Catherine’s Waterlase® Laser Gum Lift Experience
After completing a teeth whitening procedure for his patient, Catherine, Dr. Robert Rioseco suggested he could quickly fix her uneven upper gum line with a simple laser procedure. Having been bothered by excess gum tissue for some time, Catherine trusted Dr. Rioseco’s expertise and chose to proceed with a laser gum lift. Using the advanced Waterlase® laser and his keen […]
How Much Do Dental Implants Cost?
Dental implants can be a wise long-term investment in the health and beauty of your smile. As an effective method for replacing missing teeth with highly functional, secure, and aesthetically pleasing results, dental implants are the most natural tooth restoration available. For these reasons, dental implants are a popular option among our patients who are looking to replace one tooth […]
How Do I Choose the Right Dentist for My Dental Implants?
Dental implants have become a popular method for tooth replacement due to the functional, natural-looking, and long-lasting results than can be achieved with superior implant dentistry. While many dental professionals offer dental implants, it is important to determine which have the necessary qualifications and experience to accomplish your desired outcome. The internet certainly has made it a lot easier to […]
How Do CEREC® Crowns and Lab-Made Crowns Differ?
When comparing dental crowns made with the in-office CEREC® system and crowns fabricated by a ceramicist in a dental laboratory, it is important to analyze each method with respect to the following points: Durability – Both CEREC® and lab-made crowns can be constructed from a wide variety of ceramic materials. Speak to Dr. Robert Rioseco about which material he plans […]
How Long Will My CEREC® Crown(s) Last?
For many individuals, CEREC® crowns have been touted to last over 25 years. The durable ceramic material they are created from and the precision with which they are designed typically result in superior fit and strength. The latest CEREC® software packages and machines create incredibly accurate tooth restorations based on advanced 3D imaging technology. The restorations are precisely customized to […]
Waterlase Laser Treatments For Virtually Pain-Free Smile Improvement
At The Center for Cosmetic Dentistry, our patients often seek a smile that is both healthy and beautiful. The Waterlase Laser is an innovative technological advancement designed by Biolase® that can improve the comfort and precision of a wide range of general and cosmetic dentistry procedures while getting you in and out of the office faster. By combining focused light […]
Vita Easyshade: New Technology to Give Dental Restorations a Natural Appearance
For most of our patients at The Center for Cosmetic Dentistry, one of the main goals of porcelain veneer or dental crown procedures is to achieve results that look as natural as possible. While we have always strived to match the shade of restorations with each patient’s natural tooth color, a recent technological innovation has revolutionized the way we decide […]
Smile Transformation through Full Mouth Reconstruction
Is your smile suffering from multiple dental problems? When dental issues go undetected, unaddressed, or are improperly treated, they can instigate a domino effect, leading to more serious and widespread problems that significantly impact your dental health. For individuals facing dental problems of this magnitude it is important to know that there is a comprehensive solution available – full mouth […]