Author Archives: Dr. David Janash

Your Recovery Timeline After Wisdom Teeth Removal

Wisdom teeth removal is one of the most common types of oral surgery. It involves extracting the third set of molars in an effort to prevent or alleviate impaction or other dental concerns due to lack of jaw space. Wisdom … Continue reading

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Considering an Oral Piercing? Know This First

Piercings may seem like a great way to express yourself or compliment your style, but when piercings involve your mouth, they bring serious risks to your dental health and overall health. Oral piercings can involve lip rings, tongue bars and … Continue reading

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Denture Care

For those that have lost all or most of their natural teeth, dentures can provide a new lease on a beautiful and functional smile. With today’s modern materials and designs, removable dentures are more comfortable and natural-looking than ever before. … Continue reading

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What You Should Know About Today’s Oral Cancer Risk

Did you know that oral cancer affects more people now than any point in history? This can largely be contributed to a recently discovered “new cause” of oral cancer and subsequent different demographic group than what we have seen in … Continue reading

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Are You Unhappy with Your Dentures?

Your dentures serve as your replacement set of teeth – and we know that your teeth play a significant role in your everyday life, your overall health and your self-esteem. It is understandable if you want to set the bar … Continue reading

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Wear Braces? Be on Guard for Gum Disease

If you are wearing traditional braces (or even clear braces that include brackets and wires), you are well on your way to a straighter, more attractive smile. However, you are probably well aware of the inconveniences that orthodontic treatment can … Continue reading

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When Can Veneers Be Used as Instant Orthodontics?

Porcelain veneers are one of the most remarkable solutions in cosmetic dentistry. In fact, they can be considered like magic as they hide all types of smile imperfections in just two easy appointments. Veneers are wafer thin shells of porcelain … Continue reading

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Why Ear Pain Is Commonly Misdiagnosed in Adults

When it comes to adults with ear pain, it is easy to assume that the discomfort is due to an ear infection. However, ear infections are not common in adults. In most adult patients, ear pain is not related to … Continue reading

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Why Dental Health Should Be On Your Back-to-School Radar

Back-to-school season is upon us. As you scurry around to purchase school supplies and new outfits, don’t forget to prepare your child for optimal oral health. Did you know that poor oral health is a leading reason why kids miss … Continue reading

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How Invisalign Can Protect Your Dental Health

When it comes to straightening your teeth with Invisalign, the cosmetic appeal of wearing clear aligners versus metal brackets is certainly one of the most notable advantages. However, its removable design is a benefit that both patients and dentists appreciate. … Continue reading

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