Contemporary Dentistry


Horseback Riding Can Lead to Tooth Injury

Horseback riding is a fun way to spend some time outdoors, enjoying the beautiful countryside around Rochester, but it can also be dangerous. Horses are very powerful animals, and when you’re on horseback, you’re elevated and vulnerable to falls, especially if you’re just an occasional rider. The recent, serious dental injuries to a young girl […]

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Dr. Calcagno Joins Contemporary Dentistry

Dear Friends,

As of Friday, March 17th, 2017, Dr. Calcagno is associated with Contemporary Dentistry, the office of Dr. Arlene Messer and Dr. Anna Belous.

This transition gives Dr. Calcagno and his patients access to some of the latest technologies and techniques in dentistry, such as advanced digital radiography, computer assisted CAD CAM technology and sedation dentistry. […]

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Why You Should Never Come to Your Consultation with Your Mind Made up

The Internet is a great well of information. It seems like everything you need to know is out there for you to learn. So it might seem natural that you should come to your consultation already having done your research and decided about the cosmetic dentistry procedure that is best for you.

It’s good […]

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New Yorkers Value Oral Health, so Why Aren’t We Seeing the Dentist?

The American Dental Association’s (ADA) Health Policy Institute (HPI) recently released its report on Oral Health and Well-Being in the US, which included a breakdown of the survey results by state. In New York, the disparities are striking: 98% of New Yorkers accept that oral health is important, and 96% of us believe […]

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