Caring for Your Oral Health As You Age

When you think about your oral health over the years, do you have regrets and wish you could go back in time? It can be difficult as an adult to see the state of your oral health and realize the changes you could have made at an earlier age for a different outcome. While it is good to reflect, we can only make beneficial changes moving forward. One of the benefits of advancements in dental technology and treatments is that we can improve and enhance a number of dental health issues and concerns at any age. We want to stress the importance of taking care of your teeth at every age, especially as you become older.

Are Your Teeth Sensitive?

Summer is here, and we are feeling the heat! Have you been avoiding cold treats and drinks this summer because they bother your teeth? If extremely cold temperatures touching your teeth make your cringe, you are experiencing one of the common symptoms of tooth sensitivity. You may also experience tooth sensitivity when drinking something hot, brushing your teeth, or flossing them. While many of us experience this sensation from time to time, it should not be happening frequently. Continue reading to learn what tooth sensitivity could be telling you about your oral health.

How To Keep Your Smile Healthy All Summer Long

Are you excited that summer is finally here? We certainly are! Summer seems to be a time that everyone is a bit more relaxed and able to enjoy themselves. Whether you are spending time outdoors, enjoying a vacation, or seeing family and friends, this season has something for everyone. While we hope that you have the best time this summer, we want to remind you to be mindful of your oral health. We want to share some helpful tips to ensure that you are able to enjoy your summer free from dental issues and concerns. Continue reading to learn the tips we suggest.

Why Visit Us For A Professional Cleaning?

When was the last time you visited our office for a hygiene examination and cleaning? If it wasn’t in the past six months, then you are due for a visit! At Vargas Dental Associates, we encourage our patients to visit our office every six months. We know that, at times, our office isn’t always your favorite place. However, you can do more harm to your oral health as well as your overall health when you postpone or delay your dental cleanings and examinations.

Important Information To Know About Oral Cancer

Have you visited the dentist recently? At Vargas Dental Associates, we recommend that our patients visit our office every six months for a routine hygiene examination. During those appointments, we of course thoroughly clean teeth and inspect them for any signs of decay, but we also inspect for other illnesses that can affect oral and overall health. One of the illnesses we look for is oral cancer. Oral cancer is cancer that develops in any part of the mouth.

Why Choose Vargas Dental Associates?

Do you long for a dentist who will always keep your best interest in mind and work until they feel you have received the best care possible? At Vargas Dental Associates, we have a passion for patients and are known for beautiful results. Dr. Vargas, an award-winning dentist, believes in always reaching for new levels of greatness in his practice. He prides himself on striving to be the best he can be. His staff shares this same mindset and works alongside him to bring you dental care you can trust. In the shared video, we learn more about Dr. Vargas, his practice, and why you should choose Vargas Dental Associates.

Learn More About Dr. Vargas

Vargas Dental Associates is a well-respected practice because of one special person, Dr. Vargas. Dr. Vargas has been practicing dentistry in Bowie, MD since 1991. We all know that since that time he has built an excellent practice that has a reputation of being friendly, trustworthy, and dedicated to patients. We wanted to take a few moments and tell you more about some of Dr. Vargas’ interests outside of the office. You just might have some things in common that you can discuss during your next appointment. Continue reading to learn more about our fabulous Dr. Vargas.