Are Your Stains Intrinsic or Extrinsic

Are you one of the many Americans who are unhappy with their smile? Have you tried teeth whitening, either from your dentist or from home? If you have, you’re far from alone. In fact, teeth whitening is one of the most common procedures. While your dentist can help, do you ever wonder what you can… Read more »

Pediatric Dentistry: Tooth Fairy Traditions Around the World

Did you know that there are many different tooth fairies and tooth traditions around the world? Well, it’s true, and they’re all very different from the traditions we have in the United States! In Argentina Argentinean children wait for a reward from a small mouse named Raton Perez once they lose a baby tooth. Right… Read more »

Teeth-Straightening With Invisalign in Ashburn, VA

Straight teeth not only contribute to the aesthetic appearance of a beautiful smile, they also help to protect your mouth from gum disease and tooth decay. Some people are reluctant to seek orthodontic treatment to straighten their teeth because they fear it will be uncomfortable or they’re extremely self-conscious about braces. Here at Ashburn General… Read more »

If Your Gums Are Swollen or Bleed Easily…

Many patients assume that their teeth are the most important part of the mouth and the telltale indicator of great oral health. Here at Ashburn General Dentistry, we like to make sure our patients know that healthy gum tissue is also a crucial part of a bright smile and good dental health. Our gentle and… Read more »

What Happens When You Skip Brushing?

It might not seem like a big deal if you fall asleep before brushing your teeth from time to time or if you sacrifice brushing your teeth in order to be on time for work in the morning. However, each time you don’t brush your teeth allows more plaque to build up on your teeth…. Read more »