Making Dental Care Affordable: Alternatives To Dental Insurance
At Uno Dental, we recognize that dental care can be costly, making it prohibitive for many families on a tight budget to receive the quality care their teeth deserve. Fortunately, there’s an alternative to having dental insurance through your employer to make procedures like routine cleanings and fillings affordable for anyone, through a dental care-as-a-service […]
How do I choose a family dentist?
Oral health is a crucial aspect of everyone’s life, so no one should ignore it. Healthy and white teeth enhance our smiles and build one’s confidence. However, a beautiful smile comes with a price. You need a dentist who will help you protect your teeth from illnesses and bacterial infections. Having a family dentist is […]
Will My Dental Insurance Cover Cosmetic Dentistry?
There is often confusion about whether insurance will cover a cosmetic dental procedure. Today we will talk about what cosmetic dentistry is, the differences between restorative and cosmetic dental procedures and how they can impact whether insurance will pay for a procedure. What is Cosmetic Dentistry? Cosmetic dentistry is considered an elective procedure, while restorative […]
Leaders in Cosmetic Dentistry in San Francisco
Are you happy with your smile? If the answer is no, you are not alone. Many men and women have something they would like to improve about their smile. Thankfully, Uno Dental can help! We offer a large selection of cosmetic dental procedures including Botox, Invisalign, teeth whitening, bonding and shaping, veneers, Lumineers, gum contouring, […]
Maintaining Your Oral Health through Winter Months
We all know that winter’s approach includes lower temperatures, sharp winds, and dry air– all conditions that hurt the skin. What many people do not know is that winter conditions also adversely affect oral health. Knowing about winter oral health worries, keeping a good habit of oral hygiene and getting regular checkups at Uno Dental […]
What Is Preventive Dental Care & Why Do I Need It?
Preventive dentistry is the process of taking care of your teeth and mouth. This involves many different types of care, such as visiting the dentist regularly, practicing good oral hygiene habits like brushing and flossing, and making sure to get regular dental checkups. It’s not enough to maintain a bright, brilliant smile, you also need […]
How Painful is a Root Canal?
The term “root canal” invokes thoughts of scary dental tools and feelings of terror. This is because, for a long time, root canals were notoriously painful procedures. The technology and techniques used in root canals have improved drastically, but the negative connotation of root canals persists. What is the truth about root canals? Are Root […]
Why Do I Need a Dental Bridge?
What reasons can make you consider facing a dental bridge procedure? A dental bridge simply involves a permanent or fixed restoration process for replacing one or several teeth in the mouth. The purpose of this procedure is to mimic the function, look, and shape of the patient’s natural teeth. If you have a severely decayed, […]
How to Treat Sleep Apnea: CPAP vs. Oral Appliances
Sleep apnea is a common and easily treatable sleep disorder characterized by pauses in breathing during sleep. Constricted airways typically cause these pauses. Sleep apnea sufferers often sleep poorly, leaving them susceptible to a loss of focus and other sleep-related health issues. Many people who experience sleep apnea are often unaware of the nature of […]