At La Costa Dental Excellence, we enjoy providing guidance on oral health. We know that optimal dental health depends on accurate information. General Dental Procedures Suppose you need a cavity filled or want to restore a tooth with a dental implant. We make sure we explain all procedures and answer our patients’ questions. We also […]
How Often Should I Replace My Toothbrush?
As I stand over my sink and ponder the frayed bristles of my number one toothbrush, I question whether I should replace it. It’s a good question. We all brush our teeth on a daily basis. Like a good pair of jeans, it seems the more we use a toothbrush, the more comfortable it gets. […]
Are You Smiling?
Hello Carlsbad! Welcome to La Costa Dental Excellence, and we have been here serving the San Marcos area since 1988. We are constantly striving to cater to the oral health needs of our patients, and we hope that you might be one of these patients soon! One innovative way that we keep our patients and […]
Hello! Today’s dental article is for people with stained teeth. Do you think your teeth are too stained for teeth whitening to have any effect? Think again. At La Costa Dental Excellence in Carlsbad, we are whitening smiles for patients with both intrinsic and extrinsic stains. Extrinsic stains are caused by dark colored foods and […]
Is Your Smile In A World Of Hurt?
Do you have extreme tooth damage, bone loss, or few or no teeth still intact? This post is for San Marcos area residents whose mouths are in a world of hurt. First off, we feel for you. We understand how severe dental dilemmas influence you every day of your life. Whatever the cause of the […]
Sleep Apnea and Headaches: What Dental Patients Need to Know
Frequent headaches can be a debilitating symptom of a serious condition called sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is a common disorder where your breathing repeatedly stops and starts as you sleep. It can cause a variety of health problems, including hypertension, heart disease, and diabetes. Sleep apnea can also affect the quality of your sleep, leading […]