Smile Arts of NY

Routine Preventative Dental Visits are the Most Effective Ways to Avoid Future Dental Treatments

While a myriad of dental procedures exist to solve any number of issues. Most problems can have been remedied by preventative measures.

Before: Plaque, calculus and tartar present

The most effective strategy to fight cavities and gum disease is to see your dentist or dental hygienist for a routine check-up and a dental cleaning. This easy step that takes no more than 2 hours out of the year can save thousands of dollars and save hours spent in a dental chair.

The most effective at home measures are flossing and brushing teeth twice a day. When gums are subject to food particles for long periods of time they get inflamed. This gum inflammation is called gingivitis. Flossing removes plaque from your gums to keep them healthy. Brushing also removes food particles from teeth and gums to prevent cavities.

Using a Fluoride mouthwash nightly, such as ACT, helps to keep cavities from forming. Fluoride can actually reverse cavities while they’re still very small. That’s the reason NYC tap water is fluoridated.

ACT Mouthwash

To encourage patients to get their routine cleanings, Smile Arts of NY is offering Professional LED teeth whitening for just one dollar with your next routine exam and dental cleaning.

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About Dr. Peter Mann

Dr. Peter Mann

Having completed NYU School of Dentistry and a General Residency program in Kings County hospital.  Dr. Peter Mann has trained with some of the top world renowned dentists.  Being recognized in 2009 with a fellowship award from the (ICOI) International Congress of Oral Implantology and in 2012 with a fellowship award from the (AGD) Academy of General Dentistry.   

In 2009 Dr. Peter Mann decided it was time to achieve his vision by opening his dental office to provide outstanding dental services to NYC residents.  Smile Arts of NY is located  in the heart of Manhattan on E. 40th between Madison and Park ave.

Originally born in Ukraine, when iron curtain of communism collapsed his family took the opportunity to pursue the American dream by moving to New York. Dr. Peter Mann has lived in New York ever since, for over 33 years. His goal is to provide excellent dental experience for his fellow New Yorkers.

Dr. Mann lives minutes from the office. Patients undergoing treatment have his cell phone number and can always get in touch with any questions or concerns. It’s not unusual to see Dr. Mann arriving after hours to help a patient with an emergency.