What You Need to Know About Fluoride
added on: August 16, 2019
fluoride concept

Fluoride has been used in the prevention of tooth decay and cavities since it was first introduced into public water supplies in 1945. But there are some research studies that suggest that fluoride isn’t safe. At our dental office in Alexandria, we’d like to help debunk that theory and explain… Read More…


Oral Health for Seniors
added on: August 9, 2019
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August 21st is Senior Citizens Day, and there’s no better way for our dental office in Alexandria to celebrate than by sharing some oral health information for the favorite senior citizens we have in our lives and their families.   The truth is, our oral health needs will vary as we… Read More…


Different Types of Dental Floss
added on: July 23, 2019
dental floss

When it comes to great oral health, you’ll often hear your dentist in Alexandria talk a lot about proper brushing and the importance of doing it every day. But there’s a good chance your dental team also talks to you about why you should be flossing every day. And with… Read More…


A Checklist for Your Next Dental Appointment
added on: July 16, 2019
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A visit to your dentist in Alexandria is a pretty easy thing to check off your to-do list. But did you know that there are things you can do prior to your visit to make the process even easier? In this week’s blog, we provide you with a free checklist… Read More…


Summer Foods That Your Smile Will Love
added on: June 24, 2019
summer food

As you’re enjoying the sun this summer and the foods that tend to go along with long summer days and nights, the team at our Alexandria dental office wants to share a few snack ideas with you that your smile will love.  Top 4 Summer Foods for Your Smile When… Read More…


Your Guide to Becoming a Dental X-Rays Know-it-All
added on: May 22, 2019
dental x-rays

When you visit our Alexandria dental office for a checkup, there’s a good chance we may need to take some x-rays of your teeth – especially if it’s your first time seeing us. Both you and your dentist will benefit from the valuable imaging that the x-rays have the power… Read More…


What Are Signs That I Grind My Teeth?
added on: March 25, 2019
man grinds his teeth

Do you or someone in your family grind their teeth? Did you know you could be grinding your teeth and not even know it? At our dental office in Alexandria, we see so many side effects of teeth grinding (also known as bruxism) on teeth of patients of all ages…. Read More…


Why Eating Right Will Never Be Wrong for You (And Your Smile)
added on: March 12, 2019
nutrition month

It’s probably safe to say that most people know that they need to eat healthy for their bodies and their teeth to be able to function properly and perform optimally for an entire lifetime. (Well, except maybe toddlers and young kids who would take candy over carrots any day.) In… Read More…


What Causes Bad Breath?
added on: February 19, 2019
bad breath

While bad breath can be embarrassing, there may be a bigger cause for concern if it’s something that affects you every day. The team at our dental office in Alexandria knows that bad breath can be a temporary problem… or… even a sign of something more serious. Join us as… Read More…


Can Poor Oral Health Increase the Risk for Heart Problems?
added on: February 12, 2019
heart health month

When it comes to dentistry and oral health, many people think of only the mouth itself. While dentistry is certainly about keeping teeth healthy and cavity-free, it’s also about caring for your gums and protecting your whole body. At our dental office in Alexandria, we not only focus on treating… Read More…


How to Ease Toothache Pain
added on: February 4, 2019
woman with toothache

Can you believe that there’s actually a day dedicated to toothaches? It’s true! February 9th is recognized as National Toothache Day, and in honor of this ‘holiday,’ the team at our dental office in Alexandria is here to celebrate by giving you advice on how to ease toothache pain. What… Read More…


Top Questions About Dental Care
added on: January 8, 2019
FAQ's

At our dental office in Alexandria, we believe in not only caring for our patients’ smiles but also educating them on all things related to dentistry. We’re often asked questions by either our patients or their families, and we always welcome them! Today we’d like to answer some of the… Read More…


New Year’s Resolutions for Better Oral Health
added on: December 20, 2018
young lady with braces

Something interesting happens around this time every year. People start reflecting on the last twelve months and start thinking about some things they can change in order to make the next twelve even better. These changes, or resolutions, are usually quickly lost within the first few weeks of the new… Read More…


Root Canals Are Painful, And Other Dental Myths
added on: December 17, 2018
frustrated woman

When it comes to dentistry, there are many common myths and misconceptions that could actually hurt your smile and oral health rather than help. At our dental office in Alexandria, we believe in preventive dentistry and giving professional dental advice in order to protect your teeth. That’s why we want… Read More…


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