Personalized Care for Your Unique Smile

15:36 24 July, 2015 Published by

Damaged and missing teeth are not only a cosmetic concern, they also affect both oral and overall health. A healthy and functional bite is part of our daily quality of life, enabling us to eat and speak normally. Poor oral has also been shown to have a detrimental affect on…

The Power of Natural Chewing

9:01 30 June, 2015 Published by

From the desk of Annapolis dentist Dr. Kian Djawdan... Dental implants provide several important benefits when replacing lost teeth, including the reduction of bone loss in the jaw. Recent studies have shown that denture wearers take nearly 20 percent more medication for gastrointestinal disorder, than what people with a natural…

Corporate Dentist vs Independent Dentist

19:01 18 June, 2015 Published by

More and more these days, the dental office you go to may not be independently owned. While that’s not an issue for some, others have expressed concerns that a dentist employed by a corporate chain might be subject to management’s decisions for pricing and procedures. Many corporate dental chains advertise…

The Problem With Dentures

20:21 26 May, 2015 Published by

Dentures are the oldest and most affordable tooth replacement option. Your grandparents and parents may have worn dentures. You might even be wearing a denture now… and if so, you may already be familiar with some of the problems that are associated with wearing a denture. Most denture wearers report…

Bring Back Your Smile With Sedation Dentistry

16:04 9 April, 2015 Published by

Do you: Delay the treatment you know you need or want? Feel pain especially when you eat? Have difficulty getting numb? Hate the sound of the drill? Often feel overwhelmed by the thought of multiple dental visits? Feel scared to pick up the phone to schedule a dental appointment? You…

How CEREC Technology Can Help at Your Dental Visit

16:25 30 March, 2015 Published by

Technology has transformed modern dentistry, enabling dentists like Dr. Djawdan to help patients keep their natural teeth longer, repair damaged gums without surgery and provide restorations that look and function like natural teeth! In addition, technology has improved diagnosis with digital imagery that can help to detect decay, abnormal tissue and…

Lost a tooth? A dental implant will restore your smile

17:00 3 February, 2015 Published by

Losing a tooth can be a traumatic event, affecting daily life in a variety of ways. Left untreated, a lost tooth can lead to additional, more complex dental issues that can also limit your replacement options. In time, jaw bone will shrink from the lost tooth root and remaining teeth…

A Healthy Diet Will Keep You Smiling

18:55 24 January, 2015 Published by

The New Year is upon us! Like many of us, your New Year's resolution is probably centered on self-improvement. Whether you plan to eat healthier, commit to an exercise regimen, or simply devote more time to others, New Year’s resolutions are a great way to renew your focus and become a…

Kick off the new year with a new smile

15:01 31 December, 2014 Published by

Healthy and symmetrical gums are an integral part of an aesthetic smile; they should act to complement a person's smile rather than distract from it. Even the beauty of straight, white teeth can be diminished with gums that extend past the normal margins, leading to feelings of self-consciousness in children…

Worried about the cost of replacing lost teeth? We can help

15:35 24 November, 2014 Published by

There are many people who suffer for months and years with damaged and/or missing teeth due to financial concerns over paying for what they fear to be very extensive dental work. Although tooth replacement can be one of the more expensive ares of dentistry, Annapolis restorative dentist Dr. Djawdan encourages…