The Health And Beauty Consequences Of Missing Teeth

Categories: Dental Implants
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Today’s blog post from Marcos Ortega, DDS, focuses on missing teeth and dental implants. Our teeth have many important functions. We need them to chew our food, talk, and smile. But have you ever considered their role in holding up your face? When we lose teeth, the bone around the site of the extraction begins […]

Should I Get An Implant Immediately After A Tooth Extraction?

Categories: Dental Implants
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Do you have a tooth that is beyond saving? Considering a a dental implant? There are advantages to combining the extraction and implant placement in one procedure and at the team at Marcos Ortega DDS in San Diego is here to help. Let’s talk about the benefits of same day extraction and implant replacement.  You retain […]

Do I Floss My New Tooth Implant?

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This message from Marcos Ortega DDS in San Diego CA is about caring for a dental implant. Before you got an implant, hopefully, you were brushing at least twice a day and flossing daily. If you wore dentures, you should have been cleaning them with a denture paste and brushing the soft tissues in your […]

Are Dental Implants Too Expensive?

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Perhaps you have considered dental implants, but think the price is too steep. That’s a persistent misconception about implants: they’re too pricey. Let’s talk about the cost of dental implants, one of our many dentistry options available at  Marcos Ortega DDS, your premier general and cosmetic dentistry provider in the San Diego area. Look At The […]

Are Implant Dentures in San Diego Fixed or Removable?

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Today, dental patients with missing teeth are fortunate to have a tooth replacement choice that is far better than both traditional dentures and dental bridges. Implant-retained or implant-stabilized dentures both provide numerous advantages over conventional dentures. Secure in the mouth—no slipping Furnishes up to 100% natural chewing function Upper denture doesn’t cover as much of […]

Cosmetic Dentistry in San Diego: Dental Miracles Seen And Unseen

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Quality dental care and cosmetic dental procedures can be extremely visible. Think porcelain veneers, dental crowns, and teeth whitening. Today, however, let’s highlight some purposefully unseen procedures that can contribute to a healthy, stunning smile. In today’s message, we will examine three cutting-edge treatments with cosmetic dentistry in San Diego, white fillings, invisible braces, and […]

Getting Ready For A Dental Implant in San Diego?

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Dr. Marcos Ortega in San Diego, California believes every patient deserves a remarkable smile. Today’s post will focus on the preparation needed for a dental implant. Consider calling 619-295-4545 today for your own personal consultation and to receive one-on-one information specific to your needs. What is a Dental Implant? Simply stated, a dental implant in San Diego is […]