Are You Ready for a Smile Makeover? Invisalign® Can Help!

At the dental practice of Rita Frazier DDS located in Norfolk, Virginia, we are excited to offer Invisalign® aligners for our patients looking for a straighter, more attractive smile. Have you been craving a smile makeover but shy away from wearing braces in this stage of your life? Then you may be the perfect candidate for the Invisalign… Read more »

You Can Improve Your Smile with Dental Veneers

Many people feel that an appealing smile serves them well in social settings. As a result, they often seek out their dentist, Dr. [doctor_name], and explore their cosmetic dental options that will improve their smile. If the teeth in your smile have imperfections, like visible fillings, chips or significant staining issues, you can address all… Read more »

What to do About Stained Teeth

Have you noticed that after enjoying certain drinks, your mouth could be tinted the same color as the beverage? Luckily, this is generally a temporary status, but did you know that some drinks can lead to permanent stains? This can be especially problematic since most people strive to maintain a white, beautiful smile. To enjoy… Read more »

A Lasting Smile With Dental Implants

Many people will need to replace at least one tooth at some point in their life. Teeth can be lost as the result of an injury or may need to be extracted due to extreme decay. Regardless of why a tooth has been lost, it is important to replace it as soon as possible. If… Read more »

Pros and Cons of Electric and Manual Toothbrushes

Do you ever wonder what you can do to keep your teeth healthy and strong? Do you practice a strong oral hygiene routine to keep your smile lustrous and attractive? Do you ever wonder if there’s anything else you can do? If so, we have news for you. Did you know that choosing the right… Read more »

What to Expect With Crown Lengthening Treatment

Crown lengthening in [city], [state], is a beneficial treatment that can help you beautify your smile and improve your oral health. It is generally needed when your gums grow over your teeth and cover the majority of their surfaces, giving you a gummy smile. To help improve the appearance and health of your smile, the… Read more »

Common Symptoms of a Problematic Filling

Fillings are designed to repair small areas of tooth decay in the enamel layer of a tooth. While they are intended to last for a long time, it’s not unheard-of for a filling to come loose or fall out. Older, larger fillings are more likely to fail than new, small fillings. There are a few… Read more »

Is Your Toothbrush Clean?

Your toothbrush spends a lot of time in your mouth, which is why it’s imperative that it remain as sanitary as possible. A clean toothbrush will help your smile stay clean, bright, and strong. Our team at [practice_name] offers the following advice to make sure your toothbrush is in tip top shape. – Do you… Read more »

All You Need to Know About Over-the-Counter Whitening Products

If you’re interested in whitening your smile at home, Dr. [doctor_name] and our [practice_name] team have some helpful information for you! There are many whitening products available in the world today, and we’re happy to tell you all about them. Some products available include: Whitening toothpaste – Even though all types of toothpaste help remove… Read more »

The Risks of Tobacco Use

You probably know that using tobacco can lead to serious problems like heart disease, stroke, and lung cancer, but do you know what happens to your teeth when you use tobacco products? As you may know, if you use tobacco you could have to deal with a variety of cosmetic benefits, including missing and yellowed… Read more »