Keeping Your Teeth White

Everyone wants a whiter smile. It is one of the first things people might notice when they meet you and a picture perfect grin may make the right first impression. But if your teeth are discolored, you may find yourself trying to hide your smile, covering your mouth when you laugh or even avoiding having your picture taken. Although there... read more »

Polish Your Oral Health with Dental Bonding

If you wish to enhance your smile through a dental bonding treatment, speak with your dentist to determine if it's what is best for you. Dental bonding is highly effective and can be used to repair decaying teeth. Issues with a tooth’s shape can also be corrected via a dental bonding treatment to provide you the smile you've always wanted.... read more »

Polish Your Smile with Dental Veneers

Oftentimes, the tooth restoration treatment of choice for people is dental veneers. Dental veneers are often looked at as one of the pinnacles of oral health care as they can drastically improve your smile. Even if you have a below-average smile, dental veneers, also known as porcelain veneers or dental porcelain laminates, can give you the smile makeover you've always... read more »

Why Flossing is Key

Do you care about the state of your teeth? Then flossing between each tooth is key. To help you understand why, our team here at Pax Dental in Lexington Park, Maryland, is happy to talk to you about the importance of flossing every single day. When you eat, food particles can easily become stuck in your teeth. Bacteria crawl into... read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry: What Is It?

If you have been searching through dental websites looking for the right dentist, you may have noticed the word “cosmetic dentistry” under various service tabs or floating around in some articles. If you are wondering what cosmetic dentistry is and how Pax Dental can use it to enhance your smile, look no further. Cosmetic dentistry is a new branch of... read more »

Principles Concerning Healthy Food Choices

We all know that there are plenty of foods and substances which are unhealthy for our smile, but what is rarely discussed is that there are plenty of foods that are also healthy for it. Not only can some foods wash away harmful plaque and acids, but some have ingredients that can re-mineralize our tooth enamel. For a better understanding... read more »

Oral Health Essentials: Dental Implants

Are you aware that dental implants can be used to fill out your facial structure and improve your status in social settings as well as increase your prospects for work? Unfortunately, an incomplete smile is still viewed as a character flaw, but dental implants can remove that stigma and leave you with a better and stronger smile than before tooth... read more »

Is Dental Bonding the Right Tooth Restoration Service for You?

Finding the right tooth restoration service often depends on the needs of your smile. Are you looking to enhance the look of your smile or are you looking to protect your teeth from further damage or both? If you are looking for a fine balance of protection and aesthetics, dental bonding may be the right service for you. Dental bonding... read more »

Is Your Smile in Need of a Dental Sealant Restoration?

Dental sealants are tooth restoration treatments designed to protect your teeth by applying specialized gels to your teeth that act like a secondary layer of tooth enamel. Dental sealants are capable of preventing damage from harmful acids and tooth decay from penetrating its tough shell. Dental sealants are tooth restoration treatments designed to protect your teeth from damage, most notably... read more »

The Top Four Tooth Restoration Processes

Has your smile been damaged recently? Do you have one or only a few damaged, discolored, or stained teeth that continue to keep your smile from reaching its true potential? For a better smile, try a tooth restoration treatment. The top four tooth restoration processes include dental crowns, dental fillings, dental veneers, and teeth whiteners. Dental crowns may be the... read more »