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Restorative Dentistry in San Diego

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This post looks at one of the miracles of modern science: restorative dentistry. At Marcos Ortega DDS in San Diego, we define this as restoring your teeth to a healthy, functional, pleasing condition. Say you were a biomedical engineer working in dentistry before the advent of dental restorations. The men and women of your generation […]

A Facelift For Your Teeth?

Categories: Porcelain Veneers
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Today’s article focuses on an effective and versatile cosmetic dental procedure—porcelain veneers. Veneers are individual covers for the front part of teeth. They are a phenomenal way to correct a myriad of tooth imperfections such as chips, stains, yellowing, unattractive shape or minimal misalignment. Have you ever hoped for a minimally-invasive facelift for a tooth […]

Help! My Crown Came Off!

Categories: Dental Crowns
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You are chewing an apple and hear a strange sound, then something in your mouth feels wrong. One of your crowns has popped free. Chances are, the crown (which cost you hundreds of dollars) can be re-cemented. What do you do when your dental crown comes off? It’s vital that you take the following steps: […]

San Diego Looks For Red Carpet-Caliber Smiles

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
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When you see pics of your favorite stars, do you ever wonder how these men and women can project such perfection? Can ordinary San Diego folks ever achieve anything approaching celebrity-caliber attractiveness? When it comes to unforgettable smiles, the answer is a resounding “Yes!” There many effective cosmetic dentistry procedures available that can produce meaningful […]

The Marcos Ortega DDS Guide To Teeth Whitening

Categories: Teeth Whitening
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So you want to whiten your teeth? It’s a competitively-priced way to brighten your smile, look younger, and feel more confident when you interact with people in business or social settings. Here are 5 things Marcos Ortega DDS recommends when it comes to teeth whitening: Meet with your dentist for a consultation first. There are […]

Developing Good Dental Habits

Categories: General Dentistry
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  If you wait too long to teach your child how to brush and floss, or if you don’t make sure they are doing it enough, you’re setting yourself up for a lot of work down the road. It’s very hard to convince an older child that they should be spending two or three times […]

Six 10-Second Healthy Tooth Helps

Categories: Oral Health
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It doesn’t have to take a lot of time to improve your oral hygiene. In fact, you can form a new habit to benefit your oral health in 10 seconds. I’m Dr. Marcos Ortega with Marcos Ortega DDS and I’m happy to offer my patients 6 ways to add vital dental care to each day in […]

Peace Begins With A Smile

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Mother Theresa once said “Peace begins with a smile.” Perhaps that peace should start with the person who is smiling. How do you feel about your smile? Are you at peace with it? Are you proud to flash a wide, happy grin? Do you believe it is beautiful? Does it express your best self? Let’s […]

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