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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 […]

8 Bad Brushing Habits

You may think you have everything under control as it relates to your brushing habits. But what if you are wrong? It could have serious consequences to your dental health. The American Dental Association (ADA), in their online Mouth Healthy article, “8 Bad Brushing Habits,” lays out 8 common, bad brushing habits and their solutions. […]

You Want to Pierce WHAT???

My grandmother took me to get my ears pierced when I was seventeen. (I had finally convinced my dad that God would still love me if I had holes in my ears)! We went to Pomeroys in the Berkshire Mall, where I believe they had a nurse come once a month to do ear piercing. […]

Tooth Sensitivity: There Just Might Be a Solution

If you have ever experienced those “zingers,” possibly from something you have eaten, from a dental procedure, or even while simply trying to clean your teeth, you know how painful they can be. You may even be among those whose tooth sensitivity has impacted your quality of life. But does it have to? We at […]

Silver Diamine Fluoride: A Painless and Effective Cavity Treatment

Chances are, you may have never heard of Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF), and if you have, you may not know a whole lot about it. We at Boulevard Dental think it is important that you become educated on what exactly SDF is, its effectiveness to treat cavities in both children and adults, and any adverse […]

Boulevard Dental Provides Free Mouthguards to Mifflin Football

  There’s a nip in the air…a sign that football season is upon us. And this football season is just one of several now in which Boulevard Dental has offered free-of-charge, custom-made, professional quality mouthguards to the entire Governor Mifflin Senior High football team. We love this partnership that we have formed with GM football. […]

Reading dentist gives more than smiles to orphans in Ukraine

Besides working on children’s teeth, Dr. Tim Medianick boosted spirits and self-esteem. Written by MIKE URBAN — Reading Eagle As Reading dentist Tim Medianick checked the teeth of children he’d come to care for in a Ukrainian orphanage, he saw so much damage. Many of the children had cavities and decay that were long-neglected, but […]