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What are the Benefits of Full Mouth Reconstruction? October 13, 2017

Full mouth reconstruction is an excellent way to take back your life and make your smile whole again. This process uses a range of treatments to repair or replace your teeth along your lower and upper jaws. With this incredibly transformative surgery, your mouth will be at its healthiest.  Full Mouth Reconstruction Takes Your Teeth […]

Cost of Porcelain Veneers in Los AngelesOctober 2, 2017

Receiving porcelain veneers can be a pricy solution to dental reconstruction. Looking for competitively priced porcelain veneers can be a challenge. Typically, porcelain veneers starts at $1,000 a tooth and can cost up to $3,500 depending on the surgeon that you go to. Pricing Porcelain Veneers in Los Angeles The best way to find the […]

Traditional Dental Implants vs. All on 4 Dental ImplantsSeptember 26, 2017

Dental implants are clearly the best option available for patients to replace any missing or damaged teeth. Beverly Hills all on 4 dental implants provide a solution for anyone, whether it is only an individual tooth that needs to be replaced or even if the patient needs their entire mouth reconstructed. The benefits of each […]

A Guide to All On Four Dental Implant ProcedureSeptember 19, 2017

All on four dental implants are one of the more highly recommended alternatives to dentures. As one is one of the most popular dental reconstructive methods, the all on four procedure replaces all the teeth on the lower or upper with only four implants. With this procedure dentists can replace the whole smile in a […]

What you need to know about Porcelain Veneers Los Angeles, CASeptember 12, 2017

People are always obsessed with Hollywood smiles, and some will do anything just to have those great smiles. To have such great smiles takes more than teeth whitening; these artistes in Hollywood are using dental veneers, also called veneers. Los Angeles is full is people trying to better their smiles. Many people in Sherman Oaks […]

At What Age Should Kids Start Brushing their Own Teeth?September 5, 2017

Perhaps you have wondered when you should let your kids brush their own teeth and not have them leave slimy plague on their teeth. There is no specific age when kids start brushing, some can start early and others start late.  The question of when kids can start brushing their teeth was studied by two […]

What If My Fillings Fall Out? Don’t Panic; You Can Have Them ReplacedAugust 29, 2017

Fillings cover cavities. It is common for fillings to fall out and as such, when they do, do not fret. You can have old fillings replaced. Sometimes, fillings just become loose because of long periods of use, and at other times because there is decay beneath them. Your LA doctor will establish the cause of […]

Why Visit Your Los Angeles Dentist RegularlyAugust 22, 2017

You need to visit a dentist every six months. But this is not an appointment that everyone looks forward to despite its importance. You do not want to go looking for the best cosmetic dentist in Los Angeles when you develop a teeth problem. By then, you will have a lot of factors to consider, […]

Pros and Cons of All-on-4 Dental ImplantsAugust 15, 2017

All-on-4 dental implants are a great solution to tooth loss or decay. With a quick procedure and recovery time, low restrictions on your life, and no need to remove them at night, they are the next best thing after real teeth. At Southland Dental Care, we are committed to making sure that you get the […]

Same-Day Teeth With All-on-4 Implants in Los AngelesAugust 7, 2017

Are you missing teeth? Are your teeth rotting away? Do you have a condition that could lead to tooth loss? Are you tired of dealing with dentures? If you answered yes to any of these questions but don’t want new teeth to take over your life, come to Southland Dental and try All-on-4 dental implants […]

A Complete Guide to All-on-6 Dental Implants Los Angeles, CAAugust 1, 2017

Are you sick of your dentures? Are your teeth in need of repair, but the prospect of dentures seems a little off-putting? Southland Dental Care, one of the best Los Angeles dental implant offices, can help. With state of the art equipment and the best professionals we can find, we are dedicated to giving you […]

Dr. Delaram Hanookai DDSJuly 27, 2017

Delaram Hanookai DDS. excels in advanced dental surgery Over 15 years, Dr. Delaram Hanookai has established a record of excellence in advanced dental work. Her patients tell of her superior skills, her ability to avoid pain in surgical procedures, and her friendly and caring approach. Indeed, few can doubt that award-winning periodontist & dental implant […]

