CEREC: The Amazing and Convenient New Solution for Dental Crowns

Published: September 6, 2017

If you are having dental work done that requires a crown to be placed, you have probably heard about the fitting processes and the long timelines that accompany traditional crowns. What you might not be aware of is that there is a new process that avoids those wait times and produces fully fitted crowns in a […]

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Eat What You Want With Dental Implants

Published: July 11, 2017

When you lose one or more teeth, it becomes more difficult to enjoy your favorite meals and treats. When holidays roll around and you want to eat celebratory foods, you may become discouraged at how difficult it is to chew properly with empty tooth sockets. Thankfully, it is possible to restore full dental functionality and […]

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Eat More of the Foods You Want with Invisalign®

Published: May 12, 2017

National Taffy Day is coming up on May 23rd, and although sticky candies like taffy are notoriously bad for your teeth, we think it’s OK to enjoy them every once in a while. If you are getting ready to receive braces, then you should prepare to give up some of your favorite foods—like taffy—because they can […]

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What to Know About Professional Whitening Versus Drugstore Whitening Products

Published: March 17, 2017

Patients who desire whiter teeth have more options than ever in today’s consumer market and dental office. With the availability of several over the counter whitening products, more people than ever are able to improve the look of their teeth at home. Dr. Jacqueline Subka, a Thousand Oaks dentist, also provides professional teeth whitening services […]

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Common Questions About Dental Crowns, Answered!

Published: February 16, 2017

Whether you are getting a dental crown for the first time, or you are replacing an old crown with a new one, you probably have some questions. We definitely understand. At our office, we help patients get dental crowns in Thousand Oaks, CA and the general area. To help you understand the process, we have […]

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Does the Thought of Implant Surgery Make You Nervous?

Published: January 27, 2017

You have a strong desire to finally replace your missing teeth with a permanent solution, but there is something holding you back: Your fears about implant surgery. This is a common reason that many patients avoid getting dental implants in Thousand Oaks, CA. However, it is usually based on myths and misunderstandings. Until you know […]

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Does the Thought of Implant Surgery Make You Nervous?

Published: January 17, 2017

You have a strong desire to finally replace your missing teeth with a permanent solution, but there is something holding you back: Your fears about implant surgery. This is a common reason that many patients avoid getting dental implants in Thousand Oaks, CA. However, it is usually based on myths and misunderstandings. Until you know […]

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Why You Should Not Worry About Your Dental Implant Placement

Published: December 21, 2016

Thirty-two. That is the number of permanent teeth most people will see grow into their mouths to replace their previous set. Yet as you age, your chances of keeping all 32 of those teeth will likely diminish. The National Institute for Dental and Craniofacial Research shows, your overall tooth count may begin to decrease with […]

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Keep Your Mouth Healthy Over the Holidays: Four Easy Tips

Published: December 16, 2016

While you are celebrating with your family and friends and enjoying the holidays, the last thing you want is an oral health emergency. Simple changes to your habits can directly affect your health, and your mouth is the first place it will start. Rather than risking an emergency trip to the dentist in Thousand Oaks, […]

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Tips for Diabetics to Keep the Mouth Healthy

Published: November 14, 2016

As part of National Diabetes Month this November, our office is committing to helping our patients keep both their mouths and their bodies healthy. Many that deal with diabetes in Thousand Oaks, CA are unaware that there may be a correlation between gum disease and diabetes. While those with diabetes are more likely to have […]

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What to Expect From CEREC Crowns

Published: October 26, 2016

In the past, restorative dentistry could take weeks or even months to complete. Today with CEREC crowns, you can have an entirely new smile in just one day. With state of the art technology, you can do in one single appointment what used to take weeks to accomplish. Dr. Subka offers CEREC crowns in office, […]

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Dental Anxiety and Sedation Dentistry

Published: October 17, 2016

Practically no one likes going to the dentist, but if you have a paralyzing fear that prevents you from getting in the chair, you may have a condition called dental anxiety. Dental anxiety may seem like a high hurdle to overcome, but those who avoid the dentist because they are afraid or anxious run the […]

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National Gum Care Month: Understanding the Dangers of Gum Disease

Published: September 15, 2016

Regular oral hygiene is essential to the health of one’s mouth and teeth, but did you know that it can be just as important to the overall health of your entire body? Dr. Jacqueline Subka and her team is celebrating National Gum Care Month this September, and as a result, we are encouraging all of […]

