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Infection Control in Dentistry Today

In dentistry, protocols to control infection are mandated, and often because they are so routinely practiced the patient may not be aware that those protocols are taking place around them. Technically the mouth is the dirtiest place in the human body. Wearing gloves helps the doctor and staff by protecting our hands from a variety […]


Root Canal

Root Canal Treatments Should No Longer Be Painful

In dentistry there are some myths I would like to dispel. One of the most common myths is that everything that a dentist does will hurt. Fortunately, I am delighted to say, the anesthetics we use daily in dentistry combined with very thoughtful and well-practiced injection techniques result in the patient feeling little or nothing […]


Dental Care Financing Options, Variety and Convenience

Many patients ask questions about the cost of dental treatment and we offer dental care financing options to help make dentistry more affordable. We accept all major credit cards and we also offer Care Credit, which gives the patient six months to a year interest-free financing, and we also use Lending Club that offers financing […]


Chipped Tooth

Chipped or Cracked Teeth Can Be Treated in a Variety of Ways

Depending on the severity of a patient’s cracked or chipped tooth, different levels of treatment might be required. In other words, each cracked or chipped tooth is different and what appears to be one thing when the patient looks at it might appear to be something else when I look at it closely as a […]


comprehensive dental exam

Dr. Lezhansky’s Comprehensive Dental Examination for New Patients

Our new patient comprehensive dental exam takes about half an hour to complete. This type of appointment is for gathering and providing information, but not for performing treatments. We would not want to rush a patient through either their first discussion with me as their dentist or their first treatment provided by me. We take […]


Dr. Lezhansky Provides a Wide Range of Services

In this dental practice we provide many services from root canal procedures to LANAP laser gum therapy to implant placement. These services include a very wide spectrum of specialty areas and so we rarely need to refer our patients to other specialists for a particular service. Although we are considered a general dental practice, the […]


Teeth in a Day is Great Option for Implant Patients

Dr. Alexander Lezhansky at Bright Smile Design Dental discusses the Teeth in a Day dental implant procedure. For some patients who are missing teeth, it is possible for them to leave our office with what are called Teeth in a Day. In very basic terms, we prepare teeth before we extract the patient’s teeth that […]


Helping with Common dental problems

Do you have red puffy gums around existing crowns that bleed and hurt no matter what you try to do? Brushing around them doesn’t help, flossing doesn’t help, and even after your regular dental cleaning they are still red, itchy and irritated. Common causes of red swollen gums around dental crowns: The easiest problem to […]


Laser Dentistry in NYC Helping Save Teeth

If someone told you that you can use a laser to save your teeth, you would probably laugh at them and think they have been watching too many science fiction movies. What if your doctor told you that it’s possible and that it is less painful then the same procedure without a Dental Laser? You […]


Implant Dentist Brooklyn Fellowship

Dr. Alexander Lezhansky of Brooklyn, NY earned Fellowship status in The International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI) on July 16, 2016. The awarding of Fellowship status is an honor which a professional society such as the ICOI bestows on a dental professional involved in dental implant treatment. The ICOI has a Fellowship program in which active […]


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