Dr. Levenson of Levenson Smile in the Worcester area provides both cosmetic and general dentistry services to patients in and around the community. His practice is focused on providing unforgettable smiles—even when they don't come naturally for patients. One of the most popular treatments available in his practice is that of teeth whitening.
Teeth whitening has always been a great way to completely rejuvenate a dull, tired smile. Discoloration of the natural tooth enamel can occur for many reasons including foods, drinks, habits, and medications. Using professional grade products available through Levenson Smile, Worcester patients can enjoy a complete transformation in just a few days time.
Many patients are unaware of how affordable teeth whitening can be through a dental professional. The best results are achieved with these whitening systems. Dr. Levenson uses the KoR whitening system which is proven to provide exceptional results. Patients who visit the drugstore looking for over-the-counter solutions are often unhappy with the results they achieve. Instead, Dr. Levenson suggests patients invest in the beauty of their smile and do so with professional grade whitening services. This is the best way to rejuvenate the smile in the most affordable method.
KoR whitening is a system that utilizes both in-home whitening treatments and in-office power bleaching. The process starts with cleaning of the teeth and gum tissue to remove existing plaque and tartar. Then the in-office process starts with powerful whitening solution on the teeth for approximately one hour. This provides an immediate different. Then, impressions are used to create custom whitening trays, and patients are sent home with a kit to continue to whiten each and every day in the privacy of their house. After several weeks, they return back to Levenson Smile to have a final in-office treatment completed for whitening results of over eight shades in the course of two months.
Dr. Levenson is a firm believer that professional grade products are the only ones that can provide professional grade results. Contact his team of Levenson Smile today to schedule a consultation visit and learn more about the ways in which teeth whitening can quickly rejuvenate a dull, discolored smile.
Those who wear dentures face certain specific changes to their appearance over time. It seems that, with traditional dentures, healthy jaw bone diminishes over time. Since it is the bone in the jaw that provides support for dentures, the reduction of this feature has an enormous impact on how the denture wearer looks. The result is a sunken-in appearance that actually causes more wrinkles to develop on the face, causing the patient to look older than he or she really is.
You want to feel great about your smile, even when you wear dentures. While traditional dentures fill a necessary role, it has been shown that they do not fully support the lips and facial structure in such a way as to prevent changes in appearance. When teeth are properly shaped, as your natural teeth are, the lips are rolled out and the height of your face is maintained. When dentures are worn, the natural tooth structure is changed and the support which lips and facial muscles have relied upon for all these years is suddenly gone.
Advances in medical cosmetics have given denture wearers hope for a fuller facial appearance; but the truth is that these treatments are costly and provide only temporary results. What's more, because treatments like Botox or dermal fillers are applied to the skin, they do nothing to correct the source of the problem; which is ill-fitting dentures.
With Fountain Of Youth Dentures in Worcester, Dr. Levenson approaches the treatment from a neuromuscular standpoint. Only a handful of dentists around the nation have received the training needed to turn dentures into a whole new world. By using this approach, Dr. Levenson finds the position of optimum muscle relaxation and function before fitting you for your customized dentures. Using advanced technology, facial muscles are placed into a state of natural relaxation before impressions are taken for dentures. This single step alone results in better fitting dentures and a greater degree of comfort and confidence when eating, speaking, laughing or smiling.
To properly fit Fountain Of Youth Dentures, impressions are also taken of your ideal bite position in addition to standard impressions during your relaxed state. With this dual-faceted approach, dentures will look better, fit better, and take years off your appearance without a single injection or stitch! Consult with Dr. Levenson for further information on Fountain Of Youth Dentures in Worcester.
[Disclaimer: The Fountain Of Youth Dentures services are in no way related to Dr. Sam Muslin's exclusive Facelift Dentistry® treatment.]
Dental anxiety is real and impactful. There are millions of people who would just as soon ignore a toothache than spend one minute in the dentist's chair. Regardless of the cause of dental anxiety, we understand that the sounds, smells, and sights of the dental office can be off-putting to some. It is important to us that we meet our patient's needs. We are committed not only to helping you achieve your healthiest smile, but to do so using painless dentistry techniques when you visit our Worcester, MA practice for care.
Patients who visit our office for compassionate dental care are handled with gentleness and precision. We perform dental check-ups with a light hand, taking care to ensure the process of evaluating teeth and gums is comfortable and effective. Our dental team, as well, is committed to making sure your dental experiences are positive. From x-rays to dental cleanings, gentle techniques are used.
