It’s almost time to wrap up what no one can deny has been a pretty strange year. And while the holidays may still seem far away, there’s never been a better time to start planning a visit to your dentist in San Marcos — especially if you have dental insurance! Most insurance plans are based on a calendar year, meaning your benefits are set to expire when the clock runs out on 2017. Any money you have accrued toward your deductible will be lost and you will begin again at $0.
San Marcos Gentle Dental Blog
September 30, 2017
August 2, 2017
When it comes to the health of your family, choosing the right dentist is just as important as having the right doctor on call. Of course, when looking for a dentist on the internet, you’re instantly given thousands of search results you need to sift through. You simply don’t have time to read through all of these sites—isn’t there a faster way to figure out if a dentist is right for you and your family? Fortunately, there is! Here are the 3 key things you should look for when choosing a dentist in San Marcos. (more…)
July 3, 2017
When an unexpected medical emergency happens, you know to call 911 immediately, but do you know what to do when one occurs with the teeth? If you are like most people, you do not know how to react or what is even considered to be a dental emergency. As a result, panic can set in or you could end up delaying care. Now, a situation that could have easily been treated by your emergency dentist in San Marcos has led to needing to have the tooth removed. To prevent this from occurring, you need to respond accordingly to save it from needing to be extracted.
June 20, 2017
Are you tired of feeling insecure about your crooked or gapped teeth? When you live with a misaligned smile, your confidence is not the only area that suffers. Your dental health is negatively impacted as well. Your teeth are more difficult to clean, increasing your risk for tooth decay and gum disease. To protect the health of your smile, it is important to invest in orthodontics. However, at San Marcos Gentle Dental, we understand that you are concerned about wearing metal braces, which is why we offer a less noticeable treatment with Invisalign in San Marcos. Now, you can discreetly straighten your smile and improve your oral health without wires and brackets using an FDA-approved treatment.
May 7, 2017
Do your palms get sweaty and does your heart start to race at just the thought of visiting the dentist? If so, you are not alone. In fact, it is estimated that as many as 40 million people have dental fears and phobias that are similar to yours. As a result, roughly 15% of Americans delay dental care because they are not comfortable with the experience. Now, you can conquer your fears to make your dental health a priority with your sedation dentist in San Marcos. Dr. J. Robert Donnelly offers sedation dentistry to help patients who have unique needs when it comes to their dental care.