Lansdowne Family Dental Blog
October 7, 2017
Teeth whitening is easily the most popular cosmetic dentistry solution available, but many patients who are fans of DIY beauty hacks or YouTube how to videos have heard some scary tales about teeth whitening. When done correctly, teeth whitening is not only effective it’s also perfectly safe. Keep reading to find out more about teeth whitening, the potential oral health concerns associated with it, and how to keep your smile healthy while brightening your teeth.
September 10, 2017
Grills or “grillz” are popular these days. Made of precious metals like gold and platinum and often studded with diamond, most of these “blingy” smiles are removable and worn over your front teeth. But where do they come from?
There are many songs that may lead people to think that this phenomenon started in the early 2000’s, they’re actually much older than that. Not just a few decades either, we’re talking ancient history. In this week’s blog post, your dentist is going to explore jewelry its impact on dentistry.
August 13, 2017
The eyes are the gateway to the soul. You are what you eat. Poor oral health is the key to early diagnosis of health concerns. Okay, that last one needs some work to be as memorable as the first two, but it’s no less accurate. During regular preventive dental checkups, your dentist may be able to offer early diagnoses for overall health conditions like diabetes, acid reflux, and anxiety.
July 10, 2017
When it comes to your health, taking care of your teeth is just as important as your diet, exercise, and getting enough sleep. Of course, in addition to brushing and flossing at home, you also need to regularly see a dentist you trust. If you’re on the lookout for a new dentist, it can be difficult to sift through the thousands of search results you’ll inevitably see online. Thankfully, rather than having to read endless amounts of text, you really only need to look at 4 key things to see if a dental practice is right for you. Thanks to these simple tips, you can spend more of your precious time on the internet being productive. (more…)
June 29, 2017
As you go about your day, the last thing on your mind is a sudden dental emergency. However, for one in six Americans, they will be in this situation at some point throughout the year. When the unexpected happens, you may not be too sure what to do or how quickly you need to get treatment. When facing this problem, time is of the utmost importance. You need to see your emergency dentist in Ashburn to help save your tooth from needing to be removed. At Lansdowne Family Dental, we are always there for our patients with early morning and evening hours to quickly stop your discomfort.
May 26, 2017
Have you ever sat back and watched your six-year-old try to brush their teeth correctly all by themselves? If you have, you know there’s definitely a wrong way to brush your teeth. You might even know a grown-up or two who doesn’t know the correct way to complete this task.
Brushing seems like such a simple thing to do, yet many don’t know that they may be doing it wrong. Some don’t brush long enough or often enough—sometimes even too often. Your toothbrush might be too abrasive or need to be replaced. Perhaps you don’t always hit all of the areas of your mouth before leaving the house in a rush. We’ve all been there. That’s why your dentist in Ashburn wants to share helpful information to make sure you’re keeping your smile healthy the proper way.
April 30, 2017
Some things are worth getting in the car for, like going to the premium outlets in Leesburg… or finding the best dental care for your family’s smiles! Our neighbors over in Ashburn know they’re only about 10 minutes away by car from high quality dentistry at Lansdowne Family Dental. Dr. Wael Elosta and our team accept patients of all ages in our state-of-the-art office, so feel free to bring the whole family in to see the difference great dental care can make!
March 3, 2017
Decision-making isn’t easy, especially when it comes to something as important as who provides your dental care. And with so many options in Ashburn, how can you know you’re making the right choice for a dentist? It can help if you start off with a guide for what you’re looking for. As a trusted, respected dentist in Ashburn, Dr. Wael Elosta and the team at Lansdowne Family Dental know you want experience, technology, good reviews, and a great first impression. As you begin your search for the right dentist to care for your and your family’s smiles, don’t leave these four qualifications off the list. We won’t be surprised if your quest leads you right to the doorstep of Lansdowne Family Dental!
January 24, 2017
Living with crooked teeth is embarrassing and it takes a toll on your confidence! You may find yourself hiding your teeth when you smile or talk to other people. This may cause others to perceive you as unhappy or rude. If you’re ready to take charge of your smile in 2017, it’s time you learned more about Invisalign in Lansdowne and Dr. Wael Elosta is here to help.
December 4, 2016
If you have made the choice to replace your missing teeth with dental implants, you have made a wise investment in your oral health. Dental implants are a lifelong solution to treat tooth loss, offering over a 95% success rate. To benefit from dental implants, you will need an implant specialist to perform your multi-phased treatment. At Lansdowne Family Dental, we provide the entire treatment process for dental implants in Lansdowne in our office. From start to finish, we will perform all steps of the procedure for convenience and peace of mind.