Don’t Take Summer Vacation from Oral Health

Ahhh, summer vacation:  a time to relax, unwind, and cast your cares away!  Fun in the sun means spending time with family, going to the beach, attending weddings, cookouts, and reunions.  Warm months are perfect for spending time with those we love, but don’t let the time get away from you... Read more »

Considering Lingual Braces

There are many options for straightening your teeth that can get your best smile. If you are looking into braces, you may want to consider lingual braces. Lingual braces offer many of the same benefits as regular ones. They adjust your teeth carefully and gently until they sit in a... Read more »

We’re Getting a New Office!

Coming this Fall: We will be moving our practice into a newer, larger facility as of October 1, 2018. This new office will be located just 2.3 miles from our current location!  The address will be 1635 Laskin Road, Virginia Beach, located across from Hilltop North and directly across from... Read more »

The Wonders of Sleep Apnea Prevention and Care

Are you aware of the risks associated with sleep apnea and every potential condition that could give rise to it? Because sleep apnea is such a complex condition in which an individual has breathing patterns interrupted while they sleep, it is important to be aware of potential risk factors and... Read more »

Content Smiles: Hazards in Your Diet

Tooth hazards exist in all areas of our life. Although several of them can give rise to oral accidents and injuries that you may have little control over, there are issues that you can’t always change. To ensure your smile has the best chance of health success both now and... Read more »

Detect Oral Cancer in the Earliest Possible Stage

April is Oral Cancer Awareness month. Approximately 45,000 new cases are diagnosed per year in the US, and risk is increasing with the spread of HPV. Finding this disease in it’s earliest stages is the best chance for successful treatment.  How common is oral cancer? Oral cancer includes cancers of... Read more »

Improve Your Oral Health with Mouthwash

In order to help your mouth and smile remain healthy throughout your life, it’s a good idea to always look for new ways to improve your oral hygiene routine by using new and effective teeth-cleaning products. One of the products you may choose to use is mouthwash. However, it’s important... Read more »

How Illness Affects Your Oral Health

If you have ever had a cold or flu, or even severe allergies, then you know how taxing it can be on your body. When we are sick, oftentimes we think about how to get better, while letting oral health slide. As a result, you become more susceptible to cavities... Read more »

What Is Invisalign and What Can It Do for Me?

Invisalign is a discreet and effective system used to straighten your teeth.  Invisalign provides cosmetic benefits as well as health benefits by improving your bite and your smile.  Many people do not like the look and feel of traditional braces, and don’t have the time for the maintenance of keeping... Read more »

Achieve a Healthy Valentine’s Day Smile by Doing These Things

Valentine’s Day is a special day, and do you know what would make it even more special? Having a healthy smile! This is because you won’t need to worry about toothaches and dental issues while you’re spending time with your loved ones. Our dentists, Drs. Alan Kessler and Tiffany Foster-Kessler... Read more »