Oral Rinses: An Extra Measure Of Tooth Protection For Alexandria Kids

Family Dentistry Services For Alexandria Kids

Hello, I’m Dr. James Geren of Mt. Vernon Center for Dentistry. Alexandria parents usually know the basics on children’s oral health: limit sugar, make sure they brush and floss regularly, take them to the family dentist for twice-yearly exams and cleanings, discourage between-meal snacking, see that they get enough calcium and Vitamin D, etc. Many…

Crooked Teeth in Alexandria?

Invisible Braces Straighten Alexandria Teeth

Now is a great time to have crooked teeth! Why? They can easily be straightened. There are few technological wonders of our era that are more appreciated than modern braces. Teeth straightening hardware of past generations in Alexandria had many drawbacks. They often involved a whole orthodontic tool kit–full metal bands, headgear, elastics, spacers, and…

Toothbrush Wars In Alexandria

Family Dentistry Alexandria

It may surprise you to know that some Alexandria people have very strong opinions about which type of toothbrush is the best: manual or electric. Is there really one that is clearly better? Most likely, your Alexandria family dentist will tell you that all toothbrushes, when used correctly, are effective in removing plaque and that choosing which…

Child-Friendly Alexandria Dentist

Family Dentistry Alexandria

It’s a question that many parents in Alexandria debate: When should I take my child in for their first dental appointment? The answer may be a little earlier than you think. The American Dental Association recommends that a child sees a dentist around twelve months of age. This happens to be about the time when…

Get Your Teeth In Shape, Mt. Vernon!

Cosmetic Dentistry Mt. Vernon

These days Mt. Vernon residents are more conscious of their health than ever. Many of us are trying to stay active, eat a balanced diet, and better manage stress. When you feel healthy, attractive, and happy, you smile more often. You want your smile to compliment and enhance your physical and mental condition. Here at…