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3 Tips for Remembering Oral Health When the Kids Go Back to School

Published: August 19, 2016

Mornings can get hectic during the school year. Between waking the kids up, washing faces, eating breakfast, finding shoes and checking homework, there is so much to remember that oral health sometimes gets skipped in favor of other pressing tasks. However, by skipping brushing, your kids could be starting a harmful habit. Use these tips […]

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What You Need to Know About Professional Teeth Whitening

Published: August 15, 2016

There are many options for teeth whitening in Thousand Oaks, CA, and using a professional is often the best choice. Dr. Jacqueline Subka is a cosmetic dentist who can improve your smile with a simple teeth whitening procedure. In-office treatments offer a number of advantages when compared to over-the-counter remedies. Better Results Using a cosmetic […]

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why You Should Start Flossing Again

Published: July 27, 2016

If you have been avoiding your dental floss until the day of your dentist appointment, you might want to rethink your relationship with that box of floss. Most people brush regularly, but even thorough brushing can miss plaque or pieces of food between teeth. We know it might not be your favorite thing to do, […]

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6 Awesome Benefits of Computer Guided Dental Implants

Published: July 27, 2016

Dental technology has seen some great strides in recent years. While dental implants have been in use for quite a while, a great advancement has been made to make the process even better. Computer guided dental implants in Thousand Oaks, CA can be acquired at our office so that your smile looks and functions fantastically […]

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What Determines the Cost of My Dental Implants?

Published: June 27, 2016

Whether you have experienced tooth damage because of an accident or injury, or you have had tooth decay and pain issues due to an oral infection or another kind of bacterial issue, you may have wondered if dental implants are the best option for you. You may have also wondered if implants are a procedure […]

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The Benefits of Invisalign®

Published: June 27, 2016

Braces are the traditional option, but Invisalign® in Thousand Oaks, CA is becoming ever more popular. Why? The treatment comes with a range of benefits to the patient and the cosmetic dentist involved. Here are 5 of the top benefits that come with Invisalign®: 1. Patient Comfort The adjustment period for Invisalign® is fairly short […]

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Invisalign® vs. Traditional Braces

Published: May 25, 2016

If you or your child needs braces, you may be wondering whether traditional braces or Invisalign® is the best option. Both work to straighten your teeth and provide you with a more appealing smile. The option you choose will depend on a number of factors, and comparing each option side by side can help you […]

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Oral Cancer: Are You at Risk?

Published: April 25, 2016

A term used to describe cancers of the lips, tongue, gums, soft or hard palate or other parts of the oral cavity, oral cancer will affect tens of thousands of Americans this year. Unfortunately many people will not even realize they have the disease until the later stages. Oral Cancer Awareness Month, which is in […]

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Tips for Changing Your Smile

Published: April 21, 2016

The way your smile looks can greatly affect how you feel about yourself and your level of self-confidence. According to researchers, having white, straight teeth may also affect how others see you. Those with white teeth often appear to be smarter and more attractive than those with discolored, crooked teeth. This illustrates the fact that […]

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The Hidden Dangers of Not Replacing Missing Teeth

Published: March 30, 2016

It’s no secret that in the last decade, dental implants in Thousand Oaks, CA and indeed all over the country have seen a huge rise in popularity. This is largely due to their ability to restore function, aesthetics, speech, health and comfort to people missing teeth. Whether you have lost teeth due to old age, […]

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Quick Guide: The Dental Implant Process

Published: March 24, 2016

Our cosmetic dentist is capable of giving patients dental implants in Thousand Oaks, CA. They are a great, long-lasting option that produces fantastic benefits. Before getting your implants, our dentist will walk you through the procedure so that you know exactly what will be happening. Before Surgery Before you can get implants, the dentist will […]

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5 Facts About Composite Fillings

Published: March 22, 2016

Dental procedures are available to give you the smile you have always wanted. No matter what the issue is, big or small, our cosmetic dentist in Thousand Oaks, CA can handle it. A great procedure for repairing minor damage to teeth is getting dental fillings made out of composite materials. You can talk to your […]

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Protect Your Children’s Social Interests With Good Dental Care

Published: February 21, 2016

Children are among the most resilient people on the planet. Although they tend to bounce back pretty well from most illnesses, they still can benefit from seeing a dentist that specializes in tooth decay in Thousand Oaks, CA, regularly. To emphasize how important it is for children to receive regular dental checkups and care, Dr. […]

