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ProHEALTH’S NEW COORDINATED CARE PROGRAM

ProHEALTH Care and ProHEALTH Dental are collaborating to provide top-quality sleep services for patients and employees, so they can get the restful night of sleep that they need. Dr. Lawrence Shulman, Chief of Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine, and Dr. Nojan Bakhtiari, Chief of Dental Sleep Medicine have joined together as the new ProHEALTH Sleep Medicine [...]

By | July 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

THE BENEFITS OF SEEING A PEDIATRIC DENTIST THIS SUMMER

By: Pamela Sands, D.D.S. Both the American Dental Association (ADA) and the American Academy of Pediatrics agree that children should have their first dental visit by age one. Both general dentists and pediatric dentists treat young patients. So, what is the difference? In many ways, general dentists and pediatric dentists can be compared to their [...]

By | July 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DOCS, DENTISTS TEAM IN NEW MEDICAL MODEL

Check out the article posted by the Long Island Business News on May 2, 2018, highlighting our new affiliation with Riverside Medical. We are proud to be partnering with this highly esteemed medical practice. While continuing to educate patients about the importance of oral health as part of overall wellness, we are certain that this [...]

By | May 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

MEET OUR NEW CHIEF OF DENTAL SLEEP MEDICINE!

Hello - My name is Nojan Bakhtiari, and I am the new Chief of Dental Sleep Medicine here at ProHEALTH Dental in Lake Success. My role is to help manage snoring and obstructive sleep apnea with oral appliance therapy (also known as MADs or oral sleep appliances). I am excited to be part of the [...]

By | May 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

HPV / ORAL CANCER FACTS

HPV oral and oropharyngeal cancers are harder to discover than tobacco related cancers because the symptoms are not always obvious to the individual who is developing the disease, or to professionals that are looking for it. They can be very subtle and painless. A dentist or doctor should evaluate any symptoms that you are concerned [...]

By | April 3rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT SEALANTS

Brushing and flossing are the best ways to help prevent cavities. Molars, our back teeth, are often hard to reach and clean. Anatomically, molars have deep grooves and a rough surface. This creates a place for leftover food to stick to, and bacteria to grow. When these bacteria and food particles meet, they produce acids [...]

By | April 3rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

WHY SHOULD PEDIATRICIANS AND PEDIATRIC DENTISTS WORK TOGETHER?

In the past, we have tried to prevent dental caries by maintaining good oral hygiene, using topical and systemic fluorides, and limiting prolonged exposure to sugars in the diet. These are all reasonable and still useful in preventing tooth decay when many teeth have already erupted into the mouth, but the process of tooth decay [...]

By | February 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

WORLD ORAL HEALTH DAY: TIPS FOR A HEALTHY MOUTH

World Oral Health Day is upon us! March 20th is a day to celebrate your oral health. A healthy mouth allows you to speak, smile, eat, drink and can boost social interaction and promote self-esteem. An unhealthy mouth can cause discomfort, pain, disease, and can sometimes lead a lack of self-confidence. Our mouths can often offer us [...]

By | February 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CHECK OUT THE EXCITEMENT FROM LIC FAMILY FUN DAY!

Success! Thank you to everyone who came out to see our new office and meet our dentists, along with the Mount Sinai Pediatricians. We really appreciate you beating the rain to celebrate Children's National Dental Health Month with us last Sunday. We hope that you learned a thing or two about good oral hygiene, all [...]

By | February 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

MEET LIC’S NEW PEDIATRIC DENTIST!

Hello! My name is Abby Brecher and I’m the new Pediatric Dentist at ProHEALTH Dental in Long Island City. My approach to pediatric dentistry is a preventive one; I believe in the importance of education in establishing good oral health and value my responsibility of providing caretakers with the proper tools to allow and reinforce [...]

By | February 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments