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Posted in Gum Disease, News and Information, Oral Systemic Health

Did you know that an estimated 80% of adults in America have periodontal (gum) disease? In fact, most people will experience the condition at some point in their lives. Gum disease is the most common source of inflammation in the body. Individuals often may not even know they have it until it has progressed to advanced stages. Periodontal disease and Gingivitis are caused by infectious bacteria present in the mouth and are contagious. Gum disease can cause bleeding and irritated gums, chronic bad breath, loose teeth, and even tooth loss. But much more importantly, it has also been connected with…

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Posted in Press Releases, Technology

Dr. Michael Fulbright explains how advanced imaging systems such as the Digital Smile Design Concept and GALILEOS® 3D technology are changing the future of dentistry for both doctors and patients. Redondo Beach, CA – Technological progress in the field of dentistry over the last several decades has yielded a number of advances for patients. Dental implants for missing teeth, oral conscious sedation techniques, and tooth-colored fillings are just a few of the many options that have made it possible for patients to attain better results for common dental issues and a more pleasant overall treatment experience. With that in mind,…

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Posted in News and Information

Dr. Michael Fulbright and our team here at Fulbright Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry are proud to have sponsored a number of talented women who recently competed in popular beauty pageants across the Southern California coast. Many of the winning contestants will continue on to the next level of pageants taking place in May. These young women are some of the best of their generation and we are so excited to see their bright smiles light up the winner’s circle! Our practice serves as sponsors for: Miss Malibu Coasts Teen Miss Beach Cities (contestants for this pageant receive state-of-the-art KöR® Teeth…

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Posted in News and Information, Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain veneers are designed to address a wide array of common cosmetic concerns simultaneously. With the ability to conceal chips, cracks, gaps, tooth discoloration, and mild cases of tooth misalignment, porcelain veneers are one of our most popular cosmetic dentistry procedures. If you find yourself covering your mouth when you laugh or smile, porcelain veneers can reinstill a sense of pride in the appearance of your teeth. Each porcelain veneer is custom-made to match the shade and shape of your surrounding natural teeth, which can ultimately provide a healthy-looking smile that you’ll be happy to show off. With this advanced…

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Posted in News and Information, Orthodontics, Specials

Do your teeth show signs of crowding, gaps, or general misalignment? Do you have an overbite or an underbite? For many individuals, there is a way to effectively correct these issues and attain a beautiful new smile without the need for prominent, uncomfortable metal braces. Invisalign® is an extraordinary orthodontic treatment that can straighten the teeth and fix bite issues utilizing a system of clear, removable aligners. Dr. Michael Fulbright and our team here at Fulbright Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry have seen the amazing results of Invisalign® time and time again here at our practice. If you have been on…

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Posted in Press Releases, Teeth Whitening

Many people considering teeth whitening treatment have a number of options to choose from. Dr. Michael Fulbright narrows down the advantages of two popular techniques: Zoom!® and the KöR® Whitening Deep Bleaching™ System. Redondo Beach, CA – Having a whiter, brighter set of teeth is a goal many individuals wish to achieve. Advances in the field of cosmetic dentistry have yielded a number of professional teeth whitening options designed to help patients reduce signs of yellowing, discoloration, and stains so their teeth can look fresher and healthier. Dr. Michael Fulbright, a dentist in Redondo Beach and the South Bay area,…

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Posted in Frequently Asked Questions, News and Information, Teeth Whitening

At just about any corner store you can find products touting their ability to whiten your teeth and give you a beautiful new smile. They come in the form of special toothpastes, gels, and whitening strips, and typically claim to provide fast results. While certain products can be effective to some degree, over-the-counter options simply do not have many of the advantages offered by professional teeth whitening techniques, which include both in-office and at-home treatments here at Fulbright Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry. Professional teeth whitening procedures such as Zoom!® offer near-instantaneous results and typically use higher-quality whitening solutions and much…

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Posted in Frequently Asked Questions, News and Information

Professional teeth whitening treatments can be much more effective at giving your teeth a whiter, brighter appearance than over-the-counter options. Offering both in-office and at-home techniques, Dr. Michael Fulbright can help you lighten your teeth by several shades and give you the smile that lights up the room! With that in mind, how can you be sure of the best professional teeth whitening procedure for your unique needs? Here at Fulbright Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry, we offer two of the most popular teeth whitening methods available: Zoom!® and the KöR® Whitening Deep Bleaching™ System. Both of these techniques have multiple…

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Posted in News and Information, Technology and Dental Implants

The CEREC® system is one of the most reliable and beneficial technologies available at Fulbright Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry. For many patients, CEREC® makes it possible for us to create both temporary and permanent restorations such as dental crowns and porcelain veneers in a single office visit, eliminating the traditional waiting period and the second visit that was typically necessary for those treatments. Now, CEREC® has taken things one step further with the CEREC® Omnicam. This new addition to the CEREC® platform has a number of advantages for patients, particularly with regard to how our practice takes dental impressions. The…

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