Month: December 2017

Hauppauge Periodontist Treats Long in the Tooth Patients with Gum Grafts

Hauppauge Periodontist Dr. Alan H. Farber explains how a relatively simply gum graft procedure can help make “long in the tooth” patients look younger. As periodontal disease progresses over time, the supporting bone begins to shrink due to the disease process, and then the gum tissue follows the bone.  This process of gums shrinking or… Read more »

Long Island LANAP Bootcamp

Farber Center hosted Millennium Dental’s Long Island LANAP Boot Camp November 10. We have a strong belief in continuing education so all of Long Island can benefit from highly trained individuals. From our study clubs, Long Island Dental Forum and overall Farber Center hosted several dentists in the tri-state area to become certified in the… Read more »

Ice Cream and Oral Health

While the sweet taste of ice cream can tickle your tastebuds and the cold treat can cool you down, it is one of the top foods that promote tooth decay. When it comes to food, sweets are the worst for your teeth because of the high amount of sugar that the sweet treats contain. These… Read more »

Fight Hunger and Cancer

For our fourth annual Food Drive, we have partnered with Long Island Cares to help our community fight hunger and fight oral cancer! Long Island Cares not only gives food to those who need, but other services such as pet food from the Baxter’s Pet Pantry, emergency response, and children’s nutrition programs. Long Island Cares… Read more »