Is sedation an option for cosmetic dentistry procedures?

Sedation dentistry is an extremely helpful technique for those who experience anxiety related to dental visits. Dental anxiety is very common, and leads many people to avoid the dentist entirely. It is most commonly used during restoration procedures, but can…...

Which teeth can be replaced by dental implants?

Dental implants can be used to replace any missing tooth, whether it’s an incisor or a molar. A single tooth can be replaced with an implant, or all of your teeth if necessary. Each implant has its own individual root,…...

How Do I Know If I am a Suitable Candidate for Dental Implants?

Dental implants are an excellent way to replace missing teeth. Almost anyone who has lost a tooth, or multiple teeth, can benefit from them. However, some factors can adversely affect the likelihood of a successful implant procedure....

Discomfort at the dentist is a thing of the past

Many people find visiting the dentist to be difficult due to their anxiety. Even a routine office visit can make them very nervous or uncomfortable, and dental work like restorations makes this anxiety even worse. With sedation dentistry, you can…...

Tips for relieving dental anxiety

Dental anxiety can make it difficult for you to receive appropriate dental care. If you’re extremely anxious or experience panic attacks or a severe gag reflex at the dentist, sedation dentistry might be a good solution for you. If your…...

Tips for a smooth recovery after wisdom tooth extraction

The removal of wisdom teeth is a common occurrence—almost everyone will have at least one of these large back molars removed, usually during late adolescence or early adulthood. Extraction sometimes requires oral surgery. It’s important to take care of your…...

Tooth Extraction: Is a Dental Implant in my Future?

If you need to have a tooth extracted, you should consider replacing it with a dental implant. Dental implants are the most advanced and most effective form of tooth replacement, helping prevent many of the unpleasant long-term effects of tooth…...

IV Sedation or Nitrous Oxide: Which is right for you?

Sedation dentistry is a useful approach for those who become very nervous at the dentist, especially while getting work done. Sedation is also useful for oral surgery, making the procedure more comfortable. If you have dental anxiety or must have…...

3 Steps to Prepare for a Stress-Free Tooth Extraction

From healing a serious infection or repairing a broken tooth to treating the discomfort of impacted wisdom teeth, the benefits of oral surgery for removing one or more teeth are easy to see. Unfortunately, improper planning before your tooth extraction…...

Wise Up! The Benefits of Removing all your Wisdom Teeth at Once

While periodic checkups and cleanings are essential for your underlying dental health, you may still develop discomfort due to impacted wisdom teeth. Common between the ages of 17 and 24, the growth of these third molars can lead to overcrowding…...

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Burke, VA 22015
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Northern Virginia Oral, Maxillofacial & Implant Surgery – Reston, VA
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Reston, VA 20191
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Alexandria, VA 22314
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