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 »

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 »

The benefits of oral conscious sedation

Sedation dentistry is one way to help patients feel comfortable during their dental visits. Dr. Darren Gonzalez understands that many adult patients in the Santa Rosa, CA area may feel uneasy about having someone in their “personal space” or might fear that certain procedures will be painful. Patients who visit... Read more »

Temporary Location Updates

We are currently providing services at a temporary location until our water repairs are completed. The address for the temporary location is 1435 Montgomery Drive, Santa Rosa.

What to know about dental bridges

Have you recently experienced tooth loss and found that the gap left behind is impacting your confidence and self-esteem? If you are considering your options for restoring the function, health, and appearance of the smile following tooth loss, it is time to speak to the team at Darren Gonzalez, DDS... Read more »

Same day dental crowns offered by Santa Rosa, CA dentist

In most instances, the fabrication and placement of a dental crown is a necessity to restore and protect a natural tooth. Dental crowns, sometimes referred to as “dental caps,” play an important role in restorative dentistry, allowing patients to maintain their natural teeth even when significant damage has occurred. Dr.... Read more »

Do all my cavities need fillings?

Many patients avoid going to the dentist because of dental anxiety. For some, this has developed due to having cavities filled. They may have been uncomfortable during the procedure, or maybe they were not anesthetized enough and had a painful experience. However, patients no longer have to worry about getting... Read more »

What single tooth replacement option is right for your smile?

With a missing tooth, many patients have questions about replacement. Should I replace my missing tooth? What options are available to me? Will not replacing the tooth impact the appearance and function of my smile? At the practice of Dr. Darren Gonzalez, patients who have lost or extracted teeth should... Read more »