Including a Fluoride Treatment in Your Routine Dental Exam Can Help Prevent Cavities

The American Dental Association recommends having a routine dental exam performed by a dentist, every six months. The check-ups performed at Dr. Rick Jackomis’s clinic include a thorough dental cleaning followed by a comprehensive dental exam and oral cancer screening. If Dr. Rick Jackomis finds any areas of concern, he will help you understand your treatment options. This might include... read more »

The Excitement of a Better Smile Awaits with Dental Sealants

One of the major oral health risks for children at an early age remains cavities. Cavities remain a because it is so easy for them to occur in infant teeth that aren’t fully grown in yet. Children also have a habit of being exposed to higher levels of sugar, which is a known cause of cavities. Fortunately, sealants can be... 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 it comes to protecting your pearly whites. Why Fluoride? Because... read more »