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Sleep Apnea Treatment in Manahawkin, NJ
10/18/2021

Sleep apnea is a common condition that affects countless patients and is often treated with lifestyle changes including dietary changes, and the use of a CPAP machine at night to regulate breathing. For patients looking for a dentist and sleep apnea specialist in Manahawkin, NJ, Federici Dental is here for you. We oversee general, family, and cosmetic dental treatment as well as consultation and care for sleep apnea. Reduce your symptoms significantly by making these changes to your diet.

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Holistic Dental Care in Manahawkin, NJ
08/24/2021

Becoming vegan can change your life for the better, but it also comes with its own unique set of challenges, like ensuring that your teeth get the nutrients and minerals they need to stay strong. At Federici Dental we are experts at adapting oral healthcare to suit the individual needs of every patient, taking every part of their routine and lifestyle into consideration. Federici Dental is a cosmetic, general, and family dentist in Manahawkin, NJ offering comprehensive care from cleanings to surgery. Read on to learn how to care for your teeth on a vegan diet!

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Does Sleep Apnea Ever Go Away?
07/16/2021

If you or a loved one are being kept awake at night by loud snoring or trouble breathing, sleep apnea may be the culprit—but what should you do to stop the problem? And will it ever go away by itself? Here at Federici Dental, your local dentist in Manahawkin, New Jersey, we specialize in dental care as well as sleep apnea treatment, so you can take care of all of your oral health needs in one stop! Find out below what sleep apnea experts have to say about how to take care of sleep apnea for good.

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Importance Of Teeth Cleaning and Teeth Whitening
06/30/2021

At Federici Dental, we strive to educate our patients on everything about dental and oral health. Not only is it important to us that our patients get a better-looking smile, but that they feel great as well! Because of our holistic approach, we make sure that our patients receive the highest quality care with all of the treatments we provide. And if you’re thinking about whitening your teeth, you also have to remember to keep your teeth clean afterward. Both are one and the same, so let’s dive in.

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April Is Oral Cancer Awareness Month
04/01/2021

Oral cancer is a serious problem and one that can be aided by awareness and catching it early. That is why we at Federici Dental are doing our part to spread the word that this month, April, is Oral Cancer Awareness Month. Find out just what that means, how to prevent oral cancer, and why oral cancer deserves to be talked about more.

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What Kind Of Toothbrush Is Best?
02/19/2021

We offer a wide variety of high-quality dental treatments to our patients, but how you care for your child's teeth at home is just as important to the health of their smile. Oral hygiene is a crucial part of that, and if you're wondering how to choose the right toothbrush for your child, we can help.

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Dental Implants
01/21/2021

Federici Dental provides a wide variety of comprehensive general dentist care in Manahawkin, New Jersey. Our doctors and staff are here to help you achieve a healthy new smile, and we want our patients to understand all the treatment options available to them. That’s why we want to provide you some answers to common questions about what to expect with dental implants!

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Sleep Apnea - Why You Should See Your Dentist
12/18/2020

At Federici Dental, we feel that if you’re experiencing sleep apnea symptoms, it’s time to visit our amazing doctors, Dr. Joseph R. Federici and Dr. David E. Federici.

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Caring For Your Teeth During Halloween!
10/20/2020

Halloween is a fun-filled time that should be enjoyed by all! That being said, we want all of our patients to be cautious of their dental health throughout the month of October and consume Halloween candy in moderation.

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How Much Toothpaste Should You Use?
09/17/2020

Most people know that they should be brushing their teeth at least twice a day, but most do not consider the proper amount of toothpaste that they should be using. If you are running out of your toothpaste too quickly, you may be using too much for each brush.

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How Dentists Treat Receding Gums
03/12/2020

We all know that keeping your teeth healthy is a primary part of maintaining a great smile, but what some don't realize is that gum health is just as important. The gums support the teeth and help keep them healthy, so any gum problem is necessarily a threat to your smile

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Why It's Important to Go to the Dentist Every 6 Months
02/28/2020

At Federici Dental, our mission is to help patients throughout Manahawkin, NJ and the surrounding areas achieve beautiful, healthy smiles and maintain them for a lifetime. While we're proud to offer a variety of treatments to improve the smile and treat dental conditions, the most important part of maintaining a healthy smile is maintaining regular oral hygiene.

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7 Questions to Ask Your Dentist
02/15/2020

At Federici Dental, we're proud to help patients of all ages achieve healthy, beautiful smiles through quality dental treatment. But we believe that patient education is just as important as dental treatment itself, and it's important for patients to have access to the information they need in order to properly care for their teeth.

