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How Do I Choose the Right Implant Dentist For Me?

Installing dental implants requires technical experience, but the best implant dentist will also have a welcoming, patient-focused practice and is willing to listen to your needs. Ridgetop Dental is home to an experienced team of dental implant specialists in Sterling,…

Do I Need Bone Grafting?

If you’re looking into getting dental implants, it’s necessary that you have enough bone mass to support them. This is what gives them the stability that other restorations don’t have. If you don’t have enough bone, you may be able…

Missing Your Scheduled Appointment?

With COVID-19, many offices have been following the ADA’s recommendation to close to everything but emergency services. This means that other appointments may have been canceled or postponed. What should you do if yours was one of them? Dr. Datta…

What Causes Jaw Pain?

If you suffer from frequent jaw pain or you clench or grind your teeth you may have TMJ. TMJ, or temporomandibular joint disorders, are often caused by a jaw injury, inflammation, or overuse. Teeth grinding, also known as bruxism, is…

High-Tech Dentistry at Ridgetop Dental

As the world of technology develops, so do our dentistry tools. At Ridgetop Dental, a dentist in Sterling, VA, we’re constantly learning and introducing the latest technologies in our dental practice. Dr. Datta talks about the various technologies that we…

5 Foods to Avoid to Help Your Teeth

Your diet impacts your oral health more than you may realize. While an at-home oral healthcare routine and visiting the dentist regularly are crucial, your diet needs to be considered too. Dr. Datta of Ridgetop Dental, a dentist in Sterling,…

Should I Get Six Month Smiles?

In this day and age, people look for various alternatives to traditional metal braces when they want a straighter smile. Six Month Smiles is a discreet system that gives you the smile you want in a short amount of time.…

What to Expect From a Root Canal

Root canals have a bad reputation. People usually talk about how painful they are and dreading getting them. But realistically, root canals are actually relieving pain and aren’t bad at all. Dr. Datta, a Sterling, VA dentist, lets you know…

COVID-19 and Oral Health

In these difficult times, it can be easy to let dental health go out the window. In times of stress, however, proper oral healthcare is more important than ever. Not only could the current business restrictions cause a break in…

4 Things to Know About Dental Implants

Losing a permanent tooth doesn’t mean you’ll have to look at a gap in your smile forever. Until recently, less reliable tooth replacement treatments required extensive tooth preparation and removable pieces, but now there is a permanent treatment. Dental implants…

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