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Dr. Kiarash Saba, DMD

Dentist

Dr. Kiarash Saba is a Dentist practicing in Sterling, VA. Dr. Saba 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. Kiarash Saba, DMD
  • Sterling, VA
  • Accepting new patients

Is gum disease hereditary?

It certainly is possible for gum disease to run in families, however you can’t ignore the fact that tobacco certainly contributed to your father and grandfather’s gum disease. READ MORE
It certainly is possible for gum disease to run in families, however you can’t ignore the fact that tobacco certainly contributed to your father and grandfather’s gum disease. Despite genetic predisposition to disease you can always improve your chances by practicing good oral hygiene and having regular dental checkups. Floss away my friend!

How often do you need your teeth cleaned?

It is normally recommended to have your teeth cleaned twice a year. Depending on how quickly plaque builds up in your mouth, along with many other risk factors for decay and gum READ MORE
It is normally recommended to have your teeth cleaned twice a year. Depending on how quickly plaque builds up in your mouth, along with many other risk factors for decay and gum disease, this frequency may be adjusted. If it has been two years since your last cleaning, you’re definitely due for an exam and cleaning.