How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Your Diet Can Have an Impact on Your Oral Health

Many people are aware that acidic beverages can affect the strength and feel of their tooth enamel. Even in the short-term you might feel a change in the surface texture after consuming a strongly acidic drink. However, there are other nutritional factors that can also have a long-term impact on... Read more »

A Water Flosser Device Might Help Maintain Good Oral Hygiene With Traditional Braces

The various components of traditional braces create a dynamic matrix capable of correcting your child's misaligned teeth. However, the brackets, bands and wires of this orthodontic system can often create an area that is hard to clean with simple dental floss and a manual toothbrush. If residual food material and... Read more »

Smile Bright With Veneers

Do you dream of having a Hollywood smile? Are you tired of minor cosmetic flaws in your teeth? Ask us how veneers, thin shells of porcelain or resin material that are cemented to the front of the visible teeth to improve their appearance, can help. There are many benefits to... Read more »

Helpful Information About Teeth Whitening

Are your teeth yellowed or stained? If you yearn for a smile that you can show off with pride, look into teeth whitening. Am I a good candidate for teeth whitening? In a general sense, those with all adult teeth and good dental health are candidates for teeth whitening procedures.... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Ortiz Dental San Diego, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry... Read more »