Blog Articles

Why Should I Floss My Teeth?

Flossing is very important. In fact, it’s so important that our dentist, Dr. Lida M. Vargas, strongly recommends flossing at least once a day.

May 18th, 2018
Oral Health Care Plans: Endodontics

If for any reason you suffer an oral accident or injury, or any part of your tooth becomes exposed to dental damage, it is important to make sure that it is repaired immediately.

Apr 25th, 2018
Restore a Tooth in a Single Visit With CEREC

If you have developed significant tooth damage that needs to be repaired with a dental restoration, we invite you to consider CEREC dental crowns provided by Dr. Lida M. Vargas.

Apr 5th, 2018
Oral Hygiene and Your Holiday

Sometimes it feels like the holidays are chock-full of treats and snacking. This makes it even more important to keep up on the basics of oral hygiene.

Nov 29th, 2017
Protecting Your Gums

If you suffer from gum disease, you are at risk for loose teeth, receding gums, and jaw problems.

Oct 24th, 2017
Tooth Hazards We See Often

Protecting your pearly whites from accidents is an imperative at Virginia Dental Group, and we know that you’re not always going to be in our office.

Sep 17th, 2017
Are You Informed about Mouthwash?

Are you aware that mouthwash does not have a singular defining feature for your oral health care, and instead it can vastly differ in the services each product can provide for your smile?

Aug 12th, 2017
Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth, unfortunately have nothing to do with wisdom.

Jun 30th, 2017
Defeat Cavities with Composites

Composite resin-based fillings, also called tooth-colored fillings, are extremely durable and resistant to damage from cracks or fracture for small to medium-sized fillings.

Feb 17th, 2017
Dry Socket: How to Avoid It

Did you know that if you don’t care for an extraction site well, you could ultimately have to deal with a painful dry socket?

Jan 13th, 2017
Why you Need an Electric Toothbrush

They’re more expensive than a normal toothbrush, but electric toothbrushes are the best investment you can make for your at-home oral health.

Oct 14th, 2016
Are You Missing a Tooth? We Can Help!

Losing a tooth because of trauma or decay can be an uncomfortable experience, but did you know it can actually be detrimental to your health?

Aug 2nd, 2016
Warning Signs of Gum Disease

Gum disease, or periodontitis, is a very serious medical condition affecting millions of Americans every year.

Jun 16th, 2016
The ADA Pledge

Drs. Vargas, Rueda, and Kang are proud to be members of the American Dental Association.

Mar 29th, 2016
The Importance of Dental Checkups

Did you know that the American Dental Association suggests visiting the dentist twice a year for teeth cleaning and a checkup on your oral health?

Dec 4th, 2015