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Sleep Apnea in Babies & Toddlers
01/21/2020

At Federici Dental, we believe everyone deserves a smile they're proud to show off, which is why we're proud to offer a wide range of dental treatments to patients in the greater Manahawkin, NJ area. But in addition to restorative and cosmetic dental treatments, we also offer comprehensive treatment for sleep apnea. Our dentist, Dr. David E. Federici, is one of only 425 other sleep apnea dentists to reach the level of Diplomate of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine (ABDSM), making us highly qualified to treat patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). Most sufferers of sleep apnea are adults – but it can still be a problem for babies and toddlers.

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Dentist Approved Holiday Treats
12/04/2019

The holidays offer a much-deserved opportunity for all of us to rest, reconnect with close family and loved ones, and of course, indulge in some of our favorite holiday delicacies – but unfortunately, many of the foods and treats we like to enjoy during the holidays can spell disaster for your teeth. The sugar and carbohydrates in many common holiday favorites contribute to cavities and dental decay, which can damage your smile and require expensive, inconvenient dental treatment. At Federici Dental, we're proud to help patients throughout Manahawkin, NJ and the surrounding areas maintain beautiful, healthy smiles through quality dental treatment, so we'd like to list a few holiday treats you can enjoy this season without putting your teeth in jeopardy.

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How Sleep Apnea Affects the Body
12/03/2019

Sleep apnea is a condition that affects millions of Americans, even though many don't even realize they have it. But unfortunately, that doesn't mean it isn't an issue: sleep apnea can cause a number of problems even if someone is unaware of the condition. At Federici Dental, we're proud to offer convenient treatment for patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), and our very own Dr. Joseph Federici holds the prestigious rank of Diplomate of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine (ABDSM) – so we'd like to shed some light on the dangerous effects that sleep apnea can have on the body.

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Why Have A Dentist Treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea?
10/08/2019

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a silent epidemic in America. Estimates state that some 22 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea, but up to 80% of cases remain undiagnosed, leaving millions of people suffering from a condition that not only robs them of sleep, but can prove life-threatening. Thankfully, sleep apnea diagnosis and treatment have come far, and many patients can be treated without a CPAP machine. But don't head to a specialized sleep doctor just yet – in many cases, it's a better idea to have a dentist treat obstructive sleep apnea, and we at Federici Dental here to explain why.

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What Is A Home Sleep Study?
07/09/2019

At Federici Dental, we’re proud to not only help our patients achieve healthy, beautiful smiles, but also to treat conditions like sleep apnea with our exceptional services. As your Manahawkin, NJ dentist, we’re committed to helping you get a good night’s sleep so you can feel rested and ready to take on your day. We believe that sleep apnea should not hold anyone back from life, and that’s why we’re proud to offer sleep apnea treatment for patients in and around the Manahawkin area. Keep reading to learn one of the ways this condition can be diagnosed.

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What Are Dental Crowns?
07/08/2019

At Federici Dental, we’re proud to offer superior dental treatments to patients in and around the Manahawkin area. Our skilled, friendly staff paired with excellent service make us stand out. With the goal of providing each patient with the healthiest smile possible, we provide treatments including fillings, bridges, and dental crowns. Keep reading to learn about dental crowns and how they can help your smile.

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What Causes Teeth Grinding?
06/04/2019

At Federici Dental, we're proud to offer comprehensive dental treatment to patients of all ages in the greater Manahawkin, NJ area. We treat a wide range of dental problems and conditions, but for our adult patients, one of the most common problems we come across is bruxism or chronic grinding of the teeth. Bruxism affects roughly 40 million Americans, and to help you understand this perplexing condition, we wanted to dive into some of the most common causes of teeth grinding.

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Living With A CPAP Machine
05/07/2019

Sleep apnea is a potentially serious condition that can rob you of the restful, healthy sleep we all need to live a good life. But for patients where CPAP alternatives like oral sleep appliances aren't an option, a CPAP or BiPAP machine is often the only option for sleep apnea treatment. While effective, these machines can be uncomfortable and difficult to use, especially at first. As a dedicated sleep apnea dentist serving the Manahawkin area, we at Federici Dental want to provide a few simple tips for making life with a CPAP machine a little bit easier.

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How Biting Your Nails Hurts Teeth
05/01/2019

If you're like many people, too much stress or anxiety is a trigger for you to start chewing on a nail. But this common nervous habit can have a plethora of unintended consequences, and some of those have to do with dental health. As a leading team of dentists serving the Manahawkin, NJ area, our mission at Federici Dental is to help our patients maintain beautiful healthy smiles. So to help you understand why quitting the habit of nail biting is important for your dental health, we'd like to cover a few of the ways that nail biting can damage your teeth.

