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January 29, 2015

Do you look at other people's perfect smiles and wish that you had taken the time as a teenager to wear braces? Do you think that because you're an adult, you're "too old" for braces or maybe you don't want to be embarrassed by wearing traditional metal braces?

If these statements describe you and you live in the Buffalo, New York area, Dr. Evola and Forestream Dental may have just the right solution for you. Have you heard of Invisible Braces?

Invisible Braces is a system of clear, plastic aligners that move your teeth...

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November 25, 2014

What lady doesn’t love a great lipstick? But most especially during the holidays, when we smile long and often, Buffalo Dentist Dr. Larry Evola can attest to the fact that no store-bought cosmetic can take the place of bright, healthy teeth.

So here are three reasons to continue to practice great dental hygiene at the holidays, or capitalize on the season to address your dental health concerns with either a regular checkup or a more proactive ...

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October 15, 2014

Buffalo-area cosmetic and general dentist Dr. Larry Evola at Forestream Dental in Depew, New York, knows that a great smile starts young.

So here are three childhood dental development milestones that parents should be aware.

Growing Kids, Growing Teeth

Milestone No. 1: Cutting Teeth – Teething is one of the surest signs that your baby is healthy and growing. Cutting teeth can begin as early as 4 months and last through age 3. During this time, when new teeth are coming in, look for...

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September 16, 2014

Back-to-school time means more than buying new clothes and supplies for the Buffalo, New York and Depew-area families served by Forestream Dental’s General Dentistry and Pediatric Dentistry practice.

A fresh school year also means that students and school faculty members will sit for fresh pictures.

But for people who know feel less than confident about their smiles, taking pictures can be terrifying.


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August 22, 2014

Families should know that diligent dental hygiene early in life will build to a healthful, daily teeth- and gum-care ritual throughout life.

Here are six tips from your Buffalo-area dentist to insure that kids develop this essential personal care habit.

  • Children are most likely to become accustomed to regular tooth brushing after mom and dad have brushed for them and with them from a very young age.
  • Show kids how to brush both the front and back sides of their teeth, in addition to brushing their tongue.
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July 16, 2014

White teeth are an undeniably important aspect of perfect smiles. However, maintaining white teeth can be incredibly difficult. Daily brushing, minimizing your intake of dark foods and sugary beverages, refraining from tobacco use, and visiting our Buffalo dentist Dr. Larry Evola every six months for professional cleanings can help keep teeth white, but are not always enough. This makes teeth whitening an ideal option for many of our patients.

Dr. Evola is pleased to offer the most advanced take-home teeth whitening kits available today. Opalescence® Take-...

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June 18, 2014

69.4 percent of adults in New York State report having seen a dentist for oral hygiene maintenance in the past year. According to Gallup, a national average of 64.7 adults maintained at least one routine appointment last year, placing New York nearly five percentage points above average.

Buffalo dentist Dr. Larry Evola strongly recommends our patients maintain regularly scheduled dental visits. Not only do these visits allow us to professionally clean and polish your teeth, they allow Dr. Evola to detect early signs of dental health issues – enabling him to...

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May 06, 2014

Stains underneath tooth enamel can seriously detract from the quality of your smile. Worse still, most of these stains will not respond to topical tooth whitening solutions. In fact, topical solutions, even those offered by Buffalo cosmetic dentist Dr. Larry Evola, can accentuate the severity of these stains by lightening surrounding areas.

If you have stains underneath the enamel of your teeth, the best thing to do is visits Dr. Evola for a cosmetic dentistry consultation. Dr. Evola can customize a treatment solution based on the cause and severity of your stains to help ensure consistently...

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March 12, 2014

Buffalo-area dentist Dr. Larry Evola understands that many people feel anxiety at the thought of a dental visit, whether it’s the sounds and sensations of the routine dental care you need to maintain good oral health or a cosmetic dentistry procedure to provide you with a bright, beautifully aligned smile. That’s why Dr. Evola and the friendly team at Forestream Dental are proud to offer a comfortable, relaxing environment and the option of sedation dentistry.

If fear of the dentist has stopped you from seeking dental treatment, please call us today at 706-656-8686 to learn...

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February 12, 2014

Some dental problems experienced in early childhood can have long-term impacts on a person’s oral health and general health. While common conditions such as cavities are generally preventable with good dental hygiene habits, a recent report from the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) states that tooth decay among young children has reached epidemic proportions.

Depew dentist Dr. Larry Evola and the knowledgeable, friendly team at Forestream Dental offer comprehensive dental care to patients from the greater Buffalo, New York, area. Through our general...

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