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How To Fix a Chipped Tooth

It is not ideal to have a chipped or cracked tooth, but there are many treatments that can improve damaged teeth fairly easily. At Bethesda Sedation Dentistry, our team offers a variety of restorative dental procedures that can be personalized for your needs. Whether the damaged tooth was caused by a fall, accident, natural decay, […] Continue Reading

Mya’s New Addition

We are thrilled to share the news of a new baby on board! It has been many months in the making and we are bursting with excitement! Bethesda Sedation Dentistry is thrilled to officially announce the arrival of a beautiful and healthy baby boy. He was born to Mya and Neil on March 1. Mom […] Continue Reading

How Many Implants Are Needed for Permanent Full Arch Tooth Replacement?

When replacing a complete row of teeth with an implant-supported full arch prosthesis (commonly referred to as an implant denture), dentists typically use anywhere from two to six dental implants to anchor the restoration in place. Among numerous factors, the exact number of implants will depend on jawbone density, the particular full arch tooth replacement […] Continue Reading

How to Deal with Dental Anxiety

Dental anxiety is a prevalent issue that keeps thousands of Americans from visiting the dentist each year. Unique to everyone, this condition can range in severity from simply feeling uneasy around the sights and sounds of a dental office to experiencing a true sense of dread at the mere thought of the dentist. Fortunately, no […] Continue Reading

Sedation Dentistry Options: What Are the Differences?

Many women and men experience anxiety about visiting the dentist. Dental phobia is a common condition, and it often prevents individuals from obtaining necessary oral care. Additionally, when patients avoid treatments due to anxiety, their dental issues can worsen and eventually develop into more complicated and costly problems. To combat dental phobia, Dr. Deborah Klotz […] Continue Reading

Should I Consider Porcelain Veneers?

At Bethesda Sedation Dentistry, our experienced dental team offers many cosmetic treatments that can improve and enhance our patients’ smiles. One option is porcelain dental veneers, which can restore tooth function and form. With a number of benefits, this is a popular option among our patients seeking an aesthetic upgrade to their grin. Porcelain veneers […] Continue Reading

Differences Between Teeth Whitening and Porcelain Veneers

Patients who are interested in enhancing the appearance of their teeth might wonder if teeth whitening or porcelain veneers would be a better choice to achieve a natural-looking, white smile. It is important to note the differences between these treatments to understand which could help patients smile with more confidence. Teeth Whitening Professional teeth whitening […] Continue Reading

Join Us in Fighting Homelessness Among Local Veterans

After serving our country all across the globe, many veterans come back to the United States hoping to settle down and live long, happy lives as productive members of society. Unfortunately, this dream never gets off the ground for an alarming number of former military women and men, and one of the biggest factors leading […] Continue Reading

How Does Invisalign® Work?

Invisalign® is a practically invisible orthodontic system that can help many individuals straighten their teeth more discreetly and comfortably than traditional metal braces. So how does it work? Following a thorough exam to confirm if Invisalign® is an appropriate treatment for your dental needs and concerns, our Bethesda dentists—Dr. Deborah Klotz and Dr. Robert Schlossberg—will […] Continue Reading

Does the Dental Implant Process Hurt?

Are you considering dental implants but worried about any pain that may be associated with the procedure? At Bethesda Sedation Dentistry, Dr. Robert Schlossberg and Dr. Deborah Klotz do everything in their power to minimize any potential pain that might be experienced throughout all stages of the treatment process, and most patients report that their […] Continue Reading