Dr. Michael N. Koumas, DDS.
Hi, I’m Dr. Michael N. Koumas, your trusted and dentist in Newburgh NY. With over 23 years of experience in the field of dentistry, I take pride in providing exceptional dental care to my patients. I understand that dental visits can be stressful, which is why I strive to create a warm and welcoming environment for everyone. My team and I are committed to staying up-to-date with the latest advancements in dentistry to ensure that you receive the best possible care. Whether you need a routine checkup or a complex procedure, my team and I are dedicated to helping you achieve optimal dental health and a beautiful smile.
Don’t wait any longer to achieve the smile of your dreams. Contact us today to schedule an appointment. We look forward to helping you achieve optimal dental health and a smile that you can be proud of!
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Why Choose Us?
Dr. Koumas has been proudly serving the Hudson Valley for over 23 years!
Why Choose Us?
Frequently Asked Questions.
What services do you offer?
Dr Michael N. Koumas has been a practicing dentist in Newburgh NY for over 23 years. Here at the office of Dr. Koumas, we provide dental services from routine cleaning to dental implants and everything inbetween. Want to learn more about us?
Where is your office located?
We are located at 4 Hudson Valley Professional Plaza, Newburgh, NY 12550. Just off of Gidney Avenue and across the street from the Price Chopper/ Market 32.
Do you take emergencies?
Yes we do. We have a 24/7 on call service available for all our patients and our community.
Why should I go to the dentist regularly?
Regular visits to the dentist are not just important for maintaining healthy teeth and gums but are also essential for overall well-being. Neglecting your dental health can lead to severe dental problems that can be expensive and time-consuming to fix. Regular dental checkups and cleanings can help prevent these issues from occurring by allowing early detection and intervention. Additionally, good oral hygiene has been linked to a reduced risk of other health issues such as heart disease, diabetes, and stroke. Visiting your dentist regularly can also help you maintain a beautiful and confident smile. Don’t wait for dental problems to arise before scheduling an appointment. Contact us today to schedule your regular dental checkup and take the first step towards a healthier and happier you!
What can I do about sensitive teeth?
Sensitive teeth can be uncomfortable and even painful, making it difficult to enjoy your favorite foods and drinks. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to alleviate sensitivity and improve your overall dental health. First, try switching to a toothpaste designed for sensitive teeth. These toothpastes contain ingredients that help block sensitivity and reduce discomfort. Additionally, avoid consuming overly hot or cold foods and drinks, as extreme temperatures can exacerbate sensitivity. It’s also essential to practice good oral hygiene, including brushing twice a day, flossing daily, and visiting your dentist regularly for checkups and cleanings. If your sensitivity persists despite these measures, your dentist may recommend additional treatments such as fluoride varnish, dental bonding, or a mouthguard to protect your teeth. Don’t let sensitive teeth interfere with your daily life. Contact us today to schedule an appointment and find the best solution for your sensitive teeth.
How often should I replace my toothbrush?
Replacing your toothbrush regularly is essential for maintaining good oral hygiene. The American Dental Association (ADA) recommends replacing your toothbrush every three to four months or sooner if the bristles become frayed or worn. This is because over time, the bristles on your toothbrush can harbor bacteria, making it less effective at cleaning your teeth and gums. Using an old toothbrush can also cause damage to your teeth and gums, leading to sensitivity and other dental problems. Additionally, if you’ve been sick, it’s a good idea to replace your toothbrush to avoid re-infecting yourself with the same bacteria or virus. Don’t let an old toothbrush compromise your oral health. Make sure to replace your toothbrush regularly and practice good oral hygiene to keep your teeth and gums healthy.
If you’d like to learn more about when to change your toothbrush, check out our extensive article!
Are teeth considered bones?
That’s a great question, and since it’s such an interesting topic, we wrote a blog about it! Check it out and let us know what you think!