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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

Madison museum to honor Dr. Romano on Sept. 7

MADISON – The Board of Trustees of the Museum of Early Trades and Crafts will honor Madison dentist Dr. Sam Romano as its 2014 “Craftsman of the Year” at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, at the museum at 9 Main St. at Green Village Road in Madison. The event was rescheduled from an earlier date “due […]

In the Spirit of Giving, Dr. Sam Romano, Local Madison, NJ dentist gives underprivileged kids something to smile about!

(Madison, NJ) – Local dentist, Dr. Sam Romano, will provide free preventive and restorative dental care and, if necessary, make referrals for continuing treatment for children ages 12 and under as part of National Children’s Dental Health Month (CDHM). The one-day program, called Give Kids a Smile! (GKAS), will take place on Friday, February 7, […]

Loose Tooth

Your Tooth is Loose My hygienist, Kay wrote this blog that I thought I would share with you “YOUR TOOTH IS LOOSE!” Over the past 17 years that I have worked with Dr. Samuel Romano, as a Dental Hygienist, we have told patients who range in age from 2 years old to 90+ years old […]

Madison dentist travels to poverty-stricken Guatemala to give children free smiles

By SALLY CAPONE, Staff Writer in the Madison Eagle Madison dentist Dr. Sam Romano spent the last week in January providing free dental care to the poor in Guatemala, especially children, as a member of a team of dentists and hygienists from across the U.S. and Canada who lugged their own equipment to a daily […]