The Facts About Your Handy Toothbrush

You use your toothbrush regularly. In fact, you most likely use it every morning and night to clean and care for your teeth and gums. Using this tool can help you have the top-notch oral health and smile you deserve because it can help you eliminate bacteria and other harmful substances from your mouth. To help you know more about... read more »

Be Sure to Only Use Effective Oral Hygiene Products

The American Dental Association advocates consistent oral hygiene practices to help prevent cavities, gum disease, and other oral health conditions. This starts by performing a daily oral hygiene regimen of brushing your teeth twice and flossing at least once each day. Do so will help clear your mouth of bacterial deposits to lessen the chances of suffering from cavities and... read more »

Pregnancy Can Be Tough on Your Smile, So Here Are Your Smile-Care Tips

Your smile can be in danger while you are pregnant. This is why it’s strongly recommended to keep your teeth in tip-top shape while your little baby grows. The more you care for your smile, the fewer complications you’ll experience. So, to help you, Dr. Nicholas Nicastro Jr. has some smile-care tips. Smile-care Tip No. 1: Keep enamel erosion at... read more »

Gum Disease Prevention Calls for a Focus on Daily Flossing

Gum disease is often a condition of inflammation or infection in the periodontal tissues. Every year it needlessly afflicts the oral health of millions of Americans. Poor oral hygiene practices are often a root cause or significant contributing factor to the development of gum disease. This can allow plaque and residual food particles to harden onto the surfaces of your... read more »

Oral Health Hazards That Can Destroy Your Smile

In the quest for a flawless smile, brushing and flossing are not enough. In our world, there is a plethora of activities and events that can instantly destroy your smile, or in some cases slowly break it over time. This includes the foods we eat, the activities we play, and the bad habits we keep. Always be careful of the... read more »

Keep Your Aligners in Pristine Condition

Have you been taking good care of your braces during their alignment recovery? If you have not been in for a checkup at N.J. Nicastro Dental PC in a while, you should consider calling us for an appointment to ensure your treatment is coming along as it should. The better care you give for your braces, the better care they... read more »

Simple Ways to Care for Your Dental Veneers

Getting dental veneers is a serious investment, one that can give you a beautiful and Hollywood-actor smile. You can care for them by adjusting your daily hygiene habits and take care of what you eat. If you follow these tips, you can have a beautiful smile for years to come. While the porcelain veneers are not subject to tooth decay,... read more »

Halloween and Your Oral Hygiene

The Halloween season is upon us, which means, cool costumes, leaves changing into a myriad of colors, pumpkins all over the place, and oh yeah…lots and lots of sugary candy. You need not fear, there are plenty of ways to care for your teeth this season, both now, and for the rest of your life: - Use a mouth-guard or... read more »