Cuts heal. Bruises fade. Broken bones mend. The body’s ability to heal itself is truly amazing. But tooth enamel is different. When it’s gone, it’s gone. Though thin and partially translucent, tooth enamel is the hardest substance in the body and has the important job of protecting teeth from constant use and the continual assault […]
Hi, I’m Dr. Marcos Ortega. Practicing dentistry at Marcos Ortega DDS is enjoyable and rewarding. I appreciate the relationships I have formed with my valued patients who trust me to care for their teeth. If you are one of my patients, let me thank you personally for allowing me to serve your dental needs. I […]
Today in our San Diego dental blog we will highlight some of the simple things you can do with your toothbrush to keep your mouth as clean and healthy as possible. One of the most important habits San Diego residents can form is to always allow their toothbrush to completely air dry between uses. The […]
When an endodontist, oral surgeon, or cosmetic dentist in San Diego performs a root canal, the dead or diseased pulp is taken out, the space that is left is cleaned and then it is shaped and filled.
Dentists in San Diego are concerned with your oral health and thus care about the condition of your mouth and all of your many teeth. At Marcos Ortega DDS we recognize that your teeth help you both eat and speak. You use your teeth to tear, scrape, and chew food, as well as to form words with your tongue. Teeth are an important part of your oral health and Marcos Ortega DDS located in San Diego, California wants to help keep your mouth and teeth healthy.