9 Tips For Preventing Gum Disease

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Gum disease is a leading cause of tooth loss in the United States. But it is a preventable disease, and also treatable, at Marcos Ortega DDS in San Diego. Here are some simple ways to keep your teeth and gums healthy. Brush your teeth for two to three minutes, at least twice a day, with […]

Great Reasons to Floss Your Teeth

Three Great Reasons to Floss Your Teeth by Marcos Ortega DDS

Flossing can be a bit of a chore. It takes a little extra time, and if you haven’t flossed in a while, it can even be painful. It’s no wonder our team at Marcos Ortega DDS in San Diego is constantly reminding our patients to brush and floss! Flossing is vital to your dental health. […]

What You Need To Know About Oral Cancer

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Checkups at Marcos Ortega DDS in San Diego include a screening for oral cancer. Oral cancer refers to cancers in the tongue, mouth, lips, jaw, and throat. Oral cancer is about as serious as it gets. The American Cancer Society estimates that over 39,000 people will be diagnosed with it this year. Consider this sobering […]

A Noteworthy Dental Experience

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At Marcos Ortega DDS in San Diego, we make each appointment a noteworthy experience with our attention to detail, and committment to each patient’s dental health. Good dental health means having healthy teeth and gums. Maintaining it is something that you have to work at every day. It can be a real balancing act: using […]

Spotlight-Ready Smiles

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A mouth full of unattractive teeth can distract from anyone’s appearance. But a spotlight-ready smile, like what you can get with cosmetic dentistry from Marcos Ortega DDS in San Diego can bring you increased satisfaction and confidence in your social interactions. Cosmetic dentistry is that branch of  dental science that creates positive changes to your […]

Smile Like You Mean It!

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Have you ever noticed someone who refuses to flash a genuine smile? Even in a family picture, they stay tight-lipped. Even if they’re laughing at the funniest joke ever, they cover their mouths. At Marcos Ortega DDS in San Diego, we can help with advanced cosmetic dentistry. There are many reasons a someone could be […]

Let’s Make A Plan

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If you’re like most of us, you’d like to have the best smile possible. Have you given much thought to improving yours? At Marcos Ortega DDS in San Diego we have some thoughts on that. Cosmetic dentistry can make a huge difference, but a great smile comes down to making a plan and sticking to […]