October is National Dental Hygiene month!

October is National Dental Hygiene month (founded in 2009). This month is dedicated to promoting good oral health habits and recognizing all of the hard work Hygienists do.  We are honoring our Dental "Hygiene Queens," Kathy and Jenn!! 

They are dedicated professionals and we are so lucky to have them!  Their patients leave our office with squeaky clean teeth and a fresh mouth during regular check-ups.  Our Hygienists go above and beyond a routine cleaning.  They check for oral cancer (using a Velscope), for the start of forming cavities and provide the utmost comfort to our patients while doing it. 

Thank you both so much for all of your hard work to keep our teeth & gums so clean and healthy! You both play an important role in improving, not just our oral health, but our overall health during check ups.

Some of the ways you can observe National Dental Hygiene month is by flossing every day (especially before bed), brushing twice a day for at least two minutes and rinsing with an anti-cavity rinse in the morning and evening.

**Dr. Archer Katz is a general and cosmetic dentist offering personalized, painless and superior dental care for patients in Emerson, NJ. Dr. Katz earned his undergraduate degree in Psychology/Chemistry in 1981 from Rutgers University, and received his DMD from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 1985. Dr. Katz believes in continuing education and is certified in BIOLASE Laser Technology, Invisalign® Orthodontics, Advanced Endodontics and Periodontics, and more. In addition, he is an active member of the American Dental Association, Bergen County Dental Society, the New Jersey Dental Association and the Academy of Facial Aesthetics.  Dr. Katz has been voted a Bergen Top Dentist, for 2019, in Bergen Magazine.  He has also been chosen as one of America’s Top Dentists since 2007 by Consumers Research Council of America. To learn more about Emerson Dental Arts and the services Dr. Katz provides, please visit our website at www.emersondentalarts.com or call/text (201) 261-3364.

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Lisa K.

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