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What Your Oral Health Reveals to your Periodontist

The connection between periodontal disease and heart disease is well established in medical literature. Dr. Toscano, a periodontist in Manhattan, recognizes the key role that our oral health plays in the rest of our bodies. According to one study about 30% to 50% of American adults have mild to moderate gum disease. Another 5% to […]

Five Warning Signs of Gum Disease!

Do your gums bleed easily, feel tender and swollen. Perhaps you have chronic bad breath? All of these could be signs that you have gum disease. Manhattan periodontist Dr. Toscano is specifically trained to treat your periodontal needs. We often hear the term gum disease, in fact it’s one of the most common dental problems […]

Implant Dentist in Manhattan Encourages Adhesive Mutiny–Why?

Denture adhesives used to hold false teeth in position come with a host of complaints. Dr. Toscano, a specialty implant dentist in Manhattan, validates objections to the “chronic bad taste” and “mess in my mouth” that denture adhesives leave their wearers. Is an alternative available that eliminates the use of adhesives? Dental implants! Over time, […]