A Toothache Can Be Caused by Dental Trauma

Toothaches are always a serious cause for concern. While the cause might not be overtly obvious, discomfort in a tooth or the surrounding gums is almost always a sign of a significant oral health issue. To reduce the chances of suffering even more adverse complications, you should not delay in... Read more »

Your Toothbrush: What You Should Know

You probably understand that there are a few steps you’ll need to take if you’re hoping to keep your pearly whites clean. For example, you probably know that you should schedule regular checkups with our dentist. This is very important because it will give us a chance to remove tartar... Read more »

Understand the Spectrum of Cosmetic Dental Solutions

A white and winning smile is the key to bolstering the kind of self-confidence that will let you shine in social settings. If your smile suffers from cosmetic imperfections, it can put a serious damper on your self-esteem. Many people with a problem like this will contact Rick Jackomis, DDS... Read more »

Tooth Pulp and What It Does

Dr. Rick Jackomis and our experienced team are always happy to help our patients in Sterling, Virginia, have the best possible dental experience by providing a caring, safe, effective and comfortable environment for them, even during a root canal. You might think that a root canal wouldn’t be a comfortable... Read more »

How Invisalign® Can Give You the Smile of Your Dreams

2016 was the year 4 million smile transformations occurred with Invisalign! With Invisalign® aligners, aligning your dream smile is finally within reach. These thermoplastic trays are created to be invisible while they straighten your smile and align your bite. They are durable and customizable and virtually invisible so you can... Read more »

How Does Fluoride Help My Smile?

At our dental practice, Dr. Rick Jackomis and our dedicated team work hard to help our patients in Sterling, Virginia achieve excellent oral health. We also strive to help you learn the best ways to protect and maintain your smile. Today, we want to discuss the importance of fluoride when... Read more »

How to Keep Soda From Eroding Your Smile

Do you like to kick back and enjoy a nice, refreshing, ice-cold soda during the game? If so, then think again! Soda can severely damage your smile if you let it, which is why our dental team encourages you to reduce your intake. The soda can create enamel erosion and... Read more »

Water Flossers: Spraying Your Way to a Pristine Smile

With the modern technology in the world today, dental care and oral hygiene products are constantly improving. Because of this, perfect smiles are easier to reach. One of the newest improvements in oral hygiene is a water flosser. Water flossers are beneficial tools that make flossing easier and more enjoyable.... Read more »