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The Dangers of Snoring
04/09/2019

Your children may think it’s funny. Your spouse finds it annoying. And, you may just want to deny it. But if you’re one of the approximately 90 million American adults affected by snoring, you should know the truth - that snoring can be a signal of serious issues and can lead to both emotional and physical problems - from sleep apnea to heart disease. The experts at Federici Dental not only work with our Manahawkin patients to provide general and cosmetic dentistry, we also want to make sure our patients understand the dangers of snoring, identify the causes, and supply a solution, if possible. As members of both the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine and New Jersey Sleep Society, Federici Dental experts are always at the forefront of the most innovative treatments for sleep apnea including CPAP alternatives to your snoring issues.

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7 Sleep Mistakes You're Probably Making
03/05/2019

We all know how important a good night’s sleep can be—after all, the quality and length of your sleep affect everything else about your day, including your mood and your overall health. But did you know that the activities you do before bed can either make or break your sleep? It’s true. As your sleep apnea dentist in Manahawkin, NJ, we’re committed to helping our patients achieve optimal health through a variety of dental treatments. We strive to educate our patients with the knowledge they need to be healthy, and that includes good quality sleep. Let’s take a look at 7 mistakes you’re probably making that are disrupting that good night’s rest:

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11 Sleep Apnea Side Effects
03/04/2019

As your trusted sleep apnea doctors in Manahawkin, NJ, we at Federici Dental are committed to helping patients achieve optimal dental health, providing treatments for a wide variety of conditions, including sleep apnea. We strive to educate our patients so that they can live a happy and healthy life, free from the effects of their condition. That’s why we’re here to discuss the following 11 sleep apnea side effects, and how they may impact your life if you’ve received a sleep apnea diagnosis.

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10 Tips For Better Sleep
02/06/2019

Our team at Federici Dental takes pride in providing the best possible treatments to our sleep apnea and dental patients from the greater Manahawkin area. That being said, our doctors also know that the habits we form in our everyday life will impact the effectiveness and longevity of your treatment with any sleep apnea dentist. We’ve broken down some general tips below for how to improve the quality of your sleep, but feel free to contact us at any time with more questions!

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Consequences Of Sleep Apnea
01/01/2019

Here at Federici Dental in Manahawkin, NJ, our expert doctors and dental team know just how dangerous having obstructive sleep apnea can be, and we are here to help! If you have recently been diagnosed with any type of sleep apnea, it’s critically important to understand the ins and outs of this condition, as it’s severity can worsen over time if left untreated.

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Federici Dental Becomes the First Dental Member Center in NJ for the NJ Sleep Society
11/06/2018

At Federici Dental, we're proud to provide comprehensive dental care to patients throughout the greater Manahawkin, NJ area. While we offer a variety of general and cosmetic dental treatments like dental implants and teeth whitening, we also offer treatment for sleep apnea. Now, we're excited to announce that as a part of our commitment to providing high-quality sleep apnea treatment, Federici Dental has become the first dental practice to gain membership in the New Jersey Sleep Society!

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Summer Foods That Won't Affect Your New Dentures
09/05/2018

Dentures are both a blessing and a curse. On the one hand, they allow you to eat, talk and smile almost as well as you did when you had all of your natural teeth. On the other hand, however, they come with several limitations and restrictions, many of which may involve your favorite foods. If you're a denture patient in Macon, GA, you may want to know what you can do to preserve the integrity of your new teeth and maintain a comfortable smile. At Federici Dental, we provide our denture patients with a list of foods they can and should not eat with their new teeth.

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National Atrial Fibrillation Month
National Atrial Fibrillation Month
09/01/2018

At Federici Dental, we want to spread the word about Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) as it relates to Atrial Fibrillation. Because many individuals are unaware that they have obstructive sleep apnea, it’s critical to be aware of some of the signs and symptoms of OSA, and discuss any concerns regarding sleep apnea with your dentist or doctor. At Federici Dental, we specialize in sleep apnea, and as proud members of both the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine and NJ Sleep Society, we are on the cutting-edge of sleep apnea knowledge and treatment.

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08/08/2018

If you’ve struggled with snoring in Manahawkin, New Jersey and received a sleep apnea diagnosis, you’re probably eager to learn all you can about your condition. You may be familiar with the basics, but how much do you know about the factors that worsen your symptoms? Our overview of sleep apnea can help you build your knowledge base:

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How to Fix Snoring Problems
06/04/2018

Snoring is a common problem. So common, in fact, that sawing logs has become virtually synonymous with sleep – but there's a downside to this conflation. While snoring may affect many people, that doesn't mean it's not an issue. Snoring is one of the most telltale signs of sleep apnea, a dangerous condition that can cause a range of health problems and even prove fatal.

