LANAP (Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure) produces less discomfort and faster recovery compared to a traditional periodontal treatment. As a certified LANAP clinician, Long Island periodontist Dr. Vasiliki Batalias sees those results firsthand.   Advantages of LANAP for a Patient It only targets the diseased tissue. The procedure kills bacteria that we are not […]

  Long Island patients with gingivitis benefit from the Laser Pocket Disinfection treatment – a service provided right here at Farber Center.  What is Laser Pocket Disinfection Treatment? We know the irritation of their gums can alter their everyday lives. Laser Pocket Disinfection Treatment improves the health of your gums with lasting results.  We utilize […]

  Long Island periodontist Dr. Alan H. Farber explains that some patients need periodontal scaling to remove bacteria and promote long-term dental health. Preventative Care Program Most of our patients come to see us and their dentist four times a year.  However the more prevention, the more bacteria you keep out of your mouth.  The […]

  A strong bite is essential to everyday life. With apple season in out midst, you want to make sure your bite is strong enough to enjoy your favorite one. What is My Bite Like? You may wonder, how does one know if they have a healthy set of teeth or not? The best way […]

  Periodontal treatment requires the cooperation of the patient, the general dentist, and the periodontist. This collaboration leads to a successful treatment. Dr. Alan Farber explains the process for evaluating a patient to determine their periodontal treatment.  Evaluation for Periodontal Treatment We Need to Answer the Following Questions: Is the gum tissue tighter around the […]