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Did you know that the color of a healthy tooth can range anywhere from a light yellow to a light grey? The exact color depends on the color of the enamel as well as the color of the dentin underneath. Dentin is naturally yellow, and tooth enamel is slightly blue and translucent. Factors that affect either of these can cause…Continue reading
Denise H. Testimonial My smile makeover by Dr. Rye changed my life! For years, I had patchwork dentistry to ‘save’ my teeth – a crown here, bonding there. My teeth were very sensitive to cold and I could no longer eat crunchy foods – I was a grinder and my teeth no longer had any enamel. I felt at ease…Continue reading
Dr. Rye Changing Lives: Our Patient Orsi – “I feel very attractive and young and fresh, and I really appreciate it.”
Orsi Testimonial I was missing a lot of teeth, so I wanted to take care of that. Also, I wanted a nicer smile, whiter teeth, a Hollywood smile. I didn’t smile so much when I had photo shoots. I couldn’t whiten my teeth because I had so many root canals, and if you whiten your teeth it gets spotty. I…Continue reading
Dental veneers are an excellent choice for patients who want to transform their smile but have numerous issues that need to be corrected, such as deeply stained teeth, chipped or cracked teeth, or excessive tooth wear. Veneers are essentially a very thin layer of durable porcelain that’s placed over your natural smile with minimal preparation. Although veneers are considered a permanent form of treatment,…Continue reading
Dr. Rye Changing Lives: Our Patient Kitty – “An award-winning smile for the rest of my life is wonderful!”
Kitty Testimonial When I came to Dr. Rye, my main complaint was that my teeth hurt no matter what I ate or drank and I had terrible migraines. If a patient decides to come to Dr. Rye, you can leave your fears at the door. There is no pain. There is no discomfort. And if you have anxiety, he’ll walk…Continue reading
We love when our patients keep coming back. Thank you for trusting us to be your dental provider! “I have been a patient of Dr. Rye’s for nearly 8 years. After consultations with several dentists, I chose Dr. Rye for the extensive cosmetic dentistry work I needed – more than a dozen crowns and veneers – and I couldn’t be…Continue reading
Julie received crown and veneer treatment to improve the aesthetic of her smile – and she is thrilled with the results!
Many patients who walk through our doors are eager to improve the appearance of their smile, but they are concerned that their new crowns or veneers will not closely match their natural teeth. This is a very valid concern, as changing your smile’s appearance with prosthetics that do not match the rest of your smile can have the opposite result…Continue reading
Questions we get from our patients often center around dental implants and veneers in terms of dental treatment options. What are the differences? Which is the right treatment for you? This new article by Dr. Rye published on Your Dental health Resource can help to shed some light and information on this subject. Dental Specialties Emergency Dentist Fairfax VA…Continue reading
Because of the perception of the costs of cosmetic dentistry, many people will live with a smile they don’t really like. If you are not completely happy with how your smile looks but think you cannot afford to do anything about it, you may be in for a pleasant surprise. There are many cosmetic procedures, both major and minor, that…Continue reading
Many people fear their semi-yearly trips to the dentist. The prospect of a cavity and the dreaded reality of a filling weigh heavily on many minds. Add in the possible need for a crown or veneer to repair damaged teeth, the dental visit quickly goes to the bottom of the “to do” list. Thankfully, innovation in dentistry has made tooth…Continue reading