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What’s NEW at Boulevard Dental

It’s 2023--a New Year! But at Boulevard Dental, we regularly strive to keep things fresh and new. We don’t like to settle, and we don’t think we should ever settle. Our desire for excellence requires that we regularly make changes for the better. You may have noticed some of these changes recently at Boulevard Dental. [...]

Our Gift to You

What gift do you need this Christmas? We’re not talking about the kind of gift you WANT, but the kind of gift you NEED. It’s true that it is wonderful to give gifts to others at Christmas. This is the spirit of Christmas, and it is wonderfully fulfilling at the same time as well. But [...]

KöR Teeth Whitening System

Recently, we at Boulevard Dental Associates have begun to use the KöR Whitening System. We have been very happy with the results. We would like to take the time to explain why we have chosen this system over some other available whitening systems out there in the market. We think that you will be just [...]

X-Rays Don’t Just Help Find Cavities!

There are many reasons we may need to take dental X-rays at Boulevard Dental. X-Rays don’t just help to diagnose cavities—they help do much more than that! Read more below about the multiple purposes of X-rays, the safety precautions we take with them, the different types of dental X-rays we offer, and the ways we [...]

Sonicare Electric Toothbrushes

You have always used a manual toothbrush. Why should you change now? Or you use an electric toothbrush, but you want to understand more about the benefits. There are in fact many benefits to using an electric toothbrush versus a manual toothbrush. Most importantly, electric toothbrushes are much more efficient in removing plaque and stain, [...]

Dr. Medianick Explains Back-to-School Dental Visits

What is a back-to-school dental visit? Dr. Medianick explains that a back-to-school dental visit is an appointment with your child’s dentist in which the dentist evaluates the overall health of your child’s mouth. What is evaluated at a back-to-school dental visit? Several crucial areas of your child’s oral health are evaluated at this appointment. Below [...]

Nutrition and Oral Health

There is so much more to dentistry than drilling and filling teeth; nutrition is key in order to maintain a healthy mouth. Dentists must consider the underlying root causes of your dental issues in order to properly treat you, and your nutritional habits can be a significant underlying root cause of your dental problems. We [...]

Nancy’s Retirement Interview

If you don’t know already, our AMAZING front desk woman—Nancy—is retiring! It feels like she is a permanent part of our practice! We had a chance to sit down with Nancy before her retirement this month to ask her a few questions about her history with the practice and her future plans. We think you [...]

A Game Plan for Dental Emergencies

It can happen at the most inconvenient time. There’s a big event scheduled for the weekend and CRACK—your tooth breaks or chips. OR, a dull toothache develops and worsens, only a few days before your family vacation. “This was not in the plan!” you think. Dental emergencies can be incredibly frustrating, but we at Boulevard [...]

TMJ: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

What is TMJ? TMJ stands for temporomandibular joint, but these initials also refer to a painful disorder related to this joint. The American Dental Association (ADA) online article “TMJ” explains that the TMJ joint works together with muscles, ligaments and the jaw bone which all enable you to open and close your mouth and control [...]

A Response to the Ukraine Invasion

Horror…Disgust…Deep Grief. These are some of the feelings I feel about the current invasion of the Russian army into Ukraine. They are the feelings you have when one day you wake up and find that life has forever changed. I know that we own a dental practice, and that we are in the business of [...]

The Impact of Oral Health on Heart Health

One way to help prevent heart disease is to keep your mouth healthy and free of disease! We all know that maintaining a healthy weight, eating a well-balanced diet, exercising and not smoking are ways to promote a healthy heart. What you may not know is that brushing, flossing and visiting your dental professional regularly [...]