Annie’s Journey to Porcelain Veneers in Los Angeles, CAJuly 23, 2017

Everyone admires perfect teeth, but most decide that those are only for celebrities and models. In Sherman Oaks, CA, Annie decided that she deserved to have red carpet worthy teeth, too. With Southland Dental Care, she made the leap to get porcelain veneers, proving that celebrity teeth aren’t just for celebrities. Why Annie Started Her […]

A Complete Guide to All-on-4 Dental Implants Los Angeles, CAJuly 16, 2017

Tooth loss is a major problem in today’s adult population. It can be a result of many different problems, from gum diseases to dental trauma. In the past, poor-fitting, uncomfortable dentures have been the only solution to this problem. Then, invasive and uncomfortable dental implants provided a far from perfect alternative. Now, Southland Dental Care […]

Benefits of Having a Cosmetic Dentist and Periodontist in One OfficeAugust 15, 2016

Southland Dental Care in Los Angeles is a unique practice since the husband and wife team of Dr. Michael Abaian, D.D.S. and Dr. Delaram Hanookai, D.D.S., M.S. have brought their separate specialties to one practice to offer you comprehensive care. Whether your oral predicament involves a cavity, a slightly dull smile or a gaping hole, […]

Why Some Dental Implants FailAugust 2, 2016

If you have one or more missing teeth, dental implants from Southland Dental Care could be the answer. Implants are prosthetic teeth that look and perform much like your natural teeth. Although Dr. Hanookai has the highest success rate of any area dentist, implants can and do fail periodically. To ensure your dental implants are […]

Why Are Porcelain Veneers So Expensive?July 25, 2016

Many people in Los Angeles who are looking for a sparkling smile end up deciding that veneers are the best way to meet their goals of straighter, whiter teeth. However, some are surprised to learn that porcelain veneers can be a little pricey when compared to basic dental fillings. In order to understand the reason […]

How to Prevent Gum DiseaseJuly 15, 2016

Gum disease is one of the of the most frequent dental health problems. As a matter of fact, it is a more dominant cause of tooth loss than tooth decay, making it essential to learn more about how it happens and the prevention measures. Also called periodontal disease, it is present to some degree in […]

Facts About Osteoporosis and Dental ImplantsJune 10, 2016

Osteoporosis and dental implants do not mix for people who want strong teeth. The risks of cracks and fractures are higher for those who have this bone disease. Fortunately, there are medications and treatments made to reduce the symptoms. All teeth are different, so people must receive thorough dental evaluations to see if they qualify […]

Brushing Your Teeth Lowers Your Risk of CancerJune 6, 2016

Everyone knows that they need to brush their teeth, floss regularly and use mouthwash, but most people think that those steps will only help improve their dental health. According to a new study, brushing regularly may also help reduce your risk of cancer. Cancer is one of the leading causes of death in America. Annual […]

Teeth Whitening Procedures for Sensitive TeethJune 3, 2016

Sensitive teeth does not have to be a negative result for teeth whitening. Sensitive teeth often react with a jolt of pain or discomfort when you eat or drink something hot or cold. Whitening can make this reaction even stronger. We offer you comfortable teeth whitening treatments that can give you the smile you want […]

How Successful Are Dental ImplantsJune 1, 2016

A dental implant may still seem like an exotic option for many dental patients, but they are increasingly becoming a valid choice for those suffering from tooth loss. Over 90% of modern implants made by high quality sources are successful. A typical successful dental patient will enjoy ten years of implant use, with a little […]

Porcelain Veneers to Fix Broken TeethApril 3, 2016

A broken tooth may be the last thing on a person’s mind, but it could occur when least expected. It could result from fighting, falling or eating. Fortunately, a broken or chipped tooth can be fixed by any dentist. The dentist will most likely suggest a porcelain veneer to fix the appearance of the tooth. […]

Learn When You Need a Sinus Lift When Replacing a ToothApril 2, 2016

A sinus lift, also called a maxillary sinus floor augmentation procedure, is a surgical procedure whose goal is to add more bone to a patient’s upper jaw area in order to better support the placement of dental implants. A periodontist or maxillofacial surgeon performs a sinus lift by lifting the sinus membrane upward to make […]

Pearly Whites for Valentine’s DayFebruary 1, 2016

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. You may be looking for a gift to give to your significant other or planning a candle-lit dinner date, but have you given any consideration to how your smile will look for the big day? Your smile is among the first things people notice when meeting or speaking […]

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