Persistent Dry Mouth?

The Mt. Vernon Center For Dentistry Guide To Dry Mouth

Dry mouth is a condition in which your salivary glands don’t produce enough saliva, leaving you with a persistent dry feeling in your mouth. If you experience this, be sure to tell us at the Mt. Vernon Center for Dentistry in Alexandria. The medical term for dry mouth is xerostomia, which is pronounced zero-STOE-me-uh. It’s…

Health Habits To Keep You Smiling

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In this post from The Mt. Vernon Center for Dentistry in Alexandria, we focus on critical behaviors that influence dental health. Of course, effective brushing and flossing are two important habits for healthy teeth, but there are many more things we can do to keep a healthy smile. Diet Do’s Do eat a nutritious diet…

Let Your Smile Show Who You Really Are

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
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A smile communicates your emotions more precisely than words ever can. The absence of a smile also sends a clear message. What if you want to smile but the issues with your teeth prevent you? Cosmetic dentistry from the Mt. Vernon Center for Dentistry in Alexandria can help. You may have a warm and engaging…

Don’t Let A Simple Problem Become Serious

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In this blog post from Mt. Vernon Center For Dentistry in Alexandria, we are going to discuss those small irritations in the mouth that have the potential to become big problems. Injuries, sores, or inflammation in the mouth can be very uncomfortable. These non-specific irritations, called stomatitis, have many different causes. They may be caused…

Can My Dentist Help With My Snoring?

Categories: Sleep apnea
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Partner can’t sleep because you snore? Snoring may be a sign of sleep apnea, a treatable condition at the Mt. Vernon Center for Dentistry in Alexandria. Snoring can result when the tissue in the back of the throat collapses onto the soft palate. This constricts the air flow. As you breathe, this area opens and…

Feel Like A Movie Star With A Smile Makeover

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
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Most celebrities flash stunning smiles that don’t appear to have any flaws. Some may be natural. Some may be the result of cosmetic dentistry, like what we offer at the Mt. Vernon Center for Dentistry in Alexandria. Cosmetic dentistry can improve any smile. In recent years there has been a significant increase in the accessibility…