Oakton VA Dentist Blog

What Are Root Canals Actually Like?

Many people shudder when they hear the words “root canal”. However, despite their common reputation as being unpleasant and painful, you may be surprised to learn that root canals are not as bad as you think. People are often afraid…

How to Choose the Best Implant Dentist

The surgical procedure for installing a dental implant requires a high level of skill and experience to perform correctly. Often times a dentist may only diagnose the need for an implant and then coordinate the implant placement, while an oral…

How Halitosis is Diagnosed and Treated

Bad breath: It can happen to anyone and has happened to many of us. Research shows that 50 percent of adults have suffered from halitosis -- the medical term for bad breath -- at some point in their lives (and…

7 Signs You May Need to See A Dentist

Your dentist understand that seeing him or her isn’t always the most fun thing to do, but your body may be telling you it’s time to see a dentist. Oakton, VA dental office Oakton Dental Center offers comprehensive dentistry for…

How to Prevent Gum Disease

Half of all American adults aged 30 and over are affected by periodontal disease, making it one of the most common dental ailments. In fact, periodontal disease is the leading cause of missing teeth in adults in the United States.…

Are Dental Implants Right For You?

Dental implants are an increasingly popular procedure for patients who are missing teeth due to infection, decay, injury, or who need teeth replaced for some other reason. Dental implants help improve the appearance of your smile, but they also restore…