HEALTH & WELLNESS

How Dentist Offices Are Keeping Patients Safe

Adjustments to Office Procedures Due to COVID-19 Can you believe that it has been more than 6 months since the coronavirus pandemic forced the public to suspend routine care and ‘non-essential’ dentist visits?  And worse! We’ve found that those who avoided seeking necessary dental care have experienced adverse outcomes to their health! But there is […]

The Dental Connection

Top-Rated Area Dental Professionals All of us who live and work in Northern Virginia are extremely fortunate to have top dental practitioners who have chosen this area to deliver their quality services. Whether you are looking for a dentist specializing in smile makeovers, dental implants, or oral & maxillofacial surgery, you can trust the individuals […]

Smile Wonders Dental Care Membership Plan

No Dental Insurance? We have you Covered! Join our Membership Plan and SAVE TODAY! Our Membership Plan provides the professional oral care you want at an affordable price! By offering the plan directly to you, we remove the cost and hassle of a middleman. We keep it simple, pass the savings to you, and focus […]

How Corrective Jaw Surgery Can Double the Size of Your Airway

According to Ravi Agarwal, DDS, an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, patients often turn to corrective jaw surgery to correct irregularities in their jaw and teeth to improve chewing, speaking, and appearance. However, an additional condition that many people don’t realize corrective jaw surgery can improve airway to combat the effects of obstructive sleep apnea. Obstructive sleep apnea, […]

Treating Lip and Tongue-Ties

Feeding a baby comfortably and efficiently is the most important aspect of a newborn’s life and a precious experience for a new mom. A normal frenum is a connective band bringing two soft tissue pieces together. In some cases, if that band connects too low or tight it may result in a condition known as […]

Waking up in Pain:  Symptoms of TMJ?

Waking up in pain is the worst! You should feel refreshed after sleep, however when you have temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJD), you can wake up feeling anything but rejuvenated.  TMJD, often known as TMJ, is unique to each person, and the symptoms and causes are specific to the individual. One of the first ways to […]

Smile Wonders Thanks the Sponsors of Give Kids a Smile® Day

Dr. Rishita Jaju of Smile Wonders and her team opened the doors of her Reston-area pediatric dental practice on February 29th to host Give Kids a Smile® Day and to provide free dental care to those in need.  We would love to thank our partners and sponsors that made this day possible:  For their help […]

Disinfecting Your Home if Someone is Sick

As part of your everyday prevention actions clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces and objects. For example: tables, counter tops, light switches, doorknobs, and cabinet handles. Wear disposable gloves to clean and disinfect. Clean Clean surfaces using soap and water. Practice routine cleaning of frequently touched surfaces. High touch surfaces include: Tables, doorknobs, light switches, countertops, handles, […]