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By Revive Neuromuscular Aesthetic Dentistry
October 23, 2019
Category: Cosmetic Dentistry
Tags: crown  

Many people put off getting the dental care they need due to time restrictions. After all, busy adults can find it difficult enough to get to the dentist for one appointment, let alone the two or three appointments it takes to receive a crown. However, thanks to technological improvements and new tools/procedures, you can leave our practice with a new crown after just one visit! Here at Revive Neuromuscular Aesthetic Dentistry in Washington, D.C, Dr. Shila Yazdani and Dr. Michael Mortazie offer CEREC crowns to fit into your busy schedule. Read on to learn more!

What CEREC Crowns Can Do For you

If you're wondering how it's possible to get a dental crown in an hour, the answer is digital technology. Thanks to a program known as CEREC, dentists can cut out the middle man and produce crowns on-site while you wait, as opposed to sending an impression of your teeth to a third-party lab, which can take weeks and at least two or more appointments.

CEREC uses digital technology and software to create a ceramic, natural-looking restoration that preserves the tooth, and is quick and affordable. Whether time is a factor or not, the convenience of getting a crown in an hour is one of the most attractive benefits for busy adults. CEREC makes it easier than ever to get the restorations you need without having to miss work or rearrange and already packed and busy calendar.

Find a Dentist in Washington, D.C.

Have you been putting off necessary dental work? CEREC works around your schedule for maximum convenience and reliability. For more information about how you can get a dental crown in as little as an hour, contact Revive Neuromuscular Aesthetic Dentistry in Washington, D.C. today by dialing (202) 363-3399 and schedule an appointment with Dr. Yazdani or Dr. Mortazie.

By Revive Neuromuscular Aesthetic Dentistry
September 05, 2019
Category: Cosmetic Dentistry
Tags: Veneers  

Most people could use a little touch-up or improvement to their smile, whether that entails fixing general wear-and-tear or covering specific issues such as stains/discolorations, chips, cracks, and other cosmetic damage. Whatever the case, porcelain veneers are an effective and accessible way to improve or even transform your entire smile in just a few short visits to the dentist. Read on to learn how Dr. Shila Yazdani and Dr. Michael Mortazie use this treatment in their Washington, D.C. office to give their patients dazzling smiles!

Invest in a New and Improved Smile with Porcelain Veneers

The state of your smile can be as important as your clothes when it comes to making first (and lasting) impressions in both your personal life and professional life. Studies have found that not only does a damaged smile lead to self-esteem problems, but it can also affect how you are perceived by everyone you meet and interact with. Fortunately, porcelain veneers are a minimally invasive cosmetic procedure that can improve the size, shape, and color of your smile.

How Porcelain Veneers Work

Veneers are made from a thin layer of porcelain, and they are bonded onto the surface of cosmetically marred teeth in order to fix issues such as chips, cracks, moderate gaps/spacing issues, and discolorations.

To begin treatment, your dentist will take impressions of your smile, and send them to a veneer-making lab. After a construction period of one-to-two-weeks, the veneers are sent back to our Washington, D.C. office, where they will be perfectly fitted and colored to complement your smile. After the correct adjustments are made, the veneers will be bonded to your teeth, and your new smile will be complete!

Find a Dentist in Washington, D.C.

For more information about porcelain veneers and our other cosmetic dentistry options, contact Revive Total Care Dentistry today by calling (202) 363-3399 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Yazdani or Dr. Mortazie.

By Revive Neuromuscular Aesthetic Dentistry
August 21, 2019
Category: Dental Procedures
Tags: dental implants  

Tooth loss affects over 178 million Americans, and is most often caused by tooth decay or gum disease. Most patients who struggle with Dental Implanttooth loss are eligible for dentures or bridges. Some patients don’t realize that they might also be possible candidates for dental implants or implant-supported dentures that will provide them with a much more stable smile. Learn more about dental implants when you visit a dentist at Revive Total Care Dentistry in Washington D.C.

Dental Implants: The Best Choice for Your Smile
Millions of adult and older Americans have chosen dentures to replace their missing teeth. These devices are relatively easy to create and fit, and don’t require much of a wait, but they usually must be replaced or adjusted every few years. If you’re looking for a permanent dental restoration that will stay in place for ten years or possibly even longer, dental implants are the ideal solution.

How Dental Implants Help
A single implant device is made up of three parts—the actual implant, which is shaped like a screw, an abutment (connector), and the dental crown that is visible above the gumline. Because the implant is designed to combine with the bone in your jaw, it will keep that tissue healthy and useful. It not only replaces the outer part of the tooth, but also the root. Dental implants (and dentures that are anchored with implants) give you a superior level of confidence and security when you’re eating, talking, and smiling that you can’t get from a traditional denture device.

Dental Implantation: The Procedure and Timeline
First, your Washington D.C. dentist will invite you to the office to give you a general dental exam and confirm that dental implants are right for you. At the next appointment, the implant will be inserted into healthy bone tissue and sutured so that it can heal. After a few months, you’ll schedule another dental appointment to have the implant fitted with an abutment and crown. The entire process takes some time, but it provides lasting results and a smile you can be proud of once again.

