Dr. Trang T. Le, DDS, Ltd
Dentist | General Practice133 Maple Ave E Suite 200 Vienna VA, 22180
Dr. Trang Le is a Dentist practicing in Vienna, VA. Dr. Le 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.
Education and Training
Virginia Commonwealth University Bachelor Degree 0
Medical College of Virginia, School of Dentistry Dental Degree 2001
Dr. Trang T. Le, DDS, Ltd's Expert Contributions
You can't rebuild enamel. Once the enamel is loss, it is gone for good. You can strengthen enamel and/or dentin with fluoride. READ MORE
There are many contributory factors which may cause a geographic tongue. The only time I recommend treating it is if it is symptomatic. Some of my patients avoid spicy foods when it is bothering them. Others have no symptoms. READ MORE
Annual check up at the least or routine check ups and cleanings every 3-6 months! READ MORE
A minimal of 3 months or more. READ MORE
No. It could be due to an exposed root- READ MORE
At least 3-6 weeks on average READ MORE
Depending on the size of the implant but you want direct vertical forces down on the long axis of the implant- so ideally one implant per tooth. You can have two implants to support 3 teeth- such as an implant beisge READ MORE
The dental implant crown or the implant fixture itself? Professional cleaning/polishing of the crown by your hygienist can remove the stain. If there is a defect or rough texture on the surface of the crown, then it may be difficult to remove the stain. READ MORE
No. Once you have periodontitis - bone loss, you can’t reverse it...but once you treat it, it can be maintained. Only gingivitis can be reverse- which is the beginning stages of gum disease. Periodontitis is bone loss and once you lose bone, you can’t grow it back. READ MORE
Without an exam or x-ray, it is hard to diagnose pain on an implant. There could be a few variable answers, like the implant fixture could have a fracture in it. Is the implant crown loose? READ MORE
Given your age, YES- depending on how severe your periodontitis is, you should be able to keep your teeth- but you need to treat your periodontitis and get it under control. READ MORE
Regular flossing and routine check ups and cleanings. Also, using an electric toothbrush like an Oral B would help minimize the inflammation of your gums and prevent gingivitis. READ MORE
If you have a mild to moderate case of gingivitis, a professional cleaning should help with that. Routine flossing everyday would keep it maintained! READ MORE
Depends on why you’re having gum swelling to begin with? Gingivitis? Abscess? READ MORE
On the side of the tooth as in at the gum line? Depending on where it is on the side of the tooth and the extent of the decay, the answer is YES for most cases. READ MORE
Possible infection or an ill fitting crown margin. READ MORE
Areas of expertise and specialization
- American Dental Implant Association, the Northern Virginia Dental Society, the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, and the Virginia Dental Association
Dr. Trang T. Le, DDS, Ltd's Practice location
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Patient Experience with Dr. Le
Get to know Dentist Dr. Trang T. Le, who serves patients in Vienna, Virginia.
Well-versed in the field of dentistry, Dr. Le is the Founder of Trang T. Le DDS Ltd. Family, Cosmetic & Implant Dentistry in Vienna, Virginia. She specializes in restorative needs such as cleanings, oral cancer screenings, sealants and fillings, full-mouth reconstruction, crowns & bridgework, and surgical procedures such as tooth extractions and dental implants.
Specializing in improving smiles, Trang T. Le DDS Ltd. Family, Cosmetic & Implant Dentistry offers a variety of services, including: diagnostic evaluation, preventive care, restorative dentistry (bonded fillings, crowns, bridges), cosmetic dentistry (whitening, veneers, full mouth reconstruction), periodontal (gum) treatment, and dental implants.
Growing up in Arlington, Dr. Le attended Washington Lee High School. Completing high school in three years, she started college at the age of 16 and entered Virginia Commonwealth University’s early admission program. She completed her undergraduate studies with a double major in Health & Special Education with an emphasis in Community Wellness and Rehabilitative Exercise Science in 1994.
While attending the Medical College of Virginia, School of Dentistry, she became a student teacher during her 3rd and 4th years tutoring and re-mediating other dental students. She graduated with honors and received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in May of 2001.
After graduation, Dr. Le began building her own practice in Northern Virginia while taking on the additional responsibility of training future dentists by joining the faculty at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond.
Professionally, she is a member of several dental organizations including the American Dental Implant Association, the Northern Virginia Dental Society, the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, and the Virginia Dental Association.
Dentistry, also known as Dental and Oral Medicine, is a branch of medicine that consists of the study, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases, disorders, and conditions of the oral cavity. Dentists diagnose and treat dental issues and help patients develop better oral hygiene regimens. They clean teeth, correct bite issues, perform surgeries and extractions, and perform other duties to ensure that the teeth and mouth are healthy.
On a more personal note, Dr. Le is one of 3 dentists in her family and the youngest of 8 children. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, two daughters, and with her extended family.
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