What Do Leafy Greens Do for Your Teeth?

If you enjoy salad, we’ve got some good news for you: leafy greens are great for teeth! With all of the things out there that can destroy teeth, we thought you might enjoy learning a little bit more about the ones that are helpful for teeth. Read this article to... Read more »

The Steps to Expect During a Dental Cleaning

Dental cleanings and exams are vital for a top-notch oral health and smile. This is because they deeply clean and examine your teeth, helping you prevent and treat dental issues. To help you know what to expect during your next dental cleaning in Haymarket, Virginia, our dentist, Dr. David Mortvedt,... Read more »

Dentistry Topics for Beginners: Water Flossers

If you wish to keep your smile clean, it is important to make sure you're brushing and flossing daily. Ideally, you should brush your teeth twice a day and floss at least once per day. However traditional dental floss can pose problems for certain individuals with certain oral health care... Read more »

A Secret to Oral Health Success: Aging and Dental Health

If you would like to keep your smile functioning efficiently for the rest of your life, it is important to make sure you're doing everything you can't keep your teeth safe from damage through the years. This includes protecting against sports injuries or accidents. Protecting your smile as you age... Read more »

Forming Dental Crowns

Making dental crowns is a special yet often time-heavy process. We love educating our patients about dental topics, so we’ve assembled this information for you to assist you as you learn about how dental crowns are made. Please reach out to us if you have any extra inquiries about how... Read more »

Simple Methods to Show Your Smile a Little TLC

If you are looking for ways to show your smile some additional care, you can take steps such as scheduling a professional dental cleaning with our team or adding an antibacterial mouthwash to your oral care routine. Your smile will appreciate all the care it receives. Methods such as rinsing... Read more »

Caring for Your Smile At Halloween Time

Caring for your teeth during Halloween is of the utmost importance. Everything you can do to keep your teeth safe will increase the likelihood that your smile will survive for this season and many seasons to come. Listed below are a few tips to remember: - Don't forget for additional... Read more »

The Little Things to Add to Your Routine for Top-Notch Oral Hygiene and Smile Care

Your mouth needs to be cleaned regularly, which is why your dentist, Dr. David Mortvedt, strongly encourages keeping up on oral hygiene. However, if you just brush and floss, your oral hygiene routine isn’t as effective as you think it is. There are things you can add to your routine... Read more »

Oral Health Treatments: Mouth Jewelry

Are you interested in getting a lip or tongue ring? Do you want to improve your oral aesthetics by having mouth jewelry inserted into your mouth? Although some would consider them highly stylish and visually impressive, be aware that numerous oral health issues are associated with mouth jewelry. If tongue... Read more »

Your Oral Health and Your Overall Health Are Closely Connected

When we talk about oral hygiene, we usually think about brushing and flossing our teeth, and perhaps using mouthwash as a supplement. But taking care of your teeth and gums is not just important to your smile, but to your overall health, and the link between your oral health and... Read more »