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Ukraine: My Personal Reflection and How You Can Help

The war in Ukraine has become a political issue in the US. It is easy to forget that this war is first and foremost a personal matter. It involves the very personal loss of thousands of lives. And regardless of what you think about the war, millions of civilians in Ukraine are fighting for their [...]

DR. MEDIANICK ANSWERS PARENTS’ TOP QUESTIONS

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, and Dr. Medianick would like to take this opportunity to answer some of the most common questions parents ask about their children’s dental care. From teething, to the timing of the first dental visit, to early cavity formation, early hygiene, sealants, and orthodontic treatment—he covers it! What are [...]

Our 60th Anniversary!

It’s our 60th Anniversary Year, and we’d like to celebrate it with you! The practice has an amazing history, and we would never be where we are today if wasn’t for the doctors and staff, both past and present, and ALL OF YOU! History: The practice at 430 Kenhorst Boulevard was founded in 1964 by [...]

Our Christmas Gift to You

The snow outside my window falls like a giving. It dresses bare branches in layers of soft white—they gladly receive. Christmas is a season of GIVING and RECEIVING. But what do we do when the struggles of us or others seem to dull the beauty of the season and make it more difficult to give [...]

Common Dental Symptoms and Concerns

It is easy to sometimes feel alone in your dental symptoms and concerns. You may ask yourself questions such as: Is this what others experience? Is my dental issue common? Such questions can be anxiety-provoking. We at Boulevard Dental want to help address and alleviate these dental anxieties and questions by discussing what dental symptoms [...]

Toothbrush Selection and Care

It’s National Dental Hygiene Month! In light of that, we’d like to take the time to educate you on toothbrush selection and care. To do that, we’ve summarized two American Dental Association (ADA) online resources, both an ADA MouthHealthy article entitled, “Toothbrush: 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Your Toothbrush” and another ADA article entitled [...]

Gum Disease

September is National Gum Care Month and it’s an opportune time to educate you on gum disease. Did you know just how common gum disease is? And do you know the warning signs that may indicate you have it, or the personal risk factors that could contribute? The good news is, treatments for gum disease [...]

Back-to-School Dental Visits

Dr. Medianick Explains It is easy to get frazzled by the MANY things to do and remember in the weeks leading up to the start of the school year. I have three school-aged children with very busy schedules and it is often difficult to keep track of it all. Can you relate? That being said, [...]

Summer Mouth Healthy Habits

Our eating, drinking, and hygiene habits often change in the summer. That is not necessarily a bad thing, but we do need to be mindful of making choices that are healthy and not harmful for our teeth during these months. Below, we have summarized two, online ADA MouthHealthy articles that provide excellent advice on how [...]

Smile Tips from a Dentist’s Wife

It’s National Smile Month, and in light of that, I thought you might enjoy reading some smile tips from me, the wife of Dr. Tim Medianick. I am not a dental professional, but I have learned a few things along the way, and possibly what I have learned may also benefit you and your smile! [...]

Root Canals

It’s National Root Canal Appreciation Day! Most of us have had a cavity at some point in our life, but there are times when cavities go deeper than the surface of the tooth itself. This is when a dentist might recommend a root canal. We would like to explain to you exactly why a root [...]

Oral Cancer: Prevention and Evaluation

Did you know April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month? There are 53,000 new cases of oral cancer every year in the United States. At Boulevard Dental, we know that early detection of oral cancer increases long term survival. That is why we screen every patient during their maintenance visit. We also know that education is [...]