Why Special Needs Dentistry Is Crucial

Patients who have special needs often have a much harder time in social situations. One area that sadly contributes to people with special needs being singled out is a lack of easily accessible dental care. Though it’s deplorable, some folks just don’t understand how empathy works! This is compounded by the unfortunate fact that the…

Our Dental Practice Makes Space

The team at The Center for Dental Anesthesia in Alexandria VA knows how hard it can be for the parent or caregiver of a child with special needs to find a dental practice that makes space for physical and mental disabilities. In order to solve this problem, our mission has always been to create a…

5 Ways To Floss Daily

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If you’ve noticed that you’re too tired to floss your teeth each night, this post from The Center for Dental Anesthesia in Alexandria VA is for you. We want to give you a few ideas for unique times to floss, since it’s an essential part of your daily dental health routine. 5 Ways to Floss…

Signs Of Oral Cancer: What Not To Ignore

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This message from The Center for Dental Anesthesia in Alexandria focuses on a very serious issue: oral cancer. Oral cancer claims tens of thousands of lives each year, which is why we offer oral cancer screenings at each checkup. Early detection can make all the difference! At home, you can pay attention for any of…

Soft, Medium, Or Buzz Lightyear?

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At The Center for Dental Anesthesia in Alexandria, patients sometimes ask us how they should go about choosing a toothbrush. Picking this most basic dental health tool can be as hard as choosing a paint color, and there seem to be just as many choices. The most important consideration for a toothbrush is soft bristles.…

Cancer and Dental Health

Cancer is a frightening disease that has affected the lives of millions of people. About 1.5 million new cases are diagnosed in the United States, each and every year.[1] Special Needs Dentistry Interested in more Special Needs Dentistry posts from the Center for Dental Anesthesia? Click here. Cancer annually claims hundreds of thousands of lives,…