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What Is Considered a Dental Emergency?

April 16, 2020

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The COVID-19 outbreak has caused many dental offices to temporarily suspend their normal operations. That means that all elective and non-emergency procedures have been postponed until further notice. However, most dentists are still ready and willing to provide emergency care. How can you tell if you should schedule an emergency appointment? In this post, we discuss some indicators that you need professional dental care ASAP.


Keeping Up with Your Dental Hygiene Through the Quarantine

March 20, 2020

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brushing teeth to keep up with dental hygiene through quarantine

The Covid-19 crisis has drastically affected our world. It has even caused the American Dental Association to recommend that dental offices temporarily provide only urgent and emergency care. Has your dental treatment been delayed due to concerns over Covid-19? Until you can visit your dentist, there are some practical steps you can take to prevent new decay and stop current oral health issues from quickly worsening. In this post, you will discover some practical tips on keeping up with your dental hygiene through the quarantine.


Direct Bonding vs Porcelain Veneers

November 29, 2019

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Would you like to have a brighter, straighter, more attractive smile? Modern dentistry offers a number of cosmetic treatments that can help you achieve your goals. Two such treatments are direct bonding and porcelain veneers. In this blog post, we will discuss both of these options with the goal of helping you decide which one is the better choice for your unique circumstances.


New Haven Dental Group is a 42 North Dental Care, PLLC practice and is owned and operated by dentists Dr. Samuel Shames, DMD. and Dr. Ronald Weissman, DMD. New Haven Dental Group is supported by 42 North Dental, LLC, a dental support organization that provides non-clinical administrative and business support services to the dental office. 42 North Dental, LLC does not own or operate the dental office or employ dentists to provide dental services. Find more information about 42NorthDental, LLC and the dental practices it supports at

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