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Dentist Care and Your Temporomandibular Joints

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Does your jaw hurt? Chronic facial pain, which includes jaw pain, ear pain, and headache, affects about 15 percent of American adults. In some cases, this pain is related to one or both temporomandibular (TM) joints. Located on each side of your head, these joints work with muscles, ligaments and bones to help you chew and speak. Temporomandibular joint disorder […]

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Caring for Your Dental Crowns, Bonding, and Porcelain Veneers

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A beautiful smile is priceless, so it’s well worth your money to make it a priority. Cosmetic dentistry can help you attain your goals. Cosmetic dental work usually represents a large investment, so you’ll want to keep it looking its best for as long as possible. Whether you have porcelain veneers, crowns, or dental bonding, you’ll need to make sure […]

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Sniff out the Most Common Causes of Halitosis

According to family dentistry experts, a wide range of factors can cause halitosis, which is simply another name for bad breath. Discover the reasons and remedies for this embarrassing dental condition.

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Does Your Tooth Hurt? Let Dental Clinics in Northern Virginia Help

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Do you have a throbbing or shooting pain in your mouth? Toothaches are not fun. When you have one, it can be difficult to concentrate on anything else. Tooth pain is a sign that something is wrong, and you should never ignore it. Dental clinics in Northern Virginia can evaluate and treat your toothache before the problem gets worse. The […]

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Brace Yourself for the Fastest Orthodontic Treatment—At Dental Associates of Northern Virginia Locations in Tysons Corner and Falls Church Locations

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Many patients dream of straightening their teeth and improving the appearance of their smiles, but the thought of months or years of wearing Invisalign® makes them quickly lose their desire. But now, patients can get the perfect smile they’ve always wanted, at a speed they never imagined, with AcceleDent® , exclusively available from Robert Lebonitte, DDS at Dental Associates […]

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Pediatric Dental Myths: Do You Understand Cavities?

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Cavities are one of the most common conditions affecting humans. More than 90 percent of the population has them. You’ve probably had a few throughout your lifetime, but how much do you really know about cavities? Check the following myths and facts to learn more about how cavities develop, what causes them and how they can be treated and prevented […]

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How to Take Care of Braces for Kids

Children with braces must protect them to avoid damage or disruption of treatment. But with these guidelines on proper wear and care, your child can get the most from their orthodontics treatment.

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Bonding Teeth: A Great Solution for Minor Cosmetic Problems

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Cosmetic dental bonding allows our dentists in Northern Virginia to restore your brilliant smile. Bonding is a cosmetic procedure used to make small corrections in a tooth’s appearance. The procedure uses tooth-colored resin to fill in or cover small defects in tooth enamel. After the resin is applied, a special light is used to bond or attach the material to […]

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An Abscessed Tooth Can Make Your Life Miserable

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A tooth abscess is a painful infection located at a tooth’s root or between your tooth and gum. Severe tooth decay is the most common cause, but it may also be associated with trauma to the tooth or gum disease. Openings in tooth enamel can allow harmful bacteria to reach the pulp in the center of the tooth. In severe […]

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Why Every Child Needs Dental Sealants

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Looking for a fast and easy way to protect your child from cavities? Discover the decay protection of dental sealants.

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