Trick or Treatment: 7 Dental Tips to Avoid a Dental Scare this Halloween

Halloween may primarily be for kids, but let’s face it, few adults stock-up on sweets for trick-or-treaters without dipping their hands in the candy bowl. Kids with braces and retainers are routinely reminded by their orthodontists to stay away from sticky, chewy, and crunchy treats. However, as candy consumption increases,… Read More»

Tips for Keeping Your Teeth White & Bright

Are you looking for a bright, white and stain-free smile? The professional team at Smileboston Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry is here to provide you with helpful tips on how to avoid unwanted tooth staining. For nearly 20 years, our cosmetic dentists have provided patients throughout the Greater Boston area with… Read More»

Three Reasons to See a Cosmetic Dentist

With advancements in dental technology, cosmetic dentistry has become an effective way to dramatically improve your smile and overall health. Most cosmetic procedures are simple and pain-free, and when you find the right cosmetic dentist or prosthodontist, you can achieve the smile you have always wanted. Smileboston Cosmetic and Implant… Read More»

Is Dental Botox Right for You?

While Botox is best known for its cosmetic purposes, specifically smoothing facial wrinkles, did you know that the formulation was originally intended as a muscle relaxer for medical purposes? In fact, when administered in smaller dosages, it has clinical applications to treat teeth grinding, chronic TMJ and facial pain. For… Read More»

Advances in Gum Recession Therapy

When you think of cosmetic dentistry, you probably imagine procedures that directly impact the appearance of your teeth. However, your gums also play an important role in the health and quality of your smile. Since 1997, Smileboston Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry has been providing high quality dental services to Boston-area residents… Read More»

Even Your Dentist Gets His Teeth Cleaned

Steven D. Spitz, DMD, founder of Smileboston Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry, knows how important it is to be a good role model for his patients, especially after lapsed hygiene visits resulted in an embarrassing situation a few years back. He has since made it a point to have his teeth… Read More»

Celebrate Boston’s Best During Prosthodontics Awareness Week

Having a healthy mouth and teeth wouldn’t be possible without the dedicated research and work of dental professionals on both the local and national level. To honor the commitment of our dedicated team as well as our fellow colleagues across America, Smileboston Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry in Brookline and Pembroke,… Read More»

The Best Defense is a Good Offense

This adage has been applied to myriad endeavors including games, military strategy and even your dental health – just ask the Boston Red Sox. In March, Steven D. Spitz, DMD, pictured above with baseball greats Luis Tiant, David Ortiz and Jim Rice, traveled to Ft. Meyers for Boston Red Sox… Read More»

Ouch…Love Hurts!

A common complaint I hear this time of year, is from patients at their hygiene visit, as they tell me that their teeth hurt when they eat a piece of candy from their box of Valentine’s Day chocolates. “I must have a cavity”, they say. After looking in their mouth… Read More»

The Secret to Fresh Breath


Let’s be honest.  Halitosis, more commonly known as bad breath, can be a downright turnoff! In most cases bad breath originates from the gums and tongue. While embarrassing, it is a common condition and there are lots of easy ways to treat it. However, halitosis may be the sign of… Read More»