General Dentistry Blog | Washington, D.C.

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What Cosmetic Concerns Can Be Improved with Porcelain Veneers?

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 11/23/2023

Explore how porcelain veneers at CK Dental & Associates can improve discolored, misaligned, or worn teeth for a radiant smile with Dr. Chang.


How Many Years Can Dental Crowns Last with Proper Care?

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 10/09/2023

Learn how long dental crowns can last and how to extend their lifespan with helpful insight from Dr. Woo Young Chang at CK Dental & Associates.


Signs You Have an Infected Tooth Pulp

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 09/09/2023

Discover how to identify an infected tooth pulp, the common symptoms and causes, and explore effective treatment options with Dr. Woo Young Chang.


Three Tips to Keep Your Invisalign® Aligners Clean

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 08/31/2023

Discover three essential tips for keeping your Invisalign aligners clean and effective, courtesy of Dr. Woo Young Chang at CK Dental & Associates.


Can Food Get Stuck Under My Dental Bridge?

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 07/24/2023

Learn which foods to avoid and discover tips on how to best care for your dental bridges to ensure food particles do not get trapped underneath.


Is a Tooth Abscess Considered a Dental Emergency?

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 06/26/2023

A tooth abscess can become a dental emergency when not addressed by a dental professional. Learn about abscesses and how root canal therapy helps.


How Long Can a Dental Implant Take to Fuse with the Bone?

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 05/29/2023

Dental implants usually fuse to the bone after about six months post-procedure. Dr. Chang can help you through this process.


How Long do Invisalign® Aligners Feel Tight?

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 04/30/2023

You may feel some tightness on your teeth with Invisalign aligners; however, this should subside within just a few days.


When Are Tooth Extractions Necessary?

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 03/28/2023

Are you wondering if an impacted, damaged, or painful tooth needs to be extracted? These are the most common reasons for tooth extractions.


What Will a Dental Crown Look Like Next to My Natural Teeth?

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 02/27/2023

Find out how dental crowns work and how we can make sure they look natural and give you something to smile about.


Is Root Canal Pain Considered a Dental Emergency?

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 01/09/2023

Tooth pain after a root canal may be a dental emergency. Call our dentist in Washington, D.C. if you experience pain accompanied by other symptoms.


How Many Teeth Can be Replaced by a Dental Bridge?

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 12/29/2022

A dental bridge can replace up to four teeth, though we proudly provide a full range of restoration options for patients with various needs.


How to Take Proper Care of Invisalign® Aligners at Home

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 11/25/2022

Taking proper care of your Invisalign aligners at home does not have to be a hard or daunting task. Keep reading to learn more.


Three Tips to Avoid Root Canal Treatment

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 10/29/2022

Learn about tips on how to help avoid root canal treatment, including brushing and flossing.


Will Dental Crowns Feel Painless?

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 09/24/2022

There's no need for anxiety over getting a dental crown. They help improve your ability to eat and speak and can restore your smile.


What Kind of Teeth Can be Improved with Veneers?

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 08/29/2022

Learn how dental veneers can improve the appearance of cracked, chipped, stained or misaligned teeth to give you a confident smile.


Will I Need a Bone Graft for Dental Implants?

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 07/25/2022

Whether or not you need a bone graft before a dental implant depends on the condition of your jaw and how long you've waited for treatment.


Are Attachments Required for Invisalign® Treatment?

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 06/27/2022

Learn about how you can have the stunning smile you have been dreaming about with discreet Invisalign aligners instead of traditional metal braces.


Four Signs You Need an Emergency Tooth Extraction

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 05/24/2022

You may need an emergency tooth extraction if your tooth is painful or if you have infected gums, among other concerns.


When Are Dental Bridges Needed?

Dr. Woo Young Chang | 04/28/2022

Dental bridges are for people with tooth decay, missing teeth, and those who have undergone root canal procedures.


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