The History, Evolution Of Dentistry

Since the beginning of time, our teeth have been a huge part of our health. Dental medicine, like all medicine, has its origins and history. Today, dentists are practicing during the apex of the occupation. Innovations affecting all aspects of dentistry are booming in this advancing world. You could make an appointment with dentists from https://www.drsylvanfain.com/ if needed, that’s how... read more »

Defining Dentistry: The Dental X-Ray

Happy New Year everyone! Thank you again for joining in on this month’s “Smile with Dr. Suy” column and enjoying our continuing series, “Defining Dentistry.” This month, we examine dental X-rays, our final segment in the series. In a new twist for 2020, we still feature columns based on reader feedback. If you have a question or issue that you... read more »

Defining Dentistry: What Is A Tooth Extraction?

Editor’s note: This is another segment in a continuing series titled “Defining Dentistry,” designed to enlighten readers on various components of dentistry. Happy November everyone! Thank you for joining me again in this month’s “Smile with Dr. Suy” segment. I love all the positive feedback at the offices. It is so great to hear people love to learn about the... read more »

Defining Dentistry: What Is A Dental Impression?

Happy December everyone! December means that Christmas is near, and I hope that you guys have had time to get a lot of your shopping done early. I started early this year because I realize how less stressful that is. I also prefer shopping in person, believe it or not! I hope you have a wonderful holiday season and I... read more »

Defining Dentistry: What Is Botox?

Happy November everyone! November means the holidays are upon us — let the festivities begin! This year, I am playing it smart by shopping early and trying not to overindulge too much. Bring out all of our cozy and cute sweaters; the sweater season is upon us. Thank you again for joining in on this month’s segment in our continuing... read more »

What Is Laser Dentistry?

Happy September everyone! If this September is anything like last year, it’s basically going to be an extended summer, which I am totally OK with! September means pumpkin spice, apple cider, warm colors and fall boots. I love when the leaves change and going on hikes with gorgeous views. What is September like for you? Thank you again for joining... read more »

Defining Dentistry: What Is A CBCT?

Happy October everyone! October means Halloween and birthdays for my younger brother and sister. Happy birthday to my beautiful siblings, Nareath and Sandy — I love you! I am hoping my husband Al agrees to a couples’ Halloween costume this year. I am sure he will make me be something from Fortnite as a compromise. What are you going to... read more »

What Is Sleep Apnea?

Happy August everyone! August means Albert and I are getting married this month, officially tying the knot! For those of you who don’t know, I came to Utica to follow my heart and be with my fiancé, Albert G. Tahan! Along the way, I found a great community to be a part of, a family who accepts me as their... read more »

Defining Dentistry: What Is Dental Fluoride?

Editor’s note: This is another segment in a continuing series titled, “Defining Dentistry,” designed to enlighten readers on various components of dentistry. Happy May everyone! May means that summer is near, and I am summer ready! I just love the sun and being outside. What is your favorite summer activity? May also means it’s my sister Sandra and fiancé Albert’s... read more »

Defining Dentistry: What Is Dental Plaque And Tartar?

Editor’s note: This is another segment in a continuing series titled, “Defining Dentistry,” designed to enlighten readers on various components of dentistry. TEETH plaqueHappy April Mohawk Valley! April showers bring May flowers — at least I hope so, anyways! April always seems like winter still to me, and I am hoping this April truly gives us the spring weather we... read more »