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The Importance of Regular Dental Visits

April 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Have you ever wondered why Dr. Martin (and the American Dental Association) recommend you visit us every six months? It’s because regular dental hygiene visits are essential for healthy teeth and gums. In addition, it's important [...] Names Dr. Martin in the Top 11 Dentists

March 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Anthony Martin Dentistry is proud to announce that we have been chosen as one of the top 11 dental providers in Newport News by!’s goal is to connect the community with the best [...]

National Children’s Dental Health Month is in February!

February 1st, 2018|0 Comments

The depth of winter is an exciting time for us in the dental field. Why? Every February, for the last 76 years, the American Dental Association has recognized the unique importance of oral hygiene for [...]

Flossing Facts…Did you Know?

January 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

Dentists routinely recommend flossing as a valuable part of oral health care. When performed properly, using dental floss to remove debris between teeth and at the gum line is safe and beneficial. A daily regime [...]

Anthony Martin Dentistry Earned Best Dentist in Yorktown in 2017!

December 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Anthony Martin Dentistry was named 2017 “Best Cosmetic Dentistry and Dental” in Yorktown by the Daily Press Choice Awards! Earning this recognition is a huge accomplishment, and Dr. Anthony Martin and his team of dental [...]

Dr. Martin has Been Named a Top Dentist for 2017!

December 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Anthony Martin for being named a  General Dentist “Top Dentist” in 2017 by Coastal Virginia Magazine!  Having the medical community recognize Dr. Martin as “Top Dentist” is a great [...]

Happy Holidays from Anthony Martin Dentistry!

December 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Dr. Anthony Martin and his team at Anthony Martin Dentistry wants to wish everyone Happy Holidays!

October is National Dental Hygiene Month

October 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Maintaining a good dental hygiene routine is one of the most important things you can do for your health.  Oral health can affect your heart, bones and immune system.  Taking the time to establish and [...]

How Smoking Affects Your Teeth and Gums

October 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Everyone knows that smoking tobacco has long term physical health ramifications.  Doctors have been saying for decades that quitting smoking will add years to your life expectancy.  Smoking has ramifications for oral health as well. [...]

Don’t Forget to Use Your 2017 Dental Benefits!

September 1st, 2017|0 Comments

As the Fall season begins, our patients ask us to remind them to schedule their check up and cleaning appointment or their treatment appointment so they may have time to utilize their 2017 insurance benefits [...]

How Diabetes Can Affect Your Oral Health

August 1st, 2017|0 Comments

If you have diabetes, you know how important it is to control your blood glucose levels. High blood sugar levels can adversely affect your entire body and put you at a greater risk of developing [...]

Anthony Martin Dentistry Welcomes Dr. Ellen Nordgren to the Practice

July 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Anthony Martin Dentistry is excited to welcome our new dental provider, Dr. Ellen Nordgren. Dr. Nordgren will make a wonderful addition to our exceptional service quality and patient-focused environment. Get to know Dr. Ellen Nordgren. [...]

Anthony Martin Dentistry Receives First Place in “The Best of Virginia”

June 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Please join us in congratulating Anthony Martin Dentistry for receiving FIRST PLACE in the “Best of Virginia 2017” by Virginia Living Magazine. Anthony Martin Dentistry of Yorktown, VA truly combines the finest dental care with [...]

Ultrasonic Teeth Cleaning — Is it Better Than an Old School Scraping?

May 1st, 2017|0 Comments

If you recently visited your dentist's office for a check-up and cleaning procedure and your hygienist used an ultrasonic device to clean your teeth, you might wonder if it is better than an old school [...]

Anthony Martin Dentistry Supports Military Families as IN-NETWORK Dental Provider

April 1st, 2017|0 Comments

At Anthony Martin Dentistry, we are proud to serve a loyal base of military patients in our Yorktown, VA, location. Accordingly, we are pleased to say we have made the decision to continue offering a [...]

