A Warning About Teething Jewelry From Your Manhattan Dentist

By on February 28, 2019

Dr. Tina Frangella It’s unnerving for any parent to watch as their child suffers in pain and agony during the teething process. You want to help however you can because you want them to feel better. But you need to be careful when deciding on what to offer your child to chew on during this stage of their oral development. On the “to-avoid” list is teething jewelry. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently warned parents not to use

Revitalize Your Smile And Show It Off!

By on January 30, 2019

If you’ve ever lost a tooth, you probably remember how uncomfortable it made you feel – especially if that tooth was in the “esthetic zone.” This means its front and center, in a place where everyone can see your gap. As a dentist who is trained in advanced restorative dentistry, I take great pride in giving back what has been lost. My patients are always overwhelmed with joy after I give them a complete, natural look with dental implants or

Meet Mabel, Dr. Tina’s Furry Friend

By on November 30, 2018

Dr. Tina has only one four-legged companion, but she has more than enough love to give. Mabel, a Boston Terrier, was born on March 11, 2010. Imagine how cute she was! She’s a sweet friend who gets along very well with Dr. Tina’s kids, Lea and Ashlyn. “She’s always excited to see people and is always looking for belly rubs,” Dr. Tina says. Dr. Tina has always had a soft spot for dogs. She chose a Boston Terrier because of