Developing Good Dental Habits

Developing Good Dental Habits In northern Virgina

Benjamin Franklin once said that it is easier to prevent bad habits than to break them. At the Center for Dental Anesthesia in Alexandria VA, we couldn’t agree more, especially when it comes to dentistry and your dental health. For parents, teaching your children good oral hygiene techniques early in life will benefit their smile…

Sedation Dentistry At the Center for Dental Anesthesia in Alexandria

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At the Center for Dental Anesthesia in Alexandria, we pride ourselves in giving patients the information and services they need, which sometimes includes sedation dentistry. When patients are in need of a filling or a crown, we take the time to explain the treatment and why it needs to be done. We also explain how…

Kids Who Like Dental Visits? Pediatric Dentistry in Alexandria

At the Center for Dental Anesthesia in Alexandria we feature pediatric dentistry, and are proud of the fact that most of our young patients love visiting our office. We believe that establishing a positive relationship with the dentist at an early age is essential to lifelong dental health. The Oral Health – Physical Health Connection…

Limit Sugar For Healthier Alexandria Kids

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Every health-conscious Alexandria parent knows that sugar is the number one cause of cavities for Virginia kids – and plenty of us adults also snack on too many sweet snacks and beverages. Because of cavity risks, low nutritional value, and high calorie content, many Alexandria parents want to limit the sugar in their children’s diets.…

Are Childhood Cavities Inevitable?

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Alexandria parents who want their children to develop healthy habits know that they need to set the example. The “Do as I say, not as I do,” approach does not instill confidence in children. If we want our child to exercise, we should get off the couch ourselves. If we want our child to settle…