Wayne Myles DDS Blog
April 17, 2017
What stops you from smiling with confidence? Is it the gap between your two front teeth?
As common as that smile defect is, for the person who has it, it’s just plain embarrassing.
Dr. Wayne Myles, your cosmetic dentist in Northern Virginia, understands. Through his training at the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies, Dr. Myles has acquired the skills to change defective teeth and gums into winning smiles. Porcelain veneers are only one of the many aesthetic services he offers, but they just could be the treatment you need for the gap that mars your self-confidence.
March 4, 2017
Going to the dentist twice per year may sometimes feel like a bother. It takes time out of your busy day, and your teeth don’t even hurt. It feels like you just went to the dentist! Wouldn’t once a year be enough? The answer is no – and Dr. Wayne Myles, your Reston dentist wants to explain why preventative care is so important.
February 22, 2017
You’ve waited for this day and now it’s arrived, your smile has been restored with a dental implant! Congratulations! Making the decision to replace your tooth with a dental implant is one of the best investments you can make in your oral health. Now that your tooth has been restored you’ll need to know how to take care of your implant so you can make the most of your investment. With the right home care, dental implants offer great longevity and have the potential to last for a lifetime. Here’s how you can care for your dental implants in Reston.
January 24, 2017
You value the health of your teeth and gums. You practice diligent home hygiene and never miss a dental appointment. As a result, you have great check-ups. Yet, you are disappointed with your smile. You cover your mouth when you laugh or smile broadly in public. Stains and a chip in a front tooth mar your smile. Don’t despair. Your cosmetic dentist in Northern Virginia, Dr. Wayne Myles, has the expertise to give you a wonderfully beautiful smile. Here are the details.
December 22, 2016
As a Reston dentist, one of the most common dental problems we treat are cavities. While tooth decay has significantly decreased since the 1970’s due to new preventive methods and treatments, it is estimated 92% of adults have had dental caries in their permanent teeth. In addition, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates 17% of children and 27% of adults currently have untreated cavities. Although the occurrence of tooth decay is fairly high, cavities are easily preventable. When detected early, treatment is simple and minimally invasive.
November 28, 2016
Do you need to fill a smile gap but are unsure of what replacement option is best? Dr. Wayne Myles frequently advises dental implants in his Reston area practice. Versatile, stable and long-lasting, dental implants are today’s premier dental prosthetics. Learn all about dental implants and what they can do for your smile.
October 10, 2016
Hate is a strong word, but frankly, some aesthetic imperfections make you feel that way about your smile. What can improve the look of your healthy teeth and gums? You may be due for a smile makeover from Dr. Wayne Myles, cosmetic dentist in Reston.
September 10, 2016
Six Month Smiles in Reston are an innovative orthodontic system which moves teeth into attractive positions more quickly and comfortably than traditional braces or clear aligners. Top dentist in northern Virginia, Dr. Wayne Myles, uses these amazingly clear wires and brackets to remake teeth in that all-important smile zone at the front of the mouth. Could you be a candidate?
August 24, 2016
What’s keeping you from going to the dentist? Is it fear? You’re not the only person who suffers from dental phobia.The British Health Foundation has studied this problem and concludes that at least 30 to 40 million people fear dental visits–and postpone care they desperately need. Reston sedation dentist, Dr. Wayne Myles, offers ways to calm patients for fear-free dentistry. (more…)
August 11, 2016
Sedation dentistry is quickly becoming a popular and preferred option during dental procedures due to the various benefits it offers. The use of sedation is beneficial for all types of procedures, no matter how small or complex. Patients with unique needs, such as dental fears, will find the dentist more enjoyable when visiting a Reston sedation dentist. Smiles by Myles is proud to offer sedation dentistry with Dr. Wayne Myles. Dr. Myles is specially trained to safely and effectively administer oral conscious sedation to help patients with an array of dental needs.