Welcome to Manhattan Family Orthodontics Manhattan Family Orthodontics offers state-of-the art dental care in a modern, relaxed environment. Our professional team of orthodontists are skilled in providing treatment to children, teens and adults. We have made a commitment to be a leader in orthodontic treatment by employing the best technologies that facilitate patient care, maintaining… Continue Reading

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Kris Togias, DMD Dr. Togias works with children, teens and adults to achieve a healthy, beautiful smile. Whether you are seeking an orthodontist for cosmetic enhancement of your smile or looking to treat moderate to severe dental conditions, Dr. Togias will help you smile with confidence. Know More >   Olivier Nicolay, DDS, MMS As… Continue Reading

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What is Periodontal Disease and How Can You Treat It?

You will be surprised to know that gum disease is one of the most common oral health issues that very easily go unnoticed until it is too late. The gum diseases are not painful, which is why they are so easy to ignore. Periodontal diseases vary. It could be simple gum inflammation or a serious… Continue Reading

Top Symptoms of Tooth Decay and What You Can Do About It

Tooth decay can cause severe pain that will keep you awake at night. Cavities are caused due to the accumulation of bacteria in your teeth which causes the production of acid that leads to tooth decay. The bacterium gradually starts damaging the tooth to the point where it reaches the roots. There are many causes… Continue Reading

Signs of Gum Disease You Should Look Out For

The most dangerous thing about gum disease is the fact that you can easily overlook its symptoms until it is too late. It has become one of the most common oral health issues throughout the world. The primary reason why people neglect symptoms associated with gum disease is because they are too busy taking care… Continue Reading

How to prepare for your Orthodontist Appointment

After you have chosen the right orthodontist and taken an appointment, it is necessary to prepare yourself for the first appointment. In some cases, this first consultation session will be free of cost whereas in some other cases you might have to pay for your first meeting with the doctor. Nevertheless, it is a good… Continue Reading

What to Expect from your First Orthodontist Appointment

The only difference between orthodontists and dentists is the fact that each incorporate different methodologies to treat oral diseases and complications. Orthodontics is basically a specialization within dentistry. These professionals primarily aim at oral treatments concerning bites, teeth alignment and occlusion. The educational backgrounds of a dentist and an orthodontist are same. The dentist will… Continue Reading

Do You Always Have To Get Wisdom Teeth Removed?

Wisdom teeth are molars that most people will grow in their teens or early twenties. It is the third and final set of molars that humans grow. Wisdom teeth can be a valuable addition to your mouth if they are aligned properly with the rest of the teeth. Most wisdom teeth grow horizontal or within… Continue Reading

Dental Problems You Need to See an Orthodontist For

Modern dentistry, like every other profession has acquired many specializations. Orthodontics is one of them. The focus of this branch of dentistry is on correcting the position and alignment of your teeth and jaws. Teeth that do not fit together properly or have crooked shape are at a greater risk of being lost. They are… Continue Reading

Top 5 Causes of Halitosis

Bad breath or halitosis is a common problem that affects every 1 in 4 persons globally. Bad breath is the third most common disease after swollen or bleeding gums and tooth decay. Problems such as halitosis can cause psychological stress as it is most commonly associated with poor oral hygiene. The good news is that… Continue Reading

Common Myths about Orthodontists Debunked

Since the beginning, there has been a lot of confusion about the work that orthodontists do. Even though dentists and orthodontists have very similar educational backgrounds, people are often not as familiar with orthodontists as much as they are with dentists. This article aims to help people differentiate between myths and facts.     Myth… Continue Reading