Your Healthy Mouth and Vaping

Laughing, smiling, eating, drinking, talking– are some of the most enjoyable things in life. Together they give us a reason to take the best possible care for our teeth and gums in order to achieve and maintain a healthy mouth. Most know that brushing twice a day with a fluoride toothpaste, flossing once per day, [...]

By | September 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Your Healthy Mouth and Vaping

WCBS News Radio 880 – The Importance of Oral Care in Children

Dr. David Alexander is our newly appointed Director of Clinical Integration. Dr. Alexander is a specialist in Dental Public Health and Community Dentistry having undergone advanced education at the University of London (UK) and National Institute of Dental and Cranio-facial Research (USA) after his initial dental studies. Dr. Alexander sits down with Pat Farnack of [...]

By | August 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on WCBS News Radio 880 – The Importance of Oral Care in Children

ProHEALTH Reaffirms and Extends Its Clinical Affiliation with ProHEALTH Dental

Lake Success, NY – August 19, 2019 - ProHEALTH Care Associates, LLP, the premiere medical practice on Long Island with over 1000 physicians who provide a full range of primary care and specialty services at over 300 locations has extended and expanded its Clinical Affiliation Agreement with ProHEALTH Dental to address the oral health needs [...]

By | August 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on ProHEALTH Reaffirms and Extends Its Clinical Affiliation with ProHEALTH Dental

ProHEALTH Dental Expands to Westchester Through Clinical Affiliation with Westmed Medical Group

First Location to Open at the Ridge Hill Mall in Yonkers Westchester, NY – August, 13, 2019 - ProHEALTH Dental is expanding its medical/dental integration model through a Clinical Affiliation Agreement with Westmed Medical Group, the premiere medical practice in Westchester County. Westmed has over 500 physicians and advanced care providers addressing the medical needs of [...]

By | August 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on ProHEALTH Dental Expands to Westchester Through Clinical Affiliation with Westmed Medical Group

Diabetes & the Oral Health Connection

How does diabetes affect my oral health? As a person with diabetes you are at a much greater risk of gum disease, which if not treated can result in tooth loss. As many as 95% of people with diabetes have a gum disease known as periodontal disease or periodontitis. The more common symptoms of the [...]

By | July 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Diabetes & the Oral Health Connection

Sports & Athletics – Essential Protection for a Child’s Mouth

What is a mouth guard? A mouth guard also known as a mouth protector, helps reduce injuries to the teeth, lips, and tongue following a blow to the face during sports or play. A mouth guard is made of soft plastic and designed to cushion the teeth avoiding tooth fracture and cuts or lacerations to [...]

By | June 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Sports & Athletics – Essential Protection for a Child’s Mouth

Lupus & Your Oral Health

Every year, May is observed as Lupus Awareness Month to help bring greater attention to this disease and its impact on the lives of millions. According to the Lupus Foundation of America, Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease that can damage any part of the body. Lupus causes issues in the immune system. Normally our [...]

By | May 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Lupus & Your Oral Health

Something to Chew On: Highlights of Findings from an AARP Oral Health Survey of Older Americans

by Lynda Flowers, Olivia Dean and Teresa Keenan (AARP Blog) Posted on 04/12/2019 Oral health conditions—like untreated cavities, gum disease, and tooth loss—are not inevitable consequences of aging. Access to adequate dental care among older adults can prevent or delay these problems and may lead to overall improvements in health and well-being among seniors. A robust [...]

By | April 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Something to Chew On: Highlights of Findings from an AARP Oral Health Survey of Older Americans

Oral Health During Pregnancy – For You & Your Baby

Taking care of your oral health while pregnant is extremely important for your baby and yourself. Many of your body systems change during pregnancy and these changes can affect your gums and teeth. Similarly, changes in your oral health, especially gum health, may affect your pregnancy. Follow the advice provided by your prenatal care team [...]

By | April 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Oral Health During Pregnancy – For You & Your Baby