Is Smoking Worth Your Teeth?

Smoking is one of the most addictive habits out there. It’s also one of the worst things for your health. When you think of smoking, do you think of lung cancer? Perhaps emphysema? Or maybe it’s heart disease. While all of these are very real possibilities, at our Manassas and Reston dental offices, we’d like… Read more »

Top 5 Reasons to Get Professional Teeth Cleanings

You brush your teeth at home twice everyday, you floss at least once a day, so why is visiting our dental office in Manassas or Reston regularly so important? Professional cleanings and consistent checkups are crucial to maintaining a healthy mouth and body.   Money. Regular appointments and cleanings can help you save money. At… Read more »

The Connection Between Heart and Mouth

Every February, we place a lof of focus on hearts. There’s heart candy, heart shaped boxes full of chocolate, and we’re all about making our significant others feel loved. At our dental offices in Manassas and Reston, we like all the things that go along with spreading the love, especially the heart. This February, take… Read more »

Is Your Cough Medicine Making Your Teeth Sick?

Coughs, stuffiness, colds, and the flu are at their peak this time of year. While we all try our best to keep germs away by washing our hands, avoiding other sick people, and exercising, there are times when catching the bug is basically unavoidable. At our dental offices in Reston and Manassas, our goal is… Read more »

Ancient Dental Care – Crazy Beliefs & Wild Practices

The type of dentistry we practice at our dental offices in Manassas and Reston, that ensures comfort, oral health, and overall wellbeing, wasn’t always the norm. If we go back a few years, a mere 9,000, we find some extraordinarily crazy beliefs, wild practices, and a dental philosophy that’s much different from today’s standard. Ancient… Read more »

“Do I Have Something in My Teeth?”

It never fails. You’re at an important business dinner with your boss; you’re meeting a blind date for a first-time brunch; you’re at your significant other’s parents’ house for Sunday family dinner and a piece of spinach quiche gets wedged between your two front teeth. Embarrassing dental moments like those can be awkward, especially if… Read more »

Celebrate the Holidays with a New Smile

There’s a lot to celebrate during this time of the year – health, family, love, and friendship. Typically we show each other our appreciation by sharing gifts, celebrating, and eating with our families. However, if you’re hiding your smile during these joyous occasions instead of grinning wide, it may be time to think about celebrating… Read more »

Dental Health of Pilgrims and Native Americans

Every November at our dental offices in Reston and Manassas, we like to acknowledge American Diabetes Month which is dedicated to raising awareness to the disease the affects nearly 30 million Americans. Diabetes destabilizes blood sugar and may create a lot of problems throughout your body including issues with your eyes, nerves, kidneys, and heart…. Read more »

Diabetic? See Your Dentist!

Every November at our dental offices in Reston and Manassas, we like to acknowledge American Diabetes Month which is dedicated to raising awareness to the disease the affects nearly 30 million Americans. Diabetes destabilizes blood sugar and may create a lot of problems throughout your body including issues with your eyes, nerves, kidneys, and heart…. Read more »

Improving Tooth Alignment for Function and Beauty

Orthodontics is often a topic people don’t ask about unless they’re concerned with the way their teeth look…be it that they’re crowded, have wide spaces, or noticeable overlapping bites. However, there’s a lot more to orthodontic treatment than just the way the teeth look. For instance, the way the back teeth bite together will affect… Read more »