Welcome to the Web
site of Richard H. Berman, D.M.D.
Dr. Berman is a General Dentist specializing in
Cosmetic, Advanced Restorative and Family Dentistry, and this Web site is about pictures.
Placing the mouse over the graphic above will pause it
This website is named Dental Art and Science because
Dentistry is no longer just about filling teeth. New technology and materials have evolved
dentistry as a science with functionally esthetic outcomes. All dentistry must function
within the limits of the oral system or it will either cause harm, or fail prematurely.
All materials used have good and bad properties and their selection and use must be
carefully understood if a long lasting, functional and beautiful result is to be achieved.
This website will give you a general understanding of the issues at hand and the
techniques available in restorative dentistry today.
When you are selecting a
cosmetic/reconstructive dentist, by far the most important factor in your decision is the
dentist's skill. But how do you determine a dentist's skill? By looking at the unretouched
before and after pictures of his/her patients and by being educated about what to look
for. On this site, you can browse through hundreds of before and after pictures of Dr.
Finding the right dentist is not like
shopping for a commodity. You can buy the exact same new car at any number of dealerships,
but different dentists will give you very different results. The dentist that you can be
comfortable with is the doctor who has accomplished for someone else what you want for
To navigate around the site follow the applet in the side
The before and after photographs that you will see on this
Web site are high-quality images. They should look just about as good on your monitor as
if you were holding a real photograph. If the photos don't appear excellent to you, you
might be able to change a couple of settings on your computer to allow you to see the
photographs at a much higher quality. Try increasing the color setting for highest
resolution in your "display" settings of your control panel.