Ardmore Dentistry Blog

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October 13, 2014

A healthy exercise regimen is good for all parts of your body, right? According to a new study published in The Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports, heavy exercise may actually lead to certain dental problems

In further study to try to discover why dental health is impacted by heavy exercise, researchers at the dental school at University Hospital Heidelberg in Germany did a study that compared 35 triathletes to 35 non-athletes.

During the study, the following was performed on all members for comparison:

  • Full oral examinations
  • Questionnaires about diet, oral hygiene routines, and the...
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September 17, 2014

Are you embarrassed about your smile due to any chipped or broken teeth? If so, our Newtown Square cosmetic dentistry team has the answer for you - dental bonding!

How Does Dental Bonding Work

When your tooth requires dental bonding, our Newtown Square cosmetic dentist, Dr. Jeff Bellisario, will smoothly guide you through the entire process from choosing the right resin color to the final application. Here are the basic steps for getting your tooth bonded:

1)               Our cosmetic dentist chooses the shade of resin which most...

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September 09, 2014

If you have teeth with any kind of damage or in need of repair, it can make you feel very uncomfortable or self-conscious. In addition, it may be altering the way your teeth and mouth function together. That is why consulting our Bryn Mawr cosmetic dentistry team is a solid option for enhancing your smile.

How Dental Crowns Make Us Smile

For damaged teeth, dental crowns are an excellent option. Dental crowns are a way of providing restoration to damaged teeth and preventing any further damage to them.  The three materials dental crowns are made of are:...

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August 25, 2014

Cosmetic dentistry is the branch of dentistry concerned with your smile’s appearance. From simple tooth whitening to full smile restorations, if you have an aesthetic concern, there is a cosmetic procedure to address it. The Newtown Square cosmetic dentistry experts at the office of Dr. Jeffrey Bellisario offer state-of-the-art cosmetic dentistry procedures and would be pleased to help you achieve a brighter, more beautiful smile.

Cosmetic dentistry covers a full range of treatments and procedures that improve the way your teeth look and function. Just a few of the issues Dr. Bellisario helps his...

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August 13, 2014

If you are missing one or more teeth, you may be researching the many cosmetic options available to you. While dentures and bridges are time-tested solutions that work for many patients, dental implants have become the preferred modern treatment. When it comes to convenience, durability, and function, dental implants can’t be beat. The Ardmore cosmetic dentistry experts at the office of Dr. Jeffrey Bellisario are pleased to offer our patients the latest in dental implant technology.

Dental implants replace missing natural teeth. Because they are surgically placed in your jawbone,...

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July 29, 2014

Havertown family dentist, Dr. Jeffrey Bellisario knows how important your lifelong dental care is. Regularly scheduled, frequent trips to our family dentistry are vital, but there are many things you can do at home to keep your teeth sound, healthy, and looking sharp.

Even the most stringent oral care regimen can leave food particles hanging around between your teeth and gums. Flossing is  the best way to remove these tiny particle scraps, but if you are not combining this habit with other basic oral hygiene procedures; it won't work.

Here are 4 Tips for keeping your teeth sparkling and...

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July 16, 2014

We are proud to announce that Dr. Jeffrey A. Bellisario, DDS is on Main Line Today's Top Dentist 2014 list. Our Ardmore cosmetic dentist and family dentist staff provides swift and comprehensive dental care which enhances your overall health and well-being.

We use state-of-the-art technology to provide services such as:

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June 27, 2014

Summertime is fun time in our area, whether your family is grabbing a bite from one of the gourmet food trucks periodically parked along Belmont Avenue in Newtown Square  or catching a Bryn Mawr Twilight Concert. But nothing is fun when it hurts to smile, and that's just one of the reasons that summer is a great time to address dental hygiene and cosmetic dentistry needs.

On the family dentistry side of our practice, summer vacation from school makes this season ideal for parents to schedule routine check-ups for kids. Dr...

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June 24, 2014

From getting to know a new roommate to picking out dorm-room bedding, summertime chores facing high school graduates in Ardmore, Newtown Square, Havertown and Bryn Mawr headed to college this fall can seem overwhelming. But busy college students often postpone regular dental hygiene, so tackling a cosmetic dentistry issue before back-to-school time could be key to a positive, fruitful freshman year or undergraduate experience.

Going away to college provides more than social and intellectual growth for young people. College also is a time when students learn...

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May 28, 2014

We all want our smile to be a pearly white, healthy-looking one. However, there are certain circumstances that can cause our teeth to lose their luster over time - even with regular flossing and dental check-ups. For those circumstances, Zoom! Teeth Whitening is an easy to use solution for brightening up your smile with long-lasting, dazzling effects.

Tooth Staining Causes

Of course food, drinks, diet, and lifestyle choices are common culprits for teeth discoloration.  There are, in addition, a number of other reasons why teeth may have staining or discoloration. ...

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