Dental Implants are More Popular Than Ever: For Good Reason!

A recent press release by iData Research on today’s rapidly growing dental implant market explains that, “dental implants have earned the reputation of being the best aesthetic option for single tooth replacement.” Implants give the look, function and feel of regular teeth, a result no traditional denture can provide. More reminders of why we’re proud...

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The 69th PA Irish Volunteers (with Dr. Levine) Show Their Respect

Recognize that face? Yes, it’s our Dr. Levine marching again with the 69th PA Irish Volunteers Civil War reenactment regiment in a recent Bridesburg, PA Memorial Day celebration. Between firing their weapons (58 caliber Enfield rifles) into the air during the one-hour parade route and the authenticity of their Civil War-era uniforms, this group always...

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Only Four Dental Implants for a Full “Arch” of Teeth

An entire arch of teeth—upper or lower—using only four dental implants? Yes, it’s possible and a great option for many of our patients. The name of the procedure —All-on-4™ —explains what we do in a nutshell. In most instances, we can totally replace a full upper or lower set of teeth with a full, fixed...

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Xerostomia? What it is and Why You Should Care

Ever wake up in the middle of the night feeling parched? Sometimes that dry mouth feeling means that your salivary glands (one of our body’s defense mechanisms) aren’t producing sufficient saliva to keep your mouth moist. As a result, foods, especially carbs, that normally might be washed away, can linger on your teeth too long....

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Dr. Levine Again Shares Knowledge at UNC

Dr. Levine wears many hats. His busy life includes “giving back” and sharing his time and knowledge while mentoring to inspire others in his field. He frequently serves as a guest lecturer throughout the country, sharing his expertise with post-graduate periodontal, implantology and prosthodontic residents, dental students and faculty at universities and dental schools. Recently,...

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Another Successful Peru Trip!

It was a hot and sweaty adventure, but, as always, oh so worthwhile! The Growing Smiles Foundation team, including 13 dental students from the Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry (Temple University), ventured to Peru at the end of February for our 6th annual humanitarian pilgrimage at the Centro De Salud Mental Comunitario “San Sebastian”...

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Poor Gum Health Could be Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease

We try to keep our patients aware of the latest findings on periodontal disease. In recent years, there has been a multitude of research linking periodontal disease (also known as severe gum disease or gingivitis) to other systemic diseases of the body like cancer and kidney disease. A recent report published in Science Advances links...

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Another Google Review WINNER!

Drumroll please…. Our latest Google Review contest winner is… Hasha Salaman!  By posting her review, Hasha automatically entered our regular drawing and, as the current winner, ended up with two tickets to downtown Doylestown’s Domani Star, another one of our favorite local restaurants. Thanks, Hasha for your incredibly kinds words: “Is there a ten-star rating? All...

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Gum Depigmentation: What is it? Should You Consider it?

Also known as gingival hyperpigmentation, or gingival pigmentation, those brown or black skin splotches that sometimes occur naturally on gum tissue are normally caused by excess melanin, natural pigments also found in our hair and even eyes. Individuals most commonly affected are those with dark skin. Smoking and long-term use of particular medications can also...

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Quality of Patient Care is Always Our Top Concern

Dr. Levine recently was interviewed for a featured article for Academy News, the quarterly publication of the Academy of Osseointegration* (Volume 29, Number 4, 2018). The article, Six Keys to Team Stability, describes the practice philosophy of the Pennsylvania Center for Dental Implants and Periodontics. As Dr. Levine explains, team members include the implant surgeon, the...

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