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Why People Love Heresi Dental Care

Laerica N.
The staff here are very helpful with explaining the process of their practices before performing them on you. Any questions I had were answered. The staff is friendly and they really care about your concerns. I returned to the office for my fillings and everyone was so cheerful and made me feel comfortable. Dr. Heresi, is wonderful and really takes care of you while in his care.
Sonia A.
Have been coming here with my family for years and always have the best care, customer service, and advice. A true family dentistry
Linda W.
Long time patient, everyone is always friendly, dependable and very competent. I feel comfortable placing my dental care with Dr Heresi and staff.
Kimberly F.
Very knowledgeable staff and will explain in depth answers to your questions. All staff is supportive and understanding. They care about your comfort. I recommend their services.
James A.
Great staff and Doctor. Always welcoming and very informative when you have questions.
Billy M.
Always friendly. Very knowledgeable. I have always been very satisfied with all cleanings and dental work that I've gotten here.
Rob M.
Everyone at Heresies Dental Care was helpful and extremely nice. It was the first time I had been there but everyone treated me like I had been going there for years. They are all very helpful and very talented in their line of work. It was the first dental visit I have had that I didn’t have a death grip on the arms of the dental chair. I would highly recommend them to anyone.
Susie S.
I highly recommend this dental practice. Always professional and ensure you are comfortable. I have been using them for several years.
Madison L.
I’ve been coming here for years and it’s always a good experience! The staff is super friendly and helpful.
Luz M.
Excellent service! Great customer service. The staff is very friendly and helpful! Needless to say of Dr. Heresi and Roxanne! I would recommend this practice to everyone! Excellent dental care for all families!
Torshan W.
From my first encounter with Dr. Heresi and staff in 2015, it has been nothing but amazing. They are caring and attentative to my needs and concerns.
Harriet C.
I have been a patient for many years and have found the staff very professional and supportive. My dental health is very good as a result of this care. Thank You!
Tonay M.
I absolutely love this dental office. They have a great staff and work together as a great team. I’ve been coming here for going on three years and it’s always been an awesome visit. I highly recommend taking up services with Heresi Dental
Barbara M.
I have been coming to this dental practice for several years. They are efficient, professional and friendly. Everyone is happy and positive. I just really like everyone here!
Yvonne A.
really liked the service I received from the dentist Hugo. Very patient, pleasant, full of information, and very professional. Thank you Hugo.
Been going to Heresi Dental for 3+ years and I’ve had a very great experience. They have always answered all my questions and have always cared for my concerns. About to finish my Invisalign and I can say I’m very happy with the results. I definitely recommend Heresi dental!
Jair P.
The people here are amazing, super friendly and knowledgeable. Nobody is a fan of going to the dentist but I can honestly say this is the first time I feel at ease knowing I’ll be taken care of
Justin C.
I’ve been coming for over a decade to this office. Staff is patient and helpful. Hugo is thorough with cleaning. Dr. Heresi is excellent at keeping me informed of what’s going on, and his work is top notch 👍

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The Importance of Professional Dental Checkups

While diligent at-home oral hygiene practices like brushing twice daily and flossing are essential, they form only a part of your dental health regimen. Regular professional dental checkups are critical in identifying and addressing dental issues before they escalate. At Heresi Dental Care, we recommend scheduling a complete dental examination at least twice a year. These checkups are crucial for keeping your teeth clean and ensuring a healthy smile for years to come.

The Link Between Oral Health and Physical Health

Oral health is a window to your overall well-being. Emerging research continues to highlight the significant connection between your oral health and your physical health, underscoring the importance of maintaining good dental hygiene. Conditions like gum disease (periodontitis) have been linked to an increased risk of developing heart disease, stroke, and diabetes. Bacteria from the mouth can enter the bloodstream, leading to inflammation and disease in other parts of the body.

Moreover, oral health can provide early signs of systemic diseases, such as certain cancers and autoimmune conditions. Regular dental checkups at Heresi Dental Care play a crucial role in not just keeping your smile bright but also in detecting and preventing the progression of conditions that could impact your overall health.

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The Importance of Seeing the Dentist Before Problems Arise

Preventive care is the cornerstone of dental health. Waiting to see a dentist until you're in pain or suspect a problem can often lead to more complex and expensive treatments. Regular dental checkups allow for early detection and management of potential issues, such as cavities, gum disease, and even oral cancer, before they become serious. These visits are not only about cleaning and examining your teeth but also about educating you on the best practices for oral hygiene and discussing any concerns you might have. 

By seeing your dentist at Heresi Dental Care regularly, you're taking a proactive step towards preserving your oral health and avoiding the discomfort and cost associated with dental problems that are allowed to progress. Schedule your dental checkup today and take a vital step towards safeguarding not just your oral health, but your overall wellbeing.

