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When Should I Floss My Teeth?

When Should I Floss My Teeth?

With new research emerging about the benefits of flossing, many patients of Drs. Galligan and Villa Dental Studio in Staten Island, NY ask specific questions about this key part of oral hygiene. For instance, when should you floss? How often should it be done? And,...
General Dentistry: True or False?

General Dentistry: True or False?

All too often, people avoid going to the dentist because they fear that the visit will be painful or that their dentist will judge them. Modern general dentistry has changed a lot over the years, and you might be surprised at just how pleasant a trip to see your...
Benefits of TMJ Treatment

Benefits of TMJ Treatment

If you are experiencing stiffness or pain in your jaw, it’s possible that you have temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJ). Of course, there are other symptoms, like headaches or neck pain, stiffness in the upper back, and clicking or locking in the jaw, but these are...