Archive for the ‘ Blog ’ Category
Brave New World
Aldous Huxley wrote Brave New World in 1931 about a world that was far from what would have been considered “normal.” Here we are in 2020 living and working in a world where the word “normal” seems to have lost all meaning. The disruption caused by the pandemic feels dystopic. In the face of COVID-19 […]
MADISON DENTIST RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS MASTERSHIP FROM ACADEMY OF GENERAL DENTISTRY
MADISON DENTIST RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS MASTERSHIP FROM ACADEMY OF GENERAL DENTISTRY Madison, NJ 9/6/2019 – The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) is pleased to announce that Samuel Romano, DMD, of Madison, NJ received the prestigious Mastership Award during the AGD’s convocation ceremony, a commencement celebration that recognizes AGD member’s commitment to excellence in dental education. During […]
Dr. Romano earns his MAGD
Madison Dentist Dr. Sam Romano has received his MAGD as is now part of a select group of dentists in the field. Mastership represents the highest level of achievement for members in accordance with Academy of General Dentistry’s (AGD) mission to advance general dentistry and oral health through quality continuing education. The Academy of General […]
Dr. Sam Romano appointed to Teaching Staff at Beth Israel Hospital
Dentist Dr. Sam Romano of Madison was appointed this spring to the teaching staff at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center at 201 Lyons Ave. in Newark, the largest hospital in New Jersey. Newark Beth Israel Medical Center’s General Practice Residency in Dentistry is an educational program designed to provide clinical, didactic and hospital experience at […]
Just One Hour?
A cleaning is what you do at home everyday and how well you do it is very important. At your hygiene visit, we are clinically treating the mouth for things that no amount of homecare can replace. Wear and tear is inevitable and at your clinical hygiene visits we work with one tooth at a […]
To floss or not to floss?
Hopefully every six months, you visit the dentist for a cleaning and probably hear the words “floss more” The problem is patients don’t think flossing does anything. There is no instant gratification with flossing — that’s the problem. But flossing does about 40% of the work required to remove sticky bacteria, or plaque, from your […]
What is Periodontal Charting?
What is periodontal charting? Why does the Hygienist call out numbers like 2, 3, 3, 4, 6, and 2 when you’re in for a checkup visit? Does this mean something? Yes! These numbers do mean something. The numbers that the hygienist calls out coincide with periodontal pocket depth, a way to measure gum tissue health. […]
Weird Dental Facts
A Canadian man proposed to his girlfriend with a ring made from his wisdom tooth. A toothbrush may be all that she needs to clean her engagement ring, because in lieu of a diamond, her engagement ring featured her husband-to-be’s tooth. Some girls who feel a diamond is a girl’s best friend might say this […]
Dr. Sam Romano earns FAGD
Dr. Sam Romano of 120 Park Ave, Madison has been a local Madison dentist for 30 years has earned his FAGD. Less than 5 percent of general dentists in the U.S. and Canada obtain their FAGD. These awards mean that your general dentist cares about long-term dental health for you and your family and demonstrates […]
Dr. Romano Awarded 2014 Craftsman of the Year
Dr. Sam Romano was awarded the 2014 Craftsman of the Year award