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How often do you need to visit a dentist ?

Whether you are 70 or 7, your oral health is important for overall health. Did you know that more than 100 million Americans fail to see a dentist each year, even though regular dental examinations and good oral hygiene can prevent most dental disease?   There’s no “perfect” number of regular dental visits recommended by […]

Dental Implants in Burlington MA – A popular option for tooth replacement

Do you have missing teeth and want to improve something about your smile, ask yourself these three questions Dental Implants at Modern Smiles Dental Care Do you want the most natural-looking smile? Because implants fuse to your jaw bone, which provides support for artificial teeth. Dentures and bridges which are mounted to implants won’t slip […]

Halloween Dental Care in Burlington MA

Plan To Trade Your Kid’s Halloween Candy Without Causing an Uproar Kids have been working hard at their costumes and Trick and Treat neighborhood route.  They know the houses who give out the good candy and remiss them all year. Once the candy haul is in they meticulously compile their loot.  Parent dread looking at […]

The Clock Is Ticking ….

  Dentist Care in Burlington MA The holiday season is around the corner and your calendar is filling up with obligations. But, even though holiday season is a busy time for families, it might be worthwhile to add a few dental appointments to your schedule. Give yourself the gift of good oral health this season […]

Modern Smiles Dental Care accepts Delta Dental Insurance

Delta Dental Dentist in Burlington MA Dr. Sarita Malhotra, DMD is a Delta dental provider.   As a Burlington Delta dental in network provider, we work with Delta Dental to offer you excellent dentistry that meets your needs.  Your Dental Dental insurance benefits will be accepted, and we will be happy to file your insurance claims […]

Invisalign Clear Braces – Do you wish to change something about your smile?

Do you wish to change something about your smile, are you considering Invisalign braces? Burlington dentist Dr. Sarita Malhotra discusses Invisalign Invisalign is an orthodontic treatment that helps to straighten teeth. Invisalign uses clear aligners instead of metal brackets that are custom-made for you. The aligners are virtually invisible and fit snugly over your teeth. […]

Navigating the Dental Insurance Maze

Dental insurance can be difficult to understand and navigate.   Consider this statistic from a study reported in the New York Times, Navigating the dental insurance maze A doctor in America spends on the average $80,000/year dealing with insurance companies An employee in a doctor’s office spends 21 hours per week dealing with insurance companies There are […]

Time to Brighten and Whiten your smile

According to a survey conducted by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, when people are asked what would improve their smile, most answered it would be whiter teeth. Burlington dentist Dr. Sarita Malhotra address the teeth whitening options These are some of the survey results from people request whitening. Percent of orthodontists who had patients […]

Why do we get bad breath ?

Bad breath happens. If you’ve ever gotten that not-so-fresh feeling at a meeting (surrounded by your co-workers) you’re not alone. Studies show that 50 percent of adults have had bad breath, or halitosis, at some point in their lives. Burlington dentist Dr. Sarita Malhotra address the importance of treating bad breath Bad breath starts in […]

Does my young athlete need an Athletic Mouthguard ?

If you have a young athlete in the family, then the answer is YES.  Children playing any form of contact sport need to protect their teeth, just as you would wear helmets while biking or football. Burlington dentist Dr. Sarita Malhotra address the importance of mouth guards Mouthguard help cushion an impact, typically they protect […]