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Teeth For Life

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About Teeth For Life

Proper oral care for kids is paramount in preserving their smile as well as ensuring that they have strong and healthy teeth for life. It all starts with proper dental cleaning and regular check-ups with the dentist to point out and treat any developing problems early enough. Dentists also advise you on the right dental products for your kid’s use and inform you about common procedures that may benefit your kid’s dental care.

How To Choose The Right Toothpaste & Toothbrush

Getting the right toothpaste and toothbrush to clean your kid’s teeth is crucial. It’s important to ask for advice from your dentist on the right dental products to give your kid healthy teeth for life. Remember to only use toothpaste, toothbrushes, mouthwash, dental floss, and other dental products that are approved by the American Dental Association (ADA) for safety purposes.

Anatomy Of The Tooth

The tooth has a beautiful and interesting anatomy to study. It’s divided into various parts with the most common ones being the enamel, dentin and gums. The enamel is the outer, shiny and white surface covering the dentin and pulp (nerve). Dentin is the part below the enamel while pulp is the one below it. The pulp is the center-most part of the tooth containing blood vessels and nerves; it nourishes the dentin.

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Primary Tooth Eruption

Primary tooth eruption begins at the age of 8 to 12 months; with the primary upper incisors erupting first. The upper and lower lateral incisors, canines, first molars, and second molars then follow suit respectively; all erupting in the age between 9 months and 33 months.

Adult Teeth Eruption

Adult tooth eruption on the other hand starts at the age of 7 to 8 years; with upper central incisors erupting first. The upper and lower lateral incisors, canines, first & second premolars, first molars, second molars, and the third molars (wisdom teeth) then follow suit respectively; all erupting in the age between 8 and 21 years.

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WHY CHOOSE LET'S SMILE DENTAL?

We understand that everyone has important obligations throughout the week and that your time is very valuable. Therefore, we have put a great deal of effort into creating flexible office hours for our patients. Our team of expert staff can help to schedule your stress-free appointment today.

Quality care

At Let's Smile Dental we use the most advanced technologies to make your visit as comfortable, relaxing and pain-free as possible.

Flexible hours

Whether you need an orthodontic treatment or a pediatric care for your child, let our professional staff schedule the best time for your next visit.

Kids friendly

Our kid's friendly dental office and staff work hard to make sure that the whole experience is joyful and easy for both the kids and their parent's.

TESTIMONIALS

We love that our patients feel inspired to write about the quality of the care they received here at our office. Here are some of the wonderful reviews and comments we have recently received.

My son loves it here. The dentist and hygienist describe every tool they are about to use and how they are going to use them. Most importantly, they know how to talk to kids and have a good sense of humor.
MICK L
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Love, love, love the whole staff here! I am being treated for adult orthodontic surgical braces to correct my underbite. Throughout the entire process from the initial consultation, finance/payment, greeting/exit of each appointment, and of course the talented and genuine staff that treat your teeth each time,
TINA L
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We were in an emergent situation after a playground accident/trauma and within 10 mins of calling and upon arrival, we were greeted, evaluated, and treated immediately on our first visit.
CASSY P
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They are AWESOME....I make that drive from Alexandria to Fairfax to take my kid here. My kid loves that they make her feel comfortable and they are just happy and jolly.
JULIANA P
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We understand that everyone has important obligations throughout the week and that your time is very valuable. Therefore, we have put a great deal of effort into creating flexible office hours for our patients. Our team of expert staff can help to schedule your stress-free appointment today.

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703-997-7011

OFFICE HOURS

Mon - Thu: 8:00am to 5:00pm
Fri: 8:00am to 2:00pm

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SPRINGFIELD OFFICE

6564 Loisdale Court Suite 110 Springfield, VA 22150

FAIRFAX OFFICE

4210 Fairfax Corner W Ave. Suite 245 Fairfax, VA 22030

RESTON OFFICE

1984 Isaac Newton Sq. West Suite 200. Reston, VA 20190