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Dental Implant: an alternative to a dental bridge

Dental implants can be a solution for a number of problems surrounding loss of a tooth or teeth, such as fractured teeth, extensive decay, accident trauma, or genetically missing teeth. Dental implants are an especially attractive single tooth loss solution, in terms of esthetics, function and finances. […]

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Help for people who grind teeth

Do you or anyone you know ever wake with headaches, sore teeth or an awareness that your teeth fit differently in the morning? These may be symptoms that you have been grinding your teeth during the night. This is a common problem for people under stress or […]

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How often do I need dental x-rays?

How often do I need dental x-rays?

A frequent question we hear is, “Doctor, how often do I need dental x-rays?” The guiding principle in radiation is ALARA (As Low As Reasonably Achievable). What ALARA means in lay terms: as infrequent as possible to still achieve excellent diagnosis and care. Many patients comment that […]

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Opalescence Tooth Bleaching Instructions

Opalescence Tooth Bleaching Instructions

Often our patients have called us to ask for another copy of these  tooth bleaching instructions, so we want to make them even more accessible with just a click of the mouse. How to use Opalescence started The preferred time to use this Opalescence tooth whitening product […]

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Escondido Dentists Giving Back: Needed Dental Restorative Care

UEI Dental Day We had an opportunity to partner with UEI to provide their students in the Registered Dental Assisting program with needed dental restorative care for their improved health. This will better prepare them for interviewing and hopefully… getting hired in the dental profession once they […]

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Dental: Post Operative Surgical Extraction Instructions

After having one or more teeth surgically extracted by your dentist, there are steps you can take to increase your comfort and decrease healing time. Keep constant biting pressure on the extraction site. Take two gauze pads, fold them in half, roll them into thirds, and place […]

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What does A.P.C. after the dentist’s name mean?

We are often asked “What does the A.P.C. after Dr. Mastrovich’s name mean? Is it a designation for his restorative dental expertise?” It would be a lot more exciting to be able to say that it indicates the high level of confidence patients and colleagues have in […]

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Crown and Bridge: Post Operative Instructions and Home Care

Have you ever tried to find your page of crown and bridge post operative instructions and wondered where you put it? We strive to give you the resources and support you need before, during and after your appointments. Home care after a procedure is as important as […]

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