Mini Dental Implants: There’s Nothing Miniature About What They Can Do for Your Smile!

Are you missing one or more of your teeth? Have you been told that you don’t qualify for a traditional dental implant? If so, we have wonderful news for you! Here, at Potomac Dental Centre, we are proud to offer mini dental implants to our patients. If you have missing... Read more »

Dental Bridges: Bringing Your Confidence Back

Does your smile have one or more of your teeth missing? Do you wish that your smile was whole again? If you said yes to either of these questions, you might want to consider a dental bridge restoration. If a dental bridge is properly maintained, the prosthetic can potentially last... Read more »

Relaxing at the Dentist

Do you experience anxiety, or even outright fear, when it comes time to visit the dentist? At Potomac Dental Centre, we know that not everyone particularly enjoys visiting the dentist. When you visit us, Dr. Eklund wants you to be as comfortable as possible. To help with this, we can... Read more »

Having a Crowning Smile

Do you have a tooth that has experienced severe damage, trauma or decay? Does one of your teeth have an embarrassing blemish? If you answered any of these questions in the affirmative, a dental crown may provide the solution. Crowns have the ability to restore a tooth’s natural appearance and... Read more »

The Why’s of Brushing and Flossing

Have you ever wondered why you are told to brush and floss every day? Here some basic functions of oral hygiene, and why they help your mouth health. Brush and Floss: We have heard the advice of our dentist since we were children—brush twice a day, floss once a day—but... Read more »

Don’t Get Cavities

Nobody wants to find out they have a cavity. If you know how cavities form, you can better prevent them in your mouth. The primary culprit of cavity formation is acidic erosion of the enamel. Acids come from two main sources: food and drink, and bacteria. There are many kinds... Read more »

Dental Implants: How Do They Work?

Dental implants are a tooth replacement option that can safely and comfortably replace a broken, decayed, or missing tooth. These implants look and feel like a normal tooth, even though they are made of different materials like titanium and porcelain, which are mouth-friendly and durable. But, how exactly do they... Read more »

Sedation Dentistry for You

Do you experience dental anxiety when you go to the dentist or even when you think of going to the dentist? Here at Potomac Dental Care, we want to provide the best dental care while also making you feel at ease. Sedation dentistry is part of our recommendation to help... Read more »

Preventing Root Canal Therapy

Root canal infections are primarily caused by deep tooth decay. Fortunately, although this means that patients typically cause their own pearly whites to decay, this also means that you can have a hand in averting the need for a root canal procedure. Here are a few things that you can... Read more »

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 »