Anthony Martin Dentistry Voted Best Dentist!

Anthony Martin Dentistry is pleased and proud to announce that we have been voted among the best in the dentist category in the “Best of Virginia” by Virginia Living Magazine!  For the past 8 years, Virginia Living Magazine has polled readers for their favorites, and this year, Anthony Martin Dentistry was again voted Best Dentist [...]

By |2019-05-09T11:20:33-04:00June 1st, 2019|BLOG|0 Comments

The Importance of Regular Dental Check-ups

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 that you work to keep your teeth and gums healthy between those examinations. During a typical checkup and dental cleaning appointment at our [...]

By |2019-03-25T20:10:32-04:00May 1st, 2019|BLOG|0 Comments

Know Your Risk For Oral Cancer

April has been designated as Oral Cancer Awareness Month. This year 40,000 Americans will be diagnosed with oral cancer. One person dies from oral cancer every hour of every day. The good news is that if detected early, oral cancers have an 80-90 percent survival rate. In order to help raise awareness and save lives, [...]

By |2019-02-21T12:25:08-04:00April 1st, 2019|BLOG|0 Comments

Congratulations Dr. Ellen!

We are over the moon to announce that Dr. Ellen has welcomed the newest members of the Anthony Martin Dentistry family!  Meet Hannah and Henry, Dr. Ellen's littlest assistants.  Dr. Ellen and the twins are doing great, we are so happy for the Nordgren family!  Welcome to the world, little ones!  

By |2019-03-27T11:43:47-04:00March 27th, 2019|BLOG|0 Comments

Night Guards for Teeth Grinding

Many people may grind or clench their teeth from time to time. Occasional teeth grinding, or bruxism, does not usually cause harm, but when teeth grinding occurs on a regular basis the teeth can be damaged and other oral health complications can arise. Teeth grinding is often associated with anxiety or stress and usually occurs [...]

By |2019-01-09T14:17:49-04:00March 1st, 2019|BLOG|0 Comments

Recognizing National Children’s Dental Health Month

The American Dental Association (ADA) and Dr. Martin of Anthony Martin Dentistry are joining together to recognize February as National Children’s Dental Health Month.  This year’s theme is “Brush and clean in between to build a healthy smile” The ADA and the dental community know that teaching kids 4 steps to dental health while they’re [...]

By |2019-01-13T17:34:39-04:00February 1st, 2019|BLOG|0 Comments

The Facts About Fillings

Some form of dental care has existed for thousands of years. Cavities in the teeth must be filled in order to keep them from getting larger and spreading decay. Ancient skeletal remains have been found with the cavities  filled with beeswax. Today, dentists and their patients have more choices of materials to fill cavities. The [...]

By |2018-11-26T11:38:59-04:00January 2nd, 2019|BLOG|0 Comments

How To Handle Your Child’s Dental Emergency

You do your best to take good care of your kids' teeth. They brush and floss regularly, wear proper mouthpieces when playing contact sports, and visit the dentist every six months. Unfortunately, that doesn't mean that emergencies won't ever happen. If your child has experienced a dental emergency, you need to know how to respond [...]

By |2018-09-10T10:09:02-04:00November 1st, 2018|BLOG|0 Comments

6 Commonly Confused Dental Terms

When it comes to your dental health, it is important to know and understand common dental terms and procedures so that you can make the best and most informed decision about your oral care. Talking to your dentist about anything you don't understand or have questions about in relation to your dental health is always [...]

By |2018-08-22T11:44:45-04:00October 1st, 2018|BLOG|0 Comments