Always superior service! I would never dream of going anywhere else. Betty and Dr. Malitz are the best.
Steve Edwards, D.D.S., Lauren Malitz, D.D.S., and Robert Villarreal, D.D.S. at Advanced Dental Associates specialize in beautifying smiles, maintaining your dental health, and helping you improve your appearance. Our experienced and friendly staff takes great pride in keeping your smile beautiful. Our promise to you is that the fillings, veneers, crowns, bridges, partial and complete dentures we create will look as good as or better than the teeth nature gave you. And to make sure we keep that promise, the products we recommend and use are the highest quality and incredibly durable. You can trust your smile with us.
Patients who are missing one or more teeth have two options available to them to improve their smile and restore function. Bridges and dental implants each have unique features, and it can be difficult for a patient to decide which option is best for them. Is it better to have a bridge or an implant?…Details
Dental phobia, also known as odontophobia or dentophobia, is a deep-seated and significant fear of going to the dentist or having dental procedures performed. The severity of the phobia varies from patient to patient and can range from general nervousness to severe anxiety. Don’t let dental phobia prevent you from getting the care you need…Details
Dental composite is a special resin material that is used in a variety of ways in cosmetic dentistry. From fillings to repairing chipped, cracked and broken teeth, dental composite is a safe and easy way to repair dental issues and keep teeth looking as natural as possible in the process. 1. Improved Aesthetics For Fillings One…Details
Sedation dentistry is a great way to ease your fears about going to the dentist. With sedation, you stay relaxed and comfortable while in the dentist’s chair, and have little to know memory of anything that occurred during your dental visit. There are two types of sedation: oral sedation and intravenous or IV sedation. Here’s…Details
Almost everyone has needed a filling at some point in their life, and many adults and children need more than one in order to keep their teeth strong and healthy after getting cavities. Composite resin, or “white fillings” have revolutionized the cosmetic dental industry and can be used for a variety of procedures. In the…Details
The success of your dental implant depends on many things. Among them are your dental hygiene, the placement of the implant, the skill of your surgeon and how well your body heals after the procedure. Dental implants as a whole have a very high success rate and a low rejection rate. However, is there more…Details
Dental veneers are an excellent way to get the gorgeous smile you’ve always wanted. However, these can be somewhat costly, and caring for your investment properly can help you increase their longevity. Here are 5 ways to make sure your porcelain veneers last as long as possible. 1. Avoid Twisting or Turning Your Teeth They are…Details
Snoring and sleep apnea affects millions of individuals across the nation. Getting a good night’s sleep is important, but these conditions can compromise quality sleep and even cause health issues. Surprisingly, you may be able to get relief from snoring and sleep apnea from your dentist. Here’s what you need to know about resolving your…Details
Sedation dentistry is an excellent solution for individuals with dental phobias, or who want to have multiple procedures completed in a single visit. Through oral or intravenous sedation, the patient is very relaxed and may even be asleep during the entire visit. Patients are sent home for an afternoon of relaxation and rest, and most individuals…Details
Many dental procedures are uncomfortable or painful, and even with local anesthetic, the entire experience of having a dental procedure done can be a significant source of anxiety for many people. With sedation dentistry, you can put your fears to bed and look forward to having your dental work completed while you are relaxed and…Details
Dental phobia affects millions of individuals, and often keeps them from getting the dental care they need when they need it. When individuals with dental phobia do go to the dentist, the experience is frightening and painful. Sedation dentistry can be an excellent solution for those who fear the dentist, and can make dental phobia…Details
Dental implants are an excellent way to permanently replace one or more missing teeth. While the dental implant procedure is typically simple and straightforward, it’s normal for patients to feel apprehensive about what will happen. Here’s what to expect during your dental implant process. Your First Appointment For your first appointment, you will only be…Details