Hypochlorous Acid At The Dentist

Who is making hypochlorous acid for fogging and sterilizing the rooms?  We are!

Is it going to melt through the floors like in Alien? Nope, that’s slightly different.

Hypochlorous acid is widely used as a disinfectant, and it’s highly effective against viral, fungal and bacterial pathogens.

Drill-free, laser root canals without pain or trauma

Need a Root Canal? We Offer a Drill-Free Method Without Trauma & Pain

If and when you find yourself being told you need a root canal, you really should consider talking to us about doing the procedure.

Why?

Because this drill-free, laser method can be performed without trauma and pain.

This method also provides far better decontamination of the root canal system – almost to the point of sterilization. This greatly reduces your chances of having a reinfection later.

Patient in Encinitas office before mercury removal.

Getting A Mercury Filling Worked On? Find A Dentist Trained To Do It Safely

In July, a study published in The Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology found that drilling dental amalgam generates particulate that volatilizes significant amounts of mercury vapor generally for more than an hour after removal. The levels of mercury vapor created by this procedure frequently exceed the safety thresholds of several jurisdictions and agencies.

In other words, you really want to find a dentist trained to remove amalgam safely.

Tooth Extraction

Little To No Pain For Extractions & Root Canals? Here’s Proof

Ahh! What is that, you say? This here is an extracted tooth with a little something extra on it. The patient came in for a different treatment, but we noticed a “pimple” that was draining on the gum. That pimple was a fistula, and it was pus draining from a failing root canal that was performed years prior at another dentist.

Dramatically lit Fotona laser

The Best Dental Laser Available Is Now In Encinitas: No Pain, Gentle, Fast Procedures

Last week I mentioned that we had two big announcements to make. The first of those was the Moonlight Beach Dental Savings Plan, our in-house solution for those that don’t have (or want) dental insurance to receive regular, quality dental care at the most reasonable pricing possible. The second is that we have purchased a…

Digital tooth scan

Video: How working with an AACD certified dental lab benefits you

Lately we’ve been working with a AACD certified dental lab. It’s actually very difficult to find one of these expert technicians that can do a lot of our beautiful porcelain work.

In a previous video, we talked about one-day smiles, where if someone wants a start-to-finish smile design done in one day, but we also use another lab for complex bite and esthetic cases, or cases where we need to do tissue alteration to get the ideal result. For this, we work with a lab here in San Diego that has been doing dentistry here in San Diego for 15 years, but for the past 10 years, he’s been certified by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, which is one of the most prestigious certifications you can get.