Your Placerville Dentists

Your Placerville Dentists

Your Placerville Dentists

The Placerville Dental Group wants you to keep in mind that basic dental exams and routine cleaning are the first steps in preserving your oral health and halting dental decay.

Invisalign

Invisalign

Invisalign

Do you want braces, but wish there was some other way to straighten your teeth without, well, braces? There is. It works, it’s practically invisible and it’s perfect to get your smile in the shape you want – Invisalign!

Dental Implants

Dental Implants

Dental Implants

In just a few visits, dental implants from the Placerville Dental Group can give you back the teeth you’ve lost, the confidence you long for and the smile you dream about.

Oral Surgery

Oral Surgery

Oral Surgery

Where can you have surgery without a hospital gown? At the Placerville Dental Group! While you might not get flowers after pulling your wisdom teeth, at least you can stay in your street clothes.

Sleep Dentistry

Sleep Dentistry

Sleep Dentistry

Relax at the dentist. Enjoy a visit from your in-laws. Get excited watching paint dry. Are any of these possible? With sedation dentistry, the Placerville Dental Group guarantees relaxing at the dentist!

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Placerville Dental Services

Placerville is a beautiful place to live! With clean air, a lovely climate and room to roam, it allows those who call it home a healthy place to enjoy life. The Placerville Dental Group wants to be part of your healthy lifestyle. Excellent health goes beyond the air we breathe, the food we eat and the activities we share in – complete health and happiness includes great dental care. A healthy mouth, teeth and gums will allow you to fully enjoy this wonderful community.

The dentists and staff at the Placerville Dental group, invite you to read these pages of helpful information. Contained on this site is your roadmap to healthy teeth and a bright, happy smile. Starting with the basics of standard preventive care and discussing topics such as implant dentistryTMJ treatment and cosmetic procedures, our aim is to answer your questions and ease your fears. We even offer free second opinions so that you can proceed with confidence on any recommended dental procedures.

Smile – first because you live in Placerville! And then smile because your life in the beautiful Sierra Nevada is ready to get even better with health care from the Placerville Dental Group.

Location

699 Main Street, Suite B
Placerville, CA 95667
Driving Directions

Phone
530-295-8000

Dental Implants

If you’ve lost one or more teeth, our Placerville dentists know you want them back. Dental implants turn back the clock for your mouth. Chew, talk and smile with brand new teeth!

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Sleep Dentistry

Are there events you would rather just sleep through, like filing taxes, boring meetings, and dental visits? With sedation dentistry, our Placerville dentists can make your exam a snooze fest!

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Invisalign

Crooked teeth meet their worst enemy in Invisalign! Without a wire or a bracket, Invisalign transforms your smile conveniently, with comfort and ease.

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  • Alcohol and tobacco together greatly increase your oral cancer risk.

    Avoid Oral Cancer Risks

    The staff of the Placerville Dental Group cares about your health. One major form of disease often diagnosed first by dentists is oral cancer. The American Cancer Society estimates that in 2015 over 45,000 Americans were diagnosed with oral cancer and almost nine thousand died of …

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  • Over the counter products don't work as well as their manufacturers would have you think.

    The Truth About Whitening

    What Works and What Doesn’t Our dentists at the Placerville Dental Group want to provide you with some information on the topic of tooth whitening. It’s important to have the facts from a professional source, because frankly, there are so many inaccuracies out there that patients …

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  • Fighting tooth stains is easier with help from our Placerville dentists.

    Five Tips to Fight Tooth Stains

    Keep a Good-Looking Smile! What does a bright white smile mean to you? For many, it signifies health, youth, and vitality. But what can you do to keep your smile bright even if your daily rituals include habits like drinking a cup of coffee or …

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  • Our Placerville dentists can help you understand your teeth.

    From Enamel to Root

    The Anatomy of a Tooth Explained Your teeth are amazing tools! They give you a great smile, help you to speak clearly and to chew and enjoy delicious food. Sometimes though, we take our teeth for granted or neglect them until we have a problem …

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  • The salivary glands, as seen under a microscope.

    Drool and You

    Saliva is an essential fluid for maintaining your oral health. What is it and how is it made? Saliva is secreted by the salivary glands (a microscopic view is shown) in your mouth and throat. The primary glands are called the parotid, submandibular, and sublingual …

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  • A desire for inexpensive gold teeth often leads to the purchase of a "grill."

    Are Grills Safe?

    And We Don’t Mean BBQs Believe it or not, there are dental fads and dental fashion. Some extreme and ill-advised dental fads include tooth piercing, tooth filing (to look like a vampire), and “fronts,” “grills” or “grilz.” A grill is a snap-on tooth cover made …

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  • When we say "hot pockets," we mean gum pockets. Protecting your gums is essential to good dental health, according to our Placerville dentist.

    Avoiding Hot Pockets

    But Not the Kind You Eat Did you know that almost 50% of adults over the age of thirty have a condition called chronic periodontitis? This is a dental illness that’s more than just gum disease; it affects a person’s entire mouth, including their jawbone. Chronic periodontitis …

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  • Xerostomia is treatable with help from our Placerville dentists.

    Mouth Drought

    Does your mouth feel like the parched Sahara Desert? If so, you may be going through an oral drought called dry mouth. Scientifically known as ‘xerostomia’ (zeer-oh-stomia), dry mouth is a common condition caused by a decrease in saliva. It can affect our speech and …

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  • Enjoy fall treats without the tricks by following the advice of the Placerville Dental Group.

    A Placerville Fall

    Enjoy the Seasons and Avoid Dental Disasters We know fall is here when our local Placerville roads become packed with day-trippers to Apple Hill. Visiting to enjoy everything apple-related and other delicious treats, they may find us right out there with them. It’s still a …

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  • Emergency dentistry is important if you need service right away in Placerville.

    411 for Dental 911

    What to Do In a Dental Emergency Recent years have seen a steady increase in emergency room visits for dental problems by people in rural areas. Reports state that most patients who go to the ER for dental emergencies come from poor and disadvantaged backgrounds …

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