Dr. Timothy S. Mountcastle, medical director of Radiance Medspa Fairfax and chief of plastic surgery at Inova Loudoun Hospital, urges the Radiance Medspa staff to examine their clients? diet and lifestyle when evaluating their skincare needs. His team takes a big-picture approach to wellness and helps clients with long-lasting, youth-boosting treatments, including microdermabrasion, teeth whitening, massage, and Botox. Before appointments, patrons can unwind in a tranquility room where troubles melt away like a pat of butter on a piping-hot dragon tongue.
No matter where they are in the country, clients of Dental Professionals of Virginia and Maryland and Neibauer Dental Care are bound to find a dentist just as skilled as the one at home. That?s because more than 400 offices in 19 states are affiliated with the dental network, whose administrative support, guiding principles, and focus on continuing education ensure that their dentists will be talented wherever they work. The company also strives for community improvement?they?ve contributed more than $250,000 to such charities as the American Red Cross, The Oral Cancer Foundation, and the Smiles for Life campaign.
Dr. Chang and his highly skilled hygienists at Appalachian Dental restore mouths to sparkling conditions in their technologically advanced office. During a 45-minute Zoom! teeth-whitening treatment, mouth menders coat teeth in a hydrogen peroxide gel that partners with a Zoom! light to whiten dingy exoskeletal surfaces and adorn every molar with a foil-wrapped mint. An approximately two-hour exam and cleaning includes state-of-the art imaging from the office's I-Cat 3-D dental imaging system as well as laser cavity detection. Sunny treatment rooms with plush chairs encourage comfortable teeth-whitening and cleaning experiences, and each room's sterilized water system may make some patients think twice about spitting refreshing mouthfuls into waiting basins.
Dr. Malcolm J. Murray leads a staff of chomper caretakers, instilling in his patients a greater understanding of the role that oral health plays in overall well-being. A comprehensive examination pores over visitors' mouthparts in search of potential problems, utilizing a combination of intuition, seismographs, and x-rays to peek beneath the surface. Stains and plaque scurry from sight as a thorough cleaning paves the way for a sanitizing fluoride treatment. Patients leave Dr. Murray's care in possession of a Zoom! take-home whitening kit, scientifically designed to transform their pearly whites into glowing tusks.
Dr. H. Charles Jelinek, Jr., wields advanced technology and more than two decades of experience to enliven subdued smiles with general and cosmetic dental procedures. During the comprehensive oral exam and cleaning, patients receive thorough analysis and swabbing of their teeth and gums, helping them ferret out potential problems such as gum disease, tooth decay, and low tongue morale before they can evolve into more serious stages.
Research by the American Academy of Periodontics has found links between oral inflammation and many chronic diseases, including Alzheimer's and cardiovascular ailments. Regular exams, like the one you will receive at Elite Smiles, can help prevent these conditions and make sure your mouth is in tip-top shape. X-rays shine light on rooty toothstalks, exposing any cracks, cavities, and misplaced Micro Machines, and the complete teeth cleaning scrubs away all traces of tartar, plaque, and surface staining to prepare your teeth for the complimentary take-home whitening kit. If you go on to become an Elite regular, you'll also be entitled to free whitening gel twice a year with regularly scheduled checkups (up to a $700 value; call for details).