Family Dentistry Herndon VA
What is Family Dentistry?
Family dentistry addresses dental care during every stage of your life. From regular teeth cleanings to wisdom teeth removal, Dr. Alwan advises you in your oral hygiene and the overall health of your teeth, whether you are a patient who has baby teeth or dentures.
What types of services does family dentistry provide?
Family dentistry offers the same services as general dentists. However, a family dentist specializes in dental procedures for all ages. Some of these services include:
- Regular exams and teeth cleanings
- Digital X-rays and radiography
- Cavity fillings
- Root canals
- Tooth extractions
- Dental implants
- Teeth whitening
- Emergency dental care
Family dentists focus on educating patients of all ages on teeth-cleaning practices and good oral hygiene habits. From proper brushing techniques for a toddler to cleaning dentures for an elderly patient, Dr. Alwan ensures everyone in the family maintains good dental care outside his office.
What are the benefits of family dentistry?
Family dentistry allows you to take care of all of your family’s dental needs in one convenient location rather than visiting multiple dentists. Dr. Alwan offers a variety of services all under one roof. Herndon Healthy Smiles also understands the stress of balancing various after-school activities. They can work with you to figure out an appointment schedule that’s best for you and your family. Besides the flexibility and convenience of a family dental home, Dr. Alwan focuses on ensuring a positive dental experience for your entire family. He understands the unique needs of young children, as well as the anxiety that usually accompanies the idea of a dentist visit.
Establishing a dental home can give your family the option of creating a long-term relationship with your dentist. Dr. Alwan can care for your children’s teeth as they grow into their teen years and mature into adulthood. With Dr. Alwan, your children can view their biannual checkups as regular events, ultimately promoting the likelihood of a lifetime of healthy oral habits. Dr. Alwan provides all the dental care services you could need for the whole family in one office. Call today or schedule an appointment online to make Herndon Healthy Smiles your family’s dental home.