Trouble Getting Numb For Dental Treatment?

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For most of us, getting a cavity filled may not be the highlight of the day. But thanks to modern anesthesia, like what we use at Rotem Dental Care in Toms River NJ, it’s more an inconvenience than anything else. Some people, though, are resistant to local anesthesia like lidocaine. That makes something that is…

Can You Handle A Dental Emergency?

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At Rotem Dental Care in Toms River NJ, we hope you never go through a serious dental emergency. It’s essential, however, to know what to do in such a situation. Here is a quiz on dental emergencies and other oral troubles. 1. One of the wires on your braces breaks. What do you do? a.…

A Fast Way To Brighten Your Smile

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Teeth whitening is one of the easiest ways to improve your smile. It is quick, cost-effective, and non-invasive. Though some cosmetic dentistry patients experience short-term sensitivity, most experience no tooth whitening pain at all. If you have looked into teeth whitening systems, you probably already know the fundamentals. The one thing they have in common…

New Protein For Dental Implant Patients

Categories: Dental Implants
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Hundreds of Jackson dental implant recipients have replaced missing teeth with jaw-bone anchored tooth implants. Unlike a dental bridge, a tooth implant consists of a titanium post inserted into the jaw bone. The bone meshes with the post to create a strong base for the natural-looking prosthetic tooth and crown that attaches to the post.…

Be Glad Dr. Rotem Has X-Ray Vision

Categories: Oral Health
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It’s not extremely pleasant. You have to put on the heavy apron, hold a stiff piece of film in your mouth and sit really, really still while your dentist’s assistant takes x-rays. Is it really required? Absolutely! No question about it. Your dentist can’t see everything that is going on with your teeth, bone, and…

Peace Begins With A Smile

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Mother Theresa once said “Peace begins with a smile.” Perhaps that peace should start with the person who is smiling. How do you feel about your smile? Are you at peace with it? Are you proud to flash a wide, happy grin? Do you believe it is beautiful? Does it express your best self? Let’s…

3 Ways To Minimize Candy Intake At Parties

Categories: Oral Health
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1. Lock yourself in a closet. 2. Sew your mouth shut. 3. Wear a shock collar that’s sensitive to sugar particles. At Rotem Dental Care we understand how hard it is to avoid sweets altogether at Halloween and other sugar-filled holidays. We encourage both unfettered joy and healthy living for all of our Toms River…

Take 5: Straight Talk About Braces

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
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Having braces in Toms River uncovers unique concerns. Hello, I’m Dr. Ronen Rotem of Rotem Dental Care. I support healthy oral hygiene and regular, consistent check-ups. Hygiene for braces is a bit different. Here are five essential concerns to keep in mind with braces: 1. Be Careful What You Eat Sweets and extra food stuck…

Rotem Dental Care Treats Canker Sores, Lesions, And Fever Blisters

Categories: Oral Health
Rotem Dental Care Treats Cankers Sores Lesions and Fever Blisters

At Rotem Dental Care, one of the most common complaints we hear from Toms River dentistry patients is problems with mouth sores. There are many different kinds of oral lesions which can make eating and talking painful. Some are annoying yet harmless, while other sores are more serious and require medical intervention. Though not contagious,…