Featured Patient Stories


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An article in the latest issue of one of America’s most popular health and beauty magazines, New Beauty, features before-and-after photos showcasing the amazing results routinely achieved by our own Dr. Michael Fulbright! In “The 7 Biggest Teeth Shifters,” a full-page list of information and tips on why teeth can shift regardless of how well you maintain your oral hygiene and what you can do to correct the problem, one of Dr. Fulbright’s patients is shown as an example. The before-and-after photos illustrate just how effective advanced procedures such as Invisalign® and porcelain veneers can be for fixing common dental…

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Invisalign® clear teeth aligners are some of the most popular orthodontic treatments available from Dr. Michael Fulbright. Invisalign® helps patients achieve straighter teeth more discreetly and comfortably than they might with traditional metal braces. On today’s blog, we bring you the story of Michelle R. from Redondo Beach. Michelle found our practice by way of Marcus Medical Spa, Dr. Fulbright’s onsite cosmetic enhancement and skin care facility. This is her Invisalign® story: Why did you come to see us? I came to see Dr. Fulbright because I was interested in Invisalign® and teeth whitening. Why were you unhappy with your…

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In a recent New Beauty Live Big Reveal episode, Dr. Michael Fulbright aims to take years off a patient’s appearance with porcelain dental veneers.   Redondo Beach, CA — The first episode of New Beauty Live’s Big Reveal, a popular makeover video series showcasing beauty secrets and trends, follows 64-year-old Susie in her quest for a stunning new smile. In the episode, she contacts Redondo Beach dentist Michael Fulbright, DDS of Fulbright Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry to help restore her smile and, ultimately, her self-confidence. In the Big Reveal video, recently featured on the practice’s blog, the cameras document every…

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Rigo recently came to visit our Fulbright Cosmetic and Reconstructive Dentistry after having many restless nights, trouble getting up in the morning, and constantly feeling tired during the day. His sleep problems were even interfering with his ability to arrive on time to his engagements. Rigo discovered our dentist, Dr. Michael Fulbright, could customize an oral device designed to minimize airway obstruction and snoring, which could help Rigo sleep better at night. This device is designed to fit easily into the mouth, similar to a retainer or mouth guard, and it is considered a more comfortable alternative to treating sleep…

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Mike, a Rancho Palos Verdes resident, came to Fulbright Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry because he was embarrassed with the overall appearance of his smile. On top of having a tooth infection and crowns that were too small for his teeth, he was also in dire need of a replacement for dental bridgework he had received 30 years ago. Following a thorough oral inspection, Dr. Fulbright recommended a full mouth reconstruction to comprehensively address Mike’s concerns. His treatment ultimately consisted of extensive bone grafting, six dental implants, and the bonding of porcelain restorations to each tooth in his mouth. When all…

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Recently, Cheryl – a local resident of Redondo Beach – came into our practice seeking to regain the smile she once had years ago. According to Cheryl, her teeth had gradually changed over time as she suffered from perpetual tooth grinding while she slept at night. To restore her smile back to its youthful form, Dr. Fulbright secured six porcelain veneers to her upper row of teeth. Each veneer was customized to match the exact size and color of her surrounding teeth so as to achieve the most natural-looking results. Additionally, he custom-designed a night guard to fit comfortably and…

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Susie – a resident of Lawndale – discovered Dr. Fulbright while searching the Internet for a respected dentist and came to our practice in hopes of attaining “cleaner, healthier teeth; a smile that would stand out in photos.” Below is the personal account of her smile makeover experience at Fulbright Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry. “Following many years of neglect and aging, my teeth needed restoring and I wanted a whiter smile for a better appearance. After reviewing patient comments online, I felt Dr. Fulbright took great pride in his work. When I visited the office, Dr. Fulbright assured me he…

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Our latest featured cosmetic dentistry patient is John from Manhattan Beach. John’s chief complaint was that his teeth were looking aged and they weren’t white enough. He wasn’t happy with the wear that he was noticing on the edges of his teeth. It was difficult to get his teeth white enough with traditional whitening techniques due to tetracycline staining. He wanted a fuller, brighter smile that made him look more age specific or even younger. He also wanted longer teeth to give back what he lost from grinding and producing a more youthful appearance. John came to our office and…

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Jamie is a cosmetic dentistry patient from Palos Verdes Estates who had concerns about her smile. Her teeth had become very worn from bruxism or grinding and she was experiencing some problems with an existing crown. Jamie and her mother were referred to Fulbright Dental by a friend who had a smile makeover performed by Dr. Fulbright. When Jamie met with Dr. Fulbright she explained that she was unhappy with the size, length, color and overall look of her teeth and smile appearance. She told Dr. Fulbright that she wanted her smile to be bigger and brighter. After an initial…