Cochran Family Dental Blog – Leesburg General Dentist – Ashburn dentist near Purcellville

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Leesburg’s Own Noteworthy Dental Experience – Dentist Leesburg, VA

When Dr. Brian Cochran walks into the room, you typically feel the atmosphere kick up a notch. Here at Cochran Family Dental we see patients for anything from fillings to general dentistry to cleaning requests. Having your teeth cleaned can be just as important as addressing cavities and taking care of general dentistry needs. Dr. Cochran treats every patient like a celebrity to be... READ MORE

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When Bad Breath Terrifies: 4 Tips – General Dentist near Purcellville, Ashburn

“My neighbor’s bad breath is scaring me.” Do you live in Leesburg, Virginia or nearby? Bad breath isn’t just a problem for careful brushers in Ashburn, Martinsburg or Purcellville. Your neighbors in Reston can spend all day brushing their teeth and still come out with bad breath. But why? I’m Brian Cochran with Cochran Family Dental. My specialty is general dentistry. At Cochran... READ MORE

Time To Upgrade Your Smile? – Smile Makeover near Purcellville, Ashburn

Have you thought about upgrading your smile? Cosmetic dentistry offers many fantastic possibilities for Leesburg residents. The quickest and least invasive procedure is light teeth whitening. The results are dramatic and teeth whitening side effects are minimal. If your teeth are slightly crooked but require no orthodontic work, porcelain veneers could be the answer. Porcelain teeth veneers are translucent, wafer-thin covers that are... READ MORE

6 Ways Dental Crowns Restore Ashburn Smiles

Dental crowns have been around a long time, and they continue to play an important role in Leesburg cosmetic dentistry. A dental crown, often called a cap, covers the visible part of the tooth. Dental crowns are used for several problems common among Ashburn cosmetic dentistry patients: An old crown that is damaged or ill-fitting A broken tooth A tooth with extreme decay A... READ MORE

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Time To Floss In Ashburn – Preventive & Cosmetic Dentistry

Many residents of the Purcellville, Reston, and Martinsburg area are finding that they just don't have time to floss and that it's difficult to fit it into their daily schedule. If you've found this to be true, here are some ideas for when to fit this important dental health habit into your day. The most common time is right before bed, but make... READ MORE

Celebrating The Past And Looking To The Future

It has now been over 150 years since the first dental license was issued to Sir John Tomes. Virginia dental patients should be grateful for the advances made in dentistry during the past century and a half. There was a time when Ashburn blacksmiths and wig makers would also extract teeth with forceps to make a little extra money. Anyone could call themselves... READ MORE

Can You Name 9 Dental Specialties?

Most Martinsburg people probably know how a pediatric dentist differs from an orthodontist. Some Reston dental patients may even know the unique focus of endodontists. But few Virginia residents probably know that the American Dental Association recognizes nine dental specialties. Today's post looks at the specific disciplines within the fascinating world of dentistry and the years in which they were formally recognized by... READ MORE

The Dream Of No Drill In Ashburn – Drill-less Dentistry

If you ask dental patients in the Purcellville, Reston, and Martinsburg area what they hate the most about dental visits, chances are that they'll mention the drill. Just the sound of it is enough to make people cringe. Many residents of Leesburg, Virginia may wonder if there will ever be an alternative to the dreaded dental drill. Guess what? Now there is! Drill-less... READ MORE

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3 Cavity Fighters For Ashburn Kids

Most Martinsburg parents know children's oral health basics: brush regularly, reduce sugar intake, limit snacking, and get adequate amounts of calcium and Vitamin D. Cochran Family Dental recommends three additional tools for preventing cavities in toddlers and children. Sealants Fluoride supplements Oral rinses Resin dental sealants are applied by your Ashburn dentist. The material bonds to the chewing surfaces of the back teeth,... READ MORE

A Smile Like A Precious Gem

Would you like an unforgettable smile? Come in and ask us about cosmetic dentistry. We can answer all of your questions. Considering dental implants? Our staff can set you up with a consultation that’s sure to enlighten any Leesburg patient. We invite you to test our claims about general dentistry or sedation dentistry. Meet our friendly and personable employees. Come see why Cochran Family Dental... READ MORE

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