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... 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.... 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... Read more »

Keeping Your Dental Bridge Clean

A dental bridge is a terrific way to restore missing teeth. A bridge usually takes two appointments to place. First, the dentist will remove the enamel from the teeth at each end of the gap in your smile. Those teeth will hold the crowns that will keep the bridge in... Read more »

How to Deal With Your Bad Breath

Bad breath isn’t something that you can ignore. When it comes, you have to take care of it immediately. Even in the digital age, we still have countless interactions with people throughout the day, which means we need our breath at its best if we want to make great lasting... Read more »

Treatments for Different Dental Problems

Do you ever wonder how to treat certain dental issues? If so, you have come to the right blog. Today, our dentist, Dr. Eli Janabi, is happy to explain how certain dental issues are treated. The more you know about dental care, the better. When you fix a problem in... Read more »

A Prescription Snore Guard Needs Some Basic Care and Cleaning

Some patients suffering from mild to moderate sleep apnea find symptom relief by sleeping with a snore guard in their mouth. These removal oral appliances can be provided with a prescription from an orthodontist and are designed to hold your soft palate in the proper position to allow for the... Read more »

A Severe Cavity Might Need a Dental Crown

Consistency in your oral hygiene habits is very important. If you sometimes forget to brush your teeth twice each day or you are reticent to floss, the bacteria in your mouth could start to demineralize your tooth enamel leading which can cause a cavity to afflict one of your teeth.... Read more »

How Water Flossers Can Improve Your Smile

Are you looking for new ways to keep your smile clean and healthy? If so, Dr. Eli Janabi with Smile Studio Dental in Falls Church, Virginia, is happy to talk to you about water flossers and how they can improve your oral health. Water flossers are a dental tool where... Read more »

A Minor Case of Tooth Decay Might Be Treated by a Dental Filling

Failing to brush your teeth each morning and night with a soft-bristled toothbrush or forgetting to floss at least once per day can leave plaque and bacteria in your mouth. If those things are not removed in a reasonable amount of time they can harden into tartar which promotes gum... Read more »