Veneers Can Give You the Smile of Your Dreams

You can look like a movie star, and you don’t even have to be one! Discover the secret that all of Hollywood knows with dental veneers. Cover up imperfections, chipped teeth, discoloration, and enamel wear all with some simple ceramic covers. Veneers can fix your smile and restore your confidence too! At Mosaic Dental in Sterling, Virginia, Anuradha Beri, BDS, CAGS, MSD, and Zia Rizvi,... read more »

Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine

The COVID-19 pandemic has triggered dramatic changes throughout everyday life — and in the medical community as well. Not only are providers across the country postponing elective procedures, but many are also encouraging people to avoid in-office appointments to reduce their risk of exposure to this highly contagious coronavirus. But what do you do if you still need health care?... read more »

Dental Care and COVID-19

We’ve been getting many phone calls about the safety of going to the dentist during COVID-19. And with good reason. The thought of being so close to another person’s mouth and nose creates a high-risk environment. The difference lies in how well a dental office protects your health. Here at Mosaic Dental, our doctors and staff have taken such extensive precautions to ensure our patients’ and... read more »

When You Should Consider a Dental Crown

Crowns are veritable workhorses when it comes to cosmetic and general dentistry. That’s because they can either protect or improve a damaged tooth's appearance or replace those gone missing. They’re also a safe and effective dental solution for people of all ages. As a result, we can use them in numerous ways and for a variety of dental issues. At Mosaic Dental, our... read more »

Oral Disease: Signs and Treatment

Did you know that more than 40% of adults in the United States currently experience gum disease. That’s surprising enough, but what you may not also realize is that gum disease is caused by bacteria in your mouth. If you catch your gum disease (also called periodontal disease) early, treatment from your dentist can get you back to optimal oral health. If,... read more »

7 Super Cool Facts About Invisalign That You Didn’t Know

Teeth that extend too far forward or backward, are gapped, crowded, or overlapping aren’t just a cosmetic problem. A poorly aligned bite can affect the function of your jaw, leading to painful conditions like temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJ), and even digestive issues due to poor chewing. If you or your teen have avoided getting traditional orthodontic braces because of their unattractive appearance, Invisalign’s clear,... read more »

Signs You Might Need a Root Canal

Almost everyone experiences oral pain at some point in their life. As a baby, you experienced it as your first teeth emerged into place. Throughout adulthood, you’ve probably felt pain after a wayward piece of food nicked your gums or you bit your tongue while chewing. While all of the above are painful, it is often short-lived. Your gums and... read more »

What Can I Do About My Stained Teeth?

When you look in the mirror, what do you see? Are your teeth yellow or brown? Do you long for the days when you had a sparkling smile? If your teeth look dull or discolored, don’t despair. Learn what you can do at home and how our experienced dental team at Mosaic Dental in Sterling, Virginia can help. Causes of stained teeth As we... read more »

The Dangers of Untreated Gum Disease

Gum disease starts out innocently enough — your gums become inflamed, and they may bleed a little. Left unchecked, however, the bacteria can run rampant, causing extensive damage to your dental health, and possibly even your mental health. Here at Mosaic Dental, our expert team works with Sterling, Virginia patients to help them maintain great teeth that serve them well, long into the future.... read more »

Are Baby Teeth Important to Your Child’s Oral Health?

Baby teeth are your child’s first set of teeth. Baby teeth begin arriving at about six months of age and start to fall out at about age six years. Baby teeth have a short “life,” but they’re extremely important to your child’s oral and overall health. At Mosaic Dental, our team of dental experts provide children’s dentistry starting with (or before!) your baby’s first tooth. Our office... read more »