When dental anxiety is a problem, a patient may have a difficult time undergoing even routine care, let alone restorative treatment such as a dental filling. Part of our “painless dentistry” commitment is to provide anxious patients with the opportunity to relax under our care. If you have avoided seeing the dentist due to anxiety, Dr. Levenson would like to change your attitude about dental care by providing treatment while you are relaxed with an appropriate sedative.
Sedation dentistry is not new, although our practice is one of the only in the immediate area that provides this service. Under a sedative such as nitrous oxide, or an oral medication, our patients find that they can receive the care they need without nervousness making the entire experience challenging. Before your visit with Dr. Levenson, we are happy to discuss the factors that have lead you to avoid dental care, and devise a plan in which you can benefit from painless, anxiety-free dentistry.
We have found that the anxious patient benefits greatly from the use of sedatives during dental treatment. Although local anesthetic is applied, blocking any discomfort during a procedure, starting treatment with relaxing medication eases feelings of apprehension. The use of sedatives in dentistry can literally change your entire experience. Many people find that they eventually have the ability to undergo treatment without sedation.
We believe that you deserve to show off a smile that looks and feels good. You don't have to put off seeing the dentist due to fear. Our team provides the highest standard of care, and caters to your sense of wellbeing. Contact us today to learn more about our sedation dentistry services.
It is common for Shrewsbury area patients to feel uneasy about visiting their dentist. For years, patients of all ages have been hesitant about the dental chair, often associating these visits with pain, scary sounds, and the smells that accompany any medical facility. However, Dr. Stanley Levenson has methods available to put patients at ease and allow them to enjoy a positive experience with their dentist. He offers painless dental care in the Shrewsbury area for new and existing patients.
Is there such a thing as "painless dental care?" Yes! Dr. Stanley Levenson knows that the anticipation of pain is the primary reason patients are fearful about visiting the dentist. This is why he has gone through the training and certification needed to offer oral conscious sedation.
Oral conscious sedation is a sedative method that allows patients to feel at ease before and during their appointment. Patients take a single pill that can help them relax. These patients are told to arrange transportation to and from their visit since they are not allowed to drive a vehicle. Oral conscious sedation may also make some patients sleepy so it is important to have someone there to help get you back home after the appointment.
Dr. Stanley Levenson is a member of DOCS (Doctors for Oral Conscious Sedation) and is qualified to provide this sedative method with any treatments in his practice. Some patients who are extremely fearful of the dental office may even use oral conscious sedation for their cleanings and examinations to help them overcome the anxieties they often feel around the dental office. In time, many patients are able to feel much more comfortable with the team and dentist and eliminate oral conscious sedation altogether. This is a wonderful first step for anyone who wants to take charge of their dental health but have negative associations with the dental office.
Dr. Stanley Levenson is here to offer patients a variety of treatments to improve their dental health and the aesthetics of their smile, and encourages all patients in the Shrewsbury and Worcester areas to contact his dental facility to book their initial consultation appointment with his team of professionals.
It is common for Shrewsbury area patients to deal with dental anxiety. Patients who are fearful of visiting the dentist's chair need a specialist who understands these feelings and helps make dental visits a much more positive experience. Dr. Stanley Levenson and the team of Levenson Smile encourage patients to come to their practice and learn about sedation dentistry.
Sedation dentistry allows Shrewsbury patients to receive the care and attention necessary to not only address their dental needs, but also provide them with a way to feel more comfortable and positive about their upcoming dental appointment. Sedation dentistry can encompass many ways of reducing fears including nitrous oxide or oral conscious sedation.
Nitrous oxide gas has been used for patients for many years. Also dubbed as "laughing gas," it and can provide almost instant relaxation for patients. Individuals with mild fears may benefit from this option, as well as patients with strong gag reflexes or those who are having difficulty with local anesthetics achieving full numbing and comfort.
Another solution is oral conscious sedation, which uses oral medication to make patients extremely relaxed and comfortable. Patients are awake and coherent throughout their appointment and can follow instructions and answer questions as necessary. However, once they return home to rest, they often have no recollection of the visit. Oral conscious sedation is extremely helpful for patients with severe fears of the dentist and those who will be spending an extended amount of time in the dental chair. Dr. Stanley Levenson is a skilled provider for sedation dentistry, and is a member of the DOCS (Doctors for Oral Conscious Sedation) organization.