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Detailing the Stages of Facial Collapse

Published: January 31, 2016

As your dentist in Thousand Oaks, CA will tell you, millions of American adults suffer tooth loss every year. While the reasons behind yours and their tooth loss may vary, the result is the same: unsightly gaps in your dental arches that cause you to be less inclined to share a smile with the world. […]

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4 Paths to a Whiter Smile This Winter

Published: December 23, 2015

Keeping your mouth healthy is a task that is important year-round, but should definitely not be ignored during the winter months. Research shows that dental health is closely linked to overall health, and keeping the mouth clean can help fight off illness like colds and the flu. In order to avoid catching a nasty illness […]

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Three Amazing Benefits of Same Day Dental Crowns

Published: December 1, 2015

Patients who have damaged teeth may be able to benefit from CEREC. This is a special dental procedure that is performed by a cosmetic dentist. This procedure restores teeth that have been seriously compromised by injury or decay. Dr. Jacqueline Subka, DDS, APC, wants to make patients aware of how CEREC can benefit them. Benefits […]

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How Are Your Receding Gums Affecting Your Health?

Published: December 1, 2015

Although many people are affected by dental problems that occur with age, a receding gum line is regarded as a concern that should be assessed as soon as possible. Sensitive teeth may be indicative of serious health problems in your mouth, but may also be associated to other health issues in your body. Take care […]

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Know When You Need Treatment for Gum Disease

Published: October 30, 2015

Many of our patients come to our office, completely unaware of the progression of their gum disease. The warning signs are often easy to overlook, but if this disease is not caught in its early stages, more serious complications may arise. Fortunately, Dr. Jacqueline Subka is an expert that specializes in identifying, preventing, and reversing […]

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Advantages of Invisalign®

Published: October 28, 2015

Once upon a time, few options existed when it came to correctly misaligned or crooked teeth. Thanks to modern dentistry, however, that is no longer the case, and options like Invisalign® give patients of all ages the ability to straighten their teeth and improve their overall appearance.  Dr. Jaqueline Subka, a leading cosmetic dentist in […]

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Celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month With a Checkup

Published: October 22, 2015

In case you did not notice the abundance of awareness ribbons and the color pink, October is a special time because it is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Dr. Jacqueline Subka, your general dentist in Thousand Oaks, CA, wants you to understand the importance of being aware of this disease and how vital early detection is—not […]

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Fix Your Sensitive Teeth and Receding Gums With the Chao Pinhole® Surgical Technique

Published: October 12, 2015

One of the hardest battles you will ever face is the one you will engage in if you have receding gums and sensitive teeth. Once your gums start to disappear, they will never grow back. Your gums act as a barrier to prevent bacteria from compromising the health and structure of the underlying tissue. Without […]

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The Importance of Proper Gum Care

Published: September 30, 2015

Taking care of your gums is crucial to maintaining proper oral—and even physical—health. Indeed, unhealthy gums can lead to a host of oral and other health problems including gum disease, which is nothing to take lightly. September is National Gum Care Month, and here at the office of Dr. Jacqueline Subka, DDS, APC, we want […]

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Cosmetic Dentistry Done Right

Published: September 30, 2015

Your smile says a lot about you. Indeed, it is a hallmark of your face and your first impression to the world. So, when you are looking for a cosmetic dentist in Thousand Oaks, CA, do not put the care of your mouth in the hands of just anyone. At the office of Dr. Jacqueline […]

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Straighten Your Child’s Teeth With Back to School Invisalign®

Published: September 11, 2015

Now that school is back in session, the last thing you want to do is send your kids back without having their teeth and gums checked. After all, the summer season was where they probably took a vacation from school and were more lax in their dental hygiene and eating habits. To help parents and […]

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Four Factors That Impact the Cost of Dental Implants

Published: July 8, 2015

One of the most common conditions we see at the office of Dr. Jacqueline Subka also happens to be one of the biggest sources of anxiety for patients. Upwards of two thirds of adults between the ages of 35 and 44 have a missing tooth or missing teeth. Although dental implants in Thousand Oaks, CA […]

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Dr. Jacqueline Subka’s Family Dentist

Published: June 6, 2015

Oral health is extremely important for a number of reasons. Good hygiene should begin at an early age, which is why we provide gentle and compassionate care for individuals of all ages. Dr. Jacqueline Subka has been serving the Thousand Oaks area since 1999, and she strives to deliver comfortable treatments using the most advanced […]

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