December 12, 2020

Are You Getting a Deep Dental Cleaning? This Is What You Need to Know

Ah yes, deep cleaning teeth. The procedure that most people find out about when they already have one scheduled. But It’s okay though, most people don’t really differentiate it from regular dental cleanings, and it’s probably because deep dental cleanings are only carried out when necessary. This time, we’ll explain this procedure so you’ll know what to expect when going into your appointment or figuring out if it’s something you might need.  What Is Deep Cleaning Teeth? First, it’s important to clarify that deep dental cleaning is not better than regular dental cleaning. This procedure is […]
December 9, 2020
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Top 5: Ways You Can Return Smiles to People Just As Dentists Do

This year has been a tough one, many events have impacted the world, and we all have experienced its consequences, including your San Diego dentist.  And still, we do our best to keep going and wake up every day to fight and learn new things. However, it is not the same for everybody. Some people were more affected than others, which is where we play a significant role. At Serena Family & Cosmetic Dentistry, we love getting involved with society’s most important causes and those who are closer to our hearts. That is why we’ll give […]
December 5, 2020
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Is The Dentist’s Office Safe During The Pandemic? You Need to Read This!

Dentist covid precautions are essential for our well-being, from continually washing our hands to brushing our teeth to avoid plaque accumulation; their tips can make our trips to the dentist much safer and comfortable. Dental offices just like ours know that their services are necessary; that is why they are still open. And continue providing treatments to their patients. But in order to stop the virus from spreading across large amounts of the population, dentist covid precautions are the key to staying safe during these times. Several dental centers maintain their doors open to patients and […]
December 3, 2020
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The Zygomatic Implants Procedure You Should Know About

There are different ways in which it is possible to install dental implants in a person’s mouth. There is a very well-known procedure of getting small screw-like implants inserted in the low or upper jaw. The more unconventional method consists of getting much longer implants placed in the cheekbone, also known as Zygomatic dental implants. It is a procedure designed specifically for people who don’t have enough bone structure to get the typical implant surgery, hence why they are quite unusual. Zygomatic implants consist of less invasive intervention and fewer clinic visits. Besides, patients don’t have […]
November 26, 2020

Why Are Dental Checkups Important? How Long does Dental Check Up Take?

We all want a healthy body, and what best than to start with a dental check-up. Oral health should be one of our main priorities when we talk about our self-care. Many may not consider that our dental well-being directly impacts our body’s health; however, regular dental check-ups are essential even though you should get two per year.  If you don’t have much experience with going to the dentist and have some concerns about it, we’ll gladly walk you through the steps that commonly take place during a regular dental check-up: Your dentist will evaluate your […]
November 24, 2020

How Should Children Care For Their Baby Teeth?

Newborns are born without teeth, but these will start to slowly come out as the baby begins to grow up and develop. They are generally known as baby teeth. Usually, they start showing at the ages of 4 and 12 months. Most babies tend to grow their two front teeth in the bottom section of their mouths. Right around the mark of six months, the child’s teeth have fully appeared or, at the very least, start showing signs of arrival. And, all their teeth should be prominent right around the ages of two to three. Dentists […]