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Top 5 Cosmetic Dentistry Treatments to Consider

Top 5 Cosmetic Dentistry Treatments to Consider

Are you considering a smile makeover? What is considered cosmetic dentistry can vary, depending on your oral health and aesthetic needs. Our dentist in Downtown San Diego offers a wide range of cosmetic dentistry treatments to enhance your best accessory: your smile! Since every smile makeover is unique, what is a cosmetic dentistry treatment for …

September 1, 2021
Do I Have a Cavity? Common Symptoms of Decay in Teeth

Do I Have a Cavity? Common Symptoms of Decay in Teeth

Tooth decay symptoms can often be difficult to spot. While most people wait for a painful toothache to develop, other warning signs may be less obvious. But the best tooth decay treatment calls for early intervention, which is why it’s crucial to recognize tooth decay symptoms as early as possible. If you’re in-between dental checkups …

August 6, 2021
How to Get a Summer-Ready Smile

How to Get a Summer-Ready Smile

Whether you’re planning a big cross-country vacation, getting ready to spend time at the beach, finally taking that delayed anniversary trip, or you’re about to see loved ones for the first time since before the pandemic, there’s one thing that you’re sure to take with you: your smile. With the help of our dentist in …

July 1, 2021
Featured in San Diego Magazine’s “San Diego Faces of Healthcare 2020”

Featured in San Diego Magazine’s “San Diego Faces of Healthcare 2020”

Looking for a premier, modern dental office? Downtown San Diego County dentists at Fifth Avenue Dental Arts were recently included in the special edition of Faces of Healthcare Downtown San Diego 2020. This annual publication of San Diego Magazine includes the latest healthcare trends, expert health insights, and need-to-know names when it comes to general …

June 3, 2021
Why You Never Leave the Dentist Without Scheduling Your Next Appointment

Why You Never Leave the Dentist Without Scheduling Your Next Appointment

When most of us have plans — take a doctor’s appointment or dinner reservation for instance — we typically aren’t reserving them more than a few weeks ahead of time. So why is it that your dentist Downtown San Diego always seems to book your preventative care appointment six months in advance, at your currently …

May 3, 2021
What are Porcelain Veneers?

What are Porcelain Veneers?

  Porcelain veneers are thin, custom-made pieces of tooth-shaped porcelain that are bonded to your teeth to help you achieve the ultimate smile makeover. Porcelain dental veneers in Downtown San Diego are especially popular because they can completely transform even the most worn teeth and help you gain self-confidence. The treatment is also a life-saver …

April 2, 2021
10 Reasons to Choose Dental Implants for Missing Teeth

10 Reasons to Choose Dental Implants for Missing Teeth

Dental implants are changing the way people live. Millions of Americans are missing teeth and replacement with implants are becoming one of the most popular ways to restore a smile with confidence. Dental implants not only restore function and feel like natural teeth, but offer the most aesthetic solution of all dental restorations. Whether you …

March 1, 2021
Lose The Missing Tooth, Get A Dental Implant

Lose The Missing Tooth, Get A Dental Implant

There is no question dental implants are one of the leading treatment options for missing teeth. Whether you lost a tooth from trauma or tooth decay, the experience can be traumatizing. There are changes cosmetically, but also tooth loss can affect surrounding areas of mouth like your gums and bone quality. Dental implants in Downtown …

January 25, 2021
Covid Safety Protocols

Covid Safety Protocols

Thank you for continuing to trust Fifth Avenue Dental Arts with your oral health needs. While we have always taken extraordinary precautions to keep our team and patients safe, we have been hard at work these last few months updating protocols in response to COVID-19. We continue to follow all guidelines from the CDC and …

January 4, 2021
Your Comprehensive Guide to Sedation Dentistry

Your Comprehensive Guide to Sedation Dentistry

  If the idea of visiting your dentist for a six-month check-up fills you with an overwhelming sense of stress and worry, you’re not alone. In fact, you may be among the 15% of people suffering from ongoing dental anxiety. Fear of the dentist is common, but don’t let it stop you from getting the regular …

December 9, 2020