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Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Waltham, MA Dentist
...Farzaneh & Associates, our dentists are committed to your individual attention and strive to provide personalized oral health care tailored for your unique dental needs and goals...

Meet our Professionals
...He is a strong advocate of improving patients’ oral health and actively educates in areas such as proper oral hygiene and smoking cessation...

Dental Services
... Services we offer include: Bonding, to repair small chips or cracks Cosmetic Contouring Cosmetic Dentistry Crowns & Bridgework, to replace large amounts of lost tooth structure and/or missing teeth Dental Implants, for the longest-lasting tooth replacement available today Fillings, to make your teeth strong and healthy again Grafts Periodontal (Gum) Disease Therapy, to prevent tooth loss Porcelain Veneers, for repairing larger chips and cracks, and reshaping teeth Professional Teeth Cleanings, to maintain good oral health Removable Dentures, to help you smile again Root Canal Treatment, to save an infected tooth Sealants, to protect children's teeth from decay Teeth Whitening, to brighten a faded or discolored smile TMJ/TMD Treatment, for chronic jaw pain Tooth Extractions, when a tooth is hopelessly damaged or decayed Emergency Dental Treatment If you have a life-threatening or severe injury, call 911 or go directly to the nearest hospital emergency room...

Sofia Vergara: 'Obsessed' With Oral Hygiene
...Oral health problems such as tooth decay and gum disease are much easier — and less expensive — to treat in the earliest stages...

Oral Health Concerns for Preteens
As if the preteen years didn’t give kids and their parents enough to think about, new oral health concerns loom on the horizon...

Nancy O'Dell on Making Oral Hygiene Fun for Kids
...We would like to see every child get off to an equally good start! If you have questions about your child’s oral health, please contact us or schedule an appointment for a consultation...

Actor David Ramsey Discusses Baby Bottle Tooth Decay
...You can also learn more by reading the Dear Doctor magazine articles “The Age One Dental Visit” and “Dentistry & Oral Health for Children...

Take These Steps to Prevent Early Decay in Your Baby's First Teeth
...While such damage immediately affects a child’s nutrition, speech development and self-esteem, it could also impact their future oral health...

IV Sedation can help Relax Patients with Acute Dental Visit Anxiety
...Performed with the utmost care, IV sedation could make your next dental procedure pleasant and uneventful, and impact your oral health for the better...

We'll Help You Maintain Your Oral Health After Gum Disease
It’s been a long road back to oral health for you after periodontal (gum) disease...

10 Tips to Tame Bad Breath
...A coated tongue can be a source of bad breath, so brush your tongue as well as your teeth or use a tongue scraper, which can be purchased in the oral health aisle of your local pharmacy...

Baseball's Francisco Lindor Shines as "Mr. Smile"
...If your oral health is good but your smile is not as bright as you’d like it to be, we can discuss a number of cosmetic dental treatments that can help...

Why Smoking and Dental Implants Don't Mix
...The reasons stem from smoking’s effect on oral health...

Have Your Child's Chronic Mouth Breathing Checked to Avoid Bite Problems
...If you would like more information on promoting oral health in your child, please contact us or schedule an appointment for a consultation...

It's National Gum Care Month - Take Care of Your Gums
...And once plaque hardens to form calculus (tartar), it cannot be removed during your regular oral health care routine at home...

Wisdom Teeth Warrant Close Watch to Avoid Future Health Issues
...Patients who are having adverse oral health effects from impacted wisdom teeth should consider removing them, especially if they’ve already encountered dental disease...

Topical Fluoride is a Safe Way to Protect Your Child's Teeth from Decay
...The Cochrane Oral Health Research Group recently reviewed studies on topical fluoride applications involving nearly 10,000 children and adolescents between the ages of 2 and 15...

Any Time, Any Place: Cam Newton's Guide to Flossing
...But the ADA stands by its recommendations for maintaining good oral health: Brush twice a day for two minutes with fluoride toothpaste; visit your dentist regularly for professional cleanings and checkups; and clean between teeth once a day with an interdental cleaner like floss...

Spring Into Better Oral Health
...A growing body of research points to a connection between oral health and overall health—especially when it comes to systemic (whole-body) diseases such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, rheumatoid arthritis and others...

4 Ways Dairy Can Boost Oral Health
...In honor of National Dairy Month in June, here are four ways dairy boosts your oral health:Dental-friendly vitamins, minerals and proteins...

Test Your Expertise in Caring for Your Child's Dental Health With This Short Quiz
Your child’s current dental care sets the stage for good oral health later in life...

Sedation Can Help a Child Receive Needed Dental Care Now and in the Future
...Their anxiety could be a roadblock to getting the treatment they need to maintain good oral health and development...

Replace Your Teeth in Stages With the Help of Dental Implants
...But most dentists would agree that keeping natural teeth for as long as practical is better for a person's overall oral health and to slow any potential bone loss...

4 Things You Can Do To Protect Oral Health During Cancer Treatment
...Besides the extra disease prevention offered by dental cleanings, the dentist can also monitor for any changes in oral health and provide treatment if appropriate...

How to Ensure Your Child's Teeth and Gums Stay Healthy Now and Later
...You can also learn more about this topic by reading the Dear Doctor magazine article “Top 10 Oral Health Tips For Children...

Good Oral Health Starts Early
February is Children's Dental Health Month—the perfect time to talk about the oral health of the little ones in your family...

Love Your Heart, Love Your Gums
...And while we think about our heart health, let's talk about the connection between cardiovascular health and oral health...

4 Ways Alcohol Could Affect Your Oral Health
...The latter is particularly true when it comes to oral health...

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