Blog Articles

Why Invisalign® Is Better Than Traditional Braces

Straightening your teeth is a personal decision that has many benefits. If you’re ready to straighten your smile, and reap all of the benefits with less of the drama, we can help you with Invisalign® clear aligners.

Sep 1st, 2021
Help for Your TMD

Most jaw pain is caused by one condition: TMD. Dentists all over the country treat people for this condition every day, and it’s common for TMD to last for a long time. If you’re living with jaw pain, there is help available.

Aug 13th, 2021
The Importance of Teeth Cleaning

Really, the importance of keeping your teeth in the best possible health can’t be overstated. So much of our overall health is connected to our oral health that your biannual cleanings are as valuable as your yearly checkup.

Jul 15th, 2021
What Is Anti-Aging Dentistry?

Is your smile aging you? A sparkling smile keeps us young, confident, and ready for the next big laugh. Turn back the clock on your smile with a customized treatment program, just for your teeth.

Jun 29th, 2021
When Your Tooth Is Knocked Out, Your Next Steps Matter

Most people haven't thought about what to do if they knock out one of their teeth, which is why it's such a shock when it happens. Your first steps after knocking out a tooth can potentially save it. Read on to stay calm in a dental emergency.

May 6th, 2021
Why Wait? We Offer Same-Day Crowns

Dental crowns are a great way to enhance your smile or cover a weak or damaged tooth. You used to have to wait for a dental lab to custom make your crown, but not anymore with in-office CEREC® technology.

Apr 1st, 2021
What’s the Best Age to Start Invisalign Teen®?

What teen doesn’t prefer removable, clear plastic aligners from Invisalign Teen® to a mouthful of metal? The only question you as a parent may have is: What’s the best age to start? Read on to learn this and everything else about Invisalign Teen.

Mar 3rd, 2021
5 Reasons Your Smile Is Discolored

Do dull-colored or stained teeth cause you distress? Discolored teeth can be embarrassing and cause low self-esteem. The good news is that staining can be reversed with whitening treatments, and there are things you can do to avoid permanent stains.

Feb 1st, 2021
Eat These Foods To Give Your Oral Health a Boost

You’re sick of all the bad news about how you can’t eat this or that if you want to stay healthy. So how about some better news? Lots of delicious foods and beverages make your teeth stronger and support your oral health. Time to hit the grocery!

Jan 1st, 2021
How Untreated Sleep Apnea Can Impact Your Health

Symptoms of sleep apnea range from insomnia and fatigue to snoring and headaches. If you have sleep apnea, it can put you at risk for other health conditions. Learn more about sleep apnea and treatments available to help you stay healthy.

Dec 4th, 2020
Spotting the Warning Signs of TMJ

Your jaw clicks or sticks when you open your mouth or chew. Or you’ve had more headaches recently. The problem could be your temporomandibular joints (TMJ). Luckily, dentists can resolve TMJ disorders and stop them from getting worse.

Nov 1st, 2020
3 Types of Sleep Apnea and How to Treat Them

Does your family complain about your snoring? Do you wake up gasping for air? Although there are plenty of jokes about snoring, it can be caused by sleep apnea, which is no laughing matter.

Sep 4th, 2020
Am I a Candidate for Veneers?

Many people are unhappy with their teeth and smiles. This can negatively affect their level of happiness, confidence, and prospects in life. Dental veneers represent a cost-effective solution.

Aug 11th, 2020
Dental Care and COVID-19: What You Should Know

Please don’t neglect your oral health due to fears about getting COVID-19. Learn about the changes in our dental office and how to get the right care for your teeth and gums during the pandemic.

Jul 10th, 2020
Why Root Canals Are Nothing to Fear

Having a root canal was once deemed the epitome of unpleasant experiences, but modern techniques have made undergoing the procedure no big deal. Here’s why you have nothing to fear and everything to gain from a root canal, which may save your tooth.

Jun 5th, 2020
3 Facts You May Not Know About Invisalign

Now you can create a beautiful smile with Invisalign®, an alternative to braces that straightens your teeth by gently but gradually nudging them into place. Here are three facts you may not know about Invisalign.

Mar 25th, 2020
Is There A Link Between Gum Disease And Arthritis?

