Starting Your Child on the Right Path for a Lifetime of Good Dental Health

2017-08-18T16:15:42+00:00

As the parent of a young child, you may not yet be thinking in terms of long-term dental care for him or her...but Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics of Virginia does exactly that for you. Our office follows a child from his first visit through his teenage years, providing comprehensive care under one roof. Your whole [...]

Starting Your Child on the Right Path for a Lifetime of Good Dental Health 2017-08-18T16:15:42+00:00

Top 10 Benefits of Invisalign for Teens

2017-08-18T16:17:21+00:00

Teens everywhere are embracing Invisalign as the clear alternative for straightening teeth. The ability to remove your straightening system and eat your normal foods, as well as continue your normal oral hygiene routine is becoming quite an advantage. Here are the top ten benefits of Invisalign Teen. 1) Considerably less noticeable Invisalign boasts clear aligner [...]

Top 10 Benefits of Invisalign for Teens 2017-08-18T16:17:21+00:00

We offer Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF)!

2017-08-18T16:17:58+00:00

Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics of Virginia is pleased to announce that we are now offering liquid Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF) to children with cavities. This special liquid is brushed on cavities to stop decay painlessly. Studies have recently shown that SDF can halt the progression of cavities and even prevent them. How Does Silver Diamine [...]

We offer Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF)! 2017-08-18T16:17:58+00:00

A Guide to Bad Breath in Children

2017-08-18T16:18:39+00:00

Bad breath is a common occurrence in most children. It may be a source of embarrassment for your child. As the parent, you can step in and perform the proper oral hygiene techniques for your child until he/she learns them well enough to execute them on their own. There is hope for children with bad [...]

A Guide to Bad Breath in Children 2017-08-18T16:18:39+00:00

The Importance of Elastics During Orthodontic Treatment

2017-02-08T21:27:24+00:00

At Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics of Virginia, we stress the importance of wearing elastics during orthodontic treatment. During the course of orthodontic treatment, a patient with braces may have to wear elastic rubber bands to help correct their malocclusion. For some patients, elastics are worn toward the end of braces treatment to put the final ‘squeeze’ [...]

The Importance of Elastics During Orthodontic Treatment 2017-02-08T21:27:24+00:00

A World of Good Wishes!

2016-12-16T11:49:06+00:00

A World of Good Wishes! One of the real joys of this holiday season is the opportunity to say “thank you” and wish you the very best for the New Year. Gratefully, the Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics of Virginia Team

A World of Good Wishes! 2016-12-16T11:49:06+00:00

Does Getting Braces Hurt?

2016-10-31T19:45:02+00:00

At Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics of Virginia, we know from our years of orthodontic practice that most patients who opt for traditional braces have some concerns about potential discomfort or pain during their treatment. We take pride in our ability to provide personalized orthodontics for children, teens and adults! We believe that well-informed patients are happier [...]

Does Getting Braces Hurt? 2016-10-31T19:45:02+00:00

Selecting a Dentist for a Child with Special Needs

2016-10-31T19:37:48+00:00

Providing comprehensive preventive and therapeutic dental care to patients who have special healthcare needs is an important aspect of Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics of Virginia. Our dentists value the unique qualities of each young smile we treat and seek to ensure maximal health for all, regardless of developmental disability or other healthcare issues. The dental care [...]

Selecting a Dentist for a Child with Special Needs 2016-10-31T19:37:48+00:00

PDOVA Celebrates October: National Orthodontic Health Month!

2016-10-12T12:25:49+00:00

Here at Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics of Virginia, we have something to celebrate during the month of October that doesn’t involve candy, costumes and trick or treating! October is also known for National Orthodontics Health Month. A month where we can celebrate our dedication to not only to eye-catching smiles but to superior oral health [...]

PDOVA Celebrates October: National Orthodontic Health Month! 2016-10-12T12:25:49+00:00

The Shifting of the Teeth: How Orthodontics Really Works

2016-10-12T12:25:49+00:00

Many of our current and potential patients, and their parents, consider orthodontic treatment to be for cosmetic reasons. It's true that braces can correct crooked or crowded teeth, or visible overbites or underbites. However, a straight smile goes far beyond just looks! Another big advantage of orthodontic treatment is lasting improved oral health for the [...]

The Shifting of the Teeth: How Orthodontics Really Works 2016-10-12T12:25:49+00:00

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