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Response: Car Crash Studies Involving Sleep Deprived
05/02/2018

Keeping with our recent theme of potentially-undiagnosed sleep apnea, the team at Federici Dental recently discovered a study about car crashes involving sleep-deprived drivers and passengers. Two of the most common problems that cause sleepiness are adults not sleeping enough (which is typically around 8 hours per night) or obstructive sleep apnea, which we can help treat at our Manhawkin office.

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Response: Bus Passengers Plead With Driver To Sleep
04/30/2018

At Federici Dental, we're proud to be one of the few dental practices in Southeast New Jersey that specialize in sleep apnea consultations, diagnosis, and treatment. Whenever relevant news arises regarding sleep depravation, we want to bring it to our potential and current patient's attention, so that they are encouraged to schedule a consultation with us.

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April is Stroke Awareness Month
04/29/2018

At Federici Dental, we want to spread awareness about Stroke Awareness month, which is in April of every year. A recent study has shown that there may be a connection between untreated sleep apnea and stroke, and that seeking treatment for sleep apnea can help reduce the risk of stroke.

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April is National Facial Protection Month And More
04/06/2018

At Federici Dental, we want to spread the word about two important awareness topics this April: National Facial Protection Month & Oral, Head & Neck Cancer Awareness Week (April 8th-15th). Because many sports begin in spring, it’s critical to bring your children and teens to our office and ask about mouth guards, to protect them from avoidable oral and facial injuries. We want you to enjoy your family (or your own) sport’s season without worry!

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Two Train Crashes Caused By Sleep Apnea
02/12/2018

At Federici Dental, we take patient education very seriously, and encourage you to be proactive about your health. As your local Manahawkin sleep apnea experts, we wanted to call to your attention something recent that happened in our local community.

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The Expected Growth of Dental Implants
01/29/2018

At Federici Dental, we’re one of the most experienced providers of dental implants, with unmatched experience and expertise in hybrid dentures, traditional dental implants and more. We’ve seen an influx in patients asking about this restorative dentistry treatment, and want to explain why dental implants are seeing a huge boost in popularity.

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Hybrid Dentures Vs. Removable Dentures
Hybrid Dentures Vs. Removable Dentures
10/18/2017

For our patients with multiple missing, cracked, or decayed teeth, dentures can offer an attractive option to repair and restore your teeth to achieve a beautiful smile. Traditionally, removable dentures were the best option, and offered a potential long-term solution for individuals. However, with new advances in technology and dental implants, a variety of options are now available.

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What You Need to Know about Obstructive Sleep Apnea
What You Need to Know about Obstructive Sleep Apnea
07/17/2017

With the most recent national case involving OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea) and the death of Carrie Fisher, more national attention needs to be focused on this life or death condition. Recent surveys show up to 70% of people snore. Snoring is recognized more as a nuisance but is a very indicative sign of a possible life threatening condition. OSA is when the airway, through relaxation of the airway tissues, is closed off.

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Response: 7 Benefits of Oral Health
Response: 7 Benefits of Oral Health
05/25/2017

At Federici Dental, we want to ensure that our patients understand the vast benefits of keeping up with dental appointments and maintaining a healthy smile. You should take care of your teeth like you take care of the rest of your body, with dedication and care. More and more literature and articles have come out that support the benefits of having great oral health, and we recently discovered yet another!

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Curious about Dental Implants? Join Dr. Dave at a Free Seminar!
Curious about Dental Implants? Join Dr. Dave at a Free Seminar!
04/04/2017

We’re proud to present an event in the local Manahawkin, NJ community for our senior patients who want to learn more about implant dentistry options. This free informative seminar will be led by Dr. Kathy A. Banks, DMD, an ABOMS Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon. Dr. Dave Federici and Thurmond Price, CDT will also be in attendance to answer all questions regarding dental restoration procedures and implant dentistry options. You can find out more about this event below.

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Response: Oral Bacteria Linked to Stroke Risk
Response: Oral Bacteria Linked to Stroke Risk
03/22/2017

At Federici Dental, we want to provide our patients with the finest general, cosmetic and restorative dentistry treatments available, while educating them on the latest in oral health research. Drs. Dave and Joe are always expanding their knowledge, and eager to learn more about how to improve their processes, techniques and advice to patients.

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Dental Health and Overall Health
01/11/2017

Regular dental appointments and cleanings may not seem life-changing, but keeping up with your oral care helps prevent much more serious problems in the long run. In this blog, Dr. Dave will cover the connection between oral health and overall health, and treatments for the various problems that can arise.

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Use Your Insurance Benefits Before 2016 Ends!
11/01/2016

Whether you’re interested in simple teeth whitening services, or cosmetic solutions such as dental implants and hybrid dentures, Drs. Dave & Joe Federici provide unmatched expertise for patients in and around Manahawkin, NJ. Below, you’ll find more information about getting the most out of your insurance benefits as we near the end of 2016.

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