Month: February 2013

A Testimonial From Another Happy Patient

Your Rochester dentist, Dr. Gilly Calcagno, strives to provide a comfortable, relaxing experience. We work hard to put our patients on the road to a lifetime of health teeth and beautiful smiles. Today, Dr. Calcagno would like to share a testimonial from a very happy patient named Steve H.

Rochester Dentist Discuss How Women Can Maintain Good Heart and Oral Health

February is coming to a close, which means the end of American Heart Month. Your Rochester dentist, Dr. Gilly Calcagno, would like to take one more opportunity to discuss the importance of heart disease prevention, particularly in women. In the United States, nearly one out of every three deaths is a direct result of heart… Read more »

Rochester Dentist Provides Quality Dental Veneers

Many people feel self-conscious or embarrassed of their smile. A lifetime of wear and tear often leaves our teeth stained and even damaged. Other times, our smile can be misaligned or filled with unsightly gaps between out teeth. Do you ever wish you could have a perfect smile? Fortunately, a dental procedure exists that allows… Read more »

Rochester Dentist Answers Your Questions Regarding Removable Braces

For many teens and adults, an even and beautiful smile isn’t worth the discomfort and inconvenience of metal braces. As a result, people often avoid the necessary procedures for restoring their smile and go through life embarrassed of their teeth. Thankfully, with Invisalign our patients can restore their smiles without traditional orthodontics. In today’s blog,… Read more »

Rochester Dentist Offers Smile Improvement with Invisalign

Do you want a beautiful smile free of unsightly misalignment? Do you avoid seeing the dentist because you fear the embarrassment of wearing metal braces? Did you know there’s a practically invisible alternative to traditional orthodontics? For many teens and adults, Invisalign provides an esthetically pleasing and comfortable method of smile repair. In today’s blog,… Read more »

Rochester Dentist: Over-the-Counter vs. Professional Teeth Whitening

Last year alone, Americans spent over 1.4 billion dollars on over-the-counter teeth whiteners. Due to hectic schedules, many people turn to store bought whiteners to erase stains from the comfort of home. Unfortunately, there are serious drawbacks to using over-the-counter teeth whiteners. But did you know that your Rochester dentist, Dr. Gilly Calcagno, offers professional-grade… Read more »

Rochester Dentist Explains the Causes of Tooth Stains

Teeth stains are embarrassing, and often leave people feeling self-conscious about their smile. While everyone wants a bright smile, many people don’t understand the factors that cause teeth stains. As a result, people often indulge in bad habits that leave their smile discolored. In today’s blog, your Rochester dentist, Dr. Gilly Calcagno, explains the causes… Read more »

Rochester Dentist Offers Kor Whitening for Brighter Smiles

A beautiful smile builds confidence. In fact, a recent study conducted by Kelton Research revealed that people with brighter smiles are considered more successful and attractive. Over time, our teeth become marred with stains. Thankfully, treatment is available. In today’s blog, your Rochester dentist, Dr. Gilly Calcagno, explains how Kor Whitening can help brighten your… Read more »

Rochester Dentist Explains the Health Benefits of Eating Fish

As we continue to observe American Heart Month, your Rochester dentist, Dr. Gilly Calcagno, would like to talk about fish. Particularly, Dr. Calcagno would like to discuss the surprising benefits offered by the regular consumption of fish. Not only to patients experience a reduction in the risk of heart disease, but eating fish also aids… Read more »

Rochester Dentist: Prevent Bone Loss with Dental Implants

When people think about improving their smile, they usually imagine teeth whitening procedures or receiving dental crowns. Few people realize that healthy jawbone tissue is essential for a strong, attractive smile. When a patient loses a tooth, they endanger the bone density in the jaw. Thankfully, dental implants provide a secure, natural looking method of tooth… Read more »