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  • Why Regular Dental Exams Are Important
    You eat right, get plenty of exercise, and try to stay healthy. But what about your dental health? People often put their dental health low on their list of priorities, but Read more
  • Implants: Why it's important to replace missing teeth
    The average adult has 32 teeth, a combination of molars, canines, and incisors. By middle age, however, most adults are missing at least one tooth due to an injury, decay, Read more
  • Versatility Of Porcelain Veneers
    There are a lot of things that people can do to improve their smiles. Generally, proper oral care is enough to keep smiles bright and white. But when things get Read more
  • Thanksgiving Trivia
    At Northern Westchester Prosthodontics we love learning trivia and interesting facts about Thanksgiving! This year, the doctor wanted to share some trivia that might help you feel a bit smarter Read more
  • Aging and Oral Health
    As you age, it becomes even more important to take good care of your teeth and dental health. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately one-fourth of Read more
  • Detergent Foods: Clean your teeth while you eat!
    Did you know that there are certain foods you can eat which help to clean your teeth? We call them "detergent foods." In dentistry we look at the impact of Read more
  • Oral Health during Pregnancy
    Pregnancy can be one of the most exciting times in a woman’s life, as you eagerly wait for the birth of the new addition. Needless to say, pregnancy comes with Read more
  • The Intriguing History of Halloween
    Halloween is fast approaching, and the doctor wanted to be sure to wish our patients a happy day, no matter how you might celebrate this holiday. The Halloween that is Read more
  • Top Five Reasons to Choose Veneers
    If you notice every imperfection in your smile and you are aiming for a more ideal-looking smile, veneers might be for you. Veneers are common tools in cosmetic dentistry for Read more
  • How HPV and Oral Cancer are Related
    Did you know that Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) and oral cancer are linked? This information may prevent you or a loved one from suffering from oral cancer if a diagnosis Read more
  • What's on your fall reading list?
    How better to spend the fall months than inside by the fireplace with a warm cup of cider and a book in hand? the doctor and our team at Northern Read more
  • What is a crown?
    the doctor and our team at Northern Westchester Prosthodontics hear this question all the time. Millions of people have dental crowns that artificially restore the chewing surface of a tooth. Read more
  • The Importance of Dental Implants
    If you’ve been considering having one or more of your teeth replaced, Dr. Terry Lin of Northern Westchester Prosthodontics implant dentistry in Katonah, NY, is the dentist to see.   Why Choose Dental Read more
  • I’m on a diet and getting MORE cavities!
    Health gurus rave about replacing unhealthy food choices with healthy ones in your diet. If you want to maintain your beautiful smile as well as your waistline, choose foods that Read more
  • Hypersensitive Teeth
    It is common to experience dentine hypersensitivity, with symptoms ranging from moderate to severe. Why does it happen and how do you know if this sensitivity is something to be Read more
  • Dental Crowns Strengthen Damaged Teeth
    Damaged teeth can be too weak to bite and chew food without significant sensitivity and pain. There is hope, though. It is possible to strengthen damaged teeth and restore biting Read more

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