A Minor Physical Defect with a Tooth Might Be Improved with a Cosmetic Bonding Treatment

Small chips, dental fractures and other defects to a tooth might not cause any immediate physical distress. However, they can still leave you with an unappealing smile. As time goes on the microscopic textures of the damaged tooth enamel could trap bacterial deposits encouraging a new cavity to develop. In a situation like this, Dr…. Read more »

The Best Smiles are Possible with Dental Veneers

Are you aware that many celebrities and wealthy people seek out cosmetic dentistry and use dental veneers as their tooth restoration of choice? Dental veneers are so widespread because they can give you a smile that nature itself may not have been able to bless you with. The best smiles are possible with dental veneers…. Read more »

Dental Anxiety Can Be Helped

If you are one of the thousands of people who feel nervous about going to the dentist, then you are not alone. Suffering from dental anxiety is common, but the good news is there are ways you can help it. Here at Smiles for Centreville in Centreville, Virginia, we take pride in giving you first-class… Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry Can Make Your Smile Flawless

Many of us dream of a flawless smile. Luckily, thanks to cosmetic dentistry, that dream is now in reach. That is why our team here at Smiles for Centreville in Centreville, Virginia, offers cosmetic dentistry and is proud to give you the information and tools you need to give your smile the flawless look you… Read more »

What Steps Are You Taking to Combat Bad Breath?

What steps are you taking to combat bad breath? Bad breath, also referred to as halitosis, is the result of a nasty or foul odor emanating from your mouth. It is often caused by a lack of oral hygiene but it may also be a symptom of a far more serious ailment within your mouth… Read more »

Conquer Your Dental Fears with Nitrous Oxide Sedation

Being afraid of going to the dentist is a valid concern that stops many people from seeking out dental care. We understand why people feel this way and their comfort is of the utmost concern to us. That’s why we at Smiles for Centreville in Centreville, Virginia, offer nitrous oxide. What is nitrous oxide? Nitrous… Read more »

An Abscess or Other Gum Infection Needs Professional Treatment

A toothache or a general feeling of pain, pressure or discomfort in the gums is often a serious symptom of a serious problem that requires professional treatment. In many of these cases, the problem can be linked to a general infection or an abscess forming in the gums. This is even more likely to be… Read more »

The Joys of Dentures

If you have any missing teeth, the joys of dentures begin the moment you place them in your mouth. Any speech or eating impediments are dramatically decreased, and in the case of massive tooth loss, the renewal of teeth in your mouth can fill out your facial structure once more, giving you a much more… Read more »

Why Not Give Yourself the Gift of a Healthy Smile?

Tooth decay affects 60-90% of teenagers and adults (the WHO) and 75% of adults have some type of gum disease (the ADA). Your smile has one major enemy, and that is acid, as it forms into plaque and calculus on your teeth and around the gumline. This soft, sticky film contains millions of bacteria which… Read more »

Tips to Consider When Shopping for Dental Floss

Despite dubious marketing messages offered by manufacturers of antiseptic mouthwash, flossing your teeth still remains the most effective way to clear residual food particles and plaque from between your teeth. There are some minute variations in different types of dental floss that are worth noting. Most dental floss is made from either extruded monofilament or… Read more »