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01 Sep 2021

Restore Confidence in Your Smile with Porcelain Veneers

Dr. William V. Carlo and his team in San Diego, CA believe in providing patients of the Bankers Hills community with solutions for improving the appearance and function of the smile. Imperfections present on the front, or “anterior,” teeth may significantly affect the way the smile appears to others—and in some cases, can cause individuals …

01 Aug 2021

The Diabetes and Oral Health Connection

Patients in the San Diego, CA area who have a diagnosis of diabetes may not be aware that there is a link between oral hygiene and diabetes. In fact, this oral systemic connection, when found and addressed, can help patients live healthier lifestyles and in some cases, manage their diabetes without medication! Drs. William Carlo …

01 Jul 2021

Is Your Smile Ready For Summer? Four Tips For Bright Smiles

Summer is in full swing, which means a season jam-packed with weddings, reunions, and family vacations. Don’t you want your smile to look beautiful in all the photos? Dr. William V. Carlo is a dentist in Mission Valley who is here to help patients in the San Diego, California area look and feel their best …

02 Jun 2021

Commonly Asked Questions about Teeth Whitening

Do you feel your stained or discolored smile is holding you back in your personal and business relationships? Do you find yourself avoiding others because of dark or yellowed teeth? Patients who have a less-than-perfect smile may find themselves avoiding social interactions because they are embarrassed about the way their smile looks. Some may find …

03 May 2021

Ways Your Dental Health Impacts Your Overall Health

“The mouth is the gateway to the human body.” When you think about your oral health, you might not give much thought to how it’s a reflection of your overall wellness. But as time goes by, scientists have proven over and over that there are direct ties between dental wellness and correlating medical conditions. It …

01 Apr 2021

Bad Breath and Dental Bridges

People with dental bridges in San Diego understand how it’s possible to get food caught up underneath their fixed restoration, just against their gums. As long as you clean around your bridge each day, it shouldn’t be a problem. But if buildup accumulates over time, it can lead to tartar deposits, gum infections, and halitosis …

01 Mar 2021

What is Cosmetic Dental Bonding?

Nothing makes a great first impression like flashing a bright, beautiful smile! But when you have chipped, stained, or discolored teeth, you may not be leaving people with the impression you intended. The good news, my friend, is that there is hope! Through a procedure known as “cosmetic dental bonding,” it is possible to restore …

27 Jan 2021

Bridge the Gaps Between Your Teeth

If you are missing one or more of your teeth, you may be surprised to learn that a shocking number of American adults suffer from the same issue. According to, studies show that an estimated 178 million Americans are missing at least one of their teeth, and almost 40 million have none of their …

07 Jan 2021

The Best and Worst Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to the things you eat and drink, the choices you make can have a huge impact on your health. Foods can either support or reduce your energy levels, physical fitness, and even mental health. One facet of general health that is often overlooked when it comes to nutritional intake is your dental …

09 Dec 2020

The Top 5 Ways to Fix Cracked and Broken Teeth

  You can’t wave a magic wand to fix cracked and broken teeth, but your dentist can get pretty close. Your San Diego dentist has the experience, technology, and skill to repair your damaged teeth using the best possible solution.  Consider these top five ways to fix cracked and broken teeth so that you can …

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