Knowledge is power! It’s true even with your oral health. The more you know about your teeth and mouth, the better steps you’ll take to improve your home care routine and make the right decisions about dental treatments that may benefit you. Here are some questions you should consider asking your Reston dentist at your next routine check-up.
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April 17, 2017
March 7, 2017
Finding an excellent health care provider who you can trust has your best interests in mind is priceless. This is even more important when you have children to think about. In fact, many patients may be willing to drive a bit further to see that trusted provider. The same can be said for your dentist, and we want to share with you why Dr. Sonia Dilolli is the Reston dentist that you can trust and rely on. Located just 10 minutes away in nearby Herndon, here are some of the comprehensive services you can expect to find at Virginia Dentistry By Design when you work with Dr. Dilolli.
February 17, 2017
As we understand more about how oral health is related to overall health and well being, we know there’s never been a more important time for you to take charge of it. Educating yourself about your dental care is also a good idea so you can be an active participant in your treatment decisions. At Virginia Dentistry by Design, we encourage our patients to learn more about their oral health, and here are 4 questions you should be asking your dentist in Reston.
February 3, 2017
If your family was a band, you’d be the manager. If they were an army, you’d be the general. You’re the one who keeps everything organized and makes sure everyone is taken care of, and of course that includes their teeth as well. It’s such a pain to drive everyone to their own dentist, but they need the treatments only they can provide. You’d rather just bring everyone to one place. Isn’t there a doctor in your area that is able to take care of your whole family? Fortunately, Dr. Sonia Dilolli can do exactly that, and she’s just a short 7-minute drive from Reston. Virginia Dentistry By Design is the “one-stop shop” for local families, and today, we’re going to show you why you only need one family dentist near Reston for everyone you care about. (more…)
January 17, 2017
Many people in the U.S. want to have straighter teeth, which is why 4 million of them currently wear braces, 1 million of which are adults. While this treatment is effective, it usually takes years to bring your teeth into alignment. If you have crooked teeth, you want them fixed today, not two years from now. Fortunately, you can now instantly get the straighter smile you’ve always wanted without braces, thanks to your orthodontist in Reston, Dr. Sonia Dilolli. (more…)
December 19, 2016
Crooked teeth are embarrassing! You may feel self conscious about talking and smiling in front of others when you live with misaligned teeth. Did you know that it’s also affecting your oral health? Teeth and a bite that are misaligned increase your risk for other dental issues such as periodontal disease and TMJ problems. The good news is that if you want straighter teeth, you have options, and Dr. Sonia Dilolli can help.
October 15, 2016
It starts off as a slight twinge or sensitivity when you’re eating or drinking hot or cold foods or beverages. Since it goes away quickly, you don’t worry too much about it. The next thing you know, you have a toothache that doesn’t go away as easily, however ibuprofen still does the job for relief. If you’ve ignored the warning signs, you may be in for a big surprise when your tooth wakes you up at night with severe pain. If this scenario sounds familiar you should contact Dr. Sonia Dilolli right away and find out if a root canal in Herndon can help you.
September 27, 2016
Bad breath is one of those conditions we don’t like to talk about. While it might be embarrassing to tell someone close to you that their breath stinks, it’s actually a good idea because bad breath is the early indicator of more serious oral health issues. Dr. Sonia Dilolli is your premiere Herndon dentist, and she’s here to shed some light on the underlying causes of bad breath.
September 17, 2016
For some folks going to the dentist not only puts their stomachs in knots, it’s downright terrifying! Many patients report that a negative past dental experience is the cause of their fear. Unfortunately, this can be enough to keep many people from getting much-needed dental treatment done. Dr. Sonia Dilolli and her team at Virginia Dentistry by Design are here to help. We’ve got you covered with sedation dentistry in Herndon.
August 17, 2016
Morning headaches, a tender jaw, wear on your teeth, and fatigue are all signs that you have been clenching or grinding your teeth at night. Otherwise known as bruxism, clenching and grinding your teeth can cause many issues with your teeth, head, neck and shoulders. Did you know that bruxism could also contribute to a painful jaw joint disorder known as TMJ? If you grind your teeth at night, you need to learn more about bruxism in Herndon.