Providing Full Service Family Dentistry in Placerville

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.

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.

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!

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!


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

Pinhole Surgery

PST is a revolutionary method for treating receding gum lines. It entails no incisions, no sutures, minimal pain, quick recovery time and instant results! Find out if you’re a candidate today!

Your Placerville Invisalign Dentist

Invisalign orthodontics promise the benefits of straighter teeth without the need for unsightly and uncomfortable braces. Clear, removable plastic aligners gradually move your teeth into their proper positions, but you take them out for eating, cleaning and special occasions. Invisalign — all the advantages of orthodontics without the disadvantages of braces!

Our Latest Dental Articles

Subtle Habits to Avoid at Work

Habits are part of daily life. Everybody has at least one or two, even the dentists at the Placerville Dental Group. We attempt to build good ones and avoid bad ones. But sometimes a bad habit will creep in unnoticed. Many of these habits develop......

Sparkling Water and Your Teeth

Earlier, we posted an article about drinks that could cause your teeth to yellow, discussing how certain stained beverages affect the color of your teeth. Some of our Placerville dental patients have also asked about sparkling water. Most types of sparkling water have no sugar,......

The Impact of Dental X-rays

Since the 1950’s, movies and comic books have thrilled us with imagined side effects from radiation exposure. As a result, many kids are really excited when it comes time to get dental x-rays, in the hopes of gaining super powers. Meanwhile, their parents start anxiously......

Should You Cut the Strings?

Are Water Flossers Effective? Flossing is important to your oral health. However, some people skip this step, or don’t give it the same priority as brushing. Many individuals would prefer some alternative to putting string between their teeth. Thankfully, the Placerville Dental Group is familiar......

Drinking Your Teeth Yellow

Tooth whitening procedures are popular today, especially among those who just can’t seem to get that yellow to disappear. Surprisingly, nearly all the drinks we regularly enjoy already contain components that cause our teeth to stain. What are those components? Acids soften tooth enamel, allowing......

Plaque and Tartar: What’s the Difference?

Do They Really Matter? When discussing the subject of preventive maintenance for your mouth, two words rise above most others: plaque and tartar. Both can damage your teeth, even to the point where they end up falling out! But what are these substances? How can......

Your Placerville Dentist

Dr. Barinder Cheema and Dr. James Mucci provide cosmetic dentistry, restoration dentistry, emergency dentistry, preventive dentistry, oral surgery, orthodontics, sedation dentistry, sleep apnea treatments, among other services within the city of Placerville.

699 Main Street
Placerville, CA 95667

Phone: (530) 295.8000