Category Archives: General Dentistry

5 Facts About Canker Sores

By: Dr. Rebecca Koenigsberg Canker sores are painful white ulcers inside your mouth that tend to sneak up on you when you’re most vulnerable. Winter flu, times of stress, or just cleaning your teeth a little too roughly can trigger their appearance. How can something so small cause so much discomfort? 1. What are canker […]


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Are PFASs In Dental Floss Harmful To Your Health?

By: Dr. Andrew Koenigsberg There has been some recent news about an article in the Journal of Exposure Science & Environmental Epidemiology (2019) that found an increase in “per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs)” in people who used some types of floss. What are PFAS? PFASs are found in many products as they are used in nonstick […]


5-Ways Probiotics Improve Oral Health

By Dr. Andrew Koenigsberg What are Probiotics? Probiotics are all the rage and easily available at your local drugstore or any health food store.In the battle against disease causing bacteria, probiotics are a natural way to help defend your body by increasing the number of good microorganisms and fighting the bad ones. Studies have shown […]



How Safe And Necessary Are Dental X-rays?

By: Dr. Rebecca Koenigsberg X-ray technology has changed dramatically since the 1800’s when Nobel Prize winning German physicist Wilhelm Rontgen made his discovery. Early X-rays used large doses of radiation. New technology, safety procedures and regulations have greatly reduced exposure to well within maximum permissible dose levels. At Gallery57Dental, we have the latest digital sensors […]


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G57 Recommends Sugar-Free Zollipops For Trick or Treaters!

“Lollipops will rot your teeth!” 7-year Alina Morse, a sucker for suckers,   was fed up of hearing this warning and so did something about it. She mobilized her whole family into helping her create Zollipops,  a sugar- free, plant based lollipop. She’s now a 12-years old multimillionaire and the tooth- friendly fruits of her labor are […]


Brushing In The Shower – Gross Or Smart?

By: Dr. Andrew Koenigsberg Another great divide among Americans is whether or not it’s okay to brush and floss your teeth in the shower.  For some of us it’s a great time saver and others believe it’s just plain gross. “When I saw through the steamy fog that my boyfriend was brushing his teeth in […]


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What Should I Expect During a Cleaning?

If you’ve recently moved to a new town, then you know that you need to do a few things: identify the nearest hospital in case an emergency happens, find a great babysitter who loves your kids, and find a few restaurants that can feed you when you’re too lazy to cook. But, have you remembered […]


SNORING AFFECTS EVERYONE!

By: Dr. Robert Rawdin Whether you are the one snoring or the bed partner of someone who snores, you are affected.When snoring is loud and happens very often there is a high likelihood that there is associated Sleep Apnea. Untreated Sleep Apnea Can Be Life Threatening Sleep Apnea is a serious health condition and will […]



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