The Benefits of Dental Implants

March 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Adult teeth are intended to last a lifetime, but millions of Americans are missing teeth. Those with missing teeth have options to consider. Some choose to live without teeth, others utilize dentures and some will [...]

Aging and Dental Health

February 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Good dental care at any age can help minimize cavities and other oral health issues. When it comes to aging and dental health, it is even more important to be diligent about your oral health [...]

How Anthony Martin Dentistry Treats Sleep Apnea

January 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Do you think you or someone you love may have obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)? OSA is a serious medical condition that occurs during sleep. In OSA patients, the airway becomes temporarily blocked, causing breathing to cease hundreds [...]

Anthony Martin Dentistry Wishes You A Happy Holiday!

December 1st, 2016|0 Comments

The world is much brighter for us because of amazing patients like you -- happy holidays! Best wishes from the Anthony Martin Dentistry Team.

Anthony Martin Dentistry Reminds You to Use Your Dental Benefits!

November 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Dear Patients,  Your dental insurance policy allows for a certain dollar amount of coverage to be provided each year. If your maximum coverage benefit is not used during the year, you lose those benefits, because [...]

What You Need to Know about Sleep Apnea

October 4th, 2016|0 Comments

Maybe you didn’t expect to come across a blog on sleep apnea on a dental website. Did you know FDA-approved oral appliances are available to efficiently and comfortably treat mild-to-moderate cases of sleep apnea? We’ll [...]

Caring for Sensitive Teeth

September 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Approximately 40 million adults in the United States experience tooth sensitivity. If you find yourself avoiding cold or hot food and beverages because of teeth sensitivity, it may be time to get to the bottom [...]

Keep Your Smile Looking Great with Tooth Colored Fillings

August 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

Dental health is an important aspect of your life. Each year, almost 100 million Americans never step into a dentist office. Regular visits can help prevent a wide range of conditions. But when you need the best, the [...]

What Are Dental Bridges and Who Should Get Them?

July 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Your smile is one of the first things that people notice about you. If you are not satisfied with your smile, it may make you feel insecure, but thankfully dental bridges can restore your confidence [...]

Anthony Martin Dentistry Welcomes Registered Dental Hygienist Katie Pastore!

June 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Dr. Martin and the team at Anthony Martin Dentistry are delighted to welcome our new full time registered dental hygienist, Katie Pastore. Katie has been part of the Anthony Martin Dentistry family as a patient [...]

Healthy Smile, Healthy You: The Importance of Good Oral Health

May 1st, 2016|0 Comments

With a great smile, you look good and feel good at any age. Keeping your smile healthy also keeps you healthy. New research suggests that your oral health provides a glimpse into the condition of [...]

Meet Our Team at Anthony Martin Dentistry

April 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Dr. Anthony Martin and Dr. Ashley Nester are able to provide the highest quality dental care to their patients with the help of their wonderful staff. The Anthony Martin Dentistry team has a decade of experience working [...]

Meet Our Dentists – Yorktown Virginia’s Family Dentist!

March 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Dr. Anthony Martin Anthony Martin, DDS is a Hampton Roads native. He was born in Hampton, and grew up in York County. In 1998, Dr. Martin decided to open his own dental practice in his hometown [...]

Anthony Martin Dentistry Recognizes National Children’s Dental Health Month

February 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Each February the American Dental Association sponsors "National Children's Dental Health Month" in order to teach young children and remind parents of the value of good oral health. At Anthony Martin Dentistry, we think this is a worthy [...]

New Year – New Smile

January 9th, 2016|0 Comments

As we transition into the new year, you may be thinking of ways to improve your overall health or appearance. Have you been dreaming of a better smile? Do you have dental work that you have been [...]


Anthony Martin Dentistry is proud to serve the many military families who use military insurance programs for their dental health needs. We believe that every family should have access to the best dental care. That is why we are proud to be an in-network provider for all military insurance plans! We find it very rewarding to be able to serve our heroes and their families.

Call us at 757-886-0300 to schedule your appointment today!