With Dental Implants it’s No Pain, Lots of Gain

After appointments, consultations, and a thoughtful decision process, you have made the choice to go through with a dental procedure. At first, you are elated. The decision is made! Next, you feel relief. You are going to look and feel better and live life with more freedom after the procedure. But then, you start to worry and become anxious… it’s gonna hurt! Although the popular phrase......
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Dental Implant Recovery Time is Less Than a Face Lift

When you are recovering from a surgical procedure it can feel like you are living life from the sidelines. If you are getting over the flu, you have to sit far from everyone else at your kid’s soccer game. After a broken finger, you weren’t able to play in the annual tennis tournament. It’s frustrating and even a few days off from everyday life can......
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Custom Suit, Custom Briefcase, Custom Teeth

Before a big meeting, interview, or lunch date, you probably have a routine. You check that your hair is in place, your glasses are on straight, your shirt is tucked in, your pants are properly pressed, and your shoes are shined. High-powered professionals and business people spend a lot of time looking their best to feel as confident as possible and stand out amongst competitors.......
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Wisdom Teeth Removal: Why Summer Surgery?

If your dentist has told you that your wisdom teeth are going to have to come out, getting it done before they have a chance to cause problems – such as mouth or jaw pain, damage to existing teeth, gum inflammation or infection – is wise. However, if they haven’t begun to cause problems yet, you have the luxury of being able plan ahead, choosing a convenient......
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Tips for Planning Wisdom Teeth Removal Before Your Child Heads Back-to-School

If your child needs wisdom teeth removal, there’s no time like the present to get it over and done with – especially since kids having them done now won’t miss school over the experience. Besides, waiting can increase the odds that your child will have dental problems due to those problematic wisdom teeth, including pain, infection or damage to adjacent teeth. If you’d like to take advantage......
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Cost of Dental Implants in Vs. Other Missing Teeth Treatments

If you have suffered tooth loss and are looking into your options in missing teeth treatments, chances are that you know that dental implants are the best solution to tooth loss available today in terms of protecting oral health and function, as well as comfort and appearance. You likely also know that dental restorations done with dental implants are typically more costly than other treatments. What......
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Dr. Emery and Dr. Ryan Receive Washingtonian Top Dentists 2015 Recognition

It’s that time of year again – the time that Washingtonian Magazine surveys thousands of dental professionals to put together its annual Top Dentists List – and we are pleased to announce that both of our board-certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Dr. Emery and Dr. Ryan, are on it. Both have been recognized by the Washington DC area dental community as top oral surgeons in Washingtonian Top Dentists 2015 list. About Washingtonian Magazine’s Top......
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One Way to Pay for Dental Implants That You Might be Over Looking

If you need dental restoration and you and your dental professional have agreed that dental implants are your best option, you probably already know that your dental restoration will require a significant financial investment. Given the many advantages of dental implants over other restorative options, it is certainly a worthy investment in your dental health. However, figuring out how to pay for them can be a......
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What Is Image Guided Dental Implant Surgery?

What is image guided dental implant surgery? It is today’s most advanced method of placing dental implants, one that uses a combination of state-of-the-art medical/dental technology and cutting edge surgical techniques to provide Washington DC dental patients with exceptional implant-based dental restoration results. Here we’ll delve into the details of image guided dental implant procedures, including how they differ from standard implant procedures and their benefits......
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Dental Implant Feels Weird? Here Are Some Possible Causes

If you have had implant-based dental restoration and are experiencing some discomfort, there are a number of issues that may be at the root of the problem. These range from serious problems that need to be addressed by your Washington DC oral surgeon or restorative dentist, to more transient discomforts that may simply be related to healing or adjusting to your new teeth. Of course, anyone......
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