Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Welcome to Our Blog
...Here you will find a variety of articles and topics including dental news, advancements in dental technology and treatments, practical oral health advice and updates from our practice...

The Simple Bitewing X-Ray is a Game Changer for Maintaining Dental Health
X-rays are such a routine part of dental care that it's easy to overlook how much this technology has revolutionized detecting and treating tooth decay...

Dental Crowns for the King of Magic
... There’s a blend of technology and art in making high quality crowns — just as there is in some stage-crafted illusions...

Air Abrasion Could be a More Pleasant Alternative to the Dental Drill
...Although the technology has been around since the 1950s, the development of new suction pumps that capture the resulting dust from its use has made it more palatable as an option to the traditional drill...

We may Need to Build up the Bone in Your Jaw before Implants
Dental implant technology has advanced at such an astounding rate in recent years that you can now walk into a dentist's office with a problem tooth and out the same day with a new one...

Braces (Orthodontia)
... Aesthetic and Comfort Issues Advances in technology have vastly improved appearance issues with orthodontia...

Invisalign®
... The aligners are made through a combination of our expertise and 3-D computer imaging technology...

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Washington, DC 20016-4119
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10000 Falls Rd. Suite #209
Potomac, MD 20854
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