Replace Missing Teeth and Restore Your Smile
Let a dentist at Revive Total Care Dentistry in Washington D.C. revive you smile with dental implants. Call (202) 363-3399 today to schedule a visit with Dr. Shila Yazdani or Dr. Michael Mortazie.

By Revive Neuromuscular Aesthetic Dentistry
July 11, 2019
Category: Cosmetic Dentistry
Tags: Invisalign  

Would you like a perfectly aligned, sensational smile? Then, explore the possibilities with Invisalign clear aligners from Revive Neuromuscular Aesthetic Dentistry in Washington, D.C. Dr. Shila Yazdani and Dr. Michael Mortzie offer this inventive orthodontic system to patients who want all the health and aesthetic benefits of straight teeth but none of the nuisances of conventional braces.

What is Invisalign?

An innovative way to conquer mild to moderate alignment issues, Invisalign clear aligners from your Washington D.C., dentist are tightly-fitting acrylic appliances customized to shift teeth into pre-determined positions. Typically, teen and adult patients wear 18 to 30 pairs of these clear, thin and removable aligners, enjoying short treatment times of one year (on average).

FDA-approved in the late nineties, Invisalign aligners are computer-designed and crafted. Dr. Yazdani and Dr. Mortzie qualify patients with careful oral examination and special three-dimensional scans. Once treatment begins, patients use each aligner pair for about a month and then advance to the next pair in the prescribed sequence.

Will it work?

CNN reports that to date, six million people have had their smiles corrected with the Invisalign system. That's great testimony to these thin aligners which are comfortable, smooth, and barely noticeable.

Invisalign successfully treats a wide range of orthodontic problems, including:

  • Overbite
  • Crossbite
  • Underbite
  • Openbite
  • Tooth tipping and rotation
  • Crowding
  • Gaps

When you finish your treatment sequence, you'll wear a retainer to preserve your new alignment.

Invislalign really is practically perfect

How can that be? Frankly, Invisalign avoids the pain and embarrassment of metal, ceramic, or lingual braces because:

  • The aligners are super-thin and stain-resistant
  • The aligners are removable (for up to two hours a day) for brushing, flossing, eating, and any special occasion
  • Patients endure no irritating wires or brackets or arduous in-office adjustments
  • There are no dietary restrictions or complex hygiene routines

In addition, specialized ClinCheck technology allows you to see your finished smile before your Invisalign care plan even begins. So, you understand your treatment outcomes fully ahead of time. Amazing!

Arrange your consultation

At Revive Neuromuscular Aesthetic Dentistry, your professional team enjoys seeing the amazing results Invisalign aligners create for their patients. Would you like to be one of them? If so, please contact the office team in Washington D.C., to arrange your consultation with Dr. Yazdani or Dr. Mortazie. Call (202) 363-3399.

By Revive Neuromuscular Aesthetic Dentistry
March 06, 2019
Category: Cosmetic Dentistry
Tags: teeth whitening  

Many factors can affect the appearance of our smile even when we do our best to take care of it. For instance, certain foods and Whiteningbeverages can leave stains on teeth, while the simple act of aging can make our smiles look dull or discolored. Luckily, professional teeth whitening makes it possible to easily rejuvenate your smile. At Revive Total Care Dentistry, Dr. Shila Yazdani and Dr. Michael Mortazie are your dentists for professional teeth whitening in Washington, D.C.


Professional Teeth Whitening

At Revive Total Care Dentistry, professional teeth whitening treatments are applied in-office by experienced dental professionals. A professional strength, high-powered whitening solution containing either hydrogen peroxide or carbide peroxide is used to whiten and brighten teeth by up to eight shades in a single treatment session. Treatment sessions last about 60-90 minutes and the results are visible immediately after treatment. Professional in-office teeth whitening in Washington, D.C., is one of the quickest and easiest ways to rejuvenate your smile.


Advantages of Professional Teeth Whitening

It is possible to try whitening the teeth with over-the-counter products, such as whitening toothpastes or strips. However, there are significant advantages to choosing professional teeth whitening, most notably that the desired results can be achieved quicker and last longer. One treatment at Revive Total Care Dentistry can whiten the teeth by up to eight shades with the results lasting for up to two years!

Another advantage of professional teeth whitening treatments is that the bleaching agent used to whiten the teeth and eliminate stains is of the highest quality and strength, which is why results can be achieved so quickly and last so much longer. Finally, since the whitening solution is applied by experienced dental professionals who take measures to protect the gums and other sensitive areas during treatment, professional in-office teeth whitening treatments are both safe and effective.

If you are ready to rejuvenate your smile, professional teeth whitening is a quick and effective way to do so. For professional teeth whitening in Washington, D.C., schedule a consultation with Dr. Yazdani or Dr. Mortazie by contacting Revive Total Care Dentistry at (202) 363-3399.

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