Doctor Q&A for Dr. Dennis Cufone

A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Cufone
32 years experience Dentistry
temporary: Crest white strips are good for temporary whitening, like for a wedding or event. Since you control how long you wear them, you can stop if you start ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Cufone
32 years experience Dentistry
Decay: The depth of decay can only be judged by a radiograph so its impossible to predict online. The sooner you see your dentist, the lower your risk of nee ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Cufone
32 years experience Dentistry
Topical: Directly where the injection will go.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Cufone
32 years experience Dentistry
Anesthesia: The nitrous is used only to calm you down. In addition, you will have a topical anesthetic prior to your injection. This should provide proper anesthe ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dennis Cufone
32 years experience Dentistry
Rinse: Warm salt water rinses will do a better job than the biotene for your abcess. Use 2 tablespoons of salt in 1 glass of water. Swish around and spit. Y ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dennis Cufone
32 years experience Dentistry
Tmj: There are people who can get along with only their back teeth touching and have no problems. The "normal" bite would have anterior contacts also with ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Cufone
32 years experience Dentistry
Generally Dentists: Dentists are specialists of the mouth and are more familiar of whats normal vs abnormal. Most dentists also have advanced screening systems ( such as ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Cufone
32 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Many dentists claim to be cosmetic but there is no real specialty in dentistry for this. Do your homework, ask your friends, and consult an organizati ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Cufone
32 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Many dentists claim to be cosmetic but there is no real specialty in dentistry for this. Do your homework, ask your friends, and consult an organizati ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Cufone
32 years experience Dentistry
Get healthy: As others have mentioned, a healthy foundation is the most predictable factor to successful cosmetic dentistry. Extensive cosmetic work needs to be pl ... Read More
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