2019 is quickly drawing to a close and the New Year is on the horizon. Have you taken full advantage of your dental benefits? According to the American Dental Association, only 2.8 percent of people with a PPO dental plan reach or exceed the annual maximum allowed by those plans. Everyone else is... Read Full Post
If you’re considering having dental implants placed, keep in mind that the crown of the implant cannot be whitened. If you want a whiter smile than the one you currently have, you should whiten your teeth before you have your dental implants placed so that your dental crowns can match the color of... Read Full Post
Halloween is finally here. For many children, this is one of the most enjoyable holidays of the year, and for good reason. Who doesn’t want to get dressed up in costumes and come home with a bag full of candy? If you’re going to take your kids trick-or-treating this year, it’s important to have a... Read Full Post
As a young professional, you are at a critical time in your career. The impressions you make on others can significantly impact the opportunities available to you. It’s important to appear poised, intelligent, confident and friendly. It can be hard to put forth this impression when you lack... Read Full Post
Porcelain veneers are an extremely popular cosmetic dentistry procedure, because they can treat a wide variety of cosmetic issues and give you a beautiful yet still natural looking smile. However, people wonder how long porcelain veneers will last. Is it worth it to spend the money on them?... Read Full Post
A beautiful smile is a big deal, and not just because it looks great. Beyond causing feelings of self-consciousness every time you smile, misaligned teeth can have a negative impact on your health. If your bite is off, you may experience pain while chewing, suffer from headaches, have increased... Read Full Post
Invisalign is a popular alternative to traditional metal braces. This treatment uses a series of clear, removable plastic aligners to gradually shift your teeth to their desired position. The end result is a straight, beautiful smile.
At Arlington Dental Aesthetics and South Riding Smiles, we offer... Read Full Post
Invisalign is a clear alternative to standard metal braces that allows you to realign your bite without dietary restrictions or of the hassles associated with annoying brackets and wires. While Invisalign® can address a wide range of orthodontic needs, it’s not the only braces alternative. If you’... Read Full Post
Dental implants provide you with the most effective option to replace your missing teeth. They are the only solution that replaces the missing root along with the tooth, providing a long-lasting restoration that restores full bite function. For this reason, our dentists recommend dental implants... Read Full Post
If you’ve put off orthodontic treatment because you want to avoid a “mouth full of metal,” you are not alone. Many adults and teens prefer to avoid the hassles associated with traditional metal braces. Fortunately, this isn’t the only way to achieve a straight, beautiful smile. Invisalign provides... Read Full Post
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