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Justin Kenney

Dr. Justin Kenney is a Dentist practicing in Allentown, PA. Dr. Kenney 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.
16 years Experience
Justin Kenney
  • Allentown, PA
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Accepting new patients

Can I do teeth whitening with a front half fake incisor?

Fillings and crowns will not whiten, only natural tooth structure will change colors with whitening solutions.

For small kids how frequent should dentist visits be?

they should start seeing the dentist every 6 months around the age of 3

What is the right age for kids to brush their teeth on their own?

If you think she is ready then let her start doing them on her own and maybe you do them once a week or at least look really good after to make sure she is getting all of them

Why do my oral ulcers keep coming back?

Mouth sores are usually a virus or sort so if have a low immune system, you will get them more frequently. Trying more vitamin C, drinking more water, and a healthier diet and READ MORE
Mouth sores are usually a virus or sort so if have a low immune system, you will get them more frequently. Trying more vitamin C, drinking more water, and a healthier diet and see if that helps. If not, consult with your dentist or physician. 

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Do fillings need to be replaced?

They only need to be replaced if there is more decay present, cracked or stained. If 100% still intact, then they are good as is.

Tristan Schaffer

My tooth in the back is half broken, what should I do?

Try to get in to see a dentist ASAP to have it fixed or extracted. 

Tristan Schaffer

How can I close the gap between my frontal teeth?

Have you discussed this with your orthodontist that is doing your braces on why the gap has yet to close? Porcelain veneers may be an option for you once your braces are off. Tristan READ MORE
Have you discussed this with your orthodontist that is doing your braces on why the gap has yet to close? Porcelain veneers may be an option for you once your braces are off.

Tristan Schaffer
Office Manager

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

you should brush, floss and rince twice daily. If you dont like string floss then a water pik water flosser is a great alternative to flossing to maintain health gums. Tristan READ MORE
you should brush, floss and rince twice daily. If you dont like string floss then a water pik water flosser is a great alternative to flossing to maintain health gums.

Tristan Schaffer/Office Manager(610) 432-1228
kenneydental@yahoo.com
http://kenneydental.com

What can I eat or avoid eating to reduce plaque?

Some people are just more prone to plaque then others. An electric tooth brush may help. Staying away from sugar is good and drink lots of water. 

Clicking in my jaw

Yes, depending on the severity of the jaw issue, either a oral surgeon or pain specialist referral is given.

Can I whiten my teeth with baking soda alone?

Baking soda does not hurt your teeth. You can mix it with a little water to make a paste and brush with it. Hope this is helpful to you! Tristan Schaffer/Office Manager(610) READ MORE
Baking soda does not hurt your teeth. You can mix it with a little water to make a paste and brush with it. Hope this is helpful to you!

Tristan Schaffer/Office Manager(610) 432-1228
kenneydental@yahoo.com
http://kenneydental.com