Neil L. Starr, DDS

Cosmetic Dentistry Washington, DC

Are Dental Mouth Guards Right for You?

May 15, 2016 — by Neil L. Starr, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Mouth Guards Sports Dentistry Tmj Teeth Grinding

If you play sports or suffer from teeth grinding, you may be at increased risk of dental damage. Find out how dental mouth guards can help.


Root Planing and Scaling Offers Effective Treatment for Gum Disease

Apr 15, 2016 — by Neil L. Starr, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Gum Disease Restorative Dentistry

Patients suffering from gum disease can find effective treatment in the form of root planing and scaling, offered by Dr. Neil L. Starr.


Why Dental Exams and Routine Cleanings Are Important

Mar 14, 2016 — by Neil L. Starr, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: General Dentistry

Dental exams and routine cleanings are an important part of good general dentistry and preventative care.


Porcelain Veneers Are Nicknamed "Instant Orthodontics" for a Reason

Feb 14, 2016 — by Neil L. Starr, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Porcelain Veneers Smile Makeover

The results of porcelain veneers are so dramatic and can be achieved quickly, which is why some people call this treatment instant orthodontics.


TMJ Therapy: Addressing Jaw Pain and Other Problems

Jan 14, 2016 — by Neil L. Starr, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Tmj Disorders General Dentistry Restorative Dentistry

TMJ disorders (TMD) can affect your jaw, leading to pain and other health issues. Here are common treatment options.


The Benefits of Tooth-colored Fillings

Jan 14, 2016 — by Neil L. Starr, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Dental Fillings Cosmetic Dentistry

Tooth-colored fillings offer many benefits, especially when compared to traditional metal fillings. They are inconspicuous, durable, and strong.


The Inlays and Onlays Restorative Dentistry Procedure

Dec 14, 2015 — by Neil L. Starr, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Inlays Onlays Restorative Dentistry

As with all restorations, Dr. Starr will take great care to design and attach your inlay or onlay. He also has an in-house lab for you convenience.


Get a Straight, Even Gum Line with Laser Gum Reshaping

Nov 14, 2015 — by Neil L. Starr, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Laser Gum Contouring Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic dentist Neil L. Starr can help patients eliminate excess gum tissue and even out the gum line with laser gum reshaping treatment.


The Benefits of Dental Bonding vs. Porcelain Veneers

Oct 26, 2015 — by Neil L. Starr, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Dental Bonding Porcelain Veneers Cosmetic Dentistry

Dental bonding and porcelain veneers are often used to treat similar problems, but the benefits of each treatment option are distinctly different.


Cosmetic and Restorative Porcelain Crown Benefits

Oct 25, 2015 — by Neil L. Starr, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Dental Crowns Cosmetic Dentistry

Porcelain crowns can protect weakened teeth while restoring a full, healthy smile.