If you are a patient who experiences dental anxieties that may even keep you from getting regular examinations and cleanings at the dental office, the team of Levenson Smile can help. Contact our practice today and schedule a consultation appointment to learn more about sedation dentistry and all it can provide—including the confidence to get the dental assistance you need to achieve and maintain a beautiful, healthy smile for life!
It is common for patients of all ages to have a fear of the dentist. Some fears are completely unexplainable, while others stem from negative experiences in the past. Whatever it may be, Dr. Levenson understands that this anxiety and fear can make it difficult to go to the dentist for much-needed treatments. This is why he is a qualified oral sedation dentist in Worcester.
Oral sedation dentistry is a type of sedation that uses medication to relax and calm the patient before, during, and after the treatment. Before their visit to the dental office, the patient will be prescribed an oral medication. This is taken, and the patient is then transported to the dental office. Once they arrive, they will be calm and relaxed, and will be able to go about their treatment simply and easily. After the treatment has been completed, the patient is transported back home to rest. When the patient awakes, he or she will not recall the appointment but will have their dental work completed.
Patients enjoy oral conscious sedation, as it can remove the fears and anxieties associated with the dental chair. Teenagers and adults can use oral sedation for anything that may be bothersome. It is also helpful to comfort patients during extended procedures that may take some time to complete. Before the patient's scheduled treatment, they can discuss with Dr. Levenson their concerns and anxieties to learn more about the sedation methods available at his office. In some cases, nitrous oxide may be enough to calm a patient, while other times, methods such as oral conscious sedation may be necessary. Dr. Levenson is a trained oral sedation dentist in Worcester and can provide the ultimate in care and comfort for those looking to undergo treatments and procedures in his office.
Oral sedation dentistry is a great way to ease patient concerns about visiting the dentist. It can be a wonderful way to get patients to maintain a healthy, happy smile that can last them a lifetime. Call Dr. Levenson of Levenson Smiles today to find out more about how sedation can benefit you in getting the care and treatment that you need to enjoy a beautiful, healthy, unforgettable smile!
Dental anxiety is a significant concern for many people. Millions of adults in our country avoid seeing the dentist altogether due to fear. This habit comes at a steep cost. There is no need to put your smile at risk. Several benefits come from sedation dentistry, which we are happy to discuss with you. If you have wondered "Is there a dentist near me in Shrewsbury who understands my fears?" look no further than Levenson Smile for the care you need.
Dr. Levenson has been treating patients for many years. A member of DOCS (Doctors for Oral Conscious Sedation), he does understand that dental anxiety is a very real problem. More than that, he offers patients a convenient, affordable way to restore and manage oral health for life. We have found that the more patients are able to receive care from our friendly team, the less they fear seeing the dentist! All the same, we are happy to offer sedation to patients who want to sail through their visits.
We offer oral conscious sedation, a form of care that helps you feel nicely relaxed before you even sit in the dental chair. After a thorough consultation and discussion of medical history, dental fears, and preferences, a prescription is written for specific sedative medication. Before your treatment appointment, you will take the prescribed medication at home. You will then need to be driven to our office, where your friend or family member can wait in our comfortable reception area to drive you home.
During your treatment, you will remain alert and able to communicate with us. Your hypersensitivity to sounds and sights will, however, be reduced by the effects of medication. As we attend to your smile, you will feel comfortable both physically and psychologically. Due to the level of relaxation achieved with sedation, many of our patients find post-treatment recovery easier, even if they have undergone multiple procedures in a single visit.
You deserve to feel peace of mind when you schedule dental visits to keep your smile healthy and attractive! With sedation, this becomes a very real possibility. Learn more about sedation dentistry services when you call (855) 849-8255.
Many patients spend hundreds of dollars on over-the-counter teeth whitening products that do not provide the results they want to achieve. From strips to trays, toothpastes to mouthwashes, no whitening treatment available at the local drugstore can compare to the results achieved with professional-grade whitening solutions through Levenson Smile in Worcester. Dr. Levenson is dedicated to helping his patients enjoy a beautiful smile, and provides several solutions for those interested in brightening their teeth for a dazzling appearance!
Dr. Levenson offers a number of teeth whitening solutions through his practice. Some patients enjoy the benefits of take-home whitening trays, which use professional-strength bleach and custom-made plastic trays. Others prefer in-office whitening, which can provide them with a dazzling smile in as little as one hour. In addition, when patients maintain their regular visits with Dr. Levenson twice a year, they can become a part of the "Whitening for Life" program, which provides patients with whitening gel every biannual checkup.
