Twenty Years of Invisalign

Invisalign 20th Anniversary

Align Technology first introduced clear orthodontic aligners in 1998. Twenty years later, the Invisalign product is tremendously better. Through clinical trials, in-house research, and close contact with dentists and orthodontists throughout North America and the world, Invisalign has become the finest form of clear plastic aligners available. Therefore, the Marconi Dental Group is pleased to […]

What Are Bioactive Materials in Dentistry?

Bioactive Materials

You may hear the term bioactive materials used in relation to dentistry. What is a bioactive material? How are bioactive materials used during dental procedures? The Marconi Dental Group wants its patients to be informed about developments in dentistry, so here is some straightforward information about bioactive materials. Bioactive Materials Defined The American Dental Association […]

Need for Dentures Rises

Need for Dentures Rising

The relative dental health of adults in California is quite good. For example, in one analysis, only 5-7% of Californians had lost six or more teeth before the age of 64. Out of all 50 states, only Utah, Colorado, Nebraska, North Dakota and Minnesota shared this distinction. Nevertheless, throughout the nation the expected need for […]

Why You Want an On-site Dental Technician

Dental Technician

The Marconi Dental Group prides itself on offering a complete suite of dental services. This goes beyond the work that occurs in the dental chair on the part of our staff of assistants, hygienists, general dentists and dental specialists. It also includes the labor of our master dental technician, creating crowns, bridges, veneers and dentures […]

What is a Dental Technician?

Dental Technician

Walk through a dental lab and you smell the scents of craftwork. Wax, ceramics, acrylics, porcelain, plaster, kilns for heating dental products and forges for melting metals combine to create a distinctive odor. Work is taking place! Molds of teeth, of entire jawlines, copies of patients’ problems waiting for solutions occupy available desk space. Right […]

Managing Migraines with a Bite Splint

Managing Migraines

Has your doctor diagnosed you with migraines? Or perhaps you’ve been informed that your frequent headaches are stress-induced. If either is the case, then the cause could potentially be traced to a problem with your jaw. A bite splint may help. The dentists of Marconi Dental Group have had great success in treating migraine sufferers […]

Which Type of Braces is Right for Me?

Which Braces for Me

Are you seriously considering having your teeth straightened? If you are, then you may feel a little overwhelmed about the number of modern orthodontic options that are available for people like you. It’s ok – you’re not the only one. At Marconi Dental Group we offer three different types of braces for our patients to […]

Dental Bridges: Replacing Missing Teeth

Dental Bridges

Dental bridges are one of the most well known methods for replacing missing teeth. Made of a false crown suspended between two functional crowns, the prosthesis “bridges” the gap of a missing tooth between the two adjacent teeth. The Need for Bridges A bridge not only replaces your missing tooth, it also preserves the natural […]

Is Sleep Apnea Something My Dentist Can Help With?

  Snoring, sleep disordered breathing and sleep apnea can wreak havoc on your life. Not only does sleep apnea make it difficult for you to sleep each night, it also increases your risk of health problems like obesity, cardiovascular disease and even gum disease. Your loved ones struggle with it just as much, because of […]