Fun Facts About Dr. Smith

Our newest doctor, Dr. Stephanie Smith started with our practice in August of 2018. She grew up in New York in a very large and loud Italian family. She went to college at Villanova during the hey-day of Rollie Massimimo, Ed Pinckney, and Gary McClain. After Villanova, she went to the University of Pennsylvania for Dental School and graduated in 1987, she has been practicing dentistry for 32 years! Dr. Smith was commissioned into the Navy Reserve Dental Corp. and went to boot camp at the age of 51. She has two grown children and from that two adorable grand-daughters. … Read more…

Straight Talk about Misaligned Teeth

People often don’t realize that there is a connection between your health and misaligned teeth. When you have straight teeth it promotes great health. When you have crooked teeth it makes it more difficult to remove harmful plaque and bacteria when you brush and floss. This can eventually lead to gum disease which can inflame your gums, damage your soft tissue, recede your gums, and can lead to tooth loss. Some early signs of gum disease could be red gums, bleeding when you brush or floss, and if you have bad breath. Not only do you run the risk of … Read more…

Veneer Special

During the whole month of September take advantage of our great monthly special of buy 6 veneers and get 2 FREE! Plus, a free 5-year warranty against cracking, chipping and breaking with the purchase of 6 veneers. Have straight, white teeth in just two visits! Veneers are a thin layer of porcelain that are attached to the front of your tooth. Great for closing gaps, straightening and whitening teeth that can last up to 20 + years. Types of Porcelain Veneers Many people may not know that there are different types of porcelain veneers available that form from diverse manufacturers. … Read more…

Are your teeth sensitive?

Do your teeth hurt when you take a sip of hot coffee or when you taste ice cream? When you brush or floss do you experience any pain? Well, if so you could have sensitive teeth. Some possible causes to your sensitive teeth may include; tooth decay or cavities, fractured teeth, worn out fillings, gum disease, worn down tooth enamel, and exposed tooth roots. When you have healthy teeth, there is a layer of enamel that protects the crowns of your teeth (above the gum line.) Underneath the gum line there is a layer called cementum with shields the tooth … Read more…

2018 Spectrum Award Winner

Philadelphia Dentistry is proud to have won the 2018 Spectrum Award for excellence in customer service. By winning this award Philly Dentistry earned a rating of 5 out of 5 stars. This generous award was presented to Philadelphia Dentistry by City Beat News. The Spectrum Award is only given to businesses who have demonstrated excellence in customer service in their business and or industry. The way City Beat News awards the winner is by researching the overall customer satisfaction performance of businesses across the country. They use an exclusive algorithm that provides an unbiased rating for the year. City Beat … Read more…

Care to Share Backpack Program

Imagine less fortunate children not being able to have a backpack and school supplies for when they start their first day of elementary school. This is the case for many children starting school in some local Philadelphia communities. Recently, Philly Dentistry and Dr. Ken Cirka decided that we wanted to start a “Care to Share Backpack” program. This program is designed to give the less fortunate backpacks filled with everything they’ll need to start their school year. Philadelphia Dentistry is teaming up with KIPP Philadelphia Elementary School, located in West Philly to help their newly enrolled students start off the … Read more…

Smile Makeover with Philly Dentistry

Porcelain veneers are a cosmetic dentistry procedure that can correct many dental issues at one time. Just a few examples are, if you have chipped, misaligned, or stained teeth you can have those issues resolved in just two visits. What to except with veneers when you decide to get that smile you always wanted from Philadelphia Dentistry. On your first visit the dentist will begin by making impressions of your teeth. After that, they will then create a mold of how your teeth will look once your veneers are placed. The molds of your teeth are then sent over to … Read more…

June Monthly Special $1000 off 8 veneers

During the whole month of June, Philadelphia Dentistry is offering an amazing deal of $1000 off 8 porcelain veneers. With veneers you can completely change your smile to the smile you always wanted. Don’t be embarrassed or unhappy with your smile anymore because when it comes to your happiness, life is too short not to smile. If you don’t have time to whiten or straighten your teeth with the traditional methods, veneers are a great way to quickly improve your smile. Veneers look just like natural teeth and with our accomplished doctors who stay up to date with the latest … Read more…

Mother’s Day Invisalign Special

At Philadelphia Dentistry we’re celebrating Mother’s Day the whole month of May! We appreciate everything mothers do for their kids and that’s why we are offering $500 off Invisalign, plus free teeth whitening included. Invisalign is the best way to straighten your teeth without the hassle and embarrassment of those old fashion metal braces. Patients often have some questions about Invisalign before starting treatment. Here are the most frequently asked questions by our patients. How many hours a day do I wear my aligners? You should only be removing your aligners to eat and clean your teeth. So typically, you … Read more…

2018 MDA Muscle Walk

Event On the morning of May 12, 2018 Philadelphia Dentistry will be participating in the MDA Muscle Walk at the Navy Yard in Philadelphia at 10:00a.m. Whether these terrible diseases have affected someone you know and love, or if you simply just want to help make a difference and raise money for these muscle-debilitating diseases, come join us! MDA Walk The MDA walk is more than just a walk, by participating you are helping to change the lives of those in need so they can grow stronger and live longer. This walk also bonds families, friends, local businesses and neighbors … Read more…