What Is the Dental Implant Process?

Dental implants require a dentist with a lot of experience in implantology, and for the best results, you want a professional who utilizes the latest techniques and technologies. Dr. Kaplansky, your implant dentist in Gasport, NY, and his colleagues, are the go-to dentists for quality implants. And their innovative approach to implant placement makes them […]

The Benefits of Teeth Whitening

Are you finding persistent stains on your teeth even with regular brushing? Or are you looking to add a bit of radiance to your smile? Your cosmetic dental appearance plays a significant role in your everyday life, and having discolored or stained teeth can replace what was once a proud, bright smile. At Dentistry by […]

Night Guards For Treating TMJ

Have you ever noticed a clicking sound in your jaw when chewing or yawning? Perhaps you’ve had a headache around your temples? Or maybe you’ve noticed jaw pain while chewing? These symptoms may be associated with temporomandibular joint dysfunction or TMJ. At Dentistry by Dr. Kaplansky, we treat patients around Lockport, Terry’s Corners, Wrights Corners, […]

How Sedation Dentistry Helps Patients

While routine dental appointments and other dental visits help our patients maintain their oral health and attractive smiles, we realize a visit to the dental office can cause some anxiety for some patients. Fortunately, whether you have slight nervousness and extreme dental anxiety, we have sedation dentistry options to help make your dental appointments more […]

How to Keep Halloween From Playing a Trick on Your Child’s Smile

Halloween is right around the corner, and that can only mean one thing: lots and lots of candy.  If you’re a parent, you may be feeling “spooked” about your child’s dental health going into the holiday season. After all, tooth decay is the most common chronic disease among children—and children who develop cavities in their […]

Sedation Dentistry: Laughing Gas 101

If you get nervous about dental procedures or are prone to dentist-related anxiety, maybe you’ve considered sedation dentistry in the past. But if you’ve never been sedated before, you might have worries or questions about the techniques. Dentists worldwide rely on dental sedation to help their patients feel more at ease and relaxed during dental […]

Emergency Dental Services We Offer in Lockport NY

Are you experiencing a severe toothache that’s keeping you up at night? Do you have a broken dental restoration or a tooth that was knocked loose during a baseball practice? At Dentistry by Doctor Kaplansky, we can treat your Gasport, NY dental emergency right here in our dental office. We offer a range of dental […]

What Is a Night Guard? And Why Did We Recommend It?

When you wake up, do you notice pain in your jaw, head, neck, or shoulders? Have you recently developed tooth sensitivity or pain? Does it hurt to open and close your jaw?  These are all symptoms of bruxism, the medical term for teeth grinding or clenching. Fortunately, treating teeth grinding in Gasport may be easier […]

When Having a Tooth Extracted Is in Your Best Interest

Dentistry has evolved, so people today can keep their teeth longer than ever before. Comprehensive dental exams and cleanings keep teeth and gums healthy, and restorative dentistry restores function to a broken or decayed tooth. Even so, there are cases where your Gasport dentist recommends tooth extraction to protect your overall oral health. You might […]

Can a Whiter Smile Really Help Me?

It may seem silly to think that whiter teeth could have a significant impact on the quality of your life. After all, there are so many things to worry about each day that have nothing to do with teeth! At Dentistry by Dr. Kaplansky, however, we routinely find that patients who are happy with their […]