Posts By: PK Dentistry

The Link Between Coughs and Cavities

When dealing with a pestering cough, all you want to do is make it stop. So if you’re like most people, you turn to a common, over-the-counter cough syrup. While this remedy can make a cold easier to bear, there is a link between this soothing fix and cavities. At our dental office in Potomac… Read more »

How Did People Care for Their Teeth in Ancient Times?

We like to think the patients at my dental office in Potomac Falls are well taken care of. From cleanings, cosmetic dentistry options, and restorative treatments, we strive to keep each and every patient comfortable, informed, and above all, healthy. However, dentistry wasn’t always so painless and didn’t revolve around a preventive philosophy like it… Read more »

Unwrap a New Smile This Holiday Season

Your smile is one of the first things other people notice about you, and it’s how they arrive at a first impression. The thing is, their response to your smile is largely subconscious. So we ask, is your smile saying the right things about you? If it’s not, there’s never been a better time to… Read more »

How Did the Pilgrims Take Care of Their Teeth?

. When we think of Thanksgiving, we think of huge turkeys, delicious pies, and a table full of yummy goodness. We also think about what we are thankful for and enjoy time around the table with friends and family. While the tradition of Thanksgiving hasn’t changed much since the Pilgrims and Native Americans first joined… Read more »

Living With Diabetes? Your Mouth is at Risk

November is dedicated to bringing awareness to a disease that affects nearly 30 million Americans – diabetes. Diabetes may cause problems throughout your entire body from your eyes, nerves, and kidneys, to your heart and even your mouth. Our dental practice in Potomac Falls wants to increase awareness of how diabetes can contribute to oral… Read more »

Reshape Your “Vampire” Fangs With Tooth Recontouring

While having extra-pointy canine teeth, sometimes called vampire teeth, isn’t dangerous to your health, it’s not uncommon for patients of our dental office in Potomac Falls to express concern, or even embarrassment, about their sharp, spiked teeth. But we’ve got an easy solution that can transform your smile quickly – tooth recountouring. Why are Canine… Read more »

Best Foods for A Healthy Mouth

One of the best ways you can get, and keep, your mouth healthy is to eat a well-balanced diet and choose smile-healthy foods. At our dental office in Potomac Falls, we’d like to educate you about how the foods you eat can contribute to great oral health and your overall well being. When you eat,… Read more »