Foaming At The Mouth: Are You Brushing Right?

Categories: Family Dentistry
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In today’s family dentistry post, let’s examine some information about brushing. One key to activating the value of toothpastes is creating foam when thoroughly brushing. Working up a good foam is brought about by pre-wetting the toothbrush, then attacking at a 45 rather than 90 degree angle. The foaming aids in dislodging food debris from…

You Have Nothing To Lose Except Loose Dentures

Categories: Dental Implants
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Today’s dental technology has solved the problem of aggravating loose-fitting dentures with an outstanding tooth replacement option. Instead of relying on your tongue, a weak suction, and some dental adhesive to keep false teeth in place, dental implant posts can anchor full or partial dentures. The dentures are secure enough to allow the wearer to…

“Soft, Medium, or Buzz Lightyear?”

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Help With Picking A Toothbrush From Your Mt. Vernon Family Dentist

At Mt. Vernon Center for Dentistry, family dentists Dr. James D. Geren and Dr. Zeyad Mady are often asked how to choose the most basic tool of oral hygiene, the toothbrush. Picking a toothbrush in Alexandria can be as difficult as choosing a paint color, and there seems to be just as many choices. If…

Correcting Severe Dental Problems in Alexandria

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Each separate cosmetic and restorative dentistry procedure performed in Alexandria can address a specific dental problem. For example, a porcelain veneer can perfect the surface of a tooth that is discolored or slightly misshapen. Dental bonding can fill a small chip in an otherwise healthy tooth. Some Alexandria dental problems are more extensive and require a combination…

Keep Your Teeth Safe, Alexandria

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Hopefully you are one of many health-conscious Alexandria residents who is finding ways to get outside or to the gym and get moving. There has been an explosion in the variety of activities offered by personal trainers, all-purpose Alexandria gyms, specialty facilities, and recreation departments in recent years. With all these exciting ways to exercise…

This Is The Year For A New Smile!

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Hello, I’m Dr. James Geren. Welcome to my Mt. Vernon family dentistry blog. Because my chosen profession is cosmetic dentistry, I create total smile makeovers for my clients. If you are not familiar with the latest dental advances, you might not realize what cosmetic dentistry can do for you. We have dedicated our professional lives…