1. Establishing a Dental Routine

    With today’s hustle and bustle lifestyle, it can be really hard to establish good routines, especially for your family. At Sterling Dental Center, we understand that dental hygiene can go by the wayside when things get crazy so we want to provide some tips to establishing a long lasting dental routine. Set Aside Time The first step in any routine is figuring out how much time you will need. In t…Read More

  2. Hoppy Easter

    Easter came early this year! And on the same day as April’s Fools. Hopefully no one plays a cruel Easter joke on you this year. Easter is a holiday filled with long-standing traditions. Here are Sterling Dental Center’s favorite traditions. Egg Hunts One of the most fun parts about Easter as a kid is an Easter egg hunt. Eggs are hidden all over the house or yard filled with tiny trinkets and t…Read More

  3. Pediatric Dentistry: Preventative Care

    At Sterling Dental Center, we take pride in taking care of not only our adult patients, but also our child and adolescent patients. Do you know what age children should start to see a dentist? It may be younger than you think! Preventative care is essential for kids and helps them establish healthy habits from an early age. The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry recommends starting dental app…Read More

  4. St. Patty’s Day Traditions

    Happy March! March is a fun month; the weather starts to get warmer, there is more daylight, and we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day! St. Patrick’s Day started as a religious holiday in Ireland. It celebrated the feast day of St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. Interestingly, St. Patrick was not Irish, being born in Britain. He first came to Ireland as a slave and then returned to do missiona…Read More

  5. Wacky Winter Weather in Washington D.C.

    It’s only the second month of the year and already we’ve experienced some crazy weather in the Northern VA area. In the beginning of January, we had some of the warmest days in between all the cold. For example, on the 12th the high was 70, while the very next day, the high was only 29. Meanwhile, record lows were broken everywhere. At BWI, a new record low was set on January 7th at one degree…Read More

  6. New Patient Specials for Northern VA

    It’s a new year and with the new year we want to remind you of all the new patient specials we have! At Sterling Dental Center, we know that it can be hard to find a dentist you trust and feel positively about. We also know this leads to people avoiding the dentist. We want you to enjoy coming to the dentist and walk away feeling good and that you have been provided a valuable service at a reaso…Read More

  7. New Year, New Smile

    The new year is all about self-improvements. What resolutions did you make? Are you trying to eat healthier? Finally giving up that one vice you just haven’t been able to quit? Many New Year’s Resolutions revolve around long-term activities that foster positive life improvements. That’s not the only way to improve your life in the new year. What about your smile? Here are a few ways to get a…Read More

  8. Solea: Pain Free Procedures

    In our last post, we introduced the newest member of the Sterling Dental Center family: the Solea dental laser. The beauty of the Solea dental laser is how it improves the patient experience. We know that one of the most stressful parts of a dental appointment / procedure is the anesthesia and the needles that go along with it. With Solea, we can erase that anxiety by instead using a laser. No nee…Read More

  9. Solea: A Better Dental Experience

    At Sterling Dental Center, we are really excited to provide the best dental experience for you! How are we doing this? By using the latest and greatest in dental technology: the Solea dental laser. Starting now, we will be leveraging this new technology in all applicable procedures. What is the Solea dental laser? The Solea dental laser is the top-selling tissue laser in the dentistry industry. It…Read More

  10. New Year’s Resolutions

    Happy 2018! A new year is upon us; have you made your resolutions? Every year we all make a list of resolutions, or things we want to accomplish, for the new year. I’m sure that at some point we’ve all had one of these items on our lists: eat healthier, go to the gym consistently, read more, etc. Overall, resolutions are positive things that will add value or benefits to our life. Have you eve…Read More