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Should I Be Concerned about My Swollen, Irritated Gums?

Patients may go for weeks or months with gums that are red, puffy, and tender. Find out if you should be concerned about your swollen,…

Posted by Dr. Degel on Apr 06, 2019

Night Guards for Periodontal Disease

Night guards can help improve periodontal health, but not in the treatment of gum disease. The dentists at Astoria Dental Group discuss these issues.

Posted by Dr. Degel on Mar 08, 2018

The Different Stages of Gum Disease

There are three different stages of gum disease. Let's discuss how these periodontal problems can be properly treated and prevented.

Posted by Dr. Degel on Jun 11, 2017

The Link between Medications and Poor Gum Health

At Astoria Dental Group, our dentists educate patients on the link between medications and poor gum health so they can prevent and control gum disease.

Posted by Dr. Degel on May 02, 2017

Factors That Contribute to Poor Gum Health

There are many factors that can lead to periodontal disease and gum recession. Let's consider some of the basics.

Posted by Dr. Degel on Feb 11, 2017

What Causes Tooth Sensitivity to Hot and Cold Temperatures?

Tooth sensitivity can be quite uncomfortable, and it's usually caused by hot and cold temperatures. Let's look at causes and prevention options.

Posted by Dr. Degel on Jun 25, 2016

How Tooth Loss and Gum Disease Are Linked

Gum disease can lead to tooth loss if a patient is not careful. Let's consider some treatment and prevention options.

Posted by Dr. Degel on May 05, 2016

Factors that Can Raise Your Risk for Gum Disease

Gum disease risk factors include poor dental hygiene, a diet high in sugar, a compromised immune system, age, and smoking.

Posted by Dr. Degel on Feb 02, 2016

Gum Disease Treatment: Root Planing and Scaling

For our Manhattan patients, healthy gums are just as important as healthy teeth. If you suffer from gum disease, root planing and scaling can help. 

Posted by Dr. Degel on Mar 28, 2013

Gum Disease Treatments

Gum disease--whether it's gingivitis or periodontitis--can be a serious dental health problem. It's important that patients visit our practice regularly in order to enhance the…

Posted by Dr. Degel on Jul 18, 2012

Doctors Carmen Every-Degel and Clifford Degel

Astoria Dental Group

Our doctors are widely recognized for their contributions to the field of dentistry. They are members of various prestigious organizations, including: 

  • Academy of General Dentistry 
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry 
  • International Congress of Oral Implantologists 
  • American Dental Association

If you are ready to transform your smile with Astoria Dental Group, request a consultation online or call us in Queens at (718) 278-1123.

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