June 2022


You’ve probably noticed a lot of teeth whitening services being delivered right to your door. How convenient? This is optimal for busy people that just don’t have the time to visit their dentists, although I would recommend that you visit your dental care provider as often as possible. The downfall of these over-the-counter products is that they […]

Common symptoms of an infection on the pulp or roots of your tooth include the following: Pain when chewing Prolonged sensitivity to hot or cold temperatures Darkening of a tooth Swelling of the gums A persistent or recurring pimple on the gums All of these symptoms are very uncomfortable and can keep many patients from […]

Why is My Tooth Sensitive to Warm Temperature? Dental Procedures Recent dental procedures would increase the sensitivity of the tooth to hot temperatures. While this sensitivity would typically wane after a few days, be sure to contact your doctor if it persists for more than a week. Acids from Food and Drinks Consuming a lot of […]

Dental Veneers: What is it? Dental veneers or porcelain veneers are thin, tooth-colored material that is applied that can cover the front surface of a tooth. A dental veneer is used for cosmetic purposes to improve the appearance of a person’s smile. How are they used? There are common uses for dental veneers. These include the […]

Gum Lift or Gum Lifting Gingivectomy otherwise known as gum lifting is a cosmetic(surgical) dental procedure that improves the aesthetics of your smile by “lifting” the gum line of your teeth. This ensures the best possible position to show on your teeth and that great smile of yours! This cosmetic treatment is also done with other […]

Top Greenbelt Family Dentist As one of the top kids’ dentists in Greenbelt, you can trust John Powers and Staff for any dental procedure. Check out the list of services: Same-Day Crowns Dr. Powers and his staff utilize the most recent digital dental technology to provide same-day crown treatment services. We value our patients and […]

Effective Methods For Removing Dental Plaque At Home Although you might not think about your teeth every day, they are very important.  If you do not brush them regularly and well it can lead to significant plaque buildup, along with harmful gum diseases, bad breath, and more. Dental plaque is a sticky, soft film that […]