Gum Disease, Increased Risk Heart and Auto-Immune Diseases
Treating gum disease is about more than just your smile. Preventing periodontitis lowers your risk of heart problems and autoimmune diseases.Read More
Can Chewing Xylitol Gum Lower Preterm Births?
Recent studies found that chewing Xylitol while pregnant reduced the risk of maternal periodontal disease and preterm birth.Read More
How to Care For Chipped Teeth
Chipped tooth? Contact our team immediately and bring any broken pieces with you to your emergency appointment.Read More
Invisalign®️: Orthodontic Treatment that Doesn’t Hide Your Smile
Who says orthodontic treatment can’t be classy? Our team offers discreet, comfortable and convenient tooth alignment with Invisalign® clear aligners.Read More
Eat Healthy Foods This Summer to Improve Your Oral Health
Eat healthy foods this summer to improve your oral health. Although many foods are just another obstacle that stands in the way of optimum oral health, did you know that there are some foods that have been proven to actually enhance your oral health?Read More
What’s in YOUR Mouth? By Heather Mistretta
Mercury is in the air, water and soil. In fact, it’s even in the earth’s crust! It’s natural, so that’s good, right? Well, according to some, that might not be the case. And as the old adage says, too much of a good thing can be bad.Read More
Your Dentists in Brick, NJ
John Tortora, D.D.S.
Dr. Tortora received his dental degree from the New York University College of Dentistry, and he applies his dental experience and knowledge of nutrition, acupuncture and homeopathy to treating holistically-oriented patients. As a team, we offer comprehensive dental care with a focus on helping you enjoy both oral and whole-body health. Our caring dentists and team strive to provide quality treatments with great longevity so that you can enjoy a healthy, beautiful smile for a lifetime.MEET OUR DENTISTS
Your Dentists in Brick, NJ
Mina Farag, D.M.D.
Dr. Farag received his dental degree from Boston University’s Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine. He is passionate about every aspect of dentistry and loves combining art, science and minimally invasive procedures to restore his patients’ smiles. We invite you to call us at 732-295-1616 to make your appointment with Dr. John Tortora and Dr. Mina Farag, and learn more about dental care in Brick, New Jersey, and the surrounding areas of Howell, Manasquan, Point Pleasant and Toms River, New Jersey.MEET OUR DENTISTS
We Care About the Whole You
Our dentists and team care about your overall health. We always take the time to listen to your needs, and recommend ways to raise your complete health so that you can enjoy a beautiful smile as well as a healthy life. Call us today to schedule your appointment.Read More...
Tooth-Colored Restorations for Your Smile
As holistic dentists, we are aware of the long-term toxic exposure to mercury caused by amalgam fillings. We offer mercury-free fillings to provide you with a safe, beautiful, and long-lasting restoration for your smile. Contact us today and make your appointment with Dr. John Tortora.Read More...
Achieve a Healthier Smile Today
Our practice offers amalgam removal to replace your silver fillings with composite fillings, giving you a healthier and more attractive smile. We take special care to minimize your exposure to mercury during this procedure. For more information about amalgam removal, call to schedule your consultation with our dentists.Read More...
Care for Your Smile as Nature Intended
At the office of John J. Tortora, D.D.S. , we believe dental care should be simple, comfortable, and—most importantly—beneficial to your smile. We are pleased to offer a variety of holistic dental products to improve your oral health and your overall wellbeing by working with your body’s natural system. For more information, contact our office today.Read More...
Invisible Orthodontics for a Beautiful Smile
We are certified Invisalign providers in Brick, New Jersey, and surrounding areas. With Invisalign treatment, we can help you achieve a beautiful, healthy smile without sacrificing your teeth to metal brackets and wires. Call today to schedule your consultation with our experienced team.LEARN MORE
Your Beautiful Smile, Your Way
Dr. Tortora and Dr. Farag are committed to helping you achieve a smile you love. Our dentists and team are pleased to offer a variety of smile-enhancing services, including (but not limited to) Invisalign, dental veneers, dental implants and teeth whitening. We encourage you to visit our dental office to learn more about your options for cosmetic treatment and begin designing your custom smile plan with the assistance of our talented dentists.LEARN MORE
Healthy Gums for a Healthy Smile
Periodontal disease is one of the leading causes of tooth loss and has been linked to a number of other health concerns, including stroke, heart disease and pregnancy complications. At the office of John J. Tortora, D.D.S., we offer periodontal disease treatment to protect your smile before and after the development of periodontal disease. If you have noticed a change in your gum health, please contact our office to schedule an appointment.LEARN MORE
Live Free of Jaw & Facial Pain
If you experience tightness, soreness or pain along your jaw, especially at the joint, you may have a TMJ disorder. Frequent headaches, stiffness, and a popping or grinding sensation are additional symptoms. Our experienced dentists and team encourage you to schedule a consultation to discuss your condition and learn more about your treatment options. We look forward to helping you find a solution and live with a smile that is free of pain and discomfort!LEARN MORE
Natural-Looking Teeth for Life
Dr. Tortora and Dr. Farag are pleased to offer dental implants for patients who have lost one or more teeth to disease, decay or trauma. Dental implants are a popular restorative and cosmetic choice because they are sturdy, permanent and look like a natural part of your smile. If you are missing a tooth, come see our dentists to learn more about dental implants and determine if this treatment is right for you. Love your smile again!LEARN MORE