Effective Treatment of Oral Pain

Oral Pain Management

A recommendation by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, ‘National Panel Urges Changes to Addiction Screening‘,   is causing quite a stir and mixed reactions from the public. Medical and Dental practitioners are enjoined to conduct screening for illicit drug use among its patients. There is a lot of room for debate here. Pain management […]

Is your medication affecting your oral health?

Is your medication affecting your oral health?

Are you on medication? One of the most common side effects of most prescription drugs is dry mouth. This can increase the risk for tooth decay. Your risk of dry mouth is increased if you are undergoing treatment and medication for any of these illnesses and chronic conditions: acne, asthma, allergies, Alzheimer’s disease, anemia, anxiety, cancer, […]

Dental Care Tips for Summer Travelers

Dental Care Tips for Summer Travelers

All packed and ready for a summer holiday? Here’s a quick list of dental care tips for summer travelers–whether you are traveling out-of-town, out-of-state, or overseas. Spending time on the road or at the airport during layovers can actually be a breeze as long as you keep yourself feeling fresh. What to pack on your […]

Seven Tips for Choosing Dental Care for Your Family

Ensuring that you get right family dental care can seem daunting because each member of the family has different treatment needs. What do you need to pay attention to when considering dental care package for your family? We have put together a list of seven tips for you to note before making a decision. Talk […]

Beyond Clinic Hours: Smile! Opera! Action! (Feat. In Series)

Handel's The Tale of Serse

In Series Washington, D.C.’s upcoming production of Handel’s full-length “The Tale of Serse” runs this weekend at the Baltimore Theatre Project  starting tomorrow, Friday night, June 14th, 15th & 16th (all shows at 8PM). The originally unsuccessful stage drama and comedy is now recognized and admired by avid supporters and patrons of the arts worldwide. […]

Which dental plan is right for you?

Minovi Dental_See Dentist Every 6 months

  With the rising costs of everything from food to gas to home premiums, it is quite easy to cross off having the right dental plan from the list of necessary expenses. After all — you just need to visit the dentist every six months for cleaning, right? Nothing life-threatening or urgent really, but what […]

Outdoor Movies 2016 – It’s that time of year again!

Outdoor movies are coming back to the D.C. metropolitan area this summer! There are several dates and locations these movies are being offered, so we thought we would share them with you so that you can enjoy them as much as we do. After a long day at work, we love to spend the rest […]

Smithsonian Folklife Festival 2016 – Outdoors in D.C.

The largest annual cultural event in the U.S. capital is back: Smithsonian Folklife Festival! Taking place outdoors on the National Mall only five stops from our office, you can enjoy the heart of Washington, D.C., while learning about international and national cultures in a whole new light. Having been to this event myself, I can […]

DC Jazz Fest 2016 – Back and Better Than Ever!

The DC Jazz Festival is about to kick off to a great start, beginning June 10th and lasting all the way to June 19th! The event spans four locations across the Washington, D.C. area, giving you ample opportunity to check out one of the great shows these musicians have to offer. Since there are so […]

Sore Gums – What Gives?

Sore Gums, What Gives? What Causes Sore Gums? Sore gums aren’t much thought about compared to tooth pain. Tooth pain is one of the most treated, or talked about issue with the mouth. In fact, when people think “dentist” they may have the idea of things pertaining only to teeth. There are, however, many other issues […]