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Dental Bone Grafting in La Jolla

When a person needs to have a tooth replaced with a false one, Dr. George Georgaklis may insert an implant into the jawbone to hold the dental crown in place. If the area has been damaged or eroded by periodontal disease or other infections, there may not be enough bone to support the dental implant.Dr. Georgaklis has the ability to grow bone where needed. The bone grafting procedure builds up the bone tissue increasing the height or width of the jawbone and fill in voids and defects in the bone. […]

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Tooth Extraction at Our San Diego Practice

Some teeth are extracted because they are severely decayed; others may have advanced periodontal disease, or have broken in a way that cannot be repaired. Other teeth may need removal because they are poorly positioned in the mouth (such as impacted teeth), or in preparation for orthodontic treatment at our La Jolla dental office. […]

Tooth-Colored Fillings with Dr. George Georgaklis

In the past, metal fillings were the norm if you had cavities. Of course, they were very noticeable when in place, but they weren’t just unsightly. Metal fillings actually posed a number of dental health problems as well. For instance, metal fillings could expand or contract slightly in extreme heat or cold, potentially harming the structure of the tooth. What’s more, these metal fillings sometimes contained traces of mercury, which is a dangerous and highly toxic substance. […]

Cosmetic Dentistry Treatment Options in La Jolla

Below are some of the options available to you if you are looking to enhance your smile through cosmetic dentistry at Cosmetic Dentistry & Orthodontics of San Diego. […]

Dental Implants – Dr. George Georgaklis

Removable dental restorations such as dentures and dental bridges are effective solutions for missing teeth, but if you want a hold that is extremely secure, you need to consider dental implants. Dental implants are artificial tooth roots that are surgically anchored into a patient’s gum tissue and jawbone. Given the strength of the dental implants, this is the most effective restorative dentistry treatment for missing teeth at our San Diego practice. […]

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Dr. Georgaklis, What Are Lingual Braces?

Lingual braces work like traditional braces but are invisible. The brackets are fastened to the insides – or the “lingual” side – of your teeth and are hidden from view, so no one will know you are wearing them. Lingual braces straighten teeth within the same amount of time metal braces do and according to each patient’s individual need. Lingual braces are great for teens and adult professionals who would benefit from more confidence as a result of the invisibility of lingual braces while maintaining great dental health. […]

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What is Laser Dentistry?

Laser dentistry refers to the use of lasers in dental care. This means the use of diagnostic lasers as well as the use of lasers that contour and reshape the structures in the mouth. […]

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Cosmetic Dentistry of La Jolla University City Area

Cosmetic Dentistry & Orthodontics of San Diego – La Jolla University City Area Cosmetic Dentistry At Cosmetic Dentistry & Orthodontics of San Diego, we are committed to providing patients with and excellent cosmetic dentistry experience. Dr. George Georgaklis and his trained staff of dental professionals will strive always to meet your goals and ensure that all of your questions and concerns are addressed. Serving the greater San Diego area, our cosmetic dentistry practice is well equipped to meet and exceed your needs. […]

Invisalign at our La Jolla Office

Invisalign® is the Invisible Alternative to Braces Rather than the metal brackets and wires of the past, the Invisalign® system consists of a series of clear plastic aligner trays. The aligners are made of a sturdy plastic that will not break or warp while in place. The Invisalign® aligners are worn at all times save for when eating and drinking or when cleaning the teeth. These Invisalign® aligners will not cause irritation to the lips and can be cleaned easily. […]

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La Jolla Orthodontics

At Cosmetic Dentistry & Orthodontics of San Diego, we offer comprehensive orthodontic care with a focus on comfort and effectiveness of treatment. When you visit our office, we will strive to ensure that the appearance of your smile is quickly enhanced and that your dental health will endure for years to come. […]

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Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain Veneers Dental problems can come in many different forms. Whether it’s chips, cracks, stains, or misalignments, these problems can have a negative impact on the appearance of your smile. Thankfully, you can count on Cosmetic Dentistry & Orthodontics of San Diego in La Jolla for a solution: porcelain veneers. Using porcelain veneers, Dr. George Georgaklis can restore the beauty of your smile with results that are so good that no one will realize that you’ve undergone any dental work. […]

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