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HAPPY TEETH

HAPPY LIFE

HAPPY TEETH

HAPPY LIFE

HAPPY TEETH

HAPPY LIFE

HAPPY TEETH

HAPPY LIFE

CAN YOU PASS THE APPLE TEST?

Take a bite out of life

Of course, having a healthy mouth is important to your overall health but it’s AS IMPORTANT to your self-image and general enjoyment of life. 

At DDCC we have a simple question: would you enjoy biting into a sweet, juicy, delicious apple? Can you chew on both sides without pain? Would you like to be able to forever? 

Eating is one of life’s simple joys. Let us help you preserve that pleasure for an entire lifetime!

Did you know that the trait of optimism and the raw ability to cope may be related to dental health behavior?

ORAL health is highly correlated to general health and quality life.

General health and dental health.

Research continues to find major human biological systems are impacted by oral health. Obviously, good digestion begins with proper mastication (the mechanics of grinding or chewing), which means freedom from cavities or weak teeth. Surprisingly though bacteria from inflamed gums or abscesses can travel to the circulatory system, respiratory system, and the nervous system causing atherosclerosis, heart attack, stroke, dementia, pneumonia, diabetes and more.

Dental Quality of Life has a fancy name.

So entwined are enjoyment of life and dental health that there’s a term for it—go ahead and Google it:  OHRQoL, the acronym that stands for Oral Health-Related Quality of Life.

Oral Health Related Quality of Life |OHRQoL| noun 1. The measure regarding how oral outcomes impact an individual’s perception of his/her well-being and position in life.

Since the smile is one of the first things people notice, dental health and aesthetics are factors in self-image. In fact, surveys find that 99.7% of Americans believe a smile is an important social asset, and 74% believe a great smile is correlated to success.

Finding the Factors in Good Oral Health

  • Good oral health means easy, barrier-free and pain-free: biting, chewing, speaking, kissing and smiling with a positive self-image.
  • Good oral health means being free from cancer, infection, sores, periodontal disease, tooth decay and tooth loss.
  • Good oral health means aligned, clean, functioning teeth, gums and tongue.

Obstacles to Dental Treatment

Everyone agrees that dental health is paramount, yet many people don’t visit the dentist as regularly as they should.

Estimates suggest that close to 60% of people have anxiety about visiting the dentist and up to 10% have a full-blown diagnosable dental phobia. One study in 2012 even discovered that 28% of dental students were apt to suffer from fear of the dentist!

If you find yourself in the majority of human beings who are at least a little anxious about the dentist, be sure to let us know. We have a few tips and tricks that can help alleviate your concerns.

Let us help you take a bite out of life!

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Onsite Lab

Most dental practices outsource denture production and repairs. With our on-site lab, you’ll have your dentures and partials the same day in most cases and often within an hour. Technological advances and new state-of-the-art materials have made dentures more natural looking and comfortable than ever. We use the most durable materials in making our dentures and offer the highest quality dentures on the market.

Meet the Staff

Dr. Fabrega is supported by his talented team which includes Melanie his surgical assistant, Wendy his denture assistant, Tanya his office manager, Sandi his scheduling coordinator and Carra his dental hygienist. In addition, Dr. Fabrega’s laboratory staff include his lab manager Marcelo and his denture technician Pete.

Meet the Staff

Dr. Fabrega is supported by his talented team which includes Melanie his surgical assistant, Wendy his denture assistant, Tanya his office manager, Sandi his scheduling coordinator and Carra his dental hygienist. In addition, Dr. Fabrega’s laboratory staff include his lab manager Marcelo and his denture technician Pete.

Happy Patients

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Fantastic! I would recommend him and his staff very highly. They took extremely good care in making me understand and relaxed me. Dr. Fabrega calmed me and spent time in assuring me that everything would be alright. My experience has been excellent. - Liz Reis