Tag Archives: periodontal disease

Hi, my name is Dr. Vik Mittle. I am a Board Certified Periodontist at Shine Dental Associates, located in Syosset.

There are several signs showing the fact that you have gum disease or periodontal disease. Some of the most common signs that people always talk about, what you see in the newspapers or TV commercials are bleeding gums. That’s a very important sign because, in fact, that means that your gums are inflamed. You have a lot of bacteria and a lot of plague that’s underneath your gums which causes your body to respond.

Identifying and Treating Periodontal Disease

Continue reading

Board certified periodontist Dr. Vikas Mittle discusses how to treat periodontal disease to regain the health of your teeth and gums with home maintenance (brushing and flossing) as well as more aggressive treatments such as scaling and root planing (deep cleaning).

How To Treat Receding Gums and Reverse Bone Loss

Continue reading

Do you know dental implants are the most popular service that dentistry has to offer!  That’s because they are versatile and can be used in many different ways.

They can help stabilize dentures, replace missing teeth or even a full set of teeth.

Implants make it possible for you to smile with confidence once again. With implants as a replacement for dentures you will no longer need to deal with messy adhesives or glue. You know longer have to swallow the glue and get sick from it.  No more gagging on dentures.

Continue reading

If you have loose teeth, if your gums bleed…this may be a serious problem because you may have periodontal disease, or bone loss around your teeth.

Bone is what stabilizes your teeth together and if your gums bleed you may have inflammation and bone destruction.

This is a very serious problem that can not only effect your teeth and possibly lead to complete loss of your teeth, but it can also have negative consequences for your overall health because there is a strong relationship between periodontal disease and heart disease, diabetes, kidney problems, and more, as Board Certified Periodontist, Dr. Vikas Mittle explains in this video…

Continue reading

Same Day

Same Day Dentures,
Repairs and Relines!

We have an on-site laboratory, which allows us to offer same day denture repairs and relines while you relax in our luxurious office.

Learn More
Dental Tech


Afraid of the dentist? We offer IV, conscious, and nitrous oxide sedation for your comfort. Contact us today to learn more.

Learn More


Dental implants allow you to smile with confidence, knowing your teeth look naturally beautiful and your smile will be preserved well into the future.

Learn More

Full Service
On-Site Lab

All of our dental lab services under one roof to provide you with same day teeth replacement, denture repairs and relines.

Learn More
TV and Media Appearances
TV and Media Appearances
TV and Media Appearances