Category Archives: Pediatric Dentists

Why Fluoride Is So Important For Younger Patients

Mineralization and Demineralization

If you've ever wondered why pediatric dentist Mahwah services involves fluoride treatment, here's why. Your teeth relinquish and receive minerals on a daily basis. When minerals exit the teeth, the process is called demineralization. Demineralization occurs when teeth make contact with bacteria, plaque, and ... Read More

Does Whitening Toothpaste Really Work?

Have you ever noticed the difference in packaging between normal Colgate toothpaste and the whitening toothpaste and wondered to what degree does it even make difference? Sooner or later, we all ask ourselves whether this fancier more expensive toothpaste is even making any different in the ... Read More

Vanessa Q. Velilla, D.D.S., M.S.

    • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor ~ B.S. & B.A. ~ 1992
    • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor ~ D.D.S. ~ 1998
    • General Practice Residency ~ Bronx Lebanon Hospital, Bronx, NY ~ 1998-1999 Fellowship in Special Care Dentistry ~ Rose F.
    • Kennedy Center, Bronx, NY~ 1999-2000 Pediatric Dental Residency ~ University of Michigan ~ M.S. ~ 2004
    • Has ... Read More

Cynthia A. Pattison, D.M.D

  • Clark University ~ B.A. ~ 1987
  • University of Pennsylvania ~ D.M.D. ~ 1991
  • General Practice Residency ~ Mt. Sinai Hospital, New York, NY ~ 1991-1992
  • University of Illinois, Chicago ~ Pediatric Dental Residency ~ 1992-1994
  • Has been with Pediatric Dental Associates since 1994
  • Active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American ... Read More