Healthy Living Starts With A Smile

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What comes to mind when you hear the term “healthy living?” A dinner plate with a grilled chicken breast and steamed vegetables? The sound of your feet rhythmically hitting the ground on your favorite jogging trail? A cholesterol test indicating that your arteries are looking good? If you pictured a white, healthy smile or a…


Affordable Dentistry In Carlsbad

A perceived lack of affordable dentistry is one of the biggest reasons many people in our community avoid going to the dentist. However, the truth is that affordable dentistry is available in Carlsbad at La Costa Dental Excellence. We provide top-quality services at competitive prices. Whether you need Invisalign, implant supported dentures, or porcelain veneers,…


Be Wise About Your Wisdom Teeth, Encinitas

Be Wise About Your Wisdom Teeth, Encinitas

Hi, We’re Drs. Stephen and Kimberly Dankworth, and today in the Carlsbad dental blog we will be discussing the often misunderstood subject of wisdom teeth. Wisdom teeth are sometimes called the third molars because they are even farther back in the mouth than the two sets of regular molars we all have. These four teeth…


What’s On Your Dental Wish List?

What Is On Your Dental Wish List?

A cosmetic dental consultation is informative and enjoyable. As the patient, you’ll have the opportunity to describe your goals and expectations. If this is your first visit to the practice, you’ll discover whether you feel comfortable with our dentist and other members of the treatment team. Successful cosmetic dentistry consultations help us provide the highest…


Are You Getting Your Dose Of D?

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Most Encinitas people know that vitamin D is important for healthy teeth and bones, but many of us fail to get adequate amounts. Today’s article is a friendly reminder to our patients – especially expectant mothers – about the importance of vitamin D. Here is a sampling of vitamin D findings from around the web:…