A Tooth Lost to a Severe Cavity Might Be Replaced by a Dental Implant

Individuals who struggle to maintain good oral hygiene habits can be susceptible to oral health problems including increased risk of tooth decay and periodontal disease. People who also have a bad habit of putting off their routine dental exam and cleaning can also be increasingly prone to suffering the loss of one or more teeth to severe tooth decay. In... read more »

A Tooth Lost to a Severe Dental Trauma Might Need a Bridge Restoration

Severe athletic injuries and traffic accidents can sometimes affect the mouth causing severe dental trauma. In some of these cases sufficient force is applied to a tooth to completely knock it out of its socket. If the tooth severely fractured at the gumline, or it was too compromised to be installed back into the periodontal tissues, it might need to... read more »

Dental Crowns Can Restore the Smile

Dental crowns are strong dental restorations that are also known as tooth caps. They replace the enamel and restore the health and function of the tooth. If you have a severely decayed, worn-down, weak, broken, or oddly shaped tooth, then your dentist, Dr. Nicholas Nicastro Jr., might recommend fixing it with a dental crown. Dental crown treatment Your dentist will... read more »

Reestablish Your Smile with Dental Implants

Are you missing one or more teeth? Do you wish to have a beautiful, fully functional smile once again? Ask our dentists about dental implants in Port Jefferson Station, New York. Dental implants restore not only the tooth, but the tooth root. Implants are made up of three parts: a titanium screw, a dental restoration, and an abutment. The titanium... read more »

Consider a Composite Dental Filling for Your Smile

Do you have tooth decay that needs to be repaired? Drs. Nicastro and Felpo may recommend a dental filling in Port Jefferson Station, New York, to restore your tooth. Our dentists will remove the decay and then fill the area with the dental filling material. What is a composite filling? Composite fillings are tooth colored, durable fillings. They can be... read more »