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As you get older, it’s more important than ever to have good oral care habits. That means following the American Dental Association guidelines about brush and flossing. It also means making routine visits to your general dentist for professional dental cleanings. If you live in our near Fredericksburg, VA, our dentists — Drs. Lloyd F. Moss Jr. and Lloyd F. Moss III — would be happy to help you in the ongoing fight against gum disease, tooth decay, and tooth…

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You know that your dental care needs change with time. Young children have different needs that teens. Teens have different oral care needs than adults, and adults’ needs change as they get older. But that doesn’t mean you have to run all over Fredericksburg, VA, for dentists to help you and your family. Instead, all of you can visit Lloyd F. Moss Jr., D.D.S., & Lloyd F. Moss III, D.D.S. We offer comprehensive dental care in one convenient location. To…

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For years, dental bridges were the best and most common way to replace a single tooth. Today, we can use a more conservative approach with a single dental implant and a dental crown. As Dr. Lloyd Moss Jr. explains, a dental bridge affects multiple teeth at the same time. With a dental implant and crown, you can have a tooth replacement without doing anything to your neighboring teeth. If you would like to learn more about this tooth replacement option,…

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What are your plans for the summer? You may have a vacation scheduled, or maybe you are intending to do some improvements around the house. Here’s another idea: do something to improve your smile. If you live in or near Fredericksburg, VA, our dentists can talk to you about what Invisalign® could do for your smile or the smile of someone in your family. If you’ve been thinking about orthodontic care, there’s no better time than now to contact the…

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Dr. Lloyd Moss III was exposed to family dentistry as a child. He recalls going to his father’s office after school. He saw the joy that dental care provided for patients as well as the staff at his father’s office. He decided to follow in his father’s footsteps after participating in a Mission of Mercy project, which he describes in the video below. That’s when the “light bulb” turned on, and he pursued a career in dentistry in Fredericksburg, VA….

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If you’ve ever heard anyone complain about having trouble with their TMJ, you probably know it has to do with their jaw. TMJ stands for temporomandibular joint. These joints allow us to open and close our jaws … usually. If you have a TMJ disorder, possibly as a result of teeth grinding, it can cause a variety of pains. You can learn more about possible TMJ symptoms from our infographic below or by contacting our dentist office in Fredericksburg, VA….

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This month, we want to take some time to share a little about the dentists at our Fredericksburg, VA, practice. Today, we are sharing a bit about Dr. Lloyd F. Moss Jr. As you will hear in the video, health care was in Dr. Moss’s blood. He decided to practice dentistry in his hometown because this community is important to him. If you are looking for a new general dentist or for a place to go for family dental care,…

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Makeover shows have become so popular that they could be considered their own genre of television. And these shows exist for practically anything you can think of. If you are into fashion, there are shows for that. If you are into home improvement, you can watch professionals renovate a room, a backyard, or an entire house. If you are into cars, you can watch old ones get restored or new ones get upgrades. But what about smiles? If you would…

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Laser dentistry is an advancement in dental technology, and it allows us to provide more conservative treatment. How are both of these things possible? As Dr. Lloyd Moss Jr. explains in the video below, with laser dentistry we can perform gum disease treatments without cutting into your gum tissue. That means you don’t need sutures, either. Lasers can be used for cosmetic treatments, such as gum reshaping, as well as some restorative treatments. To learn more about our laser dentistry…

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This year, an estimated 49,750 people will be diagnosed with oral cancer in the United States. Of that group, 57 percent of people with oral cancer are expected to survive five years or longer, although the survival rate is higher (83 percent) for patients whose oral cancer is detected early. One of the ways you can help yourself is by scheduling regular dental cleanings and exams at our dentist office if you live in or near Fredericksburg, VA. Our dental…

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