A Ginormous Cavity?

Ladera Ranch Cosmetic Dentistry

When we repair a decayed or damaged tooth at Hales Parker Dentistry in Ladera Ranch, the procedure we use depends on the location of the problem. If there is a chip, crack, or tooth decay on the biting surface of a tooth, an inlay or onlay is often created to restore it. Inlays and onlays…

What You Need To Know About Oral Cancer

Ladera Ranch oral cancer screening

Checkups at Hales Parker Dentistry in Ladera Ranch include a screening for oral cancer. Oral cancer refers to cancers in the tongue, mouth, lips, jaw, and throat. Oral cancer is about as serious as it gets. The American Cancer Society estimates that over 39,000 people will be diagnosed with it this year. Consider this sobering…

It’s Not About Vanity

San Juan Capistrano cosmetic dental and tooth implants

At Hales Parker Dental in Ladera Ranch, we create beautiful smiles with cosmetic dentistry every day. Smile enhancement with cosmetic dentistry can have positive changes on your life. The smallest improvement can boost your self-confidence. We have many techniques we can use, depending on the state of your smile: we can correct teeth that are…

It’s A Great Time To Have Ugly Teeth!

San Juan Capistrano cosmetic smile makeover

You read that right: it’s a great time to have ugly teeth. It really is true! Cosmetic dentistry from Hales Parker Dentistry in Ladera Ranch offers a range of procedures that can transform unattractive teeth into something memorable. One of the most-requested procedures here is teeth whitening. Many of our patients have tried various over-the-counter…

Which Type of Toothbrush is Best?

Toothbrush Wars in Rancho Santa Margarita

Is an electric toothbrush better than a manual toothbrush for cleaning your teeth? In this article from Hales Parker Dentistry in Ladera Ranch we won’t recommend one over the other. We’re just going to take a close look at the electric toothbrush. Electric toothbrushes have been commercially available in the United States since the 1960s.…

How Do You Measure Success?

Affordable Rancho Santa Margarita Tooth Bleaching

At Hales Parker Dentistry in Ladera Ranch, the dental health of our patients is our number one priority each and every day. We hope that goes without saying! How do you measure dental success? A check-up with no cavities? A perfect smile? A crown that looks as natural as the surrounding teeth? It could mean all…