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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.

  • October 25, 2017

    Most people don’t often look forward to going to the dentist, but some experience real trepidation and anxiety when visiting the dentist or even thinking about a dentist appointment. This anxiety can be due to a variety of reasons, such as a fear of pain, embarrassment from having a stranger look into one’s mouth, feeling […]

  • October 13, 2017

    As we all know, emergencies don’t follow a schedule—they can happen anytime. Unfortunately, this means that something may happen to your pearly whites when you don’t have an appointment or when your dentist’s office is closed. In those cases, you have a choice to either contact your dentist to attempt to come in that day, […]

  • September 27, 2017

    Here at The Art of Smile, we want our patients to achieve and maintain healthy teeth and gums. Our team strives every day to help our patients lay the foundation for a lifetime of optimal oral health. We are here to help protect your smile, so here are a few dental care tips to keep […]

  • September 15, 2017

    For many parents, the return to school also means the return to extracurricular activities, which can include sports. Any athlete knows that it’s important to have the right equipment to play well, so if your child is involved in a contact sport, make sure that a mouth guard is a regular part of their gear. […]

  • August 31, 2017

    Orthodontic treatment has come a long way over the years. Regarding dental braces, today’s patients have a lot more choices. Traditional metal braces are still an effective method of teeth correction, and sometimes metal braces for teeth are the best orthodontic treatment, but now there is also the option to wear clear plastic aligners instead. […]

  • August 11, 2017

    We all know that regular dental examinations are key if you want to keep your teeth in good shape, but there’s more to good dental health than just going to the dentist. Many people develop bad dental habits that can seriously harm their teeth between appointments. Here are three bad dental habits to be aware […]

  • July 27, 2017

    Bad breath is an issue that everyone struggles with from time to time, but there’s more to it than just eating something smelly. Bad breath is caused by bacteria in your mouth that can linger long after you’ve eaten. But don’t worry—it can be prevented. Tips to Avoid Bad Breath There are a few ways […]

  • July 12, 2017

    Summer is here and while many are working on their “summer body,” what about your summer smile? Nothing looks better with a tan than a beautiful, healthy, bright smile! At The Art of Smile in Florham Park, we offer a variety of cosmetic and reconstructive dentistry treatment options that can help you achieve the smile […]

  • June 19, 2017

    Dentistry has evolved quite a bit since the beginning; we now have toothbrushes you can buy from a store, toothpaste in a tube, and many dental treatments never thought possible. Luckily, advancements in dentistry have allowed for more precise, pain-free dental treatment. When Did Dentistry Start? Recent evidence suggests dentistry dates back to at least […]

  • June 08, 2017

    Every day countless men and women spend their days and nights serving and protecting our community, and The Art of Smile family is extremely grateful for them. We’d like to thank the men and women that serve Florham Park and the surrounding communities by offering a special discount. Starting in July, every Saturday we will […]