What Is the Difference Between a Porcelain Inlay and an Onlay?

Dental damage and decay can sometimes develop, even with diligent oral hygiene. Fortunately, there are a wide range of restorative treatment options that can help restore your beautiful smile aesthetically and functionally, including porcelain onlays and inlays. Our extensively trained dentist, Dr. Arash Azarbal, uses onlays and inlays to repair dental decay and damage that […]

How Do I Know if I Need a Root Canal?

Routine dental check-ups and diligent oral care are important to maintaining the health of your smile. Sometimes, even with great discipline, dental problems can arise. If you’ve noticed some changes, such as oral discomfort or pain, you may wonder if you will need a root canal. This common procedure is designed to clear out infection […]

Pasadena Cosmetic Dentist Reveals Advanced Alternatives to Traditional Dentures

Dr. Arash Azarbal of Pasadena Dental Aesthetics discusses how All-on-4™ and other dental implant options can provide a more comfortable and better-functioning result compared with standard removable dentures. Pasadena, CA — Patients who have lost all of their teeth no longer have to choose between ill-fitting dentures and a full set of expensive dental implants, […]

Benefits of All-on-4™ Implant-Supported Dentures

Considered the gold standard method for replacing missing teeth, dental implants are a popular choice for patients who want to free themselves from traditional denture use. Cosmetic dentist Arash Azarbal, DDS is extensively trained in placing dental implants and helping people restore their smiles, but a full set of traditional implants aren’t for everyone. All-on-4™, […]

What Are the Side Effects of Sedation Dentistry?

For patients who feel anxiety about visiting the dentist, sedation dentistry can be a welcome relief. These techniques, which include IV sedation, General Anesthesia, both also commonly referred to as “sleep dentistry,” oral conscious sedation, and nitrous oxide gas, offer many benefits. Some side effects can occur, although they typically will be temporary and should […]

What Is Dental Sedation?

Have you ever felt nervous about visiting the dentist? Dental anxiety is a common concern, but it doesn’t have to stop you from maintaining the health and beauty of your teeth. Sedation dentistry is designed to help patients feel calmer and more relaxed during treatment, and Dr. Arash Azarbal offers a number of options to […]

How Long Does Teeth Whitening Last?

Have you ever had a teeth whitening treatment, either in office or over-the-counter, and found that a few months or years down the line your teeth didn’t look quite so white anymore? This is a common occurrence, because there are many foods, beverages, and behaviors that can dull teeth’s color over time—and genetics play a […]

Benefits of Professional In-Office and At-Home Teeth Whitening

Whiter, brighter teeth can make a smile go from bland to beautiful in very little time. Teeth whitening is one of the most popular cosmetic dental treatments, and there is a wide range of options available to best suit your needs, goals, and preferences. Our experienced dentist, Dr. Arash Azarbal, offers both at-home and in-office […]

Pasadena Dentist Reveals Benefits of CEREC® Same-Day Dental Crowns

Dr. Arash Azarbal explains how CEREC® same-day dental crowns offer numerous benefits, including convenience, customization, and long-lasting results. Pasadena, CA — To meet demand for high-quality restorations in less time, Dr. Arash Azarbal, a Pasadena dentist, offers CEREC® same-day dental crowns. He says that CEREC® crowns can provide a multitude of benefits and give patients […]

How Long Do CEREC® Dental Crowns Last?

The length of time a dental crown will last depends on several factors. Dr. Arash Azarbal, our skilled dentist, reveals that not only is the dentist you choose and the type (and quality) of restoration important, so are your personal habits. CEREC® same-day dental crowns can last many years, sometimes as many as 10-15 if […]