When it comes to orthodontics, you’ve got a few options for straightening out your teeth. Two of the leading choices are traditional braces — the metal ones you can see — and Invisalign in Tyson. Both produce the same final product of straight teeth and a confident smile, but they each have a very different way of getting there. Keep reading to find out about the key differences between these two popular methods, and which one may be best for your smile!
Avanti Dental Blog
May 13, 2018
April 14, 2018
The health of your teeth and gums relies on excellent home oral hygiene habits and regular care from your dentist. Unfortunately, even with the best care, there may come a time when your general dentist is not enough. You may develop advanced issues as time goes on that your regular dentist cannot treat correctly. As a result, it may be in your best interest to visit a prosthodontist in Tysons. A prosthodontist has undergone additional education to specialize in the rehabilitation, maintenance, and appearance of your oral functions.
April 11, 2018
As we gear up for summer here in Tysons, we’re thinking about something that’s maybe not so pleasant: ticks. These critters are big carriers of Lyme Disease, and our part of the state has seen an increase in ticks over the last few years. Did you know that Lyme shows up in your mouth, too? May is Lyme Disease awareness month, and your dentist in Tysons is taking this opportunity to discuss the connection between Lyme and dental health. Don’t go anywhere — it’s information every West Texan needs to know.
March 11, 2018
A quick internet search of “dental implants” will literally take you to an infinite amount of information about them, and it will all have the same basic message: when it comes to bringing back missing teeth, nothing does it better than dental implants. This all sounds fantastic, but you’re skeptical. What makes them so much better than other tooth replacement options? Today, we rip back the curtain and talk about the hard science of dental implants in Tysons, so you can know exactly how they work.
November 30, 2017
This month, we are pleased to announce that Dr. Bita Farhoumand has been named a 2017 Top Doctor for Tyson’s Corner, VA. The Top Doctor award is given each year to highly experienced doctors who are known for combining clinical excellence with the highest level of patient care. Keep reading to learn more about Dr. Farhoumand and what this award means for patients of Avanti Dentistry seeking dental implants or any of her other services. We are so happy to share the information with friends and patients in Tyson’s Corner!
April 7, 2017
Having to visit the emergency room is never enjoyable, especially if you have an accidental lost tooth! Usually, you’re checked in and even though it’s an emergency and your tooth’s life is depending on action, nurses will direct you to the waiting room until they have time to assist you. ER’s usually have to stretch their time amongst hundreds of patients with a wide range of health issues, skipping over the specialty of dentistry. Your Tysons emergency dentist can provide you the immediate, attentive dental care you need when you’re faced with an unexpected dental accident.
March 22, 2017
Kids have a way of keeping parents on their toes, especially when it comes to bumps and bruises from playing. If your child chips one of their teeth after a hard fall, a kickball accident, from crunching on hard candy, or for any reason, your emergency dentist in Tysons can rescue their smile. Learn what to do if this happens to your child from the team at Avanti Dentistry.
March 17, 2017
Your children are the light of your life – there’s nothing you enjoy more than watching them laugh and smile. While their grins may be filled with baby teeth that will eventually come out, it’s important to take care of them and set your kids up for a lifetime of dental success. In this post, find out when to schedule your child’s first appointment with their pediatric dentist in Tysons and how to get your little one ready to see the team at Avanti Dentistry.
February 6, 2017
No one is ever quite prepared for a dental emergency, but the reality is that one in six Americans will face one this year. To prepare for the unexcepted, you may already have a great emergency dentist in your hometown, but what about when you are traveling? A dental emergency can happen at any time and without any warning. You do not want your vacation to be ruined by an unexpected dental problem. At Avanti Dentistry, we are an emergency dentist in Tysons for local residents and those in the area who are on vacation.
January 31, 2017
If you have significant dental problems that hurt the appearance and function of your teeth, your dentist in Tysons Corner may have recommended a full mouth reconstruction. Full mouth reconstruction uses a series of restorative and cosmetic procedures to improve the aesthetics and function of the teeth. Missing teeth, multiple large fillings, and even seriously decayed teeth can all be treated by reconstructing the mouth. If you are ready to restore your smile, stop asking, “where is a dentist near me?” Head to Avanti Dentistry for the comprehensive solutions you need.