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Dental Resolutions for 2021

I’m sure we are all looking forward to a new year! Have you made any New Year’s resolutions? Well if you haven’t, it’s not too late to make positive health changes. Consider some new oral health habits to start the year off in a healthy way. Here are some suggestions: Brush 2 times a day […]

A Personal Reflection and Thank-You from Dr. Medianick

When I think about 2020, I think of LOSS. I think of patients and people in this community who have lost their jobs, or who have had to be on unemployment, many wondering how they are going to make it. I think of families jumping through hoops to provide for their kids’ altered education, and […]

It’s Not…“Just a Cleaning Appointment”

Every October we recognize National Dental Hygiene Month. This past month I got to thinking: “Why is my career as a dental hygienist important?” Many people think that as a dental hygienist, I just clean teeth. Did you know that cleaning teeth is the least important thing that I do? I have the privilege of […]

16 Signs You Need to See a Dentist

How can you know when it’s time to visit your dentist? Maybe you experience dental symptoms or have unanswered questions that leave you wondering. We at Boulevard Dental don’t want you to wonder any longer. That is why we have summarized two, online ADA Mouth Healthy articles that list the signs that indicate that it’s […]

Back-To-School Dental Checkups: 8 Secrets for Success

COVID-19 is very much on the minds of parents and kids at the start of this new school year. But did you know that the most common, chronic disease among school-age children is CAVITIES, according to the American Dental Association’s online Mouth Healthy article, “8 Secrets to a Successful Back-to-School Dental Checkup”? In fact, the […]

Vaping: How it Harms You and Your Oral Health

“Vaping” has become a hot topic in our culture as of late, and news coverage of it has particularly spiked recently. It is very important that you know exactly what vaping is and just how harmful it is to one’s body and oral health. Our hope is that you can productively use this information so […]

STRESS and Teeth Grinding

STRESS–There is a lot to be potentially stressed about in our world as of late. And did you know that one of the causes of teeth grinding or “bruxism” is stress and anxiety? You might also be surprised to hear that teeth grinding can impact your oral health more than you may know. We have […]

Boulevard Dental Associates is Open!

The COVID-19 pandemic has perhaps stretched us all to our limits in one way or another. As a dental practice, we were saddened that we were not able to see our patients during much of this time. That said, we are thrilled to announce that on June 3, the PA Department of Health issued the […]

COVID-19 Dental Hygiene Tips from Boulevard Dental Hygienists

We know that you have a lot on your mind right now during this COVID-19 pandemic, and dental hygiene may not be at the forefront of your mind. We understand this, yet we also know that dental hygiene is essential to the health of your mouth, as well as to your overall health. Currently, the […]

Emergency Dental Guidelines During COVID-19

COVID-19 has dramatically changed our lives, and dental care is just one of the many areas that has been impacted. As of March 26, 2020, the Pennsylvania Department of Health (DOH) directed dental facilities to cease all dental treatment except urgent and emergency procedures until further notice. According to Pennsylvania’s DOH website, this order is […]

Boulevard Dental Conducts Dental Health Presentations at Governor Mifflin Elementary Schools

For the third year in a row, Boulevard Dental partnered with all three Governor Mifflin Elementary Schools to conduct dental health presentations for 3rd graders. This was in coordination with the American Dental Association’s (ADA) initiative to educate students on dental health during February’s National Children’s Dental Health Month. Dr. Tim Medianick and Teresa Hanna, […]

Dental Tips for National Children’s Dental Health Month

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month! This is a wonderful opportunity for us at Boulevard Dental to share with you some tips for caring for your children’s teeth! Children should visit a dentist by age one or when their first tooth appears. We can help you prevent dental problems, since children can get cavities […]