Downtown Dental: Providing Perfect Dentures in Los Angeles, CA

old lady smiling with dentures

No matter how well you keep up with your oral care, wear and tear will take its toll on your mouth. Brushing, flossing, and rinsing will keep your mouth healthy and clean, but as the years pass, injuries will occur, teeth may crack or fall out, and a non-regular regiment of dental appointments might catch up with you. Losing teeth can take place as you age, and without a good set of teeth, eating, talking, and motor functions in the mouth can suffer. Instead of allowing this to happen, you should seek professional to acquire a replacement set of teeth. There are no better options than Downtown Dental, which houses the office of Dr. Don Mungcal and his wonderful staff of dental professionals.

Do I Need Dentures?

If you lost your teeth, no matter the cause, replacing missing teeth will ultimately benefit your appearance and your health. How? Dentures can help you eat and speak. It may seem like a no-brainer, but these are attributes everyone takes for granted. Your teeth obviously help you chew, but they also provide form and function to the mouth, which plays a vital role in speech. Without a proper set of teeth, these otherwise simple tasks are much harder.

There are three types of dentures available for those who need replacement teeth:

  • Conventional: These are fully removable dentures that are made and placed in the mouth after remaining teeth are removed and gums have healed.
  • Immediate: These dentures are inserted in the mouth the same day the remaining teeth are removed. The doctor will measure and model your mouth and jaw to create the perfect set. These are usually used during the healing period, before conventional dentures are made.
  • Overdenture: If some of your remaining teeth can be saved, this type of denture is the way to go. It fits around the remaining teeth to create a natural, beautiful smile.

I Want to Schedule an Appointment.

We understand that growing older comes with its own set of difficulties. Do not let your missing teeth become a burden. Contact our office today and schedule your consultation. Just because you are missing teeth does not mean you cannot still have a perfect smile and a fully functional mouth. Get your dentures and get back to living! We are happy to welcome anyone in Los Angeles, Glendale, Pasadena, and all of the surrounding areas.

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I actually owe a debt to Downtown Dental because they caught my oral cancer. I went to them because I had a bump on my tongue and thankfully they ordered a biopsy immediately (same day). The staff has been wonderful to me (even sending me a get well card during my cancer treatment). They do great work - the crowns are made in the office to save you time - and they are very upfront on pricing. You know exactly what you will pay. They are also very flexible on appointments. And they validate parking! They also have taken COVID precautions very seriously. Very professional and well-organized. Highly recommend them.
The staff here on its own deserves the five stars. Everyone is so friendly and take there time to get to know you as a patient. There very easy to work with on what’s best for you in the long run with insurance and dental care. On top of them making you feel comfortable, you can tell that they actually care about you and your dental health. The parking is also super easy and they validate so you don’t have to pay. I’d highly recommend coming here!
I am so glad I came to Downtown Dental. From the moment I walked into the office I was met with a smile and a warm welcome. During my first visit, a dental plan was made for me and they got to work right away. I have never experienced such attention to detail and such excellent customer service at a dental office. During my root canal procedure and fillings everyone was extremely helpful and constantly making sure I was comfortable. Since then, I am encouraging everyone to check out Downtown Dental, they really are amazing.
Best experience I have ever had in 40 plus years of Dentist visits. Crazy friendly people, every last one of them. Such a pleasant experience. If you need a Dentist this is the place to go. The Doctor is awesome as well.
This place has been my dentist my whole life and I won't consider going anywhere else. Everyone is nice and accommodating and the doctor knows his stuff. I just had pinhole gum rejuvenation surgery and the results are awesome. The staff really looks out for your best interest and the doctor will assure you have a great smile...pain free too..
If your looking for a Dental office that does good quality and precise work . With care and a gentle touch . then Downtown Dental is the place for you ! I got an extraction here and they made me feel comfortable and always checked to see how I was feeling and doing ! Dr. Mungcal is easily one of the best dentist in LA.
Most updated equipment ive ever seen in a dental office, pain less wisdom teeth extraction and comfortable throughout the entire process. Dr.Mungcal, Lali and the entire staff make a great team!! Thank you Downtown Dental!!
Amazing staff, efficient, professional, and all around incredible! We love the technology they have right in their office making our appointments time effective. Dr. Mungcal and his crew are amazing!
The staff is very knowledgeable and professional. My experience here is always great! Couldn't be happier
I have been going to downtown dental for years and I just can't recommend them enough. Priyam and Sussie are extra amazing, as is the entire team there!
Absolutely amazing experience at Downtown Dental! The staff is so kind and really welcome you in. Overall the dental care has been incredible and I highly, highly recommend coming here for any dental need.

Oral Cancer Screening Video

Oral Cancer Screening Video
Every patient at Downtown Dental undergoes a thorough check for oral cancer and other dental health issues. This video shows how it’s done. Transcript
Here at downtown Dental