Whiten your teeth in honor of National Coffee Day on September 29th!

It is no surprise that dark beverages such as sodas and coffee can stain the natural tooth enamel. And while September 29th is National Coffee Day, this shouldn't stop you from enjoying one of your favorite beverages! However, taking care of your teeth after consuming dark beverages and considering whitening... Read more »

The benefits of 3D imaging

Obtaining images of the smile can help dentists evaluate the smile and provide the necessary services. Dr. Darren Gonzalez of Santa Rosa, CA, is a professional who is pleased to offer 3D dental imaging at his state-of-the-art dental facility. What is 3D dental imaging? 3D dental imaging is a type... Read more »

What to expect from dental implant surgery

It is normal to feel some anxiety before getting any surgery, and this is especially true for dental implant surgery. However, it is important to remember that this surgery is typically very safe and has a high success rate. Dr. Darren Gonzalez can talk to you about the benefits of... Read more »

Why patients love CEREC® same day crowns

Dr. Darren Gonzalez is a dentist in Santa Rosa, CA who is pleased to offer patients same-day dental crowns. This is achieved with CEREC® technology, available right in his dental office for you to consider when creating porcelain restorations for the smile. Learn more about CEREC® same day crowns to... Read more »

How to care for dental implants

After you have dental implants placed by our Santa Rosa, CA area dentist, it is vital that you take proper care of your new investment. Once the implants have bene placed during oral surgery with a trained and experienced professional at the practice of Dr. Darren Gonzalez, they will remain... Read more »

Should I get full arch dental implants or dentures?

Dental implants have become one of the top choices for patients who are seeking long-term tooth replacement for their smile. These metal appliances are placed in the jawbone during oral surgery and act as the foundation for a bridge, denture, or crown. However, many patients who are considering their options... Read more »

Why is it important to replace lost teeth?

Dental prosthetics are highly recommended to patients who have lost teeth. Whether patients have lost teeth due to disease, decay, or from extraction, it is essential that they work with their dentist to discuss possible replacement options. Dr. Darren Gonzalez and his team in Santa Rosa, CA can help patients... Read more »

What to do with a knocked-out tooth

Emergency dental situations can happen at any time to anyone. Often times, they happen and patients are unsure as to how they can address the problem. This is especially true when patients experience the loss of a natural, adult tooth. Each year, it is estimated that approximately 5 million teeth... Read more »

How a dentist performs dental restoration

There are times when patients will need to restore a natural tooth due to trauma, damage, decay, or disease. Working with a dentist who has the experience in providing restorative dentistry is key to repairing the smile and doing so in a way that is long-lasting and aesthetic. At the... Read more »

How to take care of dental implants

Patients who have obtained dental implants to replace one or more teeth may have questions about how to take care of them. Dr. Darren Gonzalez and his team in Santa Rosa, CA are here to help educate individuals on the best way to maintain their implants and ensure they last... Read more »