Archive for the ‘ General Dentistry ’ Category

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. […]

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

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 […]

Sleep is a Beautiful Thing

Sleep apnea compromises the lives of millions of Americans. Life can be miserable without adequate rest. You might think it is impossible to nod off with commotion, noise of fans screaming, intercom blaring, but many people actually do. If this sounds familiar a visit to the doctor is probably a good idea. Typically you will […]

The Kind of Dental Implants New Jersey Residents Need

Dental implants were developed in Sweden in 1952 by Professor Per-Ingvar Brånemark. This professor coined the term “osseointegration” which means the attachment of healthy bone to a titanium implant. Today, the installation of NJ dental implants is common as patients go for a more permanent fix to their dental worries. Because dental implants are permanent, […]