In case you missed it, Dr. Vander Vliet was on 📻 WRNJ radio this past Friday 6/10 🗓 talking about dental implants🦷. He discussed the entire process of getting an implant and what the benefits are 👍. If you or someone you know needs dental implants, please give our office a call at ☎️ 908-852-8858 to schedule a complimentary implant consultation!
The Oral – Systemic Connection – Can good oral hygiene save and extend your life?
Overall Health starts in the mouth. The mouth is a portal to your body and a portal to a healthy life.
The High Tech Dentists
The office of Dr. Vander Vliet Advanced Dental Care have always utilized the latest technology in providing superior dental care to our patients.
Will Going to the Dentist Benefit Me In Fighting Off COVID-19
Periodontal disease is a risk factor (co-morbidity) for COVID-19 illness. The mouth is the portal to your body and the portal to a healthy life. In a study conducted by a team of international scientists found that patients who have been Hospitalized with COVID-19...
Why You Shouldn’t Delay Visiting the Dentist During a Pandemic
#1 Question: Is the Dental Office Safe? Dentists are accustomed to constantly be thinking about infectious-disease risk. As novel as the Coronavirus pandemic is to the world, it is not the first time dentists have had to manage disease control. Examples include...
Home Remedies for Minor Dental Emergencies
If you are experiencing severe pain or swelling, you should call your dentist. Here are some tips for more minor problems: If you have a broken tooth that is painful or has a rough edge, you can use a product called “Dentemp” which is available at your local pharmacy...
Five Tips Every Parent Should Know about their Children’s Dental Health
Many of our patients are under the assumption that we do not treat children which could not be farther from the truth. Dr. Vander Vliet and our hygienists are wonderful with kids, and we welcome them into our practice. So if you are thinking about scheduling an appointment for your child or children, please do! We would love to meet them!
Do It Yourself Orthodontics
Recently, mail order braces and at-home teeth aligner kits have become very popular. They seem appealing, as they are advertised as affordable and convenient. While at-home kits might seem like an ideal solution to a busy lifestyle, they are NOT the miracle fix that...
12 Dental Tips for the Holidays
1. Brush your teeth at least twice a day. Carol while you clean: for two minutes each time. The average person brushes for only 30 seconds. 2. Floss at least once a day. If you don’t floss, you are not cleaning 35% of your teeth surfaces. 3. Avoid those candy canes...
12 Tips for a Healthy Halloween
Halloween is around the corner, which for most children means bags of free candy and a chance to build a stockpile of sweets for the winter. No surprise, Halloween can also present parents with a variety of healthy and safety challenges. It’s OK to eat that candy on Halloween but it’s important to have a plan.
6 Terrible-For-Your-Teeth Foods
Brushing, flossing, tongue scraping, and regular professional cleanings aren’t enough to keep your teeth in excellent condition. What you do to maintain a healthy smile is just as important as what you don’t. Avoiding certain foods and drinks that can damage your...
Dental Emergencies – First Aid for your mouth and teeth
Knocked out tooth * Keep the tooth moist at all times * Hold the tooth by the crown, not the root * Do NOT scrub the tooth – if dirty, you may rinse it off * If possible, gently insert the tooth back into to socket, if not, place it into a container of milk. * See...