Ask an Orthodontist: Barakat Orthodontics


Barakat Orthodontics
 


Dr. Rana Barakat, a board-certified specialist in Orthodontics, has been proudly serving Northern Virginia for more than 20-years! She has built her practice on a personal touch and excellent treatment.

As a parent, she understands wanting the best for your children in giving them beautiful, confident smiles. She makes it a priority to ensure optimal results, but also believes that each patient’s experience during treatment is just as important as the clinical result. As the 2015-16 President of the Virginia Association of Orthodontists, Dr. Barakat’s dedication and expertise reflect why her peers continue to nominate her as a Top Dentist.

Barakat Orthodontics is located at 45745 Nokes Blvd., Ste. 175, Sterling, VA 20166. Connect with them by clicking: online, Facebook, Twitter, and calling: (703) 433-9330.


As an Adult, Can I See My Child’s Orthodontist?
While your dentist may offer to straighten your teeth, an Orthodontist is the better choice for many reasons…

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Is a Virtual Consultation Worth It?
Whether you are trying to save time or minimize your in-office visits, a virtual consultation can be a great way to get your orthodontic treatment started…

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Moving Mid-Treatment?
Moving in the middle of orthodontic treatment, or any disruption that takes you away from your Orthodontist can be a concern for many patients…

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Handling Orthodontic Issues at Home
If you or your child is in the middle of orthodontics treatment and you’re having any discomfort with your wires or brackets, below are some tips to help from the American Association of Orthodontists…

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Dr. Barakat is Excited to Welcome You Back!
Dr. Barakat and her team and excited to welcome you back! To ensure the safety and wellbeing of patients, families, and the Barakat team, they have implemented new protocols for your appointment…

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Will My Orthodontic Experience Be the Same as My Teen’s?
The good news is that teeth can be moved at any age — there is no time limit on improving your smile. Teeth move in response to pressure placed on them, and for the most part, adult and teen treatment are the same…

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Should My Child See an Orthodontist About Teeth That Stick Out?
Protrusive front teeth (teeth that stick out) is more than cosmetic, it may be the outward sign of orthodontic problems…

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Is 8-Years-Old Too Young to See an Orthodontist About a Crossbite?
An Orthodontist monitors jaw growth from when a child is very young; this allows early detection of bite problems, such as crossbites…

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How is Orthodontic Treatment Different Than My Dentist?
There are several specialties in the field of dentistry, including orthodontics…

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