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I found the best and caring dentist, she has all the patience and calmness to treat you well and make you comfortable. I don't like to go to the dentist if I can avoid it, but she helps my attitude to dentist to be changed. Finding the right one who is caring is important. So don't hesitate to visit Dr. Sokolosky. Thanks. - Azeb H.


What You Need To Know if You Snore or Have Trouble Sleeping

Sleep Apnea Treatment Clarksville MD
What is Obstructive Sleep Apnea?Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is a life-threatening condition that affects over 18 million Americans. This commonly undiagnosed syndrome involves the cessation of breathing during sleep. While sleeping, the upper airway muscles enter relaxation and may vibrate against each other (this vibration is what causes snoring). As sleep deepens, muscle relaxation increases and can occlude the airway. This severely decreases the amount of oxygen flowing to the lungs. The body responds to this lack of oxygen by sending a signal to your brain that you are suffocating. The brain compensates by lightening the phase of sleep in order to increase control and contraction of ...

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What Your Hygienist Wants You to Know about Whitening

Teeth Whitening Clarksville MD
One universal desire I have noticed among my patients is to achieve a radiant, bright smile. Whiter teeth improve our self-confidence and make us feel more comfortable during social interactions. Especially with Valentine’s Day, weddings, and summer vacations just around the corner, any dental hygienist will tell you that the most common question we receive is “how can I make my teeth whiter?” While this question may seem simple, it often requires a more in depth explanation than can be done in a dental chair. This is why I have decided to devote my second blog post to increasing awareness about how we can attain that “Hollywood smile” while ...

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Flossgate: Do You REALLY Have to Floss?

Preventative Dentistry Clarksville MD | Image Courtesy of Long Grove Dental Studio
As a registered dental hygienist, I have received many questions from excited patients about recent media reports that claim daily flossing is unnecessary. These articles claim that flossing may be “overrated” (thank you, New York Times). I have had so much interest in these reports lately that I have decided to write this blog post to address it once and for all! Before you toss your floss, please consider these important facts that the media left out!The articles were inspired by a statement released by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that the benefits of flossing have not been properly researched. This does not mean ...

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Meet our new friend, Alexa!

Dentist Clarksville MD
It is that time of year again - time to make your new resolutions! As thousands of people are heading to the gym this month, our motto is, "new year, new gadgets!"We just welcomed a new team member, Alexa, to our office by adding an Amazon Tap to our hygiene rooms.Now you can play music, check the weather, and listen to jokes while having your teeth cleaned!What is your resolution? Perhaps it is to maintain or improve your smile. We can help!Call us today to schedule your appointment!

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Love Our Office? Share to Win a $100 Gift Card!!

100 Dollar Gift Card | Clarksville MD Dentist
Do you LOVE your smile?? Share the love and be entered to win a $100 gift card EACH time you:1) Write a google review about how much you love our team (limit one per patient please). To do so, visit www.tinyurl.com/reviewmdsmiles TODAY!2) Refer a new patient to our office (be sure they tell us your name when they call us at 410-531-2690).The drawing will be held at our office on December 29, 2016!

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MD Smiles is a Proud Supporter of the Sykesville Raiders!

Dr. Jennifer Sokolosky and the MD Smiles team appreciate the loyalty of their local patients and are always happy to support local organizations and events. This year, MD Smiles is proud to be a Silver Sponsor of the Sykesville Raiders Football & Cheerleading teams. The entire team at MD Smiles wishes the Raiders a safe and successful 2016 season!

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