Am I a Candidate for a Smile Facelift®?
Are you interested in reducing the appearance of facial lines and wrinkles without having to undergo invasive surgery and/or endure the recovery and downtime often associated with such procedures? At our practice, Dr. Michael Kosdon offers a unique dental treatment known as the Smile Facelift® that can improve the look and function of your teeth…
What Is a Smile Facelift®?
With age, our faces tend to become shorter as a result of our teeth wearing down over time. Unfortunately, this effect often leads to noticeable wrinkling as well as an overall facial aesthetic that makes us appear older than we actually are or feel. Developed by Dr. Michael Kosdon, our experienced cosmetic dentist, a Smile…
Smile Makeover Costs and Recovery Process – What can I Expect?
In our last blog post, we talked about Smile Makeover procedures and the many benefits they offer to patients who are looking to improve numerous dental issues and enhance the appearance of their smiles. Today, we’ll discuss what goes into the costs of a Smile Makeover and what you can expect during the recovery process….
What is a Smile Makeover?
A total cosmetic makeover can rejuvenate your skin, revitalize your facial features, and give you a beautifully renewed appearance. A Smile Makeover is based on the same essential principle; however, the focus is on the look, function, and health of your teeth. Here at the practice of Dr. Michael Kosdon, Smile Makeovers are some of…
Manhattan Cosmetic Dentist Weighs in On Professional Teeth Whitening Vs. Over-the-Counter Options
Dr. Michael Kosdon discusses the differences between in-office teeth whitening treatments and over-the-counter whitening solutions. New York, NY – It’s been said that a person’s smile can make the difference between a good first impression and a bad one – and many people are taking advantage of cosmetic dentistry procedures designed to give them whiter,…
How Long do Teeth Whitening Results Last?
The length of results from teeth whitening largely depends on the type of treatment you choose, dietary and lifestyle habits, and other factors. Here at the practice of Dr. Michael Kosdon, our experienced cosmetic dentist offers both professional in-office teeth whitening procedures as well as customized at-home whitening trays. While the at-home trays can offer…
In-Office Teeth Whitening Treatment Vs. Over-the-Counter Options – Which is Better?
Whiter, brighter teeth can ultimately have a positive effect on your overall appearance, giving you more confidence every time you smile. Teeth whitening treatments have become more and more popular over the years, and there are numerous options available, both at the dentist’s office and in your local supermarket, that claim to offer the best…
Manhattan Dentist Explains what Patients can Expect from Sedation Dentistry
Dr. Michael Kosdon utilizes a number of sedation techniques at his New York City practice, including oral conscious sedation and anesthesia, to help patients combat dental fear. New York, NY – Dental fear is estimated to affect approximately 50% of the American population and can significantly impact the health of these individuals over time. When…
Sedation Dentistry: Are There Any Side Effects?
Though there are many benefits from sedation dentistry, Dr. Michael Kosdon prioritizes the safety of his patients above all else. For oral conscious sedation, patients take a small pill by mouth an hour before their office visit for a relaxed and virtually pain-free procedure. During treatment, a highly-trained member of our staff monitors the patient’s…
How Can I Benefit From Sedation Dentistry?
Many people are afraid of going to the dentist – and consequently, many people leave serious dental conditions untreated for years. Avoiding the dentist can not only impact the beauty of your smile, but can also have a significant impact on the overall health of your teeth and gums. In some cases, untreated dental conditions…