Happy Halloween from the Brighton Family Dental team! We hope that you and your family have big trick-or-treating plans for tonight, but, as your dental caregiver, we have to warn you against the dangers of Halloween candy. There is a reason, of course, why Halloween has earned a spot on dentists’ list of least favorite… Read more »
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Healthy Snacks for Healthy Teeth
What kind of food does your child snack on? Visit Dr. Villani for healthy alternatives to keep your child’s smile healthy.
Crossing the Bridge of Articulation
Are gaps in your teeth affecting your articulation? Could dental bridges be the solution to your pronunciation?
Are you a summertime movie-goer? Don’t let movie snacks get the best of your smile!
Movie food hovers near the top of our list of worst dental offenders. Got the summer blues from your movie snacks? Call Brighton Family Dental today at (617) 562-5210 to schedule an appointment.
A Few Facts About Fluoride
Dental fluoride is a routine part of most dental cleanings and exams at many dental offices. For some time, however, the use of fluoride has been a debate among dental and health professionals.
The question remains: Is fluoride good for you and your teeth, or not?
Well, the answer is yes. Fluoride contains a protective component for your teeth, but it can be harmful in certain circumstances, as well.
National Children’s Dental Health Month
This month is a very special month according to the American Dental Association. Each February, the ADA sponsors National Children’s Dental Health Month.
This month is dedicated to raising awareness about the importance of oral health, and the Brighton Family Dental Group team could not support the cause more!
Upgrade Your Old Fashioned Fillings
I’m Dr. Villani, one of the dentists at Brighton Family Dental Group, and I am proud to offer quality dental care to my patients. To do this, my team and I incorporate the latest and most advanced technological developments in the way we treat our patients.
I often see adult patients who have fillings they got when they were kids. I’m sure you know what I’m talking about: those metal, black/silvery looking fillings. Well, it seems like these fillings may not be as safe as dentists once thought. These traditional fillings are made from amalgam, which is a combination of silver, copper, and mercury, have been thought to be toxic.
Keep it Simple
I’m Dr. Thomas Villani of Brighton Family Dental, and I have a simple solution for you.
Here, at Brighton Family Dental, my team and I are dedicated to providing our patients with quality dental care. We offer a variety of cosmetic, restorative, and health-related procedures to our patients. The best part, however, is that we treat patients of all ages. That’s right, we can treat your entire family, from your 5 year old to your grandmother. After all, we are a family dental group.