Do you feel pain or tenderness in or around your jaw joints or muscles, or in and around your ear? Do you have difficulty or pain while chewing? Does your jaw occasionally lock, making it difficult to open or close your mouth? The temporomandibular joints (TMJ) are the two joints connecting the jawbone to the…
All About Dentures
Our teeth play such a significant role in our lives. Every time we smile, talk or eat, we use our mouths and teeth. They help us look our best and enjoy our favorite foods. If you have missing teeth either due to disease or injury, dentures can be a great teeth replacement option. A denture…
What are Dental Implants?
Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) and Oral Appliances
Perfect Your Smile
Three Tooth Replacement Options
Specialists/Specialties in Dentistry
Many patients are not familiar with specialists in dentistry. As of this writing, in the United States, there are twelve dental specialties in dentistry recognized by American Dental Association. In this article, we will describe these specialties and common reasons for a general dentist to refer patients to various specialists. Dental specialists have additional training…
Sensitive Teeth or Sensitive Gum?
Mobile Dentistry, Teledentistry, and Housecall Dentistry
Understanding Dental Insurance (Explained by Your Ashburn VA Dentist)
Do you understand how your dental insurance coverage works? In this article we will explain the important concepts and common questions many patients have about dental insurance. According to the 2017 NADP Dental Benefits Report, two-thirds of Americans have private dental coverage. December is usually a very busy time for many dentist offices (including our…