Escondido, CA Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Implants & Root Canals
Carlson Dental offers a full array of dental services to help you maintain healthy teeth. You can read more on this page about specific services.
- Digital X-rays
- Cosmetic Techniques
- Metal Free Crowns
- Tooth Colored Fillings
- Cemented/Permanent Bridges
- Full and Partial Dentures
- Dental Implant Crowns and Bridges
- Dental Implant Retained Dentures
Initial Oral Examination
Your initial oral examination includes a visual examination, charting, periodontal probing, diagnosis and treatment recommendations. We will also take comprehensive x-rays, which includes a full set images. This allows our doctor to properly diagnose your overall oral health.
Invisalign is a tooth straightening service that uses a series of clear trays to move teeth over a period of time. It is useful in minor orthodontic movements such as crowding, rotated teeth or uneven teeth. The dentist would need to evaluate if Invisalign is an option based on the complexity of the orthodontic problem.
Implants are synthetic structures that are placed in the area of the tooth normally occupied by the root. Implants are anchored to the jawbone or metal framework on the bone and act as a foundation for an artificial tooth or permanent bridge. In some cases, implants can be used to attach dentures. Read More...
Veneers are thin pieces of porcelain or plastic cemented over the front of your teeth to change their color or shape. Veneers are used on teeth with uneven surfaces or are chipped, discolored, oddly shaped, unevenly spaced or crooked. Read More...
Crowns and Bridges
Crowns are synthetic caps, usually made of a material like porcelain, placed on the top of a tooth. Crowns are typically used to restore a tooth's function and appearance following a restorative procedure such as a root canal. When decay in a tooth has become so advanced that large portions of the tooth must be removed, crowns are often used to restore the tooth. Read More...
Whitening procedures have effectively restored the smile of people with stained, dull, or discolored teeth.The darker tissue of your teeth, the dentin, can become exposed as the outer layer of enamel is worn away by the effects of aging or things like caffeine and tobacco. Read More...
Simple toothaches can often be relieved by rinsing the mouth to clear it of debris and other matter. Sometimes, a toothache can be caused or aggravated by a piece of debris lodged between the tooth and another tooth. Avoid placing an aspirin between your tooth and gum to relieve pain, because the dissolving aspirin can actually harm your gum tissue. Read More...