Month: April 2016

Are You Ready For The Weekend In Rochester?

It’s that time of the week again, time to share what’s going on in our Rochester community! If you haven’t gotten out of the house lately, this weekend is definitely the right time. With fun events for the kids, a video festival, and even some trivia games – you won’t want to miss out on… Read more »

Do You Want a Brighter Smile This Spring?

Teeth stains and discoloration are difficult to remove, especially with just tooth brushing alone. Whitening toothpastes and other products that you can buy over-the-counter can even cause more harm to your teeth than good. But, if you want a whiter smile this spring, there are a few things you can do! First, consult with your… Read more »

How Do Implant Dentures Work?

Have you lost many of your teeth? Did you know that almost 4% of adults are missing all of their teeth? Tooth loss can occur for a number of reasons; from gum disease, tooth decay, a facial injury, etc. But, no one wants to lose an adult tooth, and especially not all of them –… Read more »

Can You Fix My Smile In One Day?

If you’re ashamed or embarrassed of your smile, it’s probably time to visit your dentist. Whether you’re missing a tooth, dealing with a damaged tooth, or even tooth discoloration – your dentist may be able to fix your smile in just one day! If your dentist recommends placing a dental crown to help restore your… Read more »

Do You Need a Free Cosmetic Consultation?

If you’re unhappy with the way your smile looks, you’re not alone. However, you may be the perfect candidate for our free cosmetic consultation! If you’re looking to improve your teeth, then look no further. Your dentists at Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry can work with you to highlight what you like about your smile… Read more »

5 Benefits Of General Dentistry

As you probably know, your oral health can affect your body’s overall health. What you probably don’t know is; that’s not the only benefit of maintaining a healthy smile! In order to do this, though, you’ll need the help of your dentist. Together, you can optimize your oral health by keeping your teeth clean and… Read more »

Do Children Need Checkups and Cleanings?

Just like adults need regular appointments with their dentist, children are no different. In fact, children often need more frequent checkups and cleanings to keep their teeth healthy and to ensure that they’re developing properly. According to the American Dental Association (ADA), children should begin visiting the dentist around their first birthday (or six months… Read more »

What are CEREC Crowns?

Dental crowns are typically used to restore teeth, whether it’s from a root canal treatment, large cavity, or even in conjunction with a dental implant. However, they’re usually placed within two separate appointments; one to take a mold of the damaged tooth and another to place the crown itself after it’s been molded. Now, what… Read more »

What’s Happening In The Rochester Community?

Occasionally, we like to take time in our blog to remind patients about all of the fun things happening in our community. There are a number of family activities you and your loved ones can enjoy. Afterward, you can give our office a call to schedule a checkup and cleaning, ensuring your family enjoys healthy… Read more »

Only You Can Prevent Cavities

You probably wouldn’t be surprised to learn that cavities and the disease that causes them are largely preventable. Nevertheless, over 90% of adults in America have been affected by cavities in at least one permanent tooth. If you’re among that percentage, but believe that you take excellent care of your dental health, then you may… Read more »