Are you missing one, a few, or an entire arch of teeth? Then you are not alone. In fact, 120 million Americans are missing at least one tooth. Fortunately, thanks to advanced technology, high-quality materials, and the latest techniques, tooth replacement options today are safe and natural-looking – leaving you to just determine which alternative is best for your budget. However, it is crucial to remember that although the upfront dental implant cost is higher, they may save you money in the long run. Read on for four factors to consider when making your decision!(more…)
September 17, 2020
August 13, 2020
If you are missing one, a few, or an entire arch of teeth, dental implants in Revere can be a life-changing treatment option. In fact, many much-loved celebrity smiles are brought to you by restorative procedures like this (Demi Moore, George Clooney, and Tom Cruise to name a few!). However, if dental implants aren’t a good fit, it is important to know that innovations in dentistry and technology provide patients today with a number of solutions that are safe, effective, and virtually undetectable. Read on to find out what they are!(more…)
July 7, 2020
For patients with tooth decay, gum disease, and other dental injuries, your dentist’s top priority is saving your tooth. However, if these issues are neglected or you are missing a tooth, then opting for a dental implant is the next best option. In fact, roughly 3 million patients in the U.S. have dental implants, and an additional 500,000 implants are placed each year. Plus, this popular restorative procedure increased by over 6% between 2019 and 2020 alone! If you have a missing tooth, poor bite, or impaired speech and are thinking of opting for dental implants in Revere, then priority number one is finding the right dentist. To prevent the process from becoming overwhelming, read on for five things to look for in an implant dentist.(more…)
May 18, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed many aspects of our lives, including our focus on infection control. If you need dental care after weeks in quarantine, you’ll probably be looking for a “safe dentist near me” specifically. Thankfully, your Winthrop dentist has implemented several additional safety measures to safeguard your health while you receive the dental treatment you need. Find out how they’re helping you practice social distancing when you come in for your appointment during COVID-19.(more…)
April 25, 2020
During the quarantine, you’re doing your best to practice social distancing and stay home. You’re working from home, ordering your groceries online, and avoiding direct contact with other people as much as possible. Now is not the time to take unnecessary risks, which is why many businesses, stores, and practices are temporarily closed. Although your emergency dentist in Winthrop is still available for urgent treatment, you want to avoid putting you or their staff at risk of infection. In this blog post, you’ll learn how you can prevent dental emergencies during the quarantine and keep your smile healthy until some normalcy returns.(more…)
March 27, 2020
Do you enjoy listening to podcasts? Perhaps you listen to them as you do chores around the house, while you work out at the gym, or on your commute to work. Podcasts can be great resources for information and advice, entertainment, and motivation. We are excited to announce that all three generations of Brooks dentists recently participated in a podcast for Boston University, where both Dr. Howard and Dr. Stephanie attended dental school. During this podcast, they discuss running a family business, learning to adapt to the ever-evolving field of dentistry, and consistently delivering exceptional dental care to our patients. Before you listen to the podcast about your dentist in Boston, take a few minutes to learn more about each generation at Brooks Dental.(more…)
February 28, 2020
Right around this time of year, you can’t go anywhere without seeing red and pink hearts and for good reason. In February, we can celebrate not only love but heart health as well. It makes sense that February is Heart Disease Awareness Month, intended to help people learn more about the cause of 1 in every 4 deaths in the United States. If you visit us this month, don’t be surprised if you see us wearing red to help spread awareness!
You may already know some ways you can keep your heart healthy, such as regular exercise and eating more fruits and vegetables, but did you know that you can improve your heart health by taking care of your smile? It’s true! In fact, February is also Gum Disease Awareness Month, and by the end of this newsletter, you’ll understand why these two diseases share a month.(more…)
February 18, 2020
It’s the beginning of a new year and a new decade! Do you have goals for this year? We certainly do. This month is the perfect time to reflect on the past year and look ahead to positive changes, and we want to take this opportunity to share our thoughts with you, our amazing patients.(more…)
January 31, 2020
WE ARE PROUD TO HONOR BROOKS DENTAL FOR 60 YEARS OF SERVICE!
Brooks Dental is incredibly proud to be serving the residents of Winthrop and surrounding communities. It’s amazing to think that we’ve been established right here in Winthrop Center for 60 years now. Dr. Barry, Dr. Howard, and Dr. Stephanie Brooks are honored to continue the Brooks Dental legacy.(more…)
December 2, 2019
At Brooks Dental, we’ve been incredibly grateful to Winthrop and the surrounding communities for giving us the opportunity to provide exceptional dentistry, whether we are preventing dental disease or cosmetically enhancing smiles. Recently, one of our patients was ecstatic with the results of her cosmetic treatment, and we’re honored to share her personal testimonial in this month’s newsletter.
Zoe worked with Dr. Stephanie to choose the right treatment that would accomplish her goal of improving her smile. Below, we’ll be highlighting Zoe’s experience throughout the veneer process. If you’ve been considering improving your smile and think cosmetic dentistry is right for you, read on to learn more and follow Zoe’s story. (more…)