gum disease


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Mouthwash Dentist in Silver Spring Maryland Mouthwash (or mouth-rinse) is an essential part of good oral hygiene.  We only recommend mouthwashes with the ADA Seal of Approval (ie Listerine, ACT).  For a complete list of ADA accepted mouthwashes please go to: http://www.ada.org/en/science-research/ada-seal-of-acceptance/ada-seal-products/product-category?supercategory=Mouthrinses Mouthwashes are not meant to be a replacement to […]

Mouthwash


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Cavity Prone? Dentist in Silver Spring Maryland Do you find yourself brushing and flossing but still getting cavities?  It can be frustrating but many people are prone to cavities despite taking good care of their teeth. Genetics There are a number of studies that show that your genetic make up can […]

Cavity Prone?


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Bad Breath Dentist in Silver Spring Maryland Bad breath or Halitosis can be an embarrassing ordeal and all us have dealt with it at some point. What causes Halitosis?   Poor Oral Hygiene: As food particles collect on & in between our teeth and on the surface of tongue, the […]

Bad Breath



Dental Tourism Dentist in Silver Spring Maryland The rate of patients traveling abroad to receive dental care is on the rise, often referred to as “Dental Tourism”.  According to Josef Woodman, CEO of Patients Beyond Borders, “We estimate that in 2012, 400,000 Americans crossed international borders for dental care.” The main reason patients travel […]

Dental Tourism


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Flossing and you Gums Dentist in Silver Spring Maryland If it feels like every time you see your dentist and the number one recommendation is for you to floss your teeth daily, it’s because YOU REALLY SHOULD!!  Brushing alone does not prevent “gum disease”, flossing is a critical step in […]

Flossing and your Gums