Favorite-Foods Topic Isn’t Dental Small Talk

Nutrition’s effect on oral health raises concerns about what happens to teeth FREEHOLD, N.J. – Don’t be surprised if a dental visit includes some mention of nutrition. Oakwood Dental Arts in Freehold says food plays a role not only in overall health but also in oral health. It’s a fact that dietary intake and nutritional matters […]

Invest in a Straighter Smile This New Year with Invisalign

As the New Year approaches, it’s likely that you’ve begun thinking of new goals for 2015. Whether you want to exercise more frequently, quit smoking or go on a diet, the focus is self-improvement. Why not make one of your New Year’s resolutions to stay on top of your dental health and take steps to […]

This Thanksgiving, Do Not Leave Leftovers for Unwanted Guests

Thanksgiving is a time for us to show gratitude for all that we have, enjoy the company of family and friends, and of course, indulge in delicious foods. Everyone loves some sweet pumpkin pie, oven roasted turkey and creamy gravy—including bacteria. During your holiday dinner, you’re often eating numerous courses over several hours, creating an […]

Feast on Fall Foods and Reap Improved Oral Health

Did you know that some of your favorite foods that are abundantly available in the fall season can benefit your oral health? The dentists in Freehold NJ at Oakwood Dental Arts offer ideas for ways to enjoy tasty autumn treats—and save your teeth while you’re at it. Pumpkin is sweet and delicious, so it’s no […]

Dental Care: The Key to Well-Being

According to studies, residents of areas in the northeastern US most commonly make annual dental appointments, while about 10% less adults (60% total) in the south visit the dentist each year. Oakwood Dental Arts, with an office in Freehold, N.J., welcomes a Gallup finding that among New Jersey residents, 70.5 percent of those polled had […]

Are You Pregnant? Make Sure You Visit Your Freehold Dentist

If you are pregnant, Oakwood Dental Arts of Freehold, New Jersey is urging that you read this important suggestion: See your dentist. According to the American Dental Association (ADA), “all the changing hormone levels that occur with pregnancy can actually make some dental problems worse. Brushing and flossing contributes to your overall health, too, and […]

Open Mouth – Open Book

Signs of patient’s vulnerability to health risks may warrant discussion with dentist in Freehold NJ The mouth almost tells all without even speaking a word.  What happens inside the mouth often denotes what’s going on elsewhere in the body.  Teeth, gums, tongue and palate all give clues about a person’s well-being. The conversation with a […]

4 Signs of Tooth Distress

Heed symptoms before harmful damage results in bigger problems. Teeth can be harmed in various ways, and these include not only physical causes like impact and breaking, but also disease. Oakwood Dental Arts of Freehold says that certain symptoms of distress in the mouth warrant scheduling an immediate appointment to avoid bigger problems. DAMAGED TEETH […]

Dental Veneers Vastly Improve Appearance

Ask Oakwood Dental Arts in Freehold, N.J. If You’re a Candidate for a Smile Makeover For somebody with small teeth and quite a few gaps, a veneer might be a good solution when appearance matters. In Freehold, N.J., your dentist at Oakwood Dental Arts can use a no-preparation porcelain that is ultra thin and is […]

New Year’s Tips for Fighting Tooth Decay

Do you avoid going to the dentist? This new year, resolve to take care of your smile. Scheduling regular checkups and cleanings with your dentist in Freehold, NJ is important for maintaining optimal oral health, but in between visits, you need to do your part to keep tooth decay at bay. To help keep you […]