Congratulations! Whether you’ve just had your first baby or you are busy growing your family, this is a very special time. For many moms, breastfeeding is an important decision that allows them to bond with their baby and provide the perfect nutrition. Breast milk helps your baby fight infections and reduces many health risks including asthma, ear infections, SIDS and childhood obesity. In addition, breastfeeding can have an affect on your dental health as well as your baby’s. Read on to learn what a dentist in Tysons has to say on the subject.
Avanti Dental Blog
July 19, 2018
We’re spoiled for choice. Whether we’re ordering coffee, shopping for a new outfit, or trying to figure out which exercise program is best for us, we have practically limitless options. The “trend of choices” even extends into dental work! If you have crooked teeth, you may be a suitable candidate for traditional braces, ceramic braces, lingual braces, or clear aligners. Your orthodontist in Tysons is here to give a brief breakdown of these treatments.
June 7, 2018
In honor of National Men’s Health Week, your dentist in Tysons is encouraging you to be empowered and take control of your oral health. If you’re wondering how, then you’re invited to read on to learn some helpful tips that will not only prevent dental problems and improve your oral health, but will also enhance your total wellness.
May 13, 2018
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!
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.