Dental One Associates of Chantilly
25055 Riding Plaza Drive Suite 270, Chantilly, VA 20152

Oral Hygiene in Chantilly, VA

Oral hygiene is a must for a healthy smile, but many people don’t understand how to practice it properly. But our outstanding dentists have extensive expertise in oral hygiene in Chantilly and can help you protect and maintain the health of your teeth and gums.

How Does Oral Hygiene Affect Your Dental Health?

Your dental health is based on your oral hygiene. Proper oral care habits ensure a healthy smile. Practicing proper hygiene cleanses your teeth and gums of the plaque and tartar that builds up on them over time and can lead to cavities and gum disease. Maintaining good dental care through daily brushing and flossing and regular dentist visits, can protect your dental health. Contact us today for details on the difference that healthy hygiene can make in your smile and in your life.

What Are Some Simple Oral Hygiene Tips You Should Follow?

Good dental hygiene demands good habits. To help keep your smile healthy, use these expert tips:

  • Brush your teeth several times a day, including in the morning and before bed
  • Select a soft-bristled toothbrush and use a gentle touch when brushing
  • Get a fluoridated toothpaste to help keep tooth enamel strong
  • Floss carefully around each tooth, once a day
  • Stay away from cigarettes and other tobacco products
  • Reduce the amount of sugary foods and drinks you consume
  • Go to a dentist regularly for professional dental exams and teeth cleanings

Use these hygiene tips to develop great dental hygiene habits.

How Can You Protect and Preserve the Health of Your Teeth?

Practicing proper hygiene at home every day is one aspect of dental health. The other is getting professional cleanings and checkups from a dentist twice a year. See, only dentists have the knowledge and skills required to detect and treat dental problems, such as tooth decay and gum disease. Visiting them regularly can provide you with ongoing dental health protection. In addition, good oral health can guard against many serious medical problems. Please call our practice today to arrange a dental appointment.

What’s the Best Way to Instill the Importance of Dental Hygiene in Your Child?

Your child’s dental health in your hands, so you need to help them develop excellent oral hygiene habits. To begin, take your child to a dentist by the time they reach age one to evaluate their dental health and development. Then, keep taking them to the dentist for regular dental exams, teeth cleanings, and guidance on the proper oral hygiene instructions at every age. To make your child enjoy daily dental care and regular dental visits, we can suggest fun ideas like listening to songs while brushing their teeth and giving them healthy treats after a calm dentist visit. Call us today for more helpful hints on making your child’s dental care more of a good time.

How Should You Take Care of Your Teeth at Home?

You need to develop a good dental hygiene routine and practice it every day. Your regimen needs to include brushing numerous times each day and flossing at least once a day to get rid of the plaque, bacteria, and food particles that accumulate on your teeth and gums and cause tooth decay and gum disease. Be sure to brush with a soft-bristled toothbrush that lets you reach every tooth. Select a toothpaste containing fluoride to help harden tooth enamel. Call our office for additional advice on creating a healthy at-home dental hygiene routine.

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Patient Reviews
Dr. O is exceptional, extraordinary and excellent! I would recommend her for everyone who needs professional TLC for their teeth. My only reservation […]
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Friendly, efficient, very good outcome.
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Excellent and detailed evaluation and treatment options/recommendations.
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Friendly and efficient! Very little pain inflicted - good!
Edward W.
The staff is always nice and Dr. O is excellent. She takes time to be sure you are comfortable and that you understand what is needed, even using a […]
Anonymous
Dr.O is very nice. She took the time to teach me about dental carries and the proper way to care for my teeth. I felt like she genuinely cares.
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Wonderful experience staff is great!
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They were friendly and Nice.
Anonymous
It was an excellent service. Thank you very much Dr. O.
Stella A.
A pretty standard and pleasant visit, which I have come to expect form the office. The procedure was going well and I had no worries until the doctor […]
Jason P.
Getting a deep cleaning is painful, embarrassing, and can basically be summed up as a violation. That said, the staff at South Riding really did make […]
Matthew L.
Dr. O is awesome. Highly recommend going here.
Andrew H.
The doctor and nurse are nice and patient.
Christina L.
Attendant was ready upon my arrival. Very sensitive to my feelings and condition throughout. Good experience!
Edward W.
Excellent doctor and staff, Very pleasant to talk to, friendly. Appointment was scheduled promptly. Doctor provided very useful information. I would […]
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I love Dr O' and their new hygienist. Overall everyone at the office is very friendly and accommodating when making appointments, very fortunate I […]
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I have seen Dr. Ogenbekun on several different occasions and I find her very thorough in her work, very compassionate and very funny. She is an […]
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I have seen Dr. Ogenbekum for over a year now. Dr. O and Tran? are an awesome, personable, down-to earth. She cares about her patients and […]
Navy D.
As someone who has very sensitive gums and extensive dental needs, I highly recommend the folks at South Riding Dental One Associates. Everyone was […]
Lisa L.
Because of changes in my insurance, I came to Dr Ogunbekun as a new patient. She is by far the best dentist I've had over the years. She cares, is […]
Han K.
As always, very professional, kind, and gentle. Great staff. Thanks again!
Wendi G.
The cleaning was excellent. The person who did my clean did an excellent job.
Stella A.
The entire staff was friendly, helpful, and positive. It is certainly not the norm for soimeone to say that they "enjoyed" going to the dentist, but […]
Lon P.
Wonderful people! Very kind and professional. Every member had a great attitude!
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Despite my aversion to fillings (because of the anticipated discomfort/pain), Dr. O and her assistant took great care of me and made it as easy on me […]
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Love this place. First Dentist that I have found that I enjoy going to. Everyone there is very nice, Dr. O is amazing and very honest. I will not go […]
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I had an excellent appointment with Dental One. This was my first appointment with the new staff. I was greeted upon my arrival and taken back for my […]
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I had a great experience at Dental One Associates South Riding. I was seen shortly after entering the office. The hygienist was very friendly, as was […]
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Office Hours
Mon. – 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue. – 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wed. – 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thu. – 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri. – 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sat. – Closed
Sun. – Closed
Phone: (703) 722-8443
Fax: (703) 542-6164
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  • Monday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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