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Stop Snoring with Sleep Apnea Treatment in Virginia Beach, VA

February 1, 2017

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Can sleep apnea treatment in Virginia Beach, VA help my partner stop snoring?You’re looking at your partner, mouth agape as they raucously snore, trying to remember all of the good times that you’ve had together. The fond memories are the only reason you aren’t bashing them with a pillow right now. It’s always a race for you to fall asleep every night so that you don’t have to contend with their snoring, and tonight you lost…badly. You can’t go on like this, something has to change. How can you stop your partner from snoring? What is causing it? It actually may be a sign of sleep apnea, which is a serious condition that affects over 20 million Americans each night. Fortunately, you can now help your partner stop snoring with sleep apnea treatment in Virginia Beach, VA from Smiles By Design. (more…)

Cosmetic Dentistry in Virginia Beach, VA

January 6, 2017

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Learn more about cosmetic dentistry in Virginia Beach, VA.Don’t let another year go by without you achieving your goals! 2017 is here and it’s time to focus. Did you know that your teeth could actually help you live your dreams? It’s true! A beautiful smile gives you the confidence it takes to get to the next level in your personal and professional relationships. With confidence you can achieve anything, and Smile by Design is here to help! Dr. Stephanie Santos and Dr. Vinita Folck offer many cosmetic dental services that will help you get your dream smile. Here’s more information about cosmetic dentistry in Virginia Beach, VA.

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Dentist in Virginia Beach Offers Oral Health Tips for the New Year

December 23, 2016

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Your dentist in Virginia Beach offers oral health tips for the New Year.With 2017 right around the corner, most people start thinking about improving their health. Your trusted team at Smile by Design doesn’t want you to forget about your oral health, so we’re including some great ideas for achieving your goals at home. Your dentist in Virginia Beach offer oral health tips for the New Year.

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Virginia Beach Cosmetic Dentist Improves Smiles, Changes Lives

December 15, 2016

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See your Virginia Beach cosmetic dentist for a better looking smile and more confidence. You’ve probably heard the saying, “Smile and the whole world smiles with you.” It’s true—when you smile, people smile back. However, some people are reluctant to share their smile because of the condition of their teeth. If this is you, then make 2017 the year that you improve your smile and change your life. Your Virginia Beach cosmetic dentist offers a number of treatments to enhance the appearance of your smile and at the same time renew your self-confidence.

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Signs You Might Need a Root Canal in Virginia Beach

November 28, 2016

Stop pain and extraction with root canal therapy in Virginia Beach. Drs. Santos and Folck perform endodontics to infection and restore failing teeth.

Intense dental sensitivity and swollen gums frequently indicate infected tooth pulp. Root canal therapy in Virginia Beach is a comfortable alternative to tooth extraction. Also called endodontics or “ a root canal,” this restorative treatment extracts diseased inner pulp and crowns remaining tooth structure to protect it for years of additional service. Dr. Stephanie L. Santos and Dr. Vinita John Volck of Smile by Design perform endodontics to restore smiles to health, function and great aesthetics.

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These Habits Harm Teeth, Say Dentists in Virginia Beach

November 15, 2016

Bruxism, smoking and other habits harm teeth, gums and jaw function. Dentists in Virginia Beach at Smile by Design give details and countermeasures.Your smile is one of your most important personal assets. Not only do your personal appearance and self-confidence depend on it, but your oral and systemic health do, too. Preventive dentistry aims to keep your teeth and gums strong for a lifetime and to spare you the expense and discomfort of extensive dental work. That’s why dentists in Virginia Beach, Drs. Santos and Folck, show patients what can harm their teeth so smiles last.

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Why Do Dental Implants in Virginia Beach Work So Well?

October 26, 2016

The latest and best tooth replacement option is the dental implant in Virginia Beach. Read why these prosthetics from Smile by Design work so well.

Why do patients and dentists alike praise dental implants, today’s innovative tooth replacements in Virginia Beach and across the globe? Stephanie L. Santos DDS and Vinita John Folck DDS recommend dental implants for people missing one, two or even entire arches of teeth because implants are realistic-looking, stable and preserve the density of the jaw bone. Healthy adults with sufficient bone are good implant candidates. Here are the reasons why these artificial teeth work so well.

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The Benefits of Porcelain Veneers in Virginia Beach

October 14, 2016

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How can porcelain veneers in Virginia Beach help my smile? Your entire week was spent indoors, so today you’ve decided to hit the boardwalk and let the warm sun and open air relax you. The sound of the ocean is always soothing, plus there is always good people watching. It’s interesting to get to peer into people’s lives for a few seconds and then move on. Your mind keeps noticing people’s teeth, however. They are all laughing and smiling so carefree. You wish you could be that confident, but your smile has a number of things you think are wrong with it. Drs. Santos and Folck want you to know how porcelain veneers in Virginia Beach can help people just like you. (more…)

Family Dentist in Virginia Beach for the Whole Family

September 20, 2016

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Your family dentist in Virginia Beach.When it comes to choosing a dentist to care for your family, you need to choose a family dentist in Virginia Beach who will care for your entire family from one office. Often, not all dentists are able to offer the services each member in your family needs because everyone has unique oral health needs, which will change over the years. As a result, you end up having to schedule appointments with different dentists all over town. This makes dental appointments inconvenient and rather impersonal. However, by choosing the right dentist, each member in your family will benefit from one trusted dentist over the years to create a lifetime of beautiful, healthy smiles.
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Transform Your Smile with Your Cosmetic Dentist in Virginia Beach

September 10, 2016

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Benefit from your cosmetic dentist in Virginia Beach.Are you living with a less than perfect smile? If so, cosmetic dentistry will give you the attractive smile you have always wanted. Due to stereotypes from the past, many often believe that cosmetic dentistry is only for the vain or the elite. However, due to various advancements, cosmetic dentistry is more affordable than ever, allowing people from all walks of life to transform their smiles. As a cosmetic dentist in Virginia Beach, we offer a diversity of cosmetic procedures to drastically enhance the appearance of your smile. We will give you a smile you will love showing off using simple and minimally invasive procedures.
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Pembroke 1 Building, 281 Independence Blvd., Suite 200, Virginia Beach, VA 23462 USA
Stephanie Santos, DDS Vinita Folck, DDS Smile by Design put fun in dentistry, with their family-friendly office, which provides gentle, compassionate, and comfortable family dentistry. (757) 337-4665 drfolck@smilebydesignva.com