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We found 5 dentists who accept CIGNA POS near Vienna, VA.

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Eugene A Schlank
Specializes in General Dentistry
11230 Waples Mill Road; Suite 125
Fairfax, VA
 

Dr. Gene Schlank works as a general dentist. Dr. Schlank has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Delta Dental, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Schlank accepts.

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H. Sami Sami Osseiran, MS
Specializes in Dentistry
8150 Leesburg Pike; Suite 900
Vienna, VA
 

Dr. Hasan Osseiran works as a dentist. Patients rated Dr. Osseiran highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Delta Dental, Cigna, and CIGNA EPO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Kris K Popli
Specializes in General Dentistry
8206 Leesburg Pike; Suite 308
Vienna, VA
 

Dr. Kris Popli specializes in general dentistry and practices in Vienna, VA. Dr. Popli is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Delta Dental, and Delphi, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Matthew Gerald
Specializes in Dentistry
2573 Chain Bridge Road
Vienna, VA
 

Dr. Matthew Gerald works as a dentist. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Delta Dental.

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Neil A Flenniken
Specializes in Dentistry
8300 Boone Boulevard; #140
Vienna, VA
 

Dr. Neil Flenniken practices dentistry. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Flenniken is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Delta Dental, and CIGNA Plans, as well as other insurance carriers.

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What is Dentistry?

A dentist provides oral (mouth) health care, ranging from routine cleanings all the way to oral surgery. Dentistry is about more than just teeth: dentists also care for a patient’s jaw, tongue, lips, and salivary glands; they even check for signs of disease in the head and neck.

A dentist has a number of jobs they perform to keep their patients healthy. They examine areas inside and around the mouth to look for unusual lumps or swelling that could indicate a problem, and they take biopsies if needed. They educate their patients not only about the daily care of their teeth and gums, but also about proper nutrition and not using tobacco. Of course, teeth are their main focus, and dentists know how to treat them right. A dentist can clean, repair, remove, replace, or reposition teeth in order to prevent and treat disease.

Some disorders of the mouth and teeth require special treatment and surgery. Although a general dentist can perform minor surgical procedures such as tooth extractions, when it comes to more specialized oral care, there are dentists who have chosen to focus their education and experience in certain areas. These subspecialties include:
  • Endodontics, the specialty that focuses on the pulp and nerves inside the tooth (endodontists often perform root canals)
  • Pediatric Dentistry, which is dental care specifically tailored towards children
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, which deals with surgery of the jaws and lower face; this can include everything from trauma after an accident to removal of wisdom teeth
  • Prosthodontics, the specialty of replacing missing teeth or bone within the mouth with prosthetics, or manufactured parts
  • Orthodontics, which involves aligning the teeth and shaping the jaw using braces

The health of the mouth can be a strong indicator of overall health. Dentists teach you how to take good care of your teeth, and they keep your mouth healthy and comfortable.