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Tooth Whitening Brighton NY

Teeth Whitening: Does Sensitivity Disqualify You?

Teeth whitening has helped millions of people gain confidence in their smile, and it continues to be one of the most frequently performed treatments in cosmetic dentistry. The popularity of teeth whitening isn’t a surprise; numerous methods of removing enamel stains have been tried over centuries of time. Many of the techniques have done more […]


Endodontics (Root Canal Therapy) Brighton NY

You Need to Know the Truth About Root Canal Therapy

Did you know that root canal therapy is over 150 years old? This restorative treatment has been performed millions of times over more than a century of time. That means there have been some good procedures and some bad ones. It means that the field of dentistry has evolved, too, and that the techniques that […]


Family Dentist Brighton NY

Bleeding Gums May Not Be What You Think

When you’re brushing and flossing your teeth, and you notice blood, there may be one thing on your mind. We have heard over and over again that bleeding gums are a sign of gum disease. You would think, then, the frequent sightings of blood in the sink would make us want to call the dentist. […]


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Oral Care Tips for Seniors

Historically, humans have had a certain perception of the aging process as an inevitable part of life. Of course, we know we can’t stop the body from growing older. However, advances are knowledge and healthcare have made it possible to age without the degree of consequences suffered by our ancestors. An example of this is […]


TMJ Treatment Pittsford, NY

Face and Head Pain Needs to be Addressed

Chronic headaches, facial pain, jaw stiffness; these are all problems that may stem from a problem with the moving parts of the mouth. When symptoms like these become persistent, it is nearly impossible to not get more than a little frustrated. To successfully reduce or eliminate painful symptoms, it is first necessary to recognize where […]


Tooth Pain? Don’t Wait to See Your Dentist!

Tooth pain is unmistakable, even though it may manifest in several forms. Sometimes, discomfort is so subtle that we wait a bit to schedule dental care. Even if you have a minor problem with sensitivity, a dental visit should be schedule if comfort doesn’t return completely within a couple of days. Mild pain needs to […]



Dental Services East Rochester, NY

Our New Year’s Resolution

We’re approaching the time of year when the natural inclination is to look back and look ahead. It is customary for us to pat ourselves on the back for a job well done as we transition into a new year. The New Year’s tradition also involves the making of at least one resolution for the twelve […]


Dental Implants Brighton NY

What It Really Means to Replace Teeth

Tooth loss has historically been a problem that humans have had to endure. Evidence suggests that early civilizations attempted to replace missing teeth with shells and other seemingly durable objects. In more recent history, we’ve come to rely on dentures made of various materials that mimic the natural appearance of teeth, as well as their […]


Porcelain Veneers Brighton NY

Two Easy Ways to Care for Veneers

Cosmetic dentistry treatments have evolved substantially over time, and are now more popular than ever. While professional teeth whitening is one of the most common ways to revive the smile, there has also been an increase in interest for porcelain veneers in recent years. Porcelain veneers are “jackets” that are adhered to the front of […]


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DeStefano Dentistry

600 Kreag Rd
Pittsford, NY 14534

Tel: 585.248.2383