We Are Open – Safety is Our Top Priority!
We’ve reopened in accordance with CDC, O.S.H.A., and State Dental Board guidelines to responsibly resume seeing our patients for regular dental appointments and treatment. We want to assure you of the measures we take to maintain a clean and safe environment so you can continue to receive needed dental care without fear or concern.
Many of our dental patients ask us about solutions for crooked or misaligned teeth. We can sometimes recommend Invisalign as a way to deal with these issues without metal braces and the changes to your appearance that they can sometimes cause. By working with us, you and your family can find the perfect solution for crooked teeth and many other…Continue reading
Sleep apnea affects more than 22 million Americans, and those statistics reflect only the moderate cases, not those that are complex. If not treated, sleep apnea can cause severe health problems up to and including sudden death. It can also exacerbate existing conditions such as diabetes and hypertension. This condition is best addressed as soon as possible to prevent complications,…Continue reading
Dentists across the nation are seeing a spike in patients coming in who have a fractured tooth or filling. Experts are blaming the anxiety and uncertainty people are feeling during the coronavirus pandemic on the problem as more people are grinding their teeth at night. The link between teeth grinding and jaw clenching and stress is well documented. As people…Continue reading
At our dental office, we provide professional dental services for every member of the family from the youngest to the oldest. Our team is committed to the highest standards of dental excellence not only in the services we provide, but also in the recommendations for dental care we offer for our patients. If you need the best dental services in…Continue reading
Are Dental Implants Right for You? If you are concerned about the appearance or discomfort associated with missing or broken teeth, our dental practice can provide you with practical solutions that work with your budget and your busy schedule. Dental implants are a reliable solution for replacing teeth that have been lost or broken because of accidents, tooth decay or…Continue reading
What Are the Gingivitis Causes and Symptoms? If you’ve had recurring bad breath lately or your gums bleed when you brush or floss, then you may have gingivitis, since these are two of the early warning signs. If you’d like to learn more, read on. Is Periodontal Disease Common and How Can I Prevent It? Periodontal disease is one of…Continue reading
Are You Experiencing a Dental Emergency in Fairfax Corner? A dental emergency can be frightening, but is very common. According to the CDC, unplanned dental issues cost more than $45 billion each year in lost job productivity and cause more than 34 million educational hours to be lost. However, learning more about the causes of dental emergencies and how to cope…Continue reading
Are you suffering from any of these problems? If you are browsing around our website, then chances are you have one or more dental issues that need attention. At Smiles at Fairfax Corner, we are here to meet all of your dental needs. If you are suffering from any of the problems above, then you are most likely a candidate…Continue reading
So you have stained teeth and you need to whiten them as soon as possible before your wedding day in 4 months. What are your options? Is it even possible to whiten stained teeth before you have to take your wedding pictures? Yes, it is possible. But how? We’re going to talk about different stained teeth treatments that can be…Continue reading
Severe dental anxiety is a common thing nowadays. In fact, 5% to 8% of Americans avoid going to the dentist because of fear. And a separate study concludes that approximately 20% of patients experience “enough anxiety that they will go to the dentist only when absolutely necessary” (source: http://www.webmd.com/oral-health/features/dont-fear-the-dentist). Here at Smiles at Fairfax Corner in Fairfax, VA we treat…Continue reading