Many patients wonder about the cost of teeth whitening through a dental facility such as
Dr. Levenson’s practice. Unfortunately, each whitening procedure has its own relative cost depending on the strength of the solution used, the type of whitening treatments, and how many times the patient undergoes the procedure. In-office whitening is often the most expensive, but provides the fastest results. This procedure is great for patients who need to whiten their smile quickly for an upcoming event such as a school reunion or wedding. Whitening trays can provide gradual results at home, and are part of the Whitening for Life program. Some patients may incur more expenses if they are dealing with restorations, as these may need to be replaced after whitening has been completed. All of these costs and concerns can be addressed when patients visit their dentist for a consultation.
When patients visit Dr. Levenson, he can evaluate the varying factors associated with the cost of whitening and provide an accurate quote for those interested in brightening their smiles.
Dr. Stanley Levenson of Worcester is a quality dentist of Levenson Smile. He works with patients of all ages to assist them in achieving the smile they’ve always wanted. When men and women come into his community practice interested in replacing missing teeth, they are often introduced to a wide range of options including Fountain Of Youth Dentures, dental bridges, partial dentures, and dental implants.
Many patients prefer dental implants over all other options because of their permanency. Dr. Stanley Levenson and his team encourage individuals to consider these because they are known as the “gold standard” in tooth replacement. They are also incredibly versatile and have a very high success rate as a “forever” tooth when the natural tooth is lost or needs to be extracted.
Dental implants are titanium posts that look like screws. During oral surgery, these implants are placed into the bone and allowed time to heal. Throughout the healing process, the bone begins to grow and wrap around the implant, giving it the strength necessary to stabilize dentures, hold bridges in place, or to act as a false tooth root to a dental crown for the replacement of a single tooth within the arch.
Dr. Stanley Levenson and his team work with patients in the community to help them understand the benefits of dental implants. Some patients are worried that dental implants can be painful. However, after the initial placement, the healing process occurs. Patients may be able to use over-the-counter pain medication to manage after the procedure, but discomfort typically occurs over just a few days. After the process has been completed, patients will not experience pain, as with any surgery over the course of time.
Dental implants are a great option for patients who are interested in long-term restoration of the smile, and should not be overlooked because of possible discomfort after the procedure. Dr. Stanley Levenson of Levenson Smile encourages men and women to strongly consider dental implants as an option and understand that many dental procedures may come with some discomfort immediately after. Understanding the expectations of treatment can help ease patients into considering long-term repairs such as dental implants for an unforgettable smile that will last a lifetime!
Dental implants are a wonderful way for patients to restore their smile after tooth loss has occurred. Dental implants are titanium posts that are surgically placed into the jawbone. When completed with a dental crown, they can look and function just as a natural tooth will. At Levenson Smile, dental implants are placed by Dr. Sarah Shih, a periodontal specialist, and are completed by Dr. Levenson. Patients in the Worcester area can speak with Dr. Levenson about the benefits of dental implants.
Dental implants serve two primary purposes: denture stabilization and tooth replacement.
Patients who have lost a natural tooth have a variety of options to choose. From dental bridges to partial dentures, patients will find that dental implants are the best option in many cases. Dental implants are stand-alone restorations that function and appear as natural teeth. They require no special care or attention, and are permanently in place. They can last a lifetime when properly maintained with daily brushing, flossing, and regular recall appointments with Dr. Levenson of Levenson Smile.
Many patients can use dental implants to stabilize a set of full dentures. In most cases, dentures rely on gravity, suction, and dental adhesives to stay in place. When integrated with dental implants, dentures can be held firmly in place with these restorations. While replacing an entire arch of teeth with dental implants can be costly, using a few implants to stabilize dentures is a much more affordable alternative.
Dr. Levenson of Levenson Smile can provide patients with tooth replacement and denture stabilization information. Worcester patients will enjoy having their dental needs addressed with a family friendly dentist that is specially trained in providing cosmetic and general dentistry.
If you are considering dental implants, feel free to call Dr. Levenson of Levenson Smile today for an initial consultation appointment and examination to find out if you are a viable candidate for this cosmetic treatment. You will be glad that you took the time to invest in an unforgettable smile that can provide the self-confidence and beauty that you will need to get through your day at home and at work!