Accordingly, your mouth is the gateway to the rest of your body. What you do to it directly affects the rest of your body. Most people think that the only risk is tooth decay and cavities. That is not the case—poor oral hygiene can expose you to gum infections, weak bones, and even mental and behavioral conditions. It is, therefore, imperative to mind the oral health of you and your family.
What kind of training does a pediatric orthodontist do? Dr. Adam Schulhof, DMD is a pediatric orthodontist with offices in New Jersey and New York and is the founder of The Schulhof Center. Dr. Schulhof attends to patients of all ages, both children and adults. He is a graduate of University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (with honors). He received his specialty education at Columbia University. Let’s take a look at what that means…
We all know that having dental issues teeth is not fun. These orthodontic issues can affect the quality of your smile or even your self-esteem. Besides, the poorly aligned teeth can increase your risk of gum disease, and they can make brushing or flossing a challenge.
Braces kit for school. Wow! It is back to school season already! The summer has flown by and as a parent, you are likely neck-deep in school supplies, backpacks, portable snacks and transportation schedules right about now. There is so much to organize for school survival. Not the least of which is putting together a Braces Kit for School to help your kids, tweens and teens take good care of your investment in their oral health.
How long does Invisalign take? Here we delve into Invisalign time scale and provides patients with a method to achieve a killer smile. A smile without having to have braces. But not every orthodontist is skilled and trained to use the Invisalign technology to straighten your teeth!
Is tooth extraction necessary for braces? Many patients looking into lingual braces are curious about whether tooth extraction will be necessary. The answer to this question depends on your unique teeth and your goals in orthodontic work. Dr. Adam Schulhof is an expert in orthodontic work and can help you to make the right decision.
At The Schulhof Center, we are new New Yorkers, we are born, educated and live in the big apple. We live and breathe the hustle and bustle of the city so good they named it twice. From Battery Park through Manhattan onto Inwood, we are New Yorkers, we are New York.
What to expect when seeing an orthodontist. Many kids and adults need braces and are referred to a specialist called an orthodontist. In fact, over four million people in the United States wear them each year. These appliances can help to straighten crooked teeth or fix a misaligned jaw. It is helpful to know what to expect at each appointment. Knowledge helps to alleviate any fears you may have about the process and procedures.
How to fix my canted smile? Your smile is one of the first things that people tend to notice when they look at you for the very first time. It is the focal point of your face and is something that can create a lasting impression on anyone. However, not all of us were born with perfect teeth, and more often than not, we have teeth that have slight imperfections. These imperfections can cause us to feel self-conscious and want to hide it, even if it is one of our best features. A confident smile is easy to achieve, read on for the details.
Can adults get braces? After visiting the orthodontist and learning about your need for braces, you likely have many questions. In fact, you may have thought that braces were just for children and teenagers. However, people of all ages can benefit from braces. Are braces for adults worth the trouble? In order to answer that question, you must consider a few elements.