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Posted in Family Dentistry, General Dentistry, News and Information, Pediatric Dentistry

One of the best things you can do to ensure your child maintains optimal oral health as they develop into adolescence and adulthood is by helping them form excellent oral hygiene habits as early as possible. This begins by not only establishing regular oral hygiene routines and visiting the dentist for check-ups, but also by giving them the education they will need for the prevention of problems that can ultimately affect their dental health in the long-term. Here are some basic tips on preventing childhood cavities and developing standard regimens that can help keep your child’s teeth and gums in…

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We are excited to announce that our dentist in Redondo Beach, Michael Fulbright, DDS, will be attending the latest Scientific Session from the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry! Each year, dentists and dental professionals from across the country gather together to share insights, present research, and talk with one another about new and innovative techniques in the field of cosmetic dentistry. The AACD 35th Annual Scientific Session is a milestone for the organization, and continues its tradition of providing a way for the dental community to push cosmetic dentistry further into the future. Dr. Fulbright says the four-day conference is…

Posted in Family Dentistry, Frequently Asked Questions, General Dentistry, News and Information

Finding the best dentist for you and your family’s needs is the most important first step toward obtaining necessary dental care and an overall pleasant office visit. With this in mind, there are certain things you can look for that can give you a better idea of whether a prospective dentist can meet your needs and provide the best possible experience for both the youngest and the most mature members of your family. One important guidepost is the dentist’s credentials and experience. This information is often available on the practice’s website. By viewing the biography of the dentist, you can…

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

Our team at Fulbright Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry is always on the lookout for new technologies and techniques that offer patients effective treatment in the most comfortable way possible. With the non-invasive Perio Protect® system from Dr. Michael Fulbright and our experienced dental hygienists, you can help reduce the risks of gum disease and prevent the condition from getting worse. Perio Protect® is a simple extra step that can be added to your daily brushing and flossing routine. You will be fitted for a custom-designed oral appliance called a Perio Tray®, which delivers a special gel deep inside periodontal pockets…

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Check out this great interview of Dr. Fulbright with VoyageLA. In the article Dr. Fulbright talks about the path that led him to become a dentist and why he loves the profession he has chosen. The interview touches on everything from family dental care to complex reconstructive procedures like Dental Implants. Dr. Fulbright also discusses his artistic approach to cosmetic dentistry, which allows him to create a beautiful, life-changing smile that looks and functions naturally. Dr. Fulbright also focuses on total body wellness and how it all relates to your oral hygiene. Dr. Fulbright has created a comfortable office that…

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One of the most important aspects of maintaining the highest standard of dental care is the regular attendance of continuing education courses and national conferences. Our experienced dentist, Michael Fulbright, DDS, is firmly committed to staying abreast of the latest techniques in dental care to provide our patients with advanced, effective treatments that can successfully renew both the health and appearance of their smile. With that in mind, Dr. Fulbright and members of his team here at Fulbright Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry regularly take part in annual conferences and symposia, and recently returned from two of the most important gatherings…

Posted in News and Information, Oral Systemic Health, Specials

In celebration of the upcoming Oral Systemic Health Week, Fulbright Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry will be offering a Day of Free Dentistry to those in need! During this exclusive, special event, our experienced Redondo Beach dentist and his skilled dental team will perform treatments such as fillings, teeth cleanings, hygiene maintenance, and extractions free of charge for patients who are in need of dental care but may not have the financial resources to obtain it on a regular basis. The Day of Dentistry will be held on Friday, October 20th here at our office. Patients will need to be screened…

Posted in Dental Implants, Frequently Asked Questions, News and Information

Implant-supported dentures are considered a breakthrough in treatment techniques designed to replace missing teeth. As an advanced form of tooth restoration, implant-supported dentures offer patients a way to achieve renewed form and function, free from the constant worry of dentures slipping out or shifting loose. While many patients report that the treatment process involves no more discomfort than most other major dental procedures, understanding what the process entails can help candidates for implant dentures get a better idea of what they can expect. With implant-supported dentures, titanium posts are fused to the jawbone through the gums in the areas of…

Posted in Dental Implants, News and Information, Technology, Technology and Dental Implants

Since the purpose of dental implants is to replace missing teeth with results that are virtually indistinguishable from the look and function of natural teeth, the exact and precise placement of the implants is of utmost importance. A dental implant is basically an artificial tooth root with a customized crown permanently affixed to the top of it. The “root” needs to be placed in a very specific way to yield results that look and feel as if you never had a missing tooth in the first place. Fortunately, our Redondo Beach dentist, Dr. Michael Fulbright, utilizes a state-of-the-art technology that…

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

The founder of the Mayo Health Clinic, Dr. Charles Mayo, has been quoted as saying: “Taking care of your teeth and gums can increase your life-expectancy by 10 years.” The team at Fulbright Cosmetic and Reconstructive Dentistry wholeheartedly agrees. The evidence and correlations between gum disease and serious medical problems keep mounting , and the results are alarming. Gum disease and other oral diseases produce chronic low-grade inflammation in the body, which greatly increases the risk of stroke, diabetes, heart disease, Alzheimer’s Disease, sleep apnea, liver and kidney diseases, cancer, and many other conditions. This systemic inflammation is sometimes referred…

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