How to Clean Your Invisalign Trays
One of the greatest advantages of Invisalign is the ability to remove your orthodontic appliances. This perk alone makes it easier for our Kearny Mesa patients to enjoy easier home care or the freedom to eat what they want. But your teeth and gums aren’t the only things that you’ll want to make sure you […]
What is Considered a Dental Emergency?
What constitutes a dental emergency? How can you know whether you need to see our Kearny Mesa dentist the same day, or if it can wait until the next? Understanding what is considered a dental emergency will give you peace of mind and help you protect your smile, regardless of how bad the situation may […]
Teeth Whitening: What’s Involved?
When you want to take your smile to the next level, we can accommodate amazing smile makeovers. Each service is tailored to address your main concerns and goals. Our dentist in Kearny Mesa offers professional teeth whitening near you, to help your smile look brighter, younger, and healthier without any extra treatments. How it Works […]
Wisdom Teeth Removal: When is it Necessary?
Your final set of teeth to erupt are frequently referred to as “wisdom teeth”. Technically they are your third molars, erupting several years after your other permanent teeth develop. Unfortunately, the location at the back of your mouth makes wisdom teeth more susceptible to infections. Many of the oral problems caused by wisdom teeth can […]
What is a Root Canal?
Every tooth in your mouth contains a nerve and blood vessels. Healthy tissues feed your tooth and keep it alive. But sometimes nerves become infected, abscessed, or die because of past trauma. Thankfully, root canal treatment (endodontic therapy) can help you avoid a dental extraction. Root Canals Explained Root canal therapy is required to […]
Five Tips for a Healthier Smile this Holiday Season
Our Kearny Mesa dentist wants you to know that it’s easy to keep your teeth healthy every day. If you’re worried about all of the sweets you’ll be eating over the Christmas break, here are some tips for a healthy smile during the holidays: Drink Tap Water During the Day A great oral care routine […]
Maximize Your Dental Insurance Before It Runs Out
Planning to squeeze in a dental appointment over the holidays? End-of-the-year visits tend to fill up quickly, especially with people being off from work and school. But there’s another reason why you’ll want to be sure to snag an appointment ASAP: your dental insurance benefits are about to run out. Do I Need to Use […]
Popular Types of Dental Implant Treatment
Thinking about getting dental implants? If you have missing teeth, there are various types of dental implants and implant restorations to choose from. But with too many choices, it’s easy to feel a little overwhelmed. At Landmark Dental Arts in Kearny Mesa, we use implants to replace non-restorable teeth, those already missing, or teeth […]
Top 4 Symptoms of Tooth Decay
What are the signs of tooth decay (cavities)? Regardless of the size of your cavity, toothaches and visible dark spots aren’t a given. One of the best options for tooth decay treatment in Kearny Mesa is early diagnosis and intervention. In other words, the sooner we can spot your cavity and treat it, the better […]
How Do I Know When I Need a Dental Crown?
Dental crowns in Kearny Mesa are special restorations that protect the entire portion of your tooth above the gumlines. Sometimes called “caps”, crowns offer added reinforcement for teeth that are too structurally damaged to withstand everyday wear. The types of dental crowns offered by our dentist in Kearny Mesa are tailored to enhance both aesthetics […]