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Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic dentistry encompasses not only the health of the teeth, but also their aesthetic value. Various products and procedures exist within cosmetic dentistry with the goal of improving both the well-being and visual beauty of the teeth.

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Full Mouth Restoration

Full mouth restoration involves reconstructing all of the teeth in both the upper and lower jaws through the use of restorative materials like crowns, bridges, veneers and dentures.

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Diagnostic Imaging

Digital imaging, or digital radiography, is a valuable diagnostic tool frequently used in dentistry, as well as other disciplines. It is an innovative technique that uses a computer to efficiently manipulate and store X-ray images.

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Dental Implants

Dental implants are an option to replace missing teeth and provide a fixed solution to removable dentures. Dental implants are natural-looking replacement teeth that are fixed in the jaw.

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Clear Braces

Braces are orthodontic devices used to straighten teeth and correct abnormal bites. For patients concerned with maintaining an attractive appearance while straightening their teeth, clear braces offer a more aesthetically pleasing alternative.

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Endodontics is a dental specialty that involves treatment of the inside of the tooth, known as the dental pulp. The pulp contains blood vessels, nerves and connective tissue to help form the outside of the tooth.

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About Dr. Marais

Dr. Marais has a diverse background in both dentistry and the healing sciences in general. He graduated from USC Dental School and earned two Bachelor’s Degrees both in Chemistry and the Biological Sciences from UC Irvine. He also holds a Master’s Degree in Microbiology from Cal State University, Long Beach.

He is an active member of the New York Academy of Sciences and has participated in various scientific research studies focused on cancer and periodontal disease. Dr. Marais has two published papers to his name: the first published in the International Association for Dental Research and the second in the Journal of the American Medical Association. He has lectured in the past on the biology and pathogenesis of certain viruses implicated in elusive diseases of the mouth and has collaborated with a professional biomedical illustrator to create a visual storyboard that beautifully illustrates the mechanisms of action of a virus.


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