Make Your Broken Teeth Stronger with CEREC® Dental Crowns

CEREC® dental crowns are designed to make your broken teeth stronger. Although there are many forms of broken teeth, oftentimes the damage can be patched up, and if necessary concealed with a dental crown. CEREC® crowns can be customized to give you the look and function your smile desires in... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Potomac Dental Centre, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »

The Magic and Mystery of Dental Veneers

Dental veneers are both magical and mysterious, and yes masterful. Dental veneers are a durable tooth restoration procedure that can not only enhance your smile, but they can also conceal and cover up many negative or unrepairable aspects of it. Dental veneers work by manufacturing a thin yet durable shell... Read more »

An ADA-Approved Whitening Toothpaste Can Help Maintain a Professionally Whitened Smile

Things like occasional tobacco use or a propensity for consuming dark foods and beverages can cause surface stains on the microscopic surfaces of your tooth enamel. As time goes by, these stains can gradually penetrate deeper into your teeth, leaving you with a dull, yellow or otherwise unsightly stained smile.... Read more »

Probiotics for Oral Health

Probiotics are good bacteria that aid the body in maintaining a healthy balance of microflora. These good bacteria are known to enhance the immune system and help fight disease and infection in the digestive tract. Recent studies have shown that the benefits of these living microoragnisms extend far beyond improving... Read more »

Celebrating Potomac Dental Centre’s Patient Feedback

What makes a dental office the best around? Good dental work, a good environment, a friendly/knowledgeable staff, reasonable fees, and location. Though all of these contribute to that, the ultimate indicator is patient feedback. Here at Potomac Dental Centre, we pride ourselves on providing our patients with quality care and... Read more »

Battle of the Toothbrushes: Manual or Electric?

Ever since the gladiator days of the Roman Colosseum — and probably earlier — people have pitted two titans against each other to see which would emerge victorious. And so it is with toothbrushes. Which is better: manual toothbrushes or electric toothbrushes? Cochrane, a global independent network of researchers in... Read more »

The Benefits of CEREC

At Potomac Dental Centre, we know that nobody enjoys going to the dentist more than necessary. CEREC is an exciting technology that is convenient for our patients because it allows Dr. Eklund to create high quality tooth restorations in just a single visit. The time it takes for a crown, bridge,... Read more »

What Sugary Drinks Do To Your Teeth

The hot summer months are a tempting time when it comes to drinking soda, cocktails, and sugary drinks. Unfortunately, consuming too many of these drinks can cause serious damage to your teeth. While it doesn’t hurt to enjoy the occasional soft drink or contribute to the lemonade stand down the... Read more »

How Can I Treat Cold Sores and Canker Sores?

Cold sores, fever blisters, and canker sores can all be annoying and painful, and it seems like they can take forever to disappear. If you are suffering from any of these pestering lesions, we are excited to introduce you to a new solution we offer at Potomac Dental Centre! Dr.... Read more »