Dr. Fairfax & Associates Family Dentistry

 

 

Patient-Focused Dentistry

Thank you for choosing Dr. Fairfax & Associates. We believe that dental health is key to overall health, and our primary mission is to deliver the best and most comprehensive dental care available.

The Whole Person

We take into account the whole person when caring for our patients. From routine check-ups and cleanings to emergency care, we are committed to giving you our undivided attention.

Your Comfort Is Our Priority

From the moment you walk into our office, you can expect to feel at home. We foster a relaxed, inviting atmosphere with professional, knowledgeable, and friendly staff. Sit back, relax, and trust that your smile is in exceedingly good hands.

 
 
 

A Caring and Thorough Team

We do not believe in ‘factory-style’ dental care where patients are shuttled in and out and only see the dentist or hygienist for a few minutes during an appointment. Each appointment with us is time reserved specifically for you.

Applying the Latest Technologies

Our team is highly trained in the latest dental approaches and technologies, which allows us to provide every patient with truly personalized attention.

 

 

How to Get the Most Out of Your Dental Appointment

November 7, 2016
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Posted By: Dr. Cerina Fairfax
Dental Office Fairfax VA

You take good care of your oral hygiene on a daily basis with regular brushing and flossing. You follow the recommended two visits to your dentist each year for examinations and cleanings. But are you getting the most out of your dental appointment?

Let’s take a look at the following tips to make sure you are taking full advantage of your time with the dentist at your next appointment with your dentist in Fairfax, VA.

Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Next Dental Appointment

  1. All of those questions you think of between your regular exams? Jot them down and bring them along to the dentist for your next appointment. You can finally get the answers you have been wondering about all this time.
  2. If you have been slacking on the brushing and flossing, brushing twice as hard right before your appointment is not going to make up for past neglect. In fact, you might even hurt your gums in the process!
  3. If your dentist is recommending treatment, you want to know the “why” behind it, and it’s tough to remember the details after you leave your appointment. Take notes during your appointment. If you don’t have anything to write with, ask your dentist to email you the details of your conversation.
  4. If it has been an embarrassingly long time since you flossed, it is important that your dentist be aware of that fact. The answers to other questions too will enable your dentist to make an accurate assessment of your oral health. Be honest!

Call Dr. Fairfax and Associates Family Dental for Your Next Appointment

At Dr. Fairfax and Associates Family Dental, we want to make sure you enjoy a beautiful smile and good oral health. When you come to your appointment fully prepared, you will learn a lot more about your oral health and what you can do to maintain it. As your dentist in Fairfax, VA, we look forward to seeing you and your entire family!

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We hope that you and all those dear to you are safe and healthy. Thank you all so much for your outreach over these last few weeks. We have been so encouraged by every call, email, appointment rescheduled, and the support you continue to send us with your account payments. Our practice depends on you!

This has been a challenging time for everyone, but the good news is that we’ll be here! We are weathering this well and we plan to resume regular office hours and routine patient care on May 18th. We are monitoring news and updates from the CDC, VDH, VDA and remain committed to following their recommendations and maintaining a safe environment for you and our staff.

We are hard at work developing the new procedures that will be in place when we return.  Your continued patience and grace as we navigate our new normal has not gone unnoticed and we are immensely grateful for your support.  Please take care of yourselves and your smiles. We can’t wait to see you again!

Our online practice portal is always open. You can log in at www.patientconnect365.com to look up past appointments, pay your bill, and access our office forms and documents. We wish you all good health. Please know that we will get through this together!

In the meantime, if you are having a dental emergency or concern, I’m available via text or call directly on my personal cell (703-582-8059).
 
Warmly,

Dr. Fairfax