Forgetting that you have missing teeth is rather difficult to do. After all, the evidence is gazing back at you every time you look in the mirror—there’s that hole in your smile. Plus, you may have noticed other consequences. Perhaps you’re ashamed or embarrassed by your teeth. You might not even be able to eat all the foods that you used to enjoy. For these reasons and more, tooth replacement is essential. One of your best options is dental implants, which look natural and feel great. For outstanding dental implants in Bergenfield, trust the dentists at Washington Dental Associates.
October 23, 2016
July 27, 2016
Lots of people enjoy a surprise, but there is one type of surprise that no one likes. A dental emergency can be frightening and unnerving. And why do they always seem to happen at the wrong time? Because there is never a good time to have an emergency. However, when you have a dental emergency in Bergenfield or Tappan, NJ, your dentists at Washington Dental are here to help. With our two convenient locations and our ability to see patients for same-day appointments, we can treat your emergency so you can get your life back on track.
July 12, 2016
TEETHING IS NO FUN for babies or parents. Some babies’ teeth erupt with no problems at all but for others, it could be a long and painful process.
Besides giving your child plenty of tender loving care, here are some things you can do to care for your child’s mouth during the teething phase.
Be Aware Of Teething Signs And Symptoms
When your little one finally starts teething, it’s normal for them to be fussy and irritable. Common symptoms are difficulty sleeping, decrease in appetite and increased drooling. It’s also normal for their temperature to increase slightly when they’re teething, however, high-grade fevers are not normal. If your child seems overly cranky or has a high fever, call your physician. (more…)
January 25, 2013
Dr. Mariliza Lacap, D.D.S., and a select group of the world’s leading dental experts have joined together to co-write the forthcoming book titled, Inside Job! The World’s Leading Dental Experts Reveal The Secrets to Total Body Health from the Inside Out! Nick Nanton recently signed a publishing deal with each of these authors to contribute their expertise to the book.
Dr. LaCap is a Bergenfield Dentist who has been creating beautiful smiles through exceptional care in her Bergenfield, NJ office, Washington Dental Associates for over 20 years with her husband, Dr. Darren Tong. Dr. LaCap and Dr. Tong first met in dental school at Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery. In fact they were anatomy lab partners. Was it love at first sight? You’ll have to ask them.
After over 20 years of working together as dentists, they still share the same passion for creating beautiful and healthy smiles. Their shared vision for Washington Dental Associates has materialized into an exceptional dental experience for their patients. The experience in their office and their dentistry is so exceptional that they are known as the “Mercedes Benz” of dentistry within their community. Washington Dental Associates is a unique dental office where patients feel comfortable, well taken care of and safe.
Another passion they share together is their passion for each other and their five children. Their free time is spent watching their sons’ soccer or baseball games – they have never missed one yet. Currently, the family’s favorite destination is Disney World.
Dr. Mariliza Lacap received her D.D.S. degree from Columbia University School of Dental & Oral Surgery through an academic scholarship where she graduated in the top 10% of her class. She also received extra training in cosmetic dentistry at New York University Dental School. She completed her residency at Englewood Hospital. She has also received advanced training in Dental implants, Cosmetic Dentistry, Orthodontics, Braces, Full-Face Orthodontics, Invisalign™, Root Canals, Gum Disease, Six Month Smiles, and Restoration.
Inside Job! The World’s Leading Dental Experts Reveal The Secrets to Total Body Health from the Inside Out! proven secrets and strategies from some of the world’s leading Dental experts. These experts share how dental medicine and your dental health are inextricably interwoven with whole body health. The book is currently scheduled to be released in September 2012.
To learn more about Dr. Mariliza Lacap, please visit www.WashingtonDentalNJ.com
May 25, 2011
|When you think of the dentist, do you relate it to enduring pain? Do you want to have a painless dentistry experience? If you answered yes to either of these questions, then I can help you. Having a painless experience is important to me, Dr. Tong. As one of the top dentists in Bergenfield, I want my patients to feel comfortable when they come in for any dental procedures to my office.
|Many new innovative and alternative options offered today help you as the patient to have a painless dentistry experience. There was a time when an individual visited the local dentist and pain was a part of their dental appointment. This isn’t the case anymore.
Having a Painless Dentistry Experience
With modern techniques and equipment, it is now possible to have a pain-free experience when you come into my office. Now, if you’re sitting in the waiting room, waiting for my appointment, you can relax – as there’s no pain.
I’ve treated plenty of patients in my Bergenfield office. No more do I get complaints of pain, all thanks to painless dentistry.
What to Expect in the Dental Chair
Understanding each procedure and knowing the steps that are going to be taken will eliminate the tension and stress that come with your dental appointment. A regular dental checkup is a must so that you can ensure that your dental health is in order. Schedule a visit with us, Dr. Darren Tong and Dr. LaCap in our Bergenfield office, We will take care of any dental problems that you may have.
Dental procedures should not be mysterious to patients, and I make it a point to discuss all available options with my patients. So take a deep breath and pick up the phone and give me a call at 201-384-2425 to schedule an appointment today.