A Tooth Extraction Primer – First In A Two-Part Series!

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As a dentist in Wheaton & Takoma Park, at Elite Dental, a tooth extraction is one of the most common procedures we do besides regular dental hygiene care and thorough oral health checkups. And while we’ll always do our best to treat your tooth to save it, there are many reasons why pulling one or more teeth may be necessary, depending on your individual needs. …

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Oral Cancer Awareness – Early Detection Saves Lives

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As a dentist in Takoma Park and Wheaton, at Elite Dental we have the expert skill and training to detect many diseases of the mouth, including oral cancer. Did you know that one American dies every hour from oral cancer? In fact, more people die from mouth and throat cancers than either cervical or skin cancer. And because two-thirds of oral cancers are discovered in …

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Inlays & Onlays Restore Damaged Teeth To Their Original Glory

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Have you ever heard someone mention dental inlays and onlays? If not, that’s OK! Many people are unfamiliar with this restorative treatment … until they visit us at Elite Dental, their dentist in Wheaton & Takoma Park. Some background … Gold inlays were primarily used to restore tooth structure affected by decay. Nowadays, they are used the same way but are available in undetectable tooth-colored …

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Are You A Candidate For Dental Implants In Wheaton Or Takoma Park?

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At Elite Dental, your dentist in Wheaton & Takoma Park, we believe everyone deserves to experience life with a complete, healthy smile. That’s why we provide restorative dentistry, including dental implants – a revolutionary way to replace missing teeth. Because of this treatment, many people like you are proudly showing off their new and improved look and enjoying the everyday benefits of beautiful teeth. However, …

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Dentist In Wheaton & Takoma Park Protects Kids’ Smiles – In February and Beyond!

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  February Is For Kids Did you know that February is National Children’s Dental Health Month? It all began as a one-day event in Cleveland, Ohio on February 3rd, 1941, with the first national observance of Children’s Dental Health Day on February 8th, 1949. Now, more than 75 years later, every February, the message of the importance of oral health goes out to millions of …

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Invisalign in Takoma Park & Wheaton – A Clear Alternative

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Remember the braces that looked like train tracks on teeth? The ones you couldn’t hide if you tried? Invisalign from our orthodontist in Takoma Park and Wheaton can change how you feel about orthodontics.

At Elite Dental, we’re proud to provide removable, clear aligners by Invisalign®. This innovative treatment could be exactly what you’re looking for.

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Dental Crowns Can Protect And Reignite Your Smile

At Elite Dental, many of our patients have had dental crowns (or crown & bridge treatment) to restore their beautiful smiles. But many haven’t, and we often get questions about what a crown is and why we would place one. We’re glad to take a moment today to give you a general overview and let you know why this technique is so successful, popular, and …

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Teeth Whitening Supervised By Your Dentist Is The Way To Go

Did you know that according to the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, 99.7% of adults feel a smile is an important social asset? Perhaps that’s why we all like to keep our teeth their whitest and brightest … because we know how good it feels, the confidence it instills, and the great impression it makes! Teeth whitening remains one of the most sought after cosmetic …

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Dentures Could Be Your Total Smile Solution

As your dentists in Wheaton & Takoma Park, at Elite Dental, we provide full & partial dentures and can restore your natural appearance and your ability to eat and speak. For many people, dentures remain the treatment of choice for missing teeth. Dentures are removable, custom-fitted replacement teeth that are crafted from strong, durable materials like acrylic resin which can be reinforced with porcelain or …

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Dental Veneers Can Restore An Imperfect Smile

Time and age can take their toll on our smiles. After all, our teeth get plenty of wear every day. With today’s dentistry techniques and technology, our dentists in Takoma Park & Wheaton at Elite Dental can restore chipped, cracked, broken, or discolored teeth … and make your smile look better than ever – with dental veneers! Veneers Can Disguise The Tooth Flaws You’d Prefer …

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