Month: May 2016

Safeguard Your Kid’s Smiles During Summer

Summer break has arrived! If you have children, then they’re now home from school or will be shortly. How do you help safeguard your children’s smiles during summer break? As a parent, there are steps you can take to help protect little smiles from the onset of tooth decay.

How Does Teeth Whitening Work?

We often have patients asking us how to improve the appearance of their smile. They are curious how teeth whitening works and whether this is the best option for their smile. We offer professional whitening and other cosmetic dental treatments to brighten teeth and help you enjoy a more esthetically pleasing smile. We can help… Read more »

Do You Need Dentures Or Implants?

As we grow older, our risk of losing our permanent teeth grows as well. In order to maintain a healthy smile and good overall health, we need a full smile. Fortunately, we have options for replacing missing teeth. Do you need dentures or dental implants to replace your lost teeth and improve your oral health?

Can You Fix My Smile In A Single Day?

Like most people, you probably have a very hectic schedule. With so much of time accounted for between work and family, you don’t have much time to see the dentist. Fortunately, we can provide procedures that can be completed in a single visit, helping you maintain a healthy smile without taxing your busy schedule. Can… Read more »

Why Does My Tooth Hurt?

Do you have a persistent toothache that refuses to go away? Do you suffer from tooth sensitivity to hot or cold temperatures? When your tooth hurts this is often a sign of a problem, one that requires treatment before it can have the opportunity to worsen. Why does your tooth hurt? Talk to our team… Read more »

When Do I Bring My Child To The Dentist?

As with adults, routine oral health concerns can soon blossom to major problems for a child’s smile. When do you bring your child to the dentist? We recommend seeing a dental professional not only at the first sign of trouble, but also on a regular basis so the doctor can monitor your child’s smile development… Read more »

How Often Should You See The Dentist?

A common question people ask our staff: How often should you see the dentist? You need to see your dentist on a regular basis in order to maintain a healthy and beautiful smile. Many people only go to the dentist when a problem arises, but by seeing dental professionals regularly you can potentially avoid many… Read more »

How Long Does Crown Placement Take?

In many cases, a doctor may recommend a dental restoration to repair a tooth or protect it from serious oral health concerns. If you do require a dental crown, how long will placement take? We understand that many of our patients have hectic schedules, so we employ CEREC technology to offer placement in just one… Read more »

Upcoming Community Events

With the weather warming and the sun shining, you’re ready to leave the house and have some fun. Fortunately, there is always plenty to do in Rochester. There are events for the entire family to bond and have a great time doing. In addition, don’t forget that Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry offers quality treatment… Read more »

Does Your Diet Impact Oral Health?

We know that improving our diets can have a beneficial impact on our waistlines and overall health, but what about our smiles? Yes, what we eat and drink can have an affect on our oral health. By avoiding the wrong foods and embracing healthier alternatives you can protect your smile from common oral health concerns.