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Month: December 2017

Gum Grafts for “Long in the Tooth” Patients

A relatively simply gum graft procedure can help make “long in the tooth” patients look younger. Dr. Alan Farber and his team of periodontists at Farber Center help patients every day choose the right procedure for them.   What is Happening to my Teeth? As periodontal disease progresses over time, the supporting bone begins to shrink… Read more »

LANAP Boot Camp Trains Dental Professionals

Farber Center hosted Millennium Dental’s Long Island LANAP Boot Camp on November 10, 2018. A Culture of Education We maintain a strong belief in continuing education. We believe every Long Island dental professional benefits from obtaining as much training as possible.  With this in mind, many of our patients reap the benefits of the LANAP… Read more »

Sugar: An Enemy to Your Oral Health

While the sweet taste of ice cream can tickle your tastebuds and cool you down it can also cause tooth decay. Why? It contains on average 28 grams of sugar. What’s Wrong with Sugar? Consuming high amounts of sugar leads to an increase of plaque in the mouth and puts you at risk of tooth decay… Read more »

Fighting Hunger and Oral Cancer Together

For our fourth annual Food Drive we partnered with Long Island Cares. Their motto: “together we can help fight hunger on Long Island.” Long Island Cares Long Island Cares dedicates itself to helping the Long Island community through its food bank and other services. Those services include: Baxter’s Pet Pantry, with headquarters in Hauppauge, NY,… Read more »