Have TMJ or any Pain in the Jaw Joint?
Posted on: June 4th, 2015 by Lissauer Dental: Jeffrey B. Lissauer, DMD No Comments

 TMJ is a common term used by dentists to describe the temporomandibular joint that hinges the lower to the upper jaw.  Usually patients are unaware of its presence but sometimes the joint can become very painful and popping or clicking noises may develop. We call these maladies TMJ or TMD, and the abbreviations are usually […]

Another amazing Smile Makeover using the All-on-Four technique with Dental Implants
Posted on: May 21st, 2015 by Lissauer Dental: Jeffrey B. Lissauer, DMD No Comments

Another day, another success story in our Boynton Beach office. This week, we gave one of our favorite patients back her radiant smile that she had been missing for many, many years. The results were dazzling as we placed two zirconia porcelain bridges that replaced all her teeth and were supported by 8 implants, four […]

Teeth cleanings…how often is best?
Posted on: May 7th, 2015 by Lissauer Dental: Jeffrey B. Lissauer, DMD No Comments

We always are asked how often a patient should get their teeth cleaned? Most of our patients are on a three to six month recall for , and this time frame insures that we check everyone’s mouth regularly to limit problems that may develop. In our office, we really try to have every patient examined […]

Easy solutions to common dental emergencies
Posted on: April 30th, 2015 by Lissauer Dental: Jeffrey B. Lissauer, DMD No Comments

Do you notice anything in your mouth that feels lose or hurts when you chew? If you do, you should immediately call your dentist to handle your dental emergency. Dentists have techniques that can make any denture, tooth or dental crown become firm and comfortable. Sensitivity can be a sign that something may have a […]

Problems with a dental implant? We have easy solutions.
Posted on: April 9th, 2015 by Lissauer Dental: Jeffrey B. Lissauer, DMD No Comments

Luckily, we rarely have problems with the dental implants that we place and restore in our dental practice. Our periodontal specialist, Dr. Lee Hauer, has been placing in our office for over twenty years, and my laboratory does a superb job fabricating their restorations. Our success rate is excellent. This week, we had a new […]

Secrets for keeping teeth forever
Posted on: April 2nd, 2015 by Lissauer Dental: Jeffrey B. Lissauer, DMD No Comments

The first topic I want to cover is how to loose your teeth. We see patients on a regular basis whose idea of dental care is not to come on a regular basis. They miss a appointment and my receptionists call them stressing the importance of periodic hygiene appointments and a check-up by the dentist. […]

Do you suffer from Dry Mouth (Xerostomia)?
Posted on: March 26th, 2015 by Lissauer Dental: Jeffrey B. Lissauer, DMD No Comments

We have so many patients that restored their mouths 20 or 30 years ago. We are always so proud to see our crowns and bridges in perfect shape for so many years. More recently, we have seen a dramatic change in a select few of our patients, as their mouths have been getting dryer and […]

Invisalign to fix crooked lower front teeth
Posted on: March 16th, 2015 by Lissauer Dental: Jeffrey B. Lissauer, DMD No Comments

This week, we had a patient that came to our office with a chipped lower front tooth. Esthetically, the chip bothered the patient as it made her uneven lower teeth look even more “crooked” to her. We could have bonded the tooth to repair it, but the remaining part of the tooth was raised above her […]

Grind your teeth? A Night Guard may help
Posted on: March 12th, 2015 by Lissauer Dental: Jeffrey B. Lissauer, DMD No Comments

We see many patients in our Boynton Beach dental office that grind their teeth. Grinding, which medically is called bruxism, can have a multitude of effects on teeth and their surrounding tissues and facial structures. This week we saw a patient that had ground down her lower front teeth so severely that they had the […]

Are digital dental x-rays safe?
Posted on: February 26th, 2015 by Lissauer Dental: Jeffrey B. Lissauer, DMD No Comments

A question that patients in our office ask is “how safe are dental x-rays?” The answer is that we are dedicated to provide our patients with the safest (and also most comfortable) experience possible using the highest quality diagnostic digital films. We follow the ALARA (as low as reasonably achievable) principle to provide our patients […]

Dentistry is constantly evolving, and Dr. Lissauer loves having the most modern office possible. He's the type that has to buy the latest technology, whether it's the newest piece of dental equipment or an updated iPhone" -Adys, one of our amazing Dental Assistants.

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