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Month: January 2018

Periodontists with Three Different Specialties

Farber Center features a staff of three of the top periodontists in their field. Each has their own speciality as well as decades of experience in the dental profession. Our Periodontists Dr. Alan Farber Biography Dr. Farber earned his B.A in Biology from the University of Texas at Austin and his D.D.S from the University… Read more »

Great Periodontal Treatment Experience with LANAP

Dr. Vasiliki Batalias at Farber Center for Periodontics & Dental Implants discusses teeth saved by LANAP procedure and patient’s excellent follow-up and self-care. A LANAP Case There was a man in his thirties who saw his dentist the week before to have two molars extracted. As a young man, he was devastated. From there, he… Read more »

Holistic Dental Practice on Long Island

Holistic dentistry is part of the core values of Farber Center for Periodontics and Dental Implants. Oral health is connected to the central nervous system, heart, circulatory system, and immune system among others. Not only does the significance of these numerous mouth-body highlight the importance of preventing and treating oral disease, but it also has significant… Read more »

Pinhole Surgical Technique® Requires Fewer Office Visits

Long Island periodontist at the Farber Center explains how the Pinhole Surgical Technique produces minimal discomfort and saves patients time in the dental office. For patients the biggest advantage of the Pinhole Surgical Technique is being able to have multiple teeth treated in one visit.  I can treat an entire arch in one visit, which is different… Read more »

How Smoking Effects Your Oral Health

Bad habits are hard to break, but smoking is one of the worst habits a person can have when it comes to good oral health. Smokers are at risk for gum disease, tooth loss, tooth staining, and even mouth cancer. The problem is the inhalation of nicotine into the body. When nicotine enters the body… Read more »