In a perfect world, everyone would have great oral health, no one would get injured, and natural teeth would last for life. Unfortunately, that is far from reality for millions of Americans. Gum disease, decay, injury, or other factors have cost them one or several teeth. If you are among them, replacing those teeth is important for restoring your oral health and confident smile. Dentures from Virtue Dental Care in Yadkinville, NC may be a great solution. The impact of missing teeth The loss of teeth can also bring a loss of comfort and confidence. Cosmetic restoration is one of … Continue reading
Greensboro, NC patients: With Inman Aligner treatment you can get your teeth straight without the wait
Crooked teeth can ruin the appearance of your smile, make you feel self-conscious, and make oral hygiene difficult. Yet, traditional orthodontics involve months or years of wearing uncomfortable braces. Shouldn’t there be a faster, easier way to get your teeth straight? That is exactly what the designers of the Inman Aligner thought, and so they designed one. Virtue Dental Care is proud to bring this innovative treatment to the people of Greensboro, Yadkinville, and other NC communities. How Inman is different The Inman Aligner is based on a simple concept, implemented with a sophisticated design. Like classic orthodontic devices, it … Continue reading
Patients near Boone, NC 28608 who are looking for a dentist who uses holistic methods to safely and effectively manage their oral health will find the care they are seeking at Virtue Dental Care. Dr. William Virtue is a biological dentist who puts your health first in all treatments he provides. The holistic dentistry differences Holistic dentistry is a phrase that many people have not heard of before, but when they learn about what it is, they wonder why all dentists don’t follow these practices! Simply put, holistic dentistry is a philosophy of providing dental treatment that promotes the health … Continue reading
Restorative dentistry gives patients back the function and appearance of their natural smile. Whether replacing missing teeth or treating decay and disease, restorative services are important to help patients enjoy the benefits of oral health. At Virtue Dental Care in Yadkinville, NC, we provide a wide array of restorative dental services that improve the health and look of the smile. One such service is CEREC same day crowns. Dental crowns are one of the most common restorative dental treatments we provide, and with CEREC technology, we can save your smile and your time by restoring the teeth in just a … Continue reading
At Virtue Dental Care, patients in Yadkinville, NC might be interested in working with a holistic dentist who offers non-traditional dental care solutions. Our dentists, including Drs. William Virtue and Mary Taylor, are here to explain to patients about ozone therapy to integrate into many different conventional procedures provided by dentists. What is ozone therapy and how does it work? It is essential to understand what ozone is and how it is used in dentistry. When patients hear the word ozone, they often think of the ozone layer. The ozone layer is part of the environment, but this same odorless … Continue reading
Visiting a holistic dentist who offers services for kids is the best way to help set the proper foundation for a child’s oral health and wellness. Dr. Mary Katherine Taylor of Virtue Dental Care is our pediatric dental provider at our facility near Burlington, NC. Parents who want the best for their child’s smile are encouraged to work with us from the start to build a foundation of proper dental habits for little ones! What are the benefits of visiting a pediatric holistic dentist? Working with kids is an entirely different experience than working with adults. Dr. Mary Katherine Taylor … Continue reading
Drs. William Virtue and Mary Katherine Taylor, dentists in Yadkinville, NC, offer solutions for tooth loss. One treatment requested by many of our patients is dental implants. Patients seeking a permanent solution for missing teeth should ask about implants. Dental implants are tooth replacement solutions available at Virtue Dental Care. What are dental implants? Dental implants are tooth root replacements. With the placement of dental implants, bone growth is stimulated. The patient’s bone fuses to the implant to hold it firmly in the jaw in a process called osseointegration. This bone growth provides a foundation for many different restorations, including … Continue reading
At Virtue Dental Care, we receive a lot of questions about ozone therapy and its benefits. As a biological dental provider in the Charlotte area, we understand the connection of oral health to the overall wellness, which is why we provide services that improve general health, including ozone therapy. While our repeat patients already know how strongly we believe in ozone therapy, others may not so we’d like to take the opportunity to discuss this modern solution and how it can improve your dental experience. Ozone therapy: What it is and what it’s not Biological dentists always strive to provide … Continue reading
Have you heard of the phrase, “Biological dentist” but aren’t quite sure what it means? Many people living in the zip code area of 28607 wonder the same thing, which is why we, the team at Virtue Dental Care, want to take some time to explain this emerging dental field that has gained great momentum over the last few decades. Biological dentistry is a focus or method of dentistry that is based upon the relationship of oral health to the rest of the body. Simply put, the diseases and problems that occur in the mouth can have an impact on … Continue reading
Fear of the dentist is so common that it has its own name – dentophobia. You may have had a bad experience at a dentist in the past or fear that it will be uncomfortable or painful. Or you may simply dislike the sounds and smells of the dentist’s office or have a strong gag reflex. It is important for your oral health and overall wellness that you see your dentist regularly, but it doesn’t have to cause you anxiety or panic. Dr. William Virtue at Virtue Dental Care in Yadkinville, NC is experienced with sedation dental care to provide … Continue reading
Virtue Dental Care is committed to ensuring that Yadkinville, NC patients have healthy teeth and healthy bodies. We follow biological dentistry principles, offering general, cosmetic, and mercury-free dentistry. The latest techniques and technologies, personalized care, and a comfortable and environmentally responsible practice are our hallmarks.
Our office was established in 1979 by Dr. William Virtue, DDS, AGD, FIAOMT, DNM, who was trained in dentistry at Indiana University. His achievements include Past President of the IAOMT and Forum for Contemporary Dental Esthetics. Dr. Mary Katherine Taylor, DDS, ADA, NCDS, AIAOMT graduated from Wake Forest University and earned her dental degree from UNC-Chapel Hill School of Dentistry. Both of our doctors go above and beyond in continuing education to provide top service to our patients.