Reston VA Dentist Blog

End Dental Anxiety With Sedation Dentistry

Dental anxiety is a common problem among Americans, making it difficult to schedule or show up to your dentist appointment. Dental fear is powerful and can make someone endure the discomfort or pain from infected or damaged teeth rather than…

Top 10 Dental Care Tips

Health advice seems to change faster than ever, so what is actually important for your oral health? The Ridgetop Dental team in Reston, VA wants you to know the top 10 dental care tips to keep your smile -- and…

Chewing Gum Can Improve Your Oral Health

Sugar-free chewing gum is one of the only dentist-approved choices in the candy aisle. In addition to refreshing the mouth after a flavorful meal, chewing gum can actually help improve your oral health. Ridgetop Dental in Reston, VA explains four…

Why Do People Get Dental Implants?

Losing teeth from tooth decay, gum disease, or injuries does not mean the end of your perfect smile. An intuitive treatment is available for patients who want to restore the functionality and appearance of their natural smile. Dental implants are…

3 Ways to Fix Missing Teeth

If you’re dealing with missing teeth, you’re not alone. There are many reasons why people have missing teeth, and it isn’t only due to poor oral health. Just as there are many reasons for missing teeth, there are several different…

Same Day Crowns with CEREC

Dental crowns are one of the most commonly performed dental procedures, but they’re also often misunderstood. Whenever teeth are badly damaged, cracked, broken, or misshapen, crowns are the most effective solution. Crowns restore the appearance, shape, and alignment of a…

Why Should You Replace Missing Teeth?

Many people are missing teeth, and tooth loss is not always the result of poor oral health. Just as there are many reasons why people are missing teeth, there are several ways to replace them. Replacing missing teeth is more…

Dental Implants Care and Maintenance

Taking care of dental implants is similar to the care of natural teeth, which is what makes them such a reliable and practical tooth replacement option. Maintaining dental implants focuses on keeping the gum tissue and supporting jawbone healthy to…

6 Back-to-School Dental Tips

The end of summer is quickly approaching, and in the chaos of getting the kids ready, it’s easy to neglect your family’s oral health. Ridgetop Dental in Reston, VA can make the back-to-school season easy with family dental care and…

The Relationship Between Your Body and Your Mouth

Many people say the eyes are the window to the soul, but to your dentist, your mouth can be the window to your overall health. Your oral health is linked to your overall health and each may help you and…