Herndon, VA Dentist Blog

Sedation Dentistry Options in Herndon, VA

Research estimates that somewhere between 9 to 15% of Americans avoid seeing their dentist out of fear. These individuals would endure painful, infected, discolored, and damaged teeth than set foot in a dental office. Or, if they do agree to…

How Do I Care For My Dental Implants?

Dental implants are a popular tooth replacement treatment because of how easy it is to care for them. The most important thing to remember is that keeping the gum tissue and supporting jaw bone healthy will ensure that your implants…

Professional In Office Teeth Whitening with Dr. Jefferies

Teeth whitening is one of the most popular cosmetic dentistry treatments because it is an affordable and quick way to enhance your natural smile. Dr. Mark Jefferies offers professional in office teeth whitening in his Herndon, VA dental office, helping…

Will Invisalign Work For Me?

Crooked or overlapping teeth can be more than a source of embarrassment about the appearance of your smile. They can also negatively impact your oral health by changing the stability and function of your bite, which could lead to problems…

How to Stop Chronic Bad Breath

Bad breath can happen to anyone. In fact, studies show that 50 percent of adults have had bad breath, also known as halitosis, at some point in their lives. Dr. Mark S. Jefferies is a Herndon, VA dentist helping patients…

FAQ: What Causes Cavities?

Humans have two separate sets of teeth during their lifetimes: primary and secondary, or baby teeth and adult teeth. Once the adult teeth erupt, it’s important to take care of them, because they don’t come back. The most common threat…

Cosmetic Dental Procedures with Dr. Jefferies

Cosmetic dental treatments appear more natural and better made and more durable than ever before, and with all of the new advancements in dental technology, cosmetic procedures are on the rise. Dentists like Dr. Mark S. Jefferies in Herndon, VA …

These 3 Bad Oral Health Habits Can Damage Teeth

Do you sometimes find yourself chewing ice, biting your nails, or even brushing your teeth too hard? Patient health and safety is our priority here at Dr. Mark S. Jefferies’ Herndon, VA dental office. We understand how important it is…

Should I Get Dental Implants?

Patients who are dealing with missing teeth now have several treatment options available, but one treatment stands apart. Dental implants are a popular missing tooth replacement solution due to their durability, ease of care, and natural appearance. Dr. Mark S.…

Why is Laser Dentistry So Effective?

Many patients have a fear of the dentist because they’re afraid of painful procedures with a long recovery time. Now, with laser dentistry, Dr. Mark Jefferies in Herndon VA can offer pain-free dentistry with minimal recovery time for a variety…