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Dr. Tuan Anh Vu, DDS

Dentist

Dr. Tuan Vu is a Dentist practicing in Chantilly, VA. Dr. Vu specializes in preventing, diagnosing, and treating diseases and conditions associated with the mouth and overall dental health. Dentists are trained to carry out such treatment as professional cleaning, restorative, prosthodontic, and endodontic procedures, and performing examinations, among many others.
Dr. Tuan Anh Vu, DDS
  • Chantilly, VA
  • Accepting new patients

What are the steps involved in maintaining good oral hygiene?

Hello, thanks for asking. This is a very simple way of maintaining good hygiene: first, you need to floss each meal beside brushing and rinsing mouthwash. Also, you need to see READ MORE
Hello, thanks for asking. This is a very simple way of maintaining good hygiene: first, you need to floss each meal beside brushing and rinsing mouthwash. Also, you need to see a dentist every 6 months.

I am not very satisfied with my RCT. What should I do about it?

First, how long ago is your root canal treatment? If it is within a month, then it is normal, but quite a while then you should go back to the endodontist for him or her to take READ MORE
First, how long ago is your root canal treatment? If it is within a month, then it is normal, but quite a while then you should go back to the endodontist for him or her to take another X-ray and check out that tooth again.

Good luck
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Is a root canal in pregnancy safe?

Hi there, It is ok to do a root canal with a minimum of time. A dentist can do a quick pulpectomy for this time; you can come back after the delivery and finish it. We want you READ MORE
Hi there,
It is ok to do a root canal with a minimum of time. A dentist can do a quick pulpectomy for this time; you can come back after the delivery and finish it. We want you to spend as little time in the dental chair as possible, don't want to give you stress and tiredness the whole procedure.

Very swollen and red gums after routine dental cleaning

Good afternoon,

Thanks for asking, let me ask you -

- When was your last cleaning? and during the cleaning, did your teeth or your gums hurt?

Dr. Vu

Adult tooth is loose. What should I do?

You should see dentist right away. In the meantime try to avoid the area until you see the dentist. No chewing, eating, or biting on that tooth. If the tooth comes out, put READ MORE
You should see dentist right away. In the meantime try to avoid the area until you see the dentist. No chewing, eating, or biting on that tooth.

If the tooth comes out, put it in milk and go to the dentist ASAP.

Hope this information will ease your worrying.