Are Your Family’s Smiles Summer-Ready?

smiling-kidsSummer is just around the corner and you’ll soon be juggling a schedule of camp, swimming lessons, baseball practice, and road trips.

How can all of this activity affect everyone’s oral health? Read on to get some tips for making this summer a smile-friendly one!
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Get the Most of Your Porcelain Veneers

box5Are you preparing to get your first set of veneers? It’s exciting to see how your smile will be instantly transformed! The next step, though, is taking good care of your veneers as the valuable investment that they are.

Dr. Farhan Qureshi and his dental are ready to help you get started!
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Do Dental Implants Hurt?

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box5Many Alexandria residents choose to restore their smiles with beautiful, permanent dental implants. Are you considering implant therapy, as well? If so, you’re probably wondering how uncomfortable the process is.

Dental implants are like small screws that are inserted into the bone in place of a tooth root. This idea might make you squirm, but Dr. Farhan Qureshi can help put your mind at ease with a few helpful facts:
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My Teeth Look Small! How Can I Change them?

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Alexandria VA Cosmetic DentistHealthy teeth come in a variety of shapes and sizes, thanks to genetics. But some people feel too shy to show their teeth in a smile because of how small they look.

If you suffer from this issue, you’ll be relieved to know that there are procedures that can help!
At the Alexandria office of Dr. Farhan Qureshi, you can discover a solution that’s right for you.
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Dental Cleanings: The Foundation of Health and Beauty!

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Alexandria VA DentistA beautiful and healthy smile starts with the basics: regular dental cleanings.
Your hygiene appointments are more important than you may realize. That’s why we at the office of Farran Qureshi, DDS feel so strongly about recommending hygiene appointments.
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Caring for Your New Dental Crown

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Alexandria VA DentistDr. Farhan Qureshi places dental crowns of only the best quality. He also wants our patients to know how they should care for them to keep their smiles healthy and gorgeous.

The first thing you should know is that your crown is easy to keep clean.
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What to Expect During a Root Canal

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Alexandria VA Painless Root Canals DentistsRoot canals may have a bad reputation, but they don’t have to be as scary as you think. In fact, we often perceive root canals to be just like any other type of dental procedure, except they are a bit lengthier to complete. Here’s what you need to know about your root canal treatment in our office:
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Why Can’t You Just Fill the Tooth?

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Alexandria VA Tooth Colored Fillings DentistYou’ve probably asked this question before, but the answer you got just didn’t make sense. It’s just a tooth, right? So what’s the big deal about putting a dental filling in there to fix the problem?

To appreciate why your dentist may recommend something beyond a classic metal filling, it important that you understand exactly what your teeth are and what they do.
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Makeover Your Smile With Gum Recontouring and Bonding

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Cosmetic Dentists Alexandria VAWhen you hear the phrase “smile makeover,” what do you usually think about? You probably think about a smile with straight, bright white teeth. Did you know that your gums also have an important role in the appearance of your smile?
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Do I Need a Dental Crown?

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Alexandria VA Dental CrownsThe first time you find out that you need a dental crown, you may not be so sure. After all – sometimes the tooth never hurts or even feels like there is anything wrong with it. Dr. Quershi recommends crowning teeth that are significantly compromised and prone to fracture or infection.
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