Because an uneven bite can create far more than issues with appearance, Dr. Martin Thurston has based his orthodontic career on helping people correct bite issued and attain the highest level of oral health. His interest in nutrition and body fitness/joint mechanics supports his goal and has given him an added perspective on how to correct misaligned teeth and jaws so that you can enjoy a healthy smile that functions as it should. This allows you to live a life with a stunning healthy smile and bite.
Dr. Christy Lam loves kids and has based her career as a pediatric dentist in San Diego on helping kids become passionate about maintaining excellent oral health. Her gentle, understanding nature and ease with children helps them understand what she is doing with their mouth, and why its important. Giving kids a firm foundation for health and development underlies everything she does.
Born in Brooklyn, Dr. Michael Amodeo was raised in Rancho Bernardo and is passionate about helping our neighborhood kids attain the excellent oral health that helps them excel in all areas of their life. From teaching them how to take great care of their teeth to providing a fun and friendly environment for their visits, Dr. Amodeo treats your kids as though they were his own.
On staff at Radys Childrens Hospital, Dr. Lori Good takes great care to coordinate our practices efforts to provide the best possible care for our patients with special needs, including those with Cleft Lip/Palate and other craniofacial anomalies and syndromes. With kindness and compassion, she takes the time to connect with those under her care while creating an experience that helps them look forward to their next dental visit. From instructions to using a gentle hand while clearly explaining what she is doing, Dr. Good uses terms that your children understand.
Caring for your or your childs smile is Dr. Brittany Fischers passion. With tenderness and compassion, she always takes the time to understand your needs and works with you to meet them. She also makes it her focus to help you understand how to best take care of your smile so you can enjoy it for many years to come.
His passion for helping others extends to expanding our team and practice offerings, and his small pediatric practice has grown to include the specialists that can help your family through all stages of their dental development. Dr. Dixon is committed to helping you feel confident youve found your San Diego family dentists for the lifetime of your beautiful smiles.
Relationships are the foundation of what we do that includes both creating long-term relationships with you and your children and the relationships we foster within our winning team. For over 40 years, we have been serving our city and its surrounding communities, developing deep roots with partnerships and education in our schools, and working with medical professionals to optimize our patients' oral and overall health. Our team values honest, open communication and provides the same level of care we would demand for our own loved ones. With caring and expertise, our team works hard to help you achieve your goals for a healthy, beautiful smile for life!
At San Diego Dental Specialists, our orthodontists do more than straighten teeth. Our approach to orthodontics focuses on creating harmony with facial features, excellent jaw positioning to maximize function, and building self-confidence. As always, if you have questions at any time during your, or your child's treatment, please ask.
Traditional metal braces are the most common braces offered by San Diego orthodontists. Metal brackets are bonded to the teeth and connected by a thin metal archwire. With pressure, the metal braces can guide teeth to their correct position while the archwire is periodically adjusted and tightened.
Damon Clear Braces is a frictionless and clear brace system that moves teeth with lighter and comfortable wires. Instead of using abrupt heavy forces, Damon Braces use a light and continuous force to move the teeth, giving stunning results!
These clear, thermoplastic aligners are used to straighten teeth effortlesslyfor both TEENS AND ADULTS!Since Invisalign is almost invisible, they are aesthetically pleasing to the eye. Plus, the aligners are removable for easy brushing and eating.
At San Diego Dental Specialists, our highly trained dentists will help your whole family keep their smiles healthy! From your littlest ones to the most senior, our team is thoroughly trained to provide care for your specific needs with your comfort and convenience at the forefront. We welcome you to call today!
San Diego Dental Specialists provides highly specialized dental services for all ages, including general and prosthodontic treatments for adults, such as dentures and implants. With preventive, cosmetic, and restorative services, we can help adults and children achieve a lifetime of oral health and beautiful smiles.
Meet the doctor and discuss your personal oral health needs and desires. Here youll learn what we find during your through exam while we work with you to determine the personalized approach that works best for you. Whether we set up a regular care schedule, design a treatment plan to address decay or gum issues, or discuss your cosmetic concerns, this is your chance to tell us what you like and dont like about your smile and general oral health. Then we work with you to help you meet your goals.
Prosthodontics is a dental specialty focused on the replacement of damaged or lost teeth. As the name implies, prosthodontics involves the design and creation of teeth prosthesis or dental restorations. A prosthodontist understands that replacing missing teeth involves more than what's on the surface, but will consider: