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Here at The Art of Smiles, we love introducing new patients to our compassionate and innovative form of dentistry that adds a bit of artistry to every treatment we provide. Dr. Zev Segal is a highly trained and experienced dentist with a diverse and comprehensive education, but he is also a skilled artist who loves to paint and take photographs. In addition to his dental degrees, he also holds a degree in Art Photography. This gives Dr. Segal a keen eye for beauty and aesthetics, making him unique among dental practitioners.

  • May 23, 2017

    Our country gains so much from the sacrifices of our active military. Civilians may be surprised to learn that health care for veterans isn’t quite what you might expect. On Memorial Day 2017, remember not only those who we have lost but also the living veterans struggling to manage their dental health because they cannot […]

  • May 10, 2017

    For Mother’s Day 2017, do something extra special for your mom, who has done so much for you. Doesn’t she deserve something more lasting and meaningful than flowers or candy? Give her a unique present that is useful and keeps on giving, like a teeth whitening treatment from our office! What mom wouldn’t love the […]

  • April 24, 2017

    The state of your dental health is closely related to your overall health. There is a tight link between dental health and heart disease, cancer, diabetes and other illnesses. Dental Health and Overall Health Practicing good oral hygiene habits every day isn’t just about protecting your teeth. It has been proven that there several connections […]

  • April 06, 2017

    Do your teeth feel sensitivity with the consumption of anything and everything you eat? It’s time to look into the matter before it gets worse. According to Academy of General Dentistry, approximately 40 million adults in the United States suffer the pain of tooth sensitivity. Tooth sensitivity can be a result of many problems and […]

  • March 27, 2017

    Your airway is a system that helps transport the air you inhale into your lungs. It is made up of several parts, including the nose, mouth, pharynx, larynx trachea, bronchi, and bronchioles. If there is any type of obstruction—or blockage—in these areas, then oxygen is prevented from properly reaching your lungs. Because of this, an […]

  • March 15, 2017

    For Dr. Caroline Heidt, dentistry is more than a career path; it’s a family affair. The art of perfecting smiles runs through her blood: not only is her sister also a dentist, her grandfather had his own in-home dental practice! Her recent addition to The Art of Smile team in November has strengthened our practice […]

  • February 19, 2017

    Wisdom teeth—also known as third molars—are the last permanent teeth that erupt from the gums. Unlike the rest of our permanent teeth, wisdom teeth begin to grow between more mature ages of 17 and 21, which is why they are more commonly referred to as “wisdom teeth.” Wisdom Teeth and Common Dental Problems While wisdom […]

  • February 03, 2017

    For years, people have heard—and maybe even believed—certain misconceptions about teeth and dental care, like “brushing harder helps remove more plaque.” Believing these myths could actually affect how your take care of your teeth, possibly negatively affecting your overall dental health. Because of this, we want to debunk these myths; here are some of the […]

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  • December 18, 2016

    Do you want to improve your smile, but hate the thought of wearing classic metal braces for several years of your life? Then we have some exciting news for you! Our Florham Park, NJ dentist’s office has mastered the art of transforming smiles with Invisalign. This alternative orthodontic program employs a series of clear, virtually […]