When you’re living with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), life can be hard. Basic tasks like brushing your teeth and flossing can become difficult. However, when you have an autoimmune condition like RA, ...

Jan 13th, 2020
5 Foods That Naturally Whiten Your Teeth

Most of us have heard that items like coffee, tea, and wine can stain your teeth over time, rendering your pearly whites not so pearly white anymore. However, did you know there are some foods out there with the opposite effect? ...

Jan 3rd, 2020
The Truth Behind The Sleep Apnea And Diabetes Connection

The body is an interconnected system; that means if you’re already suffering from one health issue, oftentimes it can make other problems worse. In particular, if you are a type 2 diabetic, you need to make sure you’re getting quality sleep – ...

Dec 27th, 2019
Getting The Right Number Of Porcelain Veneers

When you need a smile makeover, many cosmetic dentists will recommend porcelain veneers in Tysons Corner and Potomac, which can hide multiple cosmetic flaws simultaneously. But how many veneers does it take to fix a smile? ...

Dec 27th, 2019
How To Celebrate National Dental Hygiene Month

October is a lot of things; besides being the month of Halloween, it’s also Country Music Month, Bat Appreciation Month, and National Pickled Peppers Month. But did you know it’s also National Dental Hygiene Month? ...

Oct 24th, 2019
When Do You Need A Dental Crown?

What are dental crowns in Tysons Corner? They’re essentially little caps for your teeth that provide protection and can even help beautify your smile. But how do you know when you need one? What is the procedure like? ...

Aug 27th, 2019
9 Tips To Establish Good Sleeping Habits

Do you constantly toss and turn in bed? Are you always tired during the day no matter how much sleep you get? You might not be getting the restful sleep you need because you may have sleep apnea in Potomac. ...

Aug 17th, 2019
How Much Do Dental Implants In Tysons Corner Cost?

If you have lost one or more teeth, your confidence and quality of life were also impacted. Now, your incomplete smile makes you feel insecure about your appearance while you also struggle to chew your favorite foods or speak clearly. ...

Jan 9th, 2019
Are Porcelain Veneers In Potomac Worth The Cost?

Want to create a new you for 2019? If the answer to that question is yes, then consider porcelain veneers in Potomac. These comfortable dental coverings can bring out the best in your smile and in you, too! ...

Dec 28th, 2018
Think You Have Gum Disease? Check With A Dentist In Potomac

Have you recently noticed that your gums bleed when brushing or flossing? Bleeding gums can be a sign of gum disease, which according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention affects one out of every two Americans age 30 and over. ...

Dec 17th, 2018
Am I A Candidate For All-on-4 Dental Implants In Potomac?

Despite significant improvements in preventive dentistry over the past few decades, tooth loss remains very common for adults of all ages. After all of the teeth have been lost in the upper or lower jaw, finding an effective replacement is ...

Jun 10th, 2018
Can You Combine Dental Implants In Tysons Corner And Crowns?

Do you have a single tooth that really messes up the aesthetics (and health) of your smile? Its damage stands out like a sore thumb and can even cause you dental pain. Have you ever considered replacing this far-gone tooth with a new one? ...

May 23rd, 2018
What Is It Like To Get Real Dental Crowns In Potomac?

If you’ve just learned from your dentist that you need dental crowns in Potomac, you might not know what to expect. Little do you know, dental crowns are a popular restoration that can improve a smile singularly or ...

May 17th, 2018
Cosmetic Dentist In Tysons Corner On Lifespan Of Veneers

Porcelain veneers offer a wonderful cosmetic dentistry treatment option for many patients. They can be used to mask the appearance of just about any flaw — leaving you with a dramatically transformed smile in just about a month. ...

Apr 14th, 2018
When Should My Child First See A Dentist In Potomac?

You’re tickling your child one night before bed, and in the midst of the giggling, you notice something interesting in their mouth…their first tooth is starting to show! Just when you thought you had this parenting thing down, you get another curve ball...

Apr 2nd, 2018
How To Find The Best Tysons Corner Dentist

Finding a dentist in Tysons Corner is as simple as looking around on your daily commute but finding the best Tysons Corner dentist is a little more difficult. Before you stop in at the first office you see, take a few moments to consider ...

Mar 2nd, 2018