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Dr. Bita Mosleh, DDS

Dentist

Dr. Bita Mosleh is a Dentist practicing in Oyster Bay, NY. Dr. Mosleh specializes in preventing, diagnosing, and treating diseases and conditions associated with the mouth and overall dental health. Dentists are trained to carry out such treatment as professional cleaning, restorative, prosthodontic, and endodontic procedures, and performing examinations, among many others.
23 years Experience
Dr. Bita Mosleh, DDS
  • Oyster Bay, NY
  • New York University (NYU)
  • Accepting new patients

When is a periodontist preferred over a dentist?

We refer patients to a periodontist when they have excessive bone loss and pocket depths. We complete scaling and root planing and Arestin in house to prevent any kind of surgical READ MORE
We refer patients to a periodontist when they have excessive bone loss and pocket depths. We complete scaling and root planing and Arestin in house to prevent any kind of surgical procedures with a periodontist. It’s a case by case call.

How is TMD diagnosed?

There are many signs to TMD, such as clicking of your jaw, pain upon opening in your joint and face, neck pain, headaches and tension headaches, fractured teeth and flattening READ MORE
There are many signs to TMD, such as clicking of your jaw, pain upon opening in your joint and face, neck pain, headaches and tension headaches, fractured teeth and flattening of tooth cusps. Each patient presents differently, and we decide whether a hard guard or soft guard would best help the patient.

Does a teeth whitening have long-lasting effects?

There are no negative effects to teeth whitening. Some patients do better with in-office and others with take home trays. We can discuss what will work best for you at the visit, READ MORE
There are no negative effects to teeth whitening. Some patients do better with in-office and others with take home trays. We can discuss what will work best for you at the visit, but there is no enamel erosion if that is a concern.

What is the life of a dental implant?

Nothing is meant to last “forever” and it is not true with dental implants either. The best option is to complete any procedure to tray as save your natural dentition before opting READ MORE
Nothing is meant to last “forever” and it is not true with dental implants either. The best option is to complete any procedure to tray as save your natural dentition before opting to extract and implant. Bruxism can have negative effects on implants and cause fracture.

Why am I feeling numb around where I had a root canal?

If ever you have numbness that lasts for longer than “normal” dental anesthesia, you must contact your doctor immediately.