Dover Office
6-16 East Blackwell St., Unit 4B
Dover, NJ
Phone: 973-989-3900
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Common Dental Questions

How often do I need a checkup?

A double blind study completed in 1987 showed that effective maintanence against periodontal disease and decay required quarterly professional cleanings. Cleanings every six months allowed the same degree of breakdown as yearly cleanings.
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When should I throw away my toothbrush?

eplacing your toothbrush frequently helps reduce the transmission of bacteria which cause colds, flu, bronchitis, and upset stomach -- not to mention cavities and gum disease.
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I have braces. How should I brush my teeth?

Wearing braces means you must care for your teeth better than ever before. Due to their design, braces trap food particles on your teeth where plaque can start building.
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Should I watch what I eat because of my braces?

You bet. Steer clear of sticky or hard foods that can clint to your braces or damage them or your teeth as well. Avoid sweets in general. If you can do all that, you'll be rewarded with straighter teeth and a beautiful and healthier smile.
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What happens if I get a severe tooth ache outside of office hours?

If you're in severe pain and we're not in ,you can call our office, we always provide an emergency line on our answering machine. At other times, you can go to an emergency room and get a prescription for pain relief that should take you to morning.
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Dr. Patricia Patterne
Teeth Whitening, Botox / Fillers , Cosmetic and Preventive Dentistry.
We Speak English and Spanish.

Dover Office
6-16 East Blackwell St., Unit 4B
Dover, NJ
Phone: 973-989-3900

Dr. Patricia Patterne is a natural born artist, who decided to use her talent by combining it with dentistry to create beautiful, happy, healthy smiles. She is a family oriented individual who enjoys quality time with her husband and two daughters. Her philosophy is providing personalized family dental care.

Dr. Patterne graduated from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 1998. She is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, New Jersey Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and the Facial Beauty Institute. her purpose is to always improve oral health and total body wellness.

We've always seen our dental practice as one that combined state-of-the-art technology with a deep caring for our patients' overall health and welfare. This site gives us a new way to fulfill our commitments to you.


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