Coram-Selden Dental Group
280 Middle Country Rd Ste K, Selden, NY, 11784
1.Richard L. Smook DDS
400 S Oyster Bay Rd
Dr. Smook has been treating Periodontal disease since 1980. Are you experiencing bleeding gums, loose or separating teeth, red swollen tender gums, or bad breath? These are all common symptoms of peri
2.Richard A Sousa, DDS
14 Glen Cove Rd
DentistsClinicsDental ClinicsImplant Dentistry
Dr Sousa has a "hands on" approach, from diagnosis to creating custom crowns, implants, dentures & veneers in his on premise lab At East Hills Dental, our passion is designing beautiful and comfortabl
3.Ted Korin, D.M.D.
800 Woodbury Rd Ste H
DentistsProsthodontists & Denture CentersOral & Maxillofacial SurgeryImplant Dentistry
Dr. Ted Korin is a Prosthodontist serving the Great Neck and Woodbury areas for more than 25 years. Dr. Korin is experienced in Dental Implants, Dentures and Bleaching. He is a professional member of
4.Henry A. Sachs DDS
1181 Old Country Rd
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Choosing a doctor/dentist is one of the most important dental decisions you can make. You want someone who is caring, knowledgeable, and accessible. Someone willing to take the time to go over all of
5.Howard A Popper DDS
999 Walt Whitman Rd
At the dental office of Dr. Howard A. Popper, DDS - Incredible Implants, we believe that a trip to the dentist should be a rewarding experience. As a family run dental office located in Melville, NY,
6.Jurim Dental Group PLLC
7952 Jericho Tpke
DentistsPeriodontistsTeeth Whitening Products & ServicesEndodontists
I have worked in the Dental field for more then 30 years and I would rate this practice one of the best. The facility is amazing the staff attentive and knowledgeable and of course Drs Alan and Barbar
167 Froehlich Farm Blvd
Great friendly staff. Dr. Shapiro is doctor who explains everything to you so you understand.
East Islip Dental Care
228 E Main St, East Islip, NY, 11730
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- Pick Your Plan: Most people purchase three main varieties, usually through their employers.
- An indemnity or fee-for-service plan means you'll have to pay for annual deductibles and co-insurance payments out of pocket.
- A preferred provider organization is less costly, and you choose from a network of dentists. However, PPOs have some limitations and accompanying deductibles.
- A dental health maintenance organization plan limits you to just a few choices of dentists, and one doctor handles all of your oral care needs. However, these HMO are usually much less costly.
- PPO plans and dental HMOs work with only a select number of doctors. While that usually means fewer costs, it also means you have less choice in the dentist who can treat you Before purchasing the plan, you'll receive a list of dentists in each network. From there, you can then pick a plan with doctors who meet your standards and requirements.
- When picking a plan, you need to look at just how much you'll pay for each and every service. For instance, some plans won't cover your fillings or X-rays, while others may charge more or less for a crown or tooth extraction. You don't want to be caught off-guard by unforeseen charges.
- If you're truly comfortable with a dentist and you feel he or she can be an ally in your ongoing oral care regimen, then consider signing a plan to just keep that dentist available. That means potentially deal with costs and other insurance-related factors that you might have wanted to. If need be, you might be able to work with the dentist's office to address some of the plan-specific concerns.
- Ask family, friends or colleagues for recommendations. They will be able to provide details about a dentist's demeanor, operating style and approach to patient care
- Meet with any prospective dentists to ask about what treatments they perform most often, procedures they're not as familiar with, what accreditation they have or any organizations they belong to and how their offices handles insurance and payments.
- Consider driving distance, location and office hours.
- Check With Your State Board: The state board can outline what requirements your dentist must meet and offer information about any discrepancies in the their background and if he or she has faced any disciplinary actions.
- Remember Your Angles - When brushing your teeth, always place the brush at a 45-degree angle..
- Don't Forget the Tongue – Your tongue is the largest source of bacteria. Brush it front to back and don't forget the sides.
- Floss Everyday - Each time you floss, have at least 18 inches of floss available. For optimal control, hold the floss between your thumbs and forefingers.
- Watch What You Eat - Sugar, alcohol and coffee contain phosphorus. While some can prove beneficial, too much of this chemical can eat away at your teeth and gums.
- Keep in Mind the Mouthwash - Mouthwash can be helpful if used to supplement proper brushing and flossing. Most mouthwash brands contain chlorine dioxide, a chemical that targets the majority of oral bacterial strains.