Dental Veneers vs. Dental Crowns: Which Is Right for You?
At Smile Design Dental, we offer numerous dental restoration methods for your smile. Our tools and techniques can have a significant impact on the appearance or function of your teeth. Two common methods we use to help our patients are dental veneers and dental crowns. Learn more about each option to get a better idea of which one may be right for you, then call us at 845-670-5423 to make an appointment. What Are Dental Veneers? A dental veneer is a thin layer of porcelain or other materials that is about 1 millimeter thick. It is adhered to the front of your tooth to hide imperfections... Read more >> Holiday Preparation For Your Smile [Infographic]
A holiday can bring about a lot of threats to your smile. We’ve put together some information to help you remember how to prioritize your smile health during feasts, parties, and all of the wonderment that the holiday season can bring. And remember that even if something does happen to your smile over the holiday, we will be here to help you restore your gorgeous grin! Call us at [phone] to schedule an appointment for a check up or cleaning. We can’t wait to see you! Made with Visme Infographic Maker... Read more >> We Can Help You Improve Your Smile For The Holidays
It’s hard to believe, but the holidays are right around the corner! We are ready with excellent cosmetic solutions that can transform your smile in a matter of days. Professional teeth whitening, veneers, and Snap-on smile can all improve your look very quickly. If you’re looking for something more substantial, this is a great time of year to begin Invisalign treatment! Not sure where to begin? Let us help you evaluate your options when you call [phone] to set up a cosmetic consultation. We’re here for you and can’t wait to see you soon. Made with Visme Infographic Maker... Read more >> October is National Dental Hygiene Month
You may not be aware of it, but today marks the beginning of National Dental Hygiene Month. In October, dental professionals work to bring awareness of habits that can help contribute to keeping our mouths healthy and our smiles bright. And everyone wants to have the best smile possible, right? At Smile Design Dental, we’ve worked hard year in and year out to serve our patients’ dental care needs. With this blog post, we want to point out a few ways that you can do your part at home to help keep your smile in great shape. Brush Twice a Day For Two Minutes Your teeth are the only ones... Read more >> Repair Your Smile Now to Get Ready For the Holidays
Fall is nearly upon us, so you know what can’t be far behind? The holiday season! Before you know it, it will be time for holiday parties and get-togethers, and you’ll see friends and family you probably haven’t seen in a while. Now is the perfect time to repair your smile in Newburgh! If you have damaged, worn, or missing teeth, and you’ve been putting off your dental care, pay us a visit soon and we can have your smile back in shape in no time. Dr. Petrosino is a veteran dentist with well over two decades of smile repair experience, so you can rest assured that she can fix your smile no Read more >> Get Ready For School At Our Family Dentist Office
The start of the new school year is just weeks away, which is a great reason for you to schedule a checkup at our family dentist office in Newburgh, NY. As a parent, you know that a good education can do a lot to help your children throughout their lives. Likewise, good oral health can affect their quality of life, too. What you may not realize is that their poor oral health can interfere with a child’s education. The American Dental Association has reported that students across the United States miss 51 million hours of school every year due to dental problems. By getting a dental... Read more >> Are Fillers The Key To A More Beautiful Smile?
There was a time when Botox® treatments conjured thoughts of wrinkle-free faces, “frozen” and devoid of all emotion. But today, the results are so natural-looking that even though many women — and men, too! — receive Botox injections, you’d never be able to tell. And in recent years, doctors and researchers have found that Botox actually has many uses — from relieving migraines to calming muscle spasms. It’s no surprise that everyone’s favorite fillers can now be used to reinvigorate your smile. If you’re looking to erase years from your appearance and enhance your smile while doing it,... Read more >> How to Help Your Kids Drink More Water
This is the time of year that kids love best. They’re out of school and with the hot days and long hours of sunshine, they’re in full play mode. As a parent or caregiver, you naturally want to help your kids enjoy their summer and keep them safe and healthy at the same time. Besides setting limits on their activities and encouraging the right kinds of play, it is also important to make sure your kids drink enough water this summer. Just as kids’ bodies as a whole need enough water to function properly, so do their smiles. Most municipal water supplies contain fluoride, which helps to... Read more >> Start Your Teen’s Orthodontic Treatment This Summer
Perhaps like many of our patient families, you have a teenager who needs orthodontic treatment. Maybe it’s never seemed like just the right time to get them started with it. Or maybe they didn’t want to have to get used to wearing orthodontics while they were in school. Now is a great time to get them started on their treatment! While they’re out of school and not participating in extracurricular activities, their schedule is much more flexible than it will be a few months from now. You can begin their treatment and they will have time to acclimate themselves to it well before they’re... Read more >> 4 Ways to Protect Your Smile This Spring & Summer [blog]
With warmer weather here and summer not far behind, we tend to become more active. Dusting off the winter cobwebs, we will get outside more and take part in more activities. That’s what makes now a perfect time to think about how to protect your smile. The experts at Smile Design Dental are always available if you have a question about smile care. In almost 25 years of dental practice, Dr. Petrosino has helped many Newburgh-area residents enjoy healthier, more beautiful smiles. And she can do the same for you. Call us today at to schedule your dental visit. You’ll be glad you did! Below,... Read more >>