What to Expect During Your Visit

Comprehensive Dental Exams

A thorough evaluation of your oral structures, including teeth, gums, tongue, inner cheeks lining, and throat, to detect any signs of abnormalities or infections.

Digital X-Rays

Utilized as necessary to uncover issues invisible to the naked eye, with immediate results available for a swift diagnosis.

Professional Dental Cleaning

Specialized dental instruments are employed to meticulously remove plaque and tartar buildup, especially in hard-to-reach areas that standard brushing and flossing might miss.

Oral Cancer Screening

An integral part of your exam, this involves a tactile examination of your oral tissues to identify any signs of cancer early on.

Tailored Care for Every Stage of Life

At Heresi Dental Care, we understand that dental needs evolve with age. That's why our practice is dedicated to offering comprehensive care that fits every stage of life, from the youngest smiles in your family to the wisest. Our team is committed to providing personalized treatment plans that align with your specific health requirements and lifestyle preferences.

Two Convenient Locations to Serve You

Whether you choose our Fall Hill or Falcon Drive location, rest assured that you're receiving top-tier dental care from our skilled professionals. Our state-of-the-art facilities are designed with your comfort and convenience in mind, ensuring a pleasant and efficient visit every time.

Making Dental Care Accessible

We believe that quality dental care should be within reach for everyone. This is why we offer flexible financing options and accept most major insurance plans. Our goal is to provide you with exceptional, affordable dental care without financial stress.
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I am so proud to serve our patients, neighbors, and friends in Fredericksburg. Working with a team of highly dedicated professionals, we are committed to providing our patients with the best dental care available.
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Dr. Jawad

Meet Our Smile Expert

I am so proud to serve our patients, neighbors, and friends in Fredericksburg. Working with a team of highly dedicated professionals, we are committed to providing our patients with the best dental care available.
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Comprehensive Family Care

Every smile is welcome here! From toddlers taking their first dental visit to seniors looking for comfortable care, our goal at Heresi Dental Care is to cater to the dental needs of every age group with precision and empathy.

Courteous, Multilingual Team

A smile speaks a thousand words, but it helps when we can communicate those words in the language our patients feel most comfortable with. Our commitment to multilingual service is just another way we strive to provide exceptional care.

Experience the Heresi Dental Care Difference

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Easy Scheduling that Fits Your Lifestyle

Affordable Financing for Everyone

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Comprehensive Dental Services Under One Roof

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a dental checkup and why is it important?

A dental checkup is a routine examination by a dentist to assess the health of your teeth, gums, and mouth. It often includes cleaning, X-rays, and an evaluation for potential problems. Regular dental checkups are crucial for maintaining oral health, preventing diseases, and detecting issues early when they're easier and less expensive to treat.

How often should I get a dental checkup?

The general recommendation is to visit the dentist for a checkup and cleaning every six months. However, some individuals may need more frequent visits due to specific oral health issues or risk factors.

What happens during a dental checkup?

During a dental checkup at Heresi Dental Care, our team performs a thorough examination of your oral structures, uses digital X-rays when necessary, conducts professional cleaning to remove plaque and tartar, and performs an oral cancer screening.

Can dental checkups impact my overall health?

Yes, there is a strong link between oral health and overall physical health. Poor oral health has been associated with various systemic diseases, including heart disease, diabetes, and stroke. Regular dental checkups help maintain good oral health and can contribute to your overall well-being.

What if I have dental anxiety?

Dental anxiety is common, and at Heresi Dental Care, we are committed to making your visit as comfortable and stress-free as possible. We offer various sedation options and a compassionate, understanding approach to care. Don't hesitate to discuss your concerns with us.

How can I prepare for my dental checkup?

Before your dental checkup, ensure you have completed any required paperwork, including your medical and dental history. Continue your routine oral hygiene practices, and jot down any questions or concerns you may have for your dentist.

What should I do between each dental checkup to maintain oral health?

Maintain good oral hygiene by brushing twice a day, flossing daily, and using mouthwash as recommended. Avoid tobacco and limit sugary foods and drinks. If you notice any changes in your oral health, contact Heresi Dental Care promptly.

Is it expensive to get a dental checkup?

At Heresi Dental Care, we strive to make dental care affordable and accessible. We accept most major insurance plans and offer flexible financing options. We'll provide you with a detailed breakdown of costs before any treatment.

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Humana Specialty Benefits State of Florida Dental
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Humana CompBenefits Federal Plan Dental
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Guardian Life Insurance Co. of America
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Florida Combined Life (Dental)
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Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
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Deseret Mutual Benefit Administrators
DentaQuest - Government
DeltaCare USA - Encounters
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Delta Dental of West Virginia
Delta Dental of Washington DC
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