How Does Teeth Whitening Work? Teeth whitening is a simple process. Whitening products contain one of two tooth bleaches (hydrogen peroxide or carbamide peroxide). These bleaches break stains into smaller pieces, which makes the color less concentrated and your teeth brighter. Does Whitening Work on All Teeth? No, which is why it’s important to talk […]
Accidents happen, and knowing what to do when one occurs can mean the difference between saving and losing a tooth. For all dental emergencies, it’s important to visit your dentist as soon as possible. Give us a call 301-231-9100, we always pick up. As dentists we reserve time in our daily schedules for emergency patients […]
Being pregnant comes with many responsibilities—and the way you care for your teeth is no exception. For most women, routine dental visits are safe during pregnancy, but let your dental office know what month you are in when you make your appointment. If yours is a high-risk pregnancy or you have some other medical condition, your dentist […]
AAPD research: Don’t delay early dental visit There may be risk factors in a child’s medical record that are helpful for predicting cavities risk, according to research released in August by the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.