The Keys to a Great Smile: Toothbrushing Techniques

Have you ever had to work on your toothbrushing techniques to enhance your smile? Due to the fact that your teeth can wear down over time, it is important to make sure that you remain on top of toothbrushing techniques and adjust your oral health care accordingly. One of the most traditional and yet effective methods for brushing includes making... read more »

The Swimming Behaviors to Avoid if You Want a Healthy Smile

Our prosthodontist, Dr. Nicholas Kondon, wants you to have the top-notch oral health and smile you deserve. If you’re a swimmer who is just starting their swim season, it’s important to keep your teeth and gums in mind. If you don’t, there is a chance you can suffer the dental consequences. Unfortunately, there are swimming behaviors that can negatively affect... read more »

Facts About Gum Disease

Gum disease, which is also known as periodontal disease, is an infection in the gums that is very dangerous for your smile and oral health. It tends to damage the oral tissues and destroy the jawbone throughout time. It also tends to form relationships with serious health issues, like heart disease, stroke, and diabetes. This disease usually forms when you... read more »

Why Visiting the Dentist is Important

Do you ever wonder why you need to visit your dentist every six months? If so, our dental team is happy to tell you why! Your dental checkups are vital for a top-notch oral health and smile. So, if you want healthy teeth and gums, it’s best to attend them regularly. To explain more, our dentist, Dr. Nicholas Kondon, is... read more »

Adding an Oral Cancer Exam to Your Dental Checkup

Chances are that you’ve already been taught to visit the dentist twice a year for a checkup. Did you know that some oral health care professionals check for oral cancer in addition to your regular cleaning and exam? That includes Dr. Nicholas Kondon at Nicholas P. Kondon, DMD. We take oral cancer seriously because it is serious business. About 35,000... read more »

Treating a TMJ Disorder

Your temporomandibular joints (TMJs) are joints in your jaw which help you speak and chew food. They are supported by cartilage and a shock-absorbing disk. If these are injured or worn out over time, you may find yourself with a TMJ disorder (TMD), with pain in the jaw area, around the ears, and an uncomfortable clicking noise when you open... read more »

Why Should I Floss My Teeth?

Flossing is a vital task in the oral hygiene routine that many people skip. This is quite unfortunate because flossing is very important for a healthy smile and a strong oral health. If you’re one of these people, it’s time to make flossing a priority. To explain why, our dentist, Dr. Nicholas Kondon, is happy to tell you the reasons... read more »

Your Local Prosthodontist

Did you know, Dr. Nicholas Kondon is a highly skilled and trained prosthodontist? Yes, it’s true! Do you know what that means for your oral health care? Our team understands not everyone is familiar with medical terminology, which is why we are happy to explain to you what exactly a prosthodontist is and the benefits of having one care for... read more »

Learn About TMD

Curious about TMD? If so, you are not the only one. There are thousands of people who suffer from TMD yet don’t understand what this condition can be. Luckily, our team here at Nicholas P. Kondon, DMD in Concord, Massachusetts, is happy to give you some basic information on TMD and how to treat it. Here is some basic information... read more »

Can Dental Bridges Repair Broken Smiles?

Can dental bridges repair broken smiles? Dental bridges are an ideal tooth replacement service designed to enhance your smile without affecting your gums. Unlike dentures, which run the risk of falling out when eating, or dental implants, which require a sturdy jawbone to attach to, dental bridges are linked directly to other teeth in your mouth for a robust hold... read more »