How hard is it to crack a tooth? Not very, says your dentist in Vienna — and you may not even realize it right away if it happens to you. The tooth enamel is the hardest substance in your body, but it can crack or fracture if it is placed under extreme pressure. And considering the fact that your jaw is one of the strongest muscles in your body, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that a tooth may crack when you bite down on something hard like ice or a candied apple with a little too much gusto.
Monarch Smiles Blog
May 12, 2017
Every morning for the past month, you’ve woken up with a headache and pain in your jaw. You’ve been stressed out with work and have a baby on the way, so all the added responsibility is adding up – and leading to poor rest at night. But could there be something else going on that could be contributing to your tension. But, thankfully, you have a dentist appointment with the team at Monarch Dentistry. When you talk with the team there, they investigate the possibility of sleep apnea as the true cause of your dental and sleep issues, and are able to help with sleep apnea therapy in Vienna.
March 3, 2017
Everyone deserves to enjoy a smile that looks great and functions properly. Usually, it’s as easy as brushing twice a day, flossing, and visiting your dentist every six months. Unfortunately, a lot of patients tend to skip their dental appointments for various reasons—whether they simply don’t have the time or they just don’t feel like making the trip. Monarch Dentistry strongly advises against missing your regular dental visits for the betterment of your health, but we’re still more than willing to assist patients that want to turn around their dental health for the better. If you’ve missed your appointments with your dentist in Vienna, it’s not too late to get the dental care you need and deserve!
February 12, 2017
The American Dental Association recommends every over the age of two visits the dentist twice a year for preventive care. Your dentist plays a significant role is preventing dental complications for a lifetime of oral health. However, even with the best of care, you will need a dentist who can meet your changing oral health needs over the years with specialized treatments. Finding a dentist in Vienna who offers the dental services you need throughout life can be a challenge. To make your search a bit easier, Monarch Dentistry has the tips you need to make the best choice for your teeth and gums.
January 14, 2017
Happy New Year! What are your resolutions for 2017? If you haven’t made a decision yet, or if you have room for one more on your list, your dentist in Carlisle has an idea. Recommit to your dental health! Visiting the dentist twice this year, brushing and flossing every single day, and other positive habits will keep you smiling bright in 2017, and for many years ahead.
December 26, 2016
If you have been putting off going to your dentist in Vienna, now is the perfect time to schedule an appointment with Monarch Dentistry. The American Dental Association recommends everyone over the age of two visits the dentist twice a year for preventive care. However, many people tend to delay care because they fear the cost of dental services. However, by maximizing your dental benefits before they expire at the end of the year, you will receive the care you need for little to no out-of-pocket cost.
November 9, 2016
It’s easy to think about everyone but yourself during the holiday season. The fun as an adult comes from bringing happiness to other people. However, you deserve to think about yourself, too. What’s the one thing you want this year? If you’re like many people, it’s a straighter, more beautiful smile. Your crooked teeth continue to make you self-conscious just like they always have. Give yourself the gift of the smile you’ve always wanted with Invisalign in Vienna. (more…)
August 30, 2016
Overcoming a serious fear or anxiety isn’t easy. But for the millions of Americans who deal with a fear of the dentist, sedation dentistry provides an easy out. Forget the dread you’ve always associated with the dentist — in fact, forget the details of your time in the dentist’s chair altogether. Your sedation dentist in Vienna VA offers three forms of sedation dentistry: nitrous oxide, oral conscious sedation, and IV sedation.
July 21, 2016
If you have a less than perfect smile, you can join the thousands of other patients who turn to Invisalign to straighten their teeth. Invisalign offers a nearly invisible means to straighter your smile without the headache and hassle of traditional braces. As your dentist in Tyson’s Corner, we have the answers you need about orthodontic care with Invisalign.
June 13, 2016
When you’ve chipped a tooth, you need to quickly repair the tooth to restore its function while protecting it from additional damage. Not to mention, if the chip has occurred in one of the front teeth, you’re likely to feel a little self-conscious about the mishap. Thankfully, you now have multiple options when it comes to fixing a chipped tooth. Your dentist in Tyson’s Corner can quickly and easily repair the broken tooth with cosmetic procedures so no one will ever be able to tell the tooth was ever damaged.