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Tooth-Colored Fillings vs. Inlays & Onlays for Cavity Treatment

Cavities, or deep caverns in the teeth caused by decay, are very common – but thankfully, they are also very treatable. At Schweitzer & Schweitzer, PC, we offer a number of advanced cavity treatments, each crafted with quality materials and state-of-the-art technology. Our team of experienced dentists can help you choose a treatment for cavities depending on which presents the best option for your functional and aesthetic needs. Tooth-Colored Fillings…

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How to Fix a Chipped Tooth

How to Fix a Chipped Tooth

Hard foods, falls, sports accidents, and tooth decay can all cause teeth to chip or break. Luckily, there are a variety of solutions to get your broken teeth back to their original condition. Our team at Schweitzer & Schweitzer, PC provides many restorative options for patients who want to repair chipped teeth and rehabilitate their smile. For the convenience of our patients, our practice also has an onsite dental laboratory…

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What Are the Consequences of Tooth Loss?

What Are the Consequences of Tooth Loss?

The consequences of tooth loss can go beyond affecting the appearance of your smile and creating difficulties with normal speech and chewing. When a tooth falls out or has to be removed, replacing it as quickly as possible with implant dentistry, a dental bridge, or another restorative option can alleviate and prevent a variety of complications. As you might imagine, the repercussions of losing several teeth or a full arch…

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How Many Implants Will I Need for My Implant Dentures?

How Many Implants Will I Need for My Implant Dentures?

The number of dental implants that are necessary to support a full-arch denture prosthesis depends upon the unique dental needs, jawbone density, and budget of the patient. At Schweitzer & Schweitzer, PC our prosthodontists are highly trained and experienced in all aspects of implant dentistry, and the development of every implant denture treatment plan begins with a comprehensive evaluation of your oral health and dental structures. Once all of the…

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New York City Prosthodontists of Schweitzer & Schweitzer, PC Explain Dental Implant Options for Full Mouth Restoration

Manhattan Prosthodontists Discuss Dental Implant Options for Full Mouth Restoration

The team of prosthodontists at Schweitzer & Schweitzer, PC utilize advanced dental implant solutions to rebuild smiles affected by tooth loss and other severe dental health concerns. Manhattan, NY – Advancements in dental implants and dental implant prosthetics have revolutionized the quality, functionality, longevity, and esthetics of full mouth reconstruction results. Utilizing the latest implant technology, techniques, and custom prosthetics, along with a broad spectrum of dental treatments, the NYC…

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Does Smoking Affect Dental Implants?

Does Smoking Affect Dental Implants?

When you want to replace a missing tooth with a natural-looking restoration, dental implants can often deliver exceptional results. As with most procedures, however, there are several keys to dental implant success—one of which is restraint from smoking. Implantation of the titanium post within the jawbone is performed through a surgical procedure, which requires dental implant patients to be in good overall health and capable of proper healing after the…

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New York City Prosthodontics Practice Celebrates 100 Year Anniversary

New York City Prosthodontics Practice Celebrates 100 Year Anniversary

Celebrating one century in business, the family practice of Schweitzer & Schweitzer, PC has provided prosthodontic dental treatment to patients from throughout New York City since 1918. Midtown Manhattan, NY – Schweitzer & Schweitzer, PC has turned 100 years old—an accomplishment that third-generation Manhattan prosthodontist Daniel Schweitzer, DDS, FACP remarks is an extremely rare achievement for any dental practice. Schweitzer & Schweitzer, PC is unique in that since its inception,…

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Digital Dentistry - Leap of Faith or Best Practice?

Digital Dentistry – Leap of Faith or Best Practice?

Making dental restorations on a computer requires a huge leap of faith primarily by the provider of the service…your dentist. There can be no doubt the recipient of the service…..you (the consumer, client or what used to be called patient) rejoices with the new technology. No more messy gross impressions with bitter tasting gooey material that makes you want to vomit. Hallelujah and….very cool. No more two to three week…

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What to Expect in a Full Mouth Restoration

What to Expect in a Full Mouth Restoration

A full mouth restoration, also known as a full mouth rehabilitation, is designed to improve the structure as well as the aesthetics of a smile. By combining a number of popular cosmetic and restorative dentistry techniques, our prosthodontists can create a customized treatment plan that is uniquely tailored to your needs. Although a full mouth restoration is a highly individualized procedure, the initial stage of the process will be similar…

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Why Should I Switch to Implant Overdentures?

Why Should I Switch to Implant Overdentures?

While traditional removable dentures remain an effective way to replace an entire arch of missing teeth, there can be number of drawbacks to this tooth replacement method. Traditional dentures require suction or an adhesive to keep the denture in place, which may not always provide adequate stability leading to “slippage” along the gums. These slight movements of the denture can cause soft tissue irritation and make dentures uncomfortable to wear….

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