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When Should I Take My Child to the Dentist for the First Time?

These visits are an essential part of establishing a foundation for lifelong oral health.

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Benefits of Botox at the Dentist

Botox is no longer an exclusive beauty secret. It's now available right here in Coronado! Let's dive into the surprising benefits of Botox at the dentist.

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How Botox Can Help Treat TMJ

Read more to learn more about how Botox works and how it can help you live a pain-free life!

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What Type of Toothbrush Is Best For Me?

In this blog post, we will explore different types of toothbrushes and help you make an informed decision.

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Why Does My Toddler Have Swollen Gums?

In this blog post, we'll delve into the reasons behind swollen gums in toddlers and provide some helpful tips to alleviate the discomfort.

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How Long Do Cosmetic Procedures Take?

In this blog post, we will explore the average duration of popular cosmetic procedures so that you can have a better understanding of what to expect. Let's dive in!

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What Are the Most Common Side Effects of Teeth Whitening?

In this blog, we will discuss the most common side effects of teeth whitening, ensuring you have the necessary information to make an informed decision.

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Can You Still Get Cavities with Veneers? 

But getting veneers involves shaving off a bit of enamel making it an irreversible procedure, most of our patients want to ensure that they know how to properly care for them. One question we get asked all the time is: 

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What Are the Do's and Don'ts After Tooth Extraction? 

Discover the essential do's and don'ts to follow after a tooth extraction to ensure a smooth recovery and minimize complications.

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Does Dental Sedation Put You To Sleep? 

If you've never used dental sedation before, you may have numerous questions. Do I need it? Is it safe? And will I fall asleep while under sedation? 

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How Long Does It Take To Recover From a Tooth Extraction

If you’re considering getting a tooth extraction and wondering how long it’ll take to recover, you're not alone. This is a common concern for many people facing the procedure. In this article, we'll explore exactly how long it takes to recover from tooth extraction and offer some helpful advice to support your recovery. 

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Why Do I Need To Get X-Rays At The Dentist?

X-rays take images of your teeth using electromagnetic energy, which allows the dentist to see portions of the jaw and teeth that are not visible to the naked eye. X-rays are taken to show a more complete picture of your oral health or to get a closer look at a specific dental problem such as the root of an infected tooth.

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Are Veneers Permanent? 

If you are interested in getting veneers, then you're likely wondering how long your new smile will last.Find out the answer in this short blog post from Coronado Dental Associates.

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What Food And Drinks Should I Avoid After a Cosmetic Dentistry Treatment?

Having that picture-perfect smile people dream about doesn’t always come naturally. A lot of the time, it takes some cosmetic dentistry procedures to get your teeth to look the way you want.

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Can Veneers Be Whitened?

Dental veneers are very easy to take care of. All you have to do is brush, floss, and rinse just as you would with your natural teeth.

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Is Sedation Safe?

Fear of the dentist may stand no chance against sedation. Thanks to modern dentistry, those with even severe cases of dental anxiety or disabilities can access essential dental services that would have been otherwise difficult for them to get.

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Is Chewing Gum Bad for Teeth?

While some people claim that it's a good preventive measure and can help you maintain your oral health, others consider it damaging to your teeth.

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How To Prevent Cavities

If left untreated, cavities can get bigger and eventually increase the risk of permanent tooth damage or even tooth loss. However, there are some ways you can improve your at-home oral hygiene routine and prevent cavities.

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What To Expect If You Are Going Under Sedation – Everything You Need To Know

Sedation dentistry is a very useful tool, and it helps you get the treatment you need even if you’re nervous about your appointment.

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The 7 Most Frequently Asked Questions About Dental Fillings – Answered!

Dental fillings are the most common dental procedure in America, with more than 175 million fillings being placed by dentists each year. Pretty much everyone has at least one filling. But despite how common fillings are, you may still have some questions about them.

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How Should I Clean My Child’s Teeth?

Good dental hygiene habits should start being reinforced at the earliest possible age, and children who gradually become familiar with a routine from the time they are babies are much less likely to be upset when visiting the dentist.

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Dental Problems That Could Disqualify You From the Military

It’s no secret that the military has strict physical and mental standards for enlistment. A few ailments that can prevent you from joining the military include having a mental illness, flat feet, conditions such as diabetes, and the list goes on.

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Do Banana Peels Whiten Teeth? Examining Common DIY Whitening Methods

Want a brighter smile? You may have run across articles on the internet claiming that a lot of different at-home whitening methods can improve your smile, from banana peels to oil pulling. But is this really true? In this blog from Coronado Dental Associates, we’ll discuss a few of the most common DIY whitening methods, and discuss which ones do and don’t work.

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Look for Yourself & The Gift of Vaccinations!

Okay, folks... I’m back to talking about mouth guards and sleep apnea appliances! I haven’t seen many of you who DO NOT need them lately!!! The world has been crazy, tumultuous, and apparently, we are ALL stressed in our sleep! Even the side of my tongue has become scalloped! And I feel happy and relaxed but sure enough, my sleep is short and muscles feel tight in my neck or face.

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Your Child’s First Dentist Appointment – What To Expect

Did you know that kids are supposed to start seeing the dentist as soon as they turn 1 year old, or whenever their first tooth erupts? But what happens at your child’s first dentist appointment? Find out in this blog from Coronado Dental Associates now, and know what to expect.

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Oral Hygiene Can Help Reduce COVID-19 Complications

Periodontal interventions and up keeping your regular oral hygiene can REDUCE the burden of oral bacteria and potentially DECREASE systemic inflammation

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Is The Waterpik Better Than Regular Flossing? What You Should Know

Water flossers like the Waterpik are becoming more common among patients who are looking for an easier and faster alternative to traditional flossing. But are Waterpiks as good as regular flossing? Are they even better? Let’s take a look at the facts in this blog from Coronado Dental Associates.

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Is Fluoride Safe For Kids? Separating Fact From Fiction

If you’re a parent, you may be wondering if fluoride is safe for your kids. There are a lot of misconceptions about fluoride out there, so it’s not always easy to know the truth.

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Why Dental Offices Have Never Been Better!

We are ELATED to be able to work again. Our entire staff are healthy and have been looking forward to being in people’s personal space!! A blessing in times like these! We have been working for over 40 days. We have done months of recalibrating education and virology studies, and the American Dental Association has made “Dental offices the safest place in the world to be”...

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Q&A: Conversations Between Dr. Meadows (Dr. M) and Dr. Melanie Villalobos (Dr. M.V.)

Join for a fun QA between Dr. Meadows (Dr. M) and Dr. Melanie Villalobos (Dr. M.V.)

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Part 3: Which Device Will Work for Me?

Starting in 2017, The World Health Organization had dedicated resources to curtail the use of CPAP machines for 70-81% of users worldwide...

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Part 2: Trouble Sleeping? Effects and Causes of Oxygen Deprivation

Oxygen deprivation is a concern in numerous ways. There are studies that show: ...

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Part 1: Trouble Sleeping? Sleep Apnea: First Line of Defense

As increasing number of our patients have questions regarding sleep apnea. Recently we attended a seminar where the medical community is looking for dentists to act as the first line of deference in prevention of sleep apnea.

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Welcome to Coronado Dental Associates!

Everyone on the team at Coronado Dental Associates is passionate about comfortable, quality dental care. We do everything we can to make sure you have a stellar patient experience and that your dental work is top-notch. You can always trust that your dental work will look beautiful and that our service will make you smile!

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