Schedule Your Dental Check-Ups Today Resolve to have better oral hygiene and regular dental check-ups in the coming year. Frequent brushing, at least twice a day, and daily flossing are essential.  So are regular check-ups at the dentist — and periodontist if you’ve ever been diagnosed with gum disease. At Farber Center for Periodontics & […]

At Farber Center for Periodontics & Dental Implants, we strive to provide the most effective pinhole gum surgery Long Island has to offer. The pinhole technique has revolutionized gum surgery in a significant way. Before it was available, the best way to treat gingival recession (or receding gums) was traditional grafting. It meant sections of […]

Dental implants are, in the opinion of dental professionals and everyday people alike, the most effective way of replacing a lost tooth or teeth. It’s because they look magnificent, provide a firm bite, and help to preserve the underlying jaw bone. They are long-lasting and have a success rate above 95-percent by nearly all measures. […]

Millions of American adults are missing all of their upper or lower teeth, and many more are missing one or more teeth. Besides causing potential embarrassment because of appearance, there are health and quality of life issues connected to tooth loss. For example, a natural process known as bone resorption means empty tooth sockets lose […]