Dr. Tisseront to Be Named 2021 Top Dentist

Every two years, Washingtonian Magazine publishes their new list of Top Dentists in the DC area. This year, we are proud to say our very own Dr. Tisseront will be included on their list! The issue officially showing all 2021 Top Dentists will be published in March, and we’ll be sure to let you know…

Help! I Broke a Wire – What Do I Do?

With traditional metal braces, wires connect all of the brackets and are the driving force in straightening your teeth. These wires are pretty tough, but some patients may occasionally experience issues with their wires or other parts of their orthodontic appliance.

How Do Braces Change Patients’ Diets?

Braces do NOT mean that your meals will become less nutritious or delicious! To make sure that your teeth and implements are as strong and safe as they can be, there are just a few simple rules that you should keep in mind when deciding what to eat.

Straightening Your Teeth with Invisalign

Invisalign is a fantastic option for patients who want straighter teeth without the cosmetic concerns and other drawbacks that come with traditional metal braces. But did you know that there are many other advantages to Invisalign beyond just looks? What is Invisalign? Invisalign is an advanced orthodontic treatment that straightens your teeth using removable invisible aligners. These aligners…

Which Type of Braces is Best for Me?

If you’re considering getting braces for yourself or your child, a little research will show you that today, there are many different types of braces that patients can choose from. It is a good idea to inform yourself about the different types of braces that are available before your first appointment.

Dr. Tisseront Named One of Virginia’s topDentists!

Dr. Stephen Tisseront, of Northern Virginia’s Tisseront Orthodontics, has just received the honor of being named one of Virginia’s topDentists for 2020. Dr. Tisseront has been on this prestigious list every year since 2010.  What does a topDentists award mean? topDentists awards are widely recognized to be a distinct honor for American dentists. Each year, a team of…

Staying Safe and Healthy with Clear Aligners During Covid-19

A crucial part of your routine with clear aligners such as Invisalign is making sure that your teeth and implements remain clean throughout the day. As we all know, Covid-19 has caused changes to every aspect of our daily lives, and taking care of your aligners is no exception! We’re here to explain the impact of Covid-19 on…

Bad Habits to Break Whether You Have Braces Or Not

Everyone has a bad habit they would like to break, whether it’s biting your nails or smoking. Some bad habits are especially bad for your teeth, and can interfere with orthodontic treatment or even make braces necessary when you didn’t need them before! Keep on reading to discover our top five bad habits you absolutely must break to preserve the health of your teeth.

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