Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account... Read more »

How Fluoride Benefits Your Smile

Did you know that fluoride is an important mineral that keeps your teeth healthy and strong? It’s true! Fluoride is a natural mineral that can be found in most water sources and even oceans. Studies have shown that fluoride not only reduces the risk of the development of cavities in adults and children but also… Read more »

Dentistry Dynamics: Oral Health Care

Your oral health care is a key part of your overall health care because it can play a key role in making sure all areas of your body continue to be regulated. Furthermore, if any issues arise in your mouth, it can often cause problems later on with the rest of your body. By having… Read more »

Removing Wisdom Teeth

Getting your wisdom teeth out is a lot more fun than it used to be. Why? Well, because your friends and family can easily record your hilarious antics as you wake up from the surgery. Joking aside, removing wisdom teeth is a serious procedure that a lot of people have to go through. If you… Read more »

The Facts You Should Know About Children’s Smiles

Your child’s smile is very important. This is why your dentist, Dr. , encourages you to do all you can to keep your child’s teeth and gums in tip-top shape. If you don’t know much about your child’s smile, this can be a difficult task. So, today our dentist would like to teach you a… Read more »

Four Unique Floss Types

Caring for your teeth and gums should be a high priority on anyone’s list. Having a healthy smile cannot only be appealing because of a beautiful, white appearance, but it can also help avoid conditions like persistent bad breath, gum disease, and cavities. For many, flossing is a less popular step in the oral hygiene… Read more »

The Dangers of Gum Disease

Are you aware of the dangers gum disease can have on your oral health? Gum disease is a term many people have heard, but fewer understand the seriousness of this condition. That is why Drs. Fischer and Fischer in Centreville, Virginia, are here to talk to you about this serious condition and why it should… Read more »

Fluoride Supplements Can Help Maintain Strong Tooth Enamel

The mineral density of your tooth enamel plays an essential role in preventing tooth decay and other damage to your teeth. Your enamel also gives your teeth the strength to bite and chew your food. Fluoride helps to maintain the strength of your tooth enamel. Many local governments have added fluoride to their water supplies…. Read more »