Welcome to the News Room for Dr. Victor Oelbaum & Associates. Below is a collection of press releases and news articles written about Victor Oelbaum, DDS and our Bronx dental practice. Click on any link to read about the state-of-the-art techniques and technologies our team employs to help ensure patients receive exceptional oral care in a safe and comfortable environment. If you have any questions about a topic of interest, or if you would like to schedule an appointment with one of our experienced dentists, please feel free to reach out to our office online or by telephone today.
Is Going to the Dentist During the Pandemic Worth the Risk? A Study From MIT Shows Promising Results
With the ongoing transmission of COVID-19 cases across the country, many individuals in the Bronx and beyond are weighing the risks of leaving the house, whether for obligation or recreation, amidst the coronavirus pandemic. Understandably so, as the virus has been proven to be highly contagious and largely passed on through person-to-person transmission of respiratory droplets. As individuals continue to […]Continue Reading
Our Dental Office Is Open!
Video Image Placeholder We hope you and your family are in good health. Our community has been through a lot over the last few months, and all of us are looking forward to resuming our normal habits and routines. While many things have changed, one thing has remained the same: our commitment to your safety. Our office follows safety protocols […]Continue Reading
How to Overcome Dental Anxiety
The feeling of fear, dread, and/or apprehension before visiting the dentist is a very common reaction from patients of all ages. There are a number of reasons why individuals may have a dental phobia, such as an uncomfortable experience during childhood, naturally sensitive teeth, or the fear of potentially painful treatment. Dr. Victor Oelbam and our dental team understand that […]Continue Reading
Dear Patient Families, As always, our staff is working hard to maintain a sterile environment. With the recent spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), raising concern across New York City, we are taking extra precautions to keep both our patients and ourselves safe. In addition to our standard practices, measures we are taking to keep the office sanitized, include: Following the […]Continue Reading
Dr. Victor Kagan Authors Study in the Compendium of Continuing Education in Dentistry
Our highly skilled implant dentist, Victor Kagan, DDS, recently authored an article in the January 2020 issue of the Compendium of Continuing Education in Dentistry (CCED), a prestigious academic journal that serves as a leading research publication for dentists and dental specialists. This journal is indexed by PubMed®, meaning the peer-reviewed studies included in CCED reflect a higher scientific quality […]Continue Reading
How Often Should You Brush Your Teeth?
We all know good oral care is key to maintaining a healthy smile, but what exactly does an effective daily oral hygiene regimen entail? While some patients believe brushing their teeth once per day is sufficient to limit bacteria buildup, Dr. Victor Oelbaum—our Bronx-area cosmetic dentist—reveals that a truly clean and sanitary mouth requires a few extra steps. Ideally, patients […]Continue Reading