Emergency Care

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Emergency Repair of Two Fractured Front Teeth

January 31, 2019
Trauma Needing Immediate CareHaving fractured her two front teeth after falling down, this patient was desperately seeking an immediate esthetic correction. Our in-house laboratory quickly fabricated two custom temporary crowns, which we placed two days later. Immediate Temporary CrownsPrior to… Read Full Post

Infection Control

January 16, 2019
This practice, being one of the first offices in Washington, DC to have autoclavable (sterilized) hand pieces (drills) (1985), maintains a strict regimen of infection control. We are always available to discuss any aspect of our infection control regimen. We follow procedures recommended by… Read Full Post

5 Tips for Jaw Surgery Recovery

April 03, 2018
Orthognathic surgery, also known as “jaw surgery”, is used to correctly align an improper bite or jaw position. If you are thinking of undergoing jaw surgery, here are a few tips to help you with your recovery. 1. Get Plenty of Rest A key to helping your body recover is to rest as much as you… Read Full Post

4 Foods That Cause Dental Emergencies

November 03, 2017
Every day, we have patients visit our office for help with a dental emergency. A lot of these emergencies are caused by biting into foods that are too hard, resulting in a cracked tooth, loss of a filling or a broken dental crown. To avoid a painful and inconvenient dental emergency, here are some… Read Full Post

Get Checked, April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month!

April 06, 2016
Being that we are entering April, now is the time to be proactive and get yourself checked for oral cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, about 48,330 people will be diagnosed with oral cancer, and an estimated 9,570 people will die from oral cancer in 2016. In the spirit of April’s… Read Full Post

Oral Cancer Awareness: Let’s Spread the Word

April 01, 2016
Has there ever been a moment in your life where you felt that you should be a part of something bigger than yourself? An organization, a charity, or a non-profit perhaps? Humans are born with the innate desire to help others, so it’s no wonder that we may feel the need to give back to the world in… Read Full Post

Root Canal Awareness Week

March 28, 2016
Never fear, root canals are here to save your teeth! We all know that the best treatment is prevention. Identifying and working against potential problems is always going to be a better case scenario than repairing damage that has already run its course. Thanks to modern technology and the high… Read Full Post

Emergency Dentistry: The Benefits of an In-House Laboratory

August 28, 2015
There are few things as shocking and overwhelming as a dental emergency. Your mouth is in pain, you are unsure of what to do, and you know that you need prompt assistance. Fortunately, many dental offices keep emergency hours for these situations and are able to provide assistance to patients when… Read Full Post