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Yuliya Alterman is Creating a Life on Her TermsThe History Behind Her SmileWhen you see Dr. Alterman laughing with her patients or lighting up the room with her smile, you can also sense that something deeper is there: That her heart and soul are present. That she’s worked hard to get where she is. That she has strong roots and a powerful history behind her.And all of that is true....

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We are so thrilled to have the opportunity to expand our practice, and it’s all thanks to you — our wonderful clients! Now, you can visit us at our original office location in Chelsea, or our NEW office in the Upper West side!853 11th Ave, New York, NY, 10019 (212) 201-0718 Call today to schedule your appointment and come check out our new digs!Cheers! We celebrated our grand opening on M...

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Join us for this free, fun event with balloons, refreshments, music and many activities to choose from for the whole family. It's a great way for kids to get to know our staff in a fun, carefree environment.For the kids, we’ll have… * Story time with author and dentist, Dr. Esther * Games and activities * Win prizes while learning about teeth and oral hygiene * Photos with our party mascot, Mr. ...

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In the realm of NYC real estate, when I say “Chelsea” you say: Gay bars. Art galleries. Trendy restaurants. The Highline. A hip and soulful dental practice. Errrr…. say that last one again?You read it correctly: In the midst of one of NYC’s hippest, most lively neighborhoods, there lives a dental practice with just as much soul and charm as its bustling streets: none other than So...

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Understanding and avoiding grinding your teeth and its side effects. You may not even know you're doing it. But if you wake in the morning with jaw pain, headaches, or chipped enamel on your teeth, you might be grinding your teeth in your sleep, a condition called bruxism.Getting to know Bruxism In most instances, teeth grinding is a nighttime problem - if you have bruxism, you're like...

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Anti-plaque, anti-gingivitis, alcohol-free — your pharmacy’s oral health section has a wide varietyof mouth rinse products to choose from, all of them promising to protect your teeth and gums and freshen your breath. But how can you know which claims are true? And do you really need to use a mouth rinse — or is good brushing and flossing enough? “There are three major categories [of mout...

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This dental expert explains why sealants are a great alternative for your kids.Dental sealants, introduced in the 1960s, are a plastic coating, similar to a filling, placed in the deep grooves and pits on your teeth. Because of the shape and location of these grooves, they are often hard and sometimes impossible to completely clean with your toothbrush making them very susceptible to cavities. T...

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There is a saying," you are what you eat". And in no better place can that be seen than in your teeth. This is because many foods and drinks can cause plaque, which does heavy damage your teeth. Plaque is a bacteria-filled sticky film that contributes to gum disease and tooth decay. After you eat a sugary snack or meal, the sugars causes the bacteria to release acids that attack tooth’s...

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Get your kids smiles to a great start this school with these simple tips.It’s the start of a new school year, and your kids are set with new clothes and school supplies. But don’t forget about oral health! Add these dental health tips to your back-to-school checklist.1. Take your kids to the dentist Start the school year right with a dental cleaning and exam. Ask your child’s den...

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Could rust removed be the answer to millions of people who suffer from sensitive tooth problems? A chemical that is usually used as a rust remover may also help people with sensitive teeth. A sticky patch which contains a gel layer of the chemical potassium oxalate is being tested as a treatment for people with the condition. The patch is stuck onto the painful tooth in much the same way as stri...

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