Mita A. Parikh, DMD

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What To Look For In An Orthodontist

Everyone is affected by dental health and hygiene. From regular cleanings and general health to surgeries and braces, dental health is a necessity in our everyday life, imperative to the functions that keep us alive and human. Something like this is not to be taken lightly. Therefore, if you or your loved one has gotten… read more

How Your Dental Health Affects Your Health Overall

Aside from aesthetics and difficulty maintaining proper oral hygiene you overall dental health can also affect you entire bodily health. Other than making it hard to get dates, neglecting your teeth can cause massive amount of bacteria to build up and negatively impact the rest of your body. This buildup of bacteria leads to inflammation… read more

How New York Teens Keep Their Confidence With Braces

You’ve heard the horror stories of your friends or family not smiling for basically however long they had their braces on. School photos where they look like they may not have any teeth and a shattered confidence until the day comes where those braces finally come off. Well that is not always the case. As… read more

3 Reasons Your Dentist Suggests Braces

The number one way patients come to an orthodontists office is through suggestion by their dentist. After all, this person has probably been looking in your mouth for years now and knows what they are talking about. Some patients that come to us are surprised but the suggestion, especially adults that maybe thought thy were… read more

5 Tips for Fresh Breath on Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, everyone is excited for a day of romance and chocolates. However, before you get ahead of yourself, here are a few tips to keep your breath fresh and teeth healthy for this kissing holiday.

5 Questions to Ask Your Orthodontist about Invisalign

With Invisalign growing in popularity, the number of questions about these invisible braces have also increased. Thankfully, we’ve taken the time to answer some of your most asked questions.

7 Bad Dental Habits You Should Be Avoiding

You regularly brush and floss your teeth and make sure to visit your dentist twice a year. That’s great! However, before you begin celebrating, there are a few bad habits that could be putting your pearly whites in danger.

Easing Your Teen’s Dental Anxiety

Does your teenager get nervous at the mere mention of a dentist appointment? Is your child worried about their dental treatment? Need to get your frightened teen some Incognito Hidden braces?

Learn How To Maintain A Great Smile Despite Wearing Braces As An Adult!

Being an adult that uses braces can be extremely uncomfortable for some.  In pop culture and real life instances, braces are usually linked to children and teenagers, and are usually seen as something that you deal with before you grow into an adult.  However, this isn’t always the case.  In fact, adults wearing braces is… read more

When Is It Time To Consider Braces

Adults and children alike ask themselves everyday if their teeth are good enough. We know if you spend some time each day (hopefully) in front of the mirror cleaning your teeth you are going to notice the changes as flaws. Maybe it was easier for the kids who had an obvious need for braces, to… read more