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Dr. Joel David Rosenkrantz, DDS

Dentist

Dr. Joel David Rosenkrantz DDS is a top Dentist in Northvale, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Joel David Rosenkrantz DDS is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Joel David Rosenkrantz DDS is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Joel David Rosenkrantz DDS is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Northvale, NJ, Dr. Joel David Rosenkrantz DDS is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Joel David Rosenkrantz, DDS
  • Northvale, NJ
  • Accepting new patients

Which is better, root canal or implant?

It depends on how broken down the tooth is...maintaining your natural tooth is preferable if it has good remaining tooth structure after the Root canal therapy

What do healthy gums look like?

Light pink in color and a dry pebbled appearance

How is TMD diagnosed?

A Dentist can evaluate your possible TMD....There are no risk factors.

Does a teeth whitening have long-lasting effects?

Over time, the whitening effect will diminish, especially if you drink coffee, tea, red wine, and other foods with transferrable color. The whitening can be touched up periodically READ MORE
Over time, the whitening effect will diminish, especially if you drink coffee, tea, red wine, and other foods with transferrable color. The whitening can be touched up periodically to regain initial results.

Is it okay to swallow the gel applied for a mouth ulcer?

An occasional swallow will do you no harm. After all, the gel is in your mouth and no matter what some will end up in your stomach.

What is the medication that the dentist will use as an anesthesia before my root canal?

There are several formulations of a 'Novacaine' like drug: Carbocaine, Mepivacaine, Prilocaine, Septocaine...as far as I know, these rarely cause any adverse reactions.

I underwent a root canal treatment and it is in pain again. What could be the reason?

The root canal fill could be inadequate....there could be a crack in the root..the restoration on the tooth could be 'High'...you should go back to the Dr who treated you.

Pain after a filling?

Return to your dentist and have him address the issue.

How can I close the gap between my frontal teeth?

You can have the space closed by a simple bonding proceedure

How can flossing help in maintaining the health of teeth and gums?

flossing is the only way to remove the food that gets stuck between the teeth where they touch. It is also beneficial for the health of the gingival tissue.

What are the most visible signs and symptoms of a gum disease?

Bleeding gums when you brush, deposits on your teeth that can't be removed by normal brushing, swollen gums.....your dentist should be able to advise you of your periodontal condition. READ MORE
Bleeding gums when you brush, deposits on your teeth that can't be removed by normal brushing, swollen gums.....your dentist should be able to advise you of your periodontal condition.

What does bone loss in the teeth mean?

bone loss around your teeth is a normal occurrence as you age....the amount of bone loss is heightened by your diabetes...unfortunately bone loss is typically not reversible...excellent READ MORE
bone loss around your teeth is a normal occurrence as you age....the amount of bone loss is heightened by your diabetes...unfortunately bone loss is typically not reversible...excellent oral hygiene is key..along with regular cleanings at your dentist....hope this was helpfull......Dr Joel Rosenkrantz