Arlington Advanced Dental Care,Dr.Hossein Ahmadian,DDS
1010 N Glebe Rd suite 120
Arlington, VA 22201
Preparing for a Visit with Dentists Arlington VA
When you were a child, a visit to dentists Arlington VA clinics almost always ends up in a meltdown as you wrestle with your parents just to get out of the dentist’s chair. As an adult, you may experience some form of anxiety as you visit the dentist in Arlington. But, you’re not as likely to fight him just so he won’t look inside your mount and poke your teeth. You’re calmer and less combative because you know better. You know what to expect and what will happen.
Because you already know what will happen at the dentist’s office, you have a clue as to what you need to do or prepare prior to your visit. Here are some of the things that dentists Arlington VA recommend that you do before showing up at their office.
1. Make an appointment, confirm it, and arrive early – many people mistake the dentist’s office as a place where they can be accommodated at a moment’s notice. That’s not always the case. Dentists also have other clients that need their attention. If you need to see the Arlington dentist, be sure to get an appointment before showing up. It is the proper and polite thing to do.
If you did make an appointment, it is a good idea to confirm it at least a day in advance. This ensures that if the doctor gets held up in a meeting or any other engagement, you can have your appointment cancelled so you do not have to get out of the house anymore.
Arriving early or on time is a sign of respect for the people waiting for you. Be at the dental clinic at least 15 – 10 minutes before your scheduled appointment.
2. Don’t change your brushing habits overnight – brushing your teeth more than usual or more frequently throughout the day prior to your visit to the dentist will not make it cleaner. A visit to the dental clinic is not some test you need to ‘cram’ for.
These seemingly harmless actions can cause tears or irritations in your gums especially when you floss or brush too hard. It can also cause mouth dryness which can come from excessive use of mouthwashes that contain alcohol.
Stick with your regular brushing habits so your dentists in Arlington VA will be able gauge your teeth’s health and recommend a better brushing technique if you need one.
3. Don’t worry too much – dental anxiety is a real thing for some people. But it does not help to keep worrying about all the things that could go wrong at the dental clinic. Luckily, you have Arlington Advanced Dental Care’s Dr.Hossein Ahmadian, DDS to help you get over your fear of dentists.
Try thinking of positive effects of your visit before going to the dental clinic. These positive things include getting really nice, cavity free teeth or if you are getting an extraction, think of all the ice cream you can eat after.
These simple tips will help make your visit with the dentist more pleasant than ever. Try them out on your next appointment and hopefully, you won’t ever have an unpleasant visit with your dentists in Arlington VA ever again.
For years, Dr. Hossein Ahmadian and his trusted team of dental professionals have served patients to keep their smile healthy and problem-free.
Our location is one block from Marymount University in Ballston VA next to Booymonger and Citi Bank. It is easy and quick to get to for anyone in need of an Arlington dentist.
Our Arlington dentistry office is dedicated to friendly service and pain-free visits. Our comforting office environment combined with friendly service puts patient’s minds at ease during their appointment. We are open to receive patients 6 days a week to accommodate all schedules.
We specialize in Composite Fillings, Dental Bondings, Dental Crowns, Dental Bridges, Root Canals, Dental Scaling & Root planing, Dental Implants, Invisalign, Dentures, Dental Inlays and Onlays, Extractions, Night Guards, TMJ
If you would like to make an appointment, please contact our office by phone or email. Our office facilitates communications and emergency calls and appointments are available and welcome, especially for new patients seeking help.
or call: (703) 974-7501
Arlington Advanced Dental Care,Dr.Hossein Ahmadian,DDS 1010 N Glebe Rd suite 120, Arlington, VA 22201 (703) 974-7501