1. Zirconia Implants vs. Titanium Implants

    Whether it’s discoloration, spacing issues, or crooked teeth, getting the smile that you’ve always wanted is no longer impossible. What once took months or even years to accomplish can be done with the help of zirconia implants. In just a few appointments, our team will be able to provide you wi…Read More

  2. Common Causes of Yellowing Teeth

    A bright white smile is something that everyone would love to have. This isn’t so surprising when you consider that a smile is one of the first things that you share with both your loved ones and strangers alike. Unfortunately, there are so many different things that go against those desires and l…Read More

  3. Safe Amalgam Filling Replacement

    " Metal fillings can put your health at risk.” AMALGAM FILLING REPLACEMENT: SAFE, HEALTHY, PRETTY For more than a hundred and fifty years, metal amalgam fillings were the standard in general dentistry practice. But advances in technology have given us a better option. Santa Monica dentist Dr. Ana …Read More

  4. Santa Monica Cosmetic Dentistry

    Enhance your unique beauty Do you ever gaze at yourself in the mirror and wonder how much better you would look if your teeth were only a little nicer, straighter or whiter? Have you considered cosmetic dentistry as an option because you would really like to love the way you look? Do you hesitate b…Read More

  5. TMJ Face & Sinus Pain

    The cause of face and sinus pain can be identified through careful examination If face pain is your constant companion, it can be the source of great frustration. Tenderness in your jaw, pain in your teeth, and sinus pain can make your life miserable. If all measures have failed to bring you relief …Read More

  6. Teeth Whitening

    "Without a doubt teeth whitening treatment is the easiest, most cost effective way to improve your smile." Teeth whitening, or bleaching, is a simple, non-toxic, non-invasive treatment we use to brighten the color of your tooth enamel to enhance the beauty of your smile. The procedure is performed f…Read More

  7. Increased Accident Risk for Sleep Apnea Sufferers

    People with sleep apnea are twice as likely to be involved in an auto accident as those who enjoy uninterrupted sleep. Researchers from the Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute and the University of British Columbia studied 1600 people, some with and some without apnea and found that sleep ap…Read More

  8. Fluoride Treatments and Teeth Staining

    While fluoride is effective in helping children and adults prevent tooth decay, excessive fluoride exposure—especially during childhood—can result in teeth stains. If you feel self-conscious about your smile due to teeth discoloration, a professional teeth whitening treatment may be able…Read More

  9. Durability of Porcelain Veneers

    Porcelain veneers may sound fragile, but they're not. Porcelain veneers are made of an advanced ceramic composite material that is highly durable, especially when bonded to your natural teeth. How durable? The durability of porcelain veneers has been studied extensively by many researchers. The leng…Read More