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Richmond dentist explains the advantages of ALF appliance therapy for tooth crowding

The Advanced Light Force (ALF) appliance is a simple, yet effective dental device that was developed to improve the overall health, beauty, and function of the oral cavity.

The Advanced Light Force (ALF) appliance is a simple, yet effective dental device that was developed to improve the overall health, beauty, and function of the oral cavity. Located in Richmond, VA, Dr. Olivia Hart of Richmond Family Dentistry offers ALF appliance therapy for children and adults. This device can address teeth that are overcrowded or crooked to help guide the teeth and tongue into proper positioning for a healthy, functional smile. The ALF appliance uses a unique, sophisticated design which produces results beyond those of traditional dentistry and orthodontics. This therapy fits within our holistic dentistry practice as it … Continue reading

Patients ask what to expect from laser dental care in Richmond, VA

Laser Dental Care in Richmond VA

Laser dental care offers high-quality tools as part of today’s advanced dental technology. Located in Richmond, VA, Dr. Olivia Hart of Richmond Family Dentistry offers this innovative technology. Laser dentistry sets the bar high with superior precision, minimal bleeding, a lower risk of infection, and faster healing. Patients benefit from less pain and discomfort during and after laser treatments. For individuals who fear dental work, laser dental care is easy and comfortable. What is laser dental care? Laser stands for light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation. In 1990, the FDA declared laser dental care safe for patients. Since then, … Continue reading

Are you a candidate for ALF therapy in Richmond, VA?

ALF therapy in Richmond, VA

Located in Richmond, VA, Dr. Olivia Hart of Richmond Family Dentistry offers ALF therapy to help guide the teeth and tongue into proper positioning for a healthy, functional smile. Our team is aware of the interconnectedness and interdependency of the systems in the human body. Understanding this allows us to support patients in their journeys to achieving beautiful, properly functioning smiles as well as improving their overall health and wellness. Beyond traditional orthodontics The Advanced Light Force, or ALF, appliance is an innovative piece of technology. This therapy incorporates orthodontic, neurologic, and orthopedic principles to improve the health and function … Continue reading

Patients discover laser dentistry uses from a Richmond, VA laser dental clinic

Richmond, VA, Dr. Olivia Hart and the professional team at Richmond Family Dentistry

Located in Richmond, VA, Dr. Olivia Hart and the professional team at Richmond Family Dentistry put their patients’ health first. As a holistic dental practice, the focus is on the health and wellness of the whole patient. This comes with the understanding that the health of the mouth affects the body. Materials, technologies, and procedures are selected to ensure their safety and compatibility with the individual patient. Patients searching for a laser dental clinic can rest easily knowing Dr. Hart and her team offer laser dentistry services that are safe and fall under her holistic practice ideals. Advanced laser technologies … Continue reading

Richmond, VA patients ask, “What is holistic dental care?”

Holistic dental care utilizes toxin-free materials and procedures to protect the patient’s oral and overall health.

Dr. Olivia Hart of Richmond Family Dentistry offers holistic dental care to patients in the Richmond, VA area. Holistic dentistry involves protecting a patient’s overall health, not just that of the oral cavity. Also known as biological or biocompatible dentistry, this approach allows the body to heal itself rather than utilizing potentially dangerous chemicals, materials, and procedures. What is holistic dental care? As an alternative to traditional traditional dentistry, holistic dentistry offers patients natural care. With this dental philosophy, the individual person, the body, mouth, and mind, are considered as a unit. Holistic dentists acknowledge the impact toxic materials have … Continue reading

Richmond, VA practice uses airway dentistry to address common breathing problems

Dr. Olivia Hart and the professional team at Richmond Family Dentistry in Richmond, VA

Sleep apnea, mouth breathing, and problems with the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) are issues that affect the ability to eat, sleep, and breathe. A single one can create many effects. Dr. Olivia Hart and the professional team at Richmond Family Dentistry in Richmond, VA are able to identify and treat these conditions and many others. By understanding the airway and its effects on dentistry, Dr. Hart can offer treatments to keep your mouth-body connection strong. Whatever enters your mouth, good or bad, has an impact on your overall health. Your mouth is the portal to the rest of the body. As … Continue reading

Richmond dentist offers holistic general dental care

Dr. Hart is a member of the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT)

Finding a dentist you can trust and whose values align with your own is important. Holistic dentistry focuses on the overall health and wellness of the patient. Materials, procedures, and techniques are specially chosen to ensure patient health and safety. Located in Richmond, VA, Dr. Olivia Hart and the team at Richmond Family Dentistry offer high quality holistic dental care to keep your smile healthy and beautiful while maintaining your general wellness.  Holistic general dental care Holistic dental care focuses on a patient’s whole health, not just the that of the mouth. The mouth-body connection shows us the impact one … Continue reading

Laser dentistry treatment: A gentle approach to oral care in Richmond, VA

Laser Dentistry, Richmond Family Dentistry

Many people have become inured to a mistaken idea that discomfort must accompany dental procedures. Be assured, that does not have to be the case. Modern dentistry is continually evolving, with innovative technologies that make treatment more predictable and comfortable. Dr. Oliva Hart is passionate about helping all patients in the Richmond, VA area get the dental care they need and cosmetic enhancements they want, without apprehension. Laser dentistry is one of the ways she ensures efficient, non-traumatic treatment. What is laser dentistry? A laser instrument emits a narrow, intense beam of energy created by a wavelength of light. This … Continue reading

Holistic dentist in Richmond, VA explains benefits of ALF appliance therapy

ALF appliance therapy , Richmond Family Dentistry

Do you have crooked, crowded teeth? Are you a mouth breather or troubled by sleep disordered breathing (obstructive sleep apnea)? Do you experience chronic discomfort in your back, neck, and shoulders? These problems could be related, and they may all be resolved with a simple dental therapy known as an ALF appliance. Dr. Olivia Hart is a holistic dentist serving patients of all ages in the Richmond, VA area. She offers ALF appliance therapy as part of her commitment to providing the highest level of dental care that supports whole-body wellness and quality of life. Cranial development The human skull … Continue reading

Discreet ALF appliance therapy in Richmond, VA treats the source of crooked teeth

A big, broad smile with straight teeth radiates confidence and friendliness. It also has a surprising impact on oral health and overall wellness. Dr. Olivia Hart offers ALF appliance therapy at her holistic dental practice in Richmond, VA as an alternative to conventional orthodontics. Rather than pulling and pushing teeth into straighter alignment, the ALF technique addresses underlying developmental problems that cause crowded teeth and contribute to a number of health issues. What is ALF appliance therapy? As a growing infant begins to chew semi-solid and solid foods, transverse bone growth is stimulated. With ideal cranial and facial development, the … Continue reading


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