Cosmetic Dentistry   •   August 18, 2017

Avoid Tooth Loss In Reston

Do you know the most common cause of tooth loss among Reston adults? The answer is gum disease. While this may be startling to Reston, Sterling, and Herndon residents, there is a bright side: Gum disease is easy to treat if it is detected in the early stages. Regular check-ups with your dentist are important, […]

Cosmetic Dentistry   •   August 11, 2017

Lighten Up In Reston

Hello! Today’s dental article is for people with stained teeth. Do you think your teeth are too stained for teeth whitening to have any effect? Think again. At Expressions Dental Care in Reston, we are whitening smiles for patients with both intrinsic and extrinsic stains. Extrinsic stains are caused by dark colored foods and drinks, […]

Cosmetic Dentistry   •   August 4, 2017

The Expressions Dental Care Guide To Teeth Whitening

So you want to whiten your teeth? It’s an economical way to beautify your smile, look younger, and feel more confident when you interact with people in business or social settings. Here are 5 things Expressions Dental Care recommends when it comes to teeth whitening: Meet with your dentist for a consultation first. There are […]

Cosmetic Dentistry   •   July 28, 2017

When Wayward Teeth Take A Crooked Path

Malocclusion is dental-speak for crooked teeth. When you consider all the different ways numerous 3-dimensional objects can be arranged, it is not surprising that malocclusion manifests itself in multiple forms. The number of configurations may surprise you: When teeth slant forward, it is called upper protrusion, but you may have heard this condition referred to […]

Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Health, Dentistry   •   April 25, 2016

Bracket Scars and Fixing the White Spots after Braces

We see many young adults who are troubled by the “bracket scars” that remain from their time in braces or traditional wire orthodontics. There are many suggested methods for preventing that initially, but if you are beyond that point and want to remove that marks of enamel demineralization, there is hope, and it is not […]