Our General Dentistry Services in Chevy Chase, MD include regular exams and cleanings, emergency dental care, and complete family dentistry. We would love to be your local general dentist. Don’t hesitate to Contact Us Today!
Regular Exams and Cleanings in Chevy Chase, MD
Regular exams are an important part of maintaining your oral health. During your regular exam, we will:
- Check for any problems that you may not see or feel
- Look for cavities or any other signs of tooth decay
- Inspect your teeth and gums for gingivitis and signs of periodontal disease
- Provide a thorough teeth cleaning
Your regular exam at our office near Chevy Chase, MD will take about 45 minutes. Each regular exam includes a detailed teeth cleaning, in which we will clean, polish, and rinse your teeth to remove any tartar and plaque that has built up on the tooth’s surface.
Visiting our office every six months gives you the chance to talk to the doctor about any questions you may have about your oral health. Regular exams are offered by appointment only, so please contact our Chevy Chase practice today to schedule your next dental exam and teeth cleaning as part of our general dentistry services.
Emergency Dental Care in Chevy Chase, MD
If you experience a dental emergency, be sure to call our practice at 703-991-6224 as soon as possible. If you need immediate attention after hours, call our emergency line at 703-951-3699 and our on-call staff member will help you. If you are unable to reach our office during an emergency, dial 911.We are here to help you, any time, any day. When your dental health is at risk, we will do everything we can to make sure that you’re treated as soon as possible. While dental emergencies are rare, they can happen, and it’s important to have a general dentist on call so you know how to take care of your teeth no matter what. Common dental emergencies include:
- Broken or cracked tooth/teeth
- Broken jaw
- Permanent tooth knocked out
- Object caught between teeth
- Severe toothache
Complete Family Dentistry
We serve the whole family! A child’s first visit to the dentist should be enjoyable. Children are not born with a natural fear of the dentist, but they can fear the unknown. Our office makes a special effort to use pleasant, non-frightening, simple words to describe each general dentistry treatment. We want you and your child to feel at ease from the moment your family arrives at our office. The more you and your child know about the first visit, the better you will feel. Our general dentistry services makes McLean Family Dentistry a place your whole family can have a wide range of services completed at one time.
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