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Ask Dr. Keith Silverman: Are Tender (Bleeding) Gums a Health Risk?

No time for a check up? What’s the worse that can happen? You’re a busy guy. Really busy. We get it. But we regretfully inform you that any pain or bleeding when you brush is a sign your gums need care and this is the week to call the dentist. Invest in yourself and schedule a checkup…

Senior woman dental patient with beautiful smile thanks to Dr. Keith Silverman

Ask Dr. Keith Silverman: Can I get a great smile with cosmetic dentistry? (Say yes!)

You CAN have beautiful teeth! Are you one of the many people out there smiling with their mouth closed (or who have given up smiling all together!) It doesn’t have to be that way. Dr. Keith Silverman on the Upper West Side welcomes you to make an appointment for a consultation exam to discuss the in-office solutions now…

Dr. Keith Silverman provides dentistry for all ages. Grandfather, mother and son.

Ask Dr. Keith Silverman: How to select a family dentist

For over 25 years, the Upper West Side neighborhood office of family dentist, Dr. Keith Silverman has been proud to provide high quality dental care in a friendly and relaxed environment to all ages. Our team has been with us for many years and we love our patients! They have given us some terrific reviews…


Teeth Whitening and Invisalign®

5 Tips For a Perfect Selfie Smile Before you add your smile to the more than one million posted to social media every day, here’s some helpful selfie tips. Take care of your teeth This should go without saying, no? To give the best impression possible, you’re going to want to show off your pearly whites, right? Which,…

man suffering with pain in his jaw

Head or Neck Pain? See an Oral Medicine Expert For a TMJ Diagnosis

Head or Neck Pain? It Could Be TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint Disorders) Temporomandibular Joint Disorders. That’s a mouthful! TMJ often causes severe pain and discomfort. It can be temporary or last many years. TMJ might affect one or both sides of your face. It could be caused by an injury to your jaw, the joint, or the muscles…

Halloween Candy Tooth Illustration

3 FUN and Healthy Alternatives for Halloween Candy to Scare Away Cavities

Let’s face it, Halloween can be a really scary night to be a tooth with all that added sugar getting passed around. There are lots of fun alternatives that are sure to keep trick or treaters smiling throughout the night (not to mention help them keep that smile healthier without all that sugar!) Here are…