Do All Countries Believe in the Tooth Fairy?

When you lost a baby tooth as a child, you likely placed it under your pillow and awoke in the morning to find a few pieces of money in its stead. At least that’s likely what took place if you lived in the US. Were you aware that other regions... Read more »

When Are the Times Tooth Extraction is Likely Needed?

It’s best to keep your natural teeth for a lifetime. However, there are times when one or more teeth need to be extracted to save your oral health and smile. Our dentist, Dr. Everett Eklund, would be happy to help you know more by telling you all about the times... Read more »

Here is Your Smile Checklist for the Holidays

Are you interested in having a healthy and beautiful smile for the holidays? If so, our dentist, Dr. Everett Eklund, would like to help you! Our dental team understands how a top-notch and attractive smile can greatly benefit you in many ways, especially by preventing dental pain and boosting your... Read more »

Getting Used to Your Dentures

Many people are under the impression that dentures are for senior citizens. The truth is that adults of all ages may be missing one or more teeth, or they may have some teeth that need to be replaced. You may be surprised to learn that many younger adults have successfully... Read more »

Spruce Up Your Smile With Dental Veneers

Do you hate to have your picture taken because you can’t stand to hear someone tell you to smile? Is it because your teeth have some imperfections that you would just as soon not show to the world? If so, you aren’t alone. If you would like to stop finding... Read more »

Fun Facts about Oral Hygiene

There’s no doubt about it: oral hygiene is absolutely essential for your oral health. This will prevent any costly treatments that may be needed in the future to repair your smile. Potomac Dental Centre is here to help educate you and provide a review on the basics of oral hygiene,... Read more »

The Advantages of Installing a Dental Implant

Have you lost a tooth or multiple teeth due to an infection in the mouth or an unfortunate accident? Have you needed a tooth extracted by your dentist as the result of either incident? Repair your smile by installing a dental implant! Our dental professionals at Potomac Dental Centre strive... Read more »

A Small Untreated Cavity Could Spread to Become a Much Larger Problem

An inadequate oral hygiene regimen and failing to attend your twice a year dental checkup with Dr. Everett Eklund can leave you at significant risk of developing a cavity on one of your teeth. As the tooth decay starts to develop you might notice increased sensitivity, and discomfort in the... Read more »

Dental Implants Can Replace Missing Teeth

Do you feel embarrassed or self-conscious about your missing teeth and ready to boost your self-confidence? Did you know, having missing teeth can cause you to have jaw support problems and could even lead to bone loss? Restoring lost teeth is essential to your oral health, which is why our... Read more »

Keeping Your Summer Smile Shining

Summertime, and the living is easy--and so is your basic oral health routine! Don’t let the lazy summer days lead to lazy oral hygiene habits. Here are a few tips to remember during these hot summer months. The first thing to do is keep up on the basics. Brush your... Read more »