Category Archives: General Dentistry

Now That I Can Go to the Dentist, How Can I Minimize My Risk?

By: Dr. Samantha Rawdin We’re not sure about you, but we were literally counting down the days until Governor Cuomo said that we could enter Phase II of reopening the state. During all that downtime we had, we spent many hours planning on how reopening would impact the safety of our patients and our employees. […]


We’ve Reopened – What To Expect At Your Next Dental Appointment

We have reopened our office and look forward to welcoming you back! NY state has officially allowed dental practices to start seeing patients on a routine basis as of June 1, 2020. In preparation, we reviewed new protocols with our staff and made sure everything is in place for a safe return to practice for […]


Nasal Breathing: Your Secret Weapon Against COVID-19?

By: Rosie Torres, R.D.H. We already know that coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is spread similarly to how other flu-like diseases spread – through saliva or mucus droplets in the air. But did you know that the body has a natural filter for that? It’s called the nose. With May being “Mouth Breathing Awareness” month, let’s […]


How To Keep Your Teeth Healthy While In Quarantine

By: Dr. Rebecca Koenigsberg Dental offices may are now closed for routine care, so good home care is more important than ever. The most important thing you can do at home is proper brushing twice a day and flossing every day. Brushing Make sure to use a brush with straight bristles and throw away the […]


How can composite resin bonding be used in improving the smile?

Imperfections of the smile can make a patient feel self-conscious about how they look when they interact with others. Some patients may avoid smiling when socializing, while others may hide their smile behind their hands. Instead of hiding and avoiding contact with others because of the appearance of the smile, patients are urged to work […]


5-Simple Ways To Slay A Toothache

By: Rosie Torres, R.D.H. Did you know? February 9th is National Toothache Day! It also happens to be The Feast of St. Apollonia (the Patron Saint of Dentistry) and it is also the day that the Hershey Candy Company was founded. Coincidence? Hmmm…. We’ve all probably had it happen to us at one time or […]


Get A Floss Buddy And Other Tips To Brush Up Your Oral Hygiene Routine

By: Liza Alicea B.A, R.D.H  Welcome 2020! January, the first month of the New Year, is traditionally known for fresh starts. We discard behaviors that no longer serve us and replace them with intentions that benefit us in the long run.  In exploring homecare options, we often need to dabble with all obstacles that prevent […]


Holiday Canapé Stuck Between Your Teeth? Follow These Tips!

By: Liza Alicea  BA, RDH While feasting at a shindig one of the holiday canapés gets stuck between your teeth and you forgot to pack floss…what do you do? The Easy Solution In a perfect world,  you head  for the hors d’oeuvres that are deliciously skewered on a toothpick. Voila! You can use the pick […]


5-Signs You Have A Cavity

By: Dr. Andrew Koenigsberg Most of the time you cannot tell if you have a cavity. Like most chronic diseases, (think high blood pressure, diabetes, heart disease), there are no symptoms until the disease is very advanced. Fortunately, now days we have diagnostic aids to detect disease before there are symptoms. That is why it […]


General Dentistry NYC

How to Properly Brush and Floss Your Teeth

At Gallery 57 Dental, our team works closely with patients to help them achieve and maintain their oral health and wellness. One part of preventative dentistry is taking good care of the smile. This includes brushing and flossing properly. While we all brush and floss our teeth each day, are we really doing it correctly? […]


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