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Crowns in a Day

If you have ever had crowns, you are doubtless familiar with messy dental impressions and long process of waiting for the crown to be made and placed. A damaged tooth can really impact your lifestyle, so the long wait is…


Better Ceramic Restorations with CEREC

One of the common dental procedures that people hate most is taking impressions. The trays are uncomfortable, the impression material can be cold and taste bad, and the whole process can be less than pleasant. Unfortunately, impressions are needed whenever…


A Healthy Diet for Healthy Teeth

You probably know that sugar causes cavities. But did you know that the effects of your diet on your teeth go further than that? In fact, you can do your mouth a world of good with a healthy diet. Good…


Choosing the Best Dental Products for You

Standing in your drugstore's dental aisle, it can be easy to be overwhelmed by options. Not only are there a lot of kinds of products these days - every product comes in a handful of variations from each of several…


Precision Treatment with Laser Dentistry

Drs. Alan Dechter and Matthew Moy are proud of the cutting-edge technology at our Silver Spring, MD office. Dental technology is advancing all the time, and one of the most exciting innovations gaining traction is laser dentistry. Laser dentistry allows…


Patients Love Dechter and Moy Dentistry

At Dechter and Moy Dentistry in Silver Spring, MD we are dedicated to building good relationships to put our patients at ease. Our comfortable office is inclusive of all ability levels, and includes a stairlift for easy access. Drs. Alan…


The Easiest Way to Transform Your Smile

Let's face it: everyone wants a bright, beautiful smile to dazzle a room. Unfortunately, many people don't have the time or money to dedicate to braces, and sticking to a perfect diet for beautiful white teeth can be difficult for…


Treating Teeth Grinding at Dechter & Moy

At Dechter & Moy Dentistry, we are committed to providing comfortable and comprehensive dental care to our patients. We offer treatment for bruxism, or teeth clenching and grinding. This condition affects millions of Americans and can wear down teeth if…


How To Replace Missing Teeth

Do you cover your smile? Are you embarrassed by a missing tooth or teeth? You have options for replacing teeth comfortably and professionally. But what are the risk factors for missing teeth and why should missing teeth be replaced? Risk…


Transform Your Smile With Clear Correct Aligners

Crooked teeth, overbite, and underbite can be embarrassing in itself. What can be even more embarrassing is the traditional way to correct the above-listed issues. In the past, the way to correct these issues was with traditional metal braces. This…