Chevy Chase Prosthodontist Recognized as Washingtonian ‘Top Dentist’

Our office is very pleased to announce that Dr. Gerald Marlin has been recognized as one of the Washington, DC area’s “Top Dentists” in Washingtonian Magazine, as selected by fellow dentists in the DC Metro area. Dr. Gerald Marlin is one of the most experienced specialists in implant, cosmetic, and restorative dentistry in the Washington metropolitan area, and we take great pride in the recognition we receive both from our patients and from our industry peers. About the Author Dr. Gerald Marlin is a Washington D.C. specialist in implant and cosmetic dentistry. Connect with him...

Fairfax Dentist Voted ‘Top Dentist” by Northern Virginia Magazine

Dr. Gordon Rye, a leading cosmetic and implant dentist in Fairfax, Virginia, has been recognized by Northern Virginia Magazine as a ‘Top Dentist’ for 2013. In determining recipients of this award, Northern Virginia Magazine surveyed all Northern Virginia dentists asking them to recommend other dentists to whom they would refer friends and family.  Dr. Rye was one of 56 general dentists included on the list and one of only five general dentists in Fairfax on the list.  Rye Smiles for Life is extremely proud of this recognition, and believe this reflects the excellent cosmetic and restorative dentistry provided by our practice to patients from throughout the Washington DC Metro region. If you have dental needs or questions about our dental...

Looking For A Brighter Holiday Smile? – Try GLO Professional Teeth Whitening

Looking For A Brighter Holiday Smile? – Try GLO Professional Teeth Whitening

People who want to gain fresher, healthier-looking smiles should look beyond the teeth whitening products that line store shelves. While these solutions can often produce noticeable results in a very short period of time, they do not compare to the effectiveness of whitening treatments that are professionally rendered. Moreover, many store-bought products can have an adverse effect on the health of the gums and may hypersensitivity along with a range of additional oral health issues. GLO Professional Teeth Whitening is an in-office and take-home teeth whitening system that can be provided by Lansdowne Dental Care, as well as your dentist. In addition to producing remarkable improvements, it can also enhance tooth and gum health and freshen the breath. The Benefits...

Which cosmetic dental treatment is right for your smile?

Which cosmetic dental treatment is right for your smile?

Finding solutions that will improve the appearance of a smile while interacting socially with others is as simple as finding the right cosmetic dentist. I tell my Orland Park dental patients that advanced cosmetic dentistry today can design, improve and reveal the smile you have always wanted. Professional dental solutions for dealing with damaged teeth include a full range of treatment options, including dental veneers, dental implants and professional teeth whitening. Genetics, antibiotics, certain foods and aging teeth are the main causes of darkened teeth. Some of the causes of internal tooth discoloration are exposure to high levels of fluoride, tetracycline, tooth decay and root canal issues. Foods and tobacco use result in external tooth...

Invest in Your Smile with Dental Implants & Cosmetic Dentistry

When people meet someone new, they usually form an instant impression. Luckily, you don’t have to be Hollywood beautiful to make a great first impression. A big friendly smile beaming with pearly white teeth is usually enough to win over most people, and to make that lasting positive first impression. This is almost a necessity in some business professions and it can help anyone improve their personal life. There’s nothing better for your self-esteem and confidence level than when people seem to take to you right away. Thus, investing in your smile can be one of the best ways to spend your money. If you lose one or more teeth, especially teeth in the front, this can leave you with an incomplete and less attractive smile. In fact, some people purposely...

What Can I Expect After Receiving Dental Implants?

What Can I Expect After Receiving Dental Implants?

Implant dentistry today can provide a natural looking long-term solution for patients suffering from missing, damaged or infected teeth. Whether for a single tooth, multiple teeth or for a full mouth replacement, dental implants with Vestal Dental Associates or with your own local dentist can be the solution you are looking for. Placing dental implants and replacement teeth is a surgical procedure that is usually conducted in several stages. Typically, the process begins with the actual implant cylinder being implanted in the jawbone. After healing, an abutment is placed on the implant. Lastly, the artificial tooth, also known as a crown or implant prosthesis, is secured by your implant dentist to the abutment. Following the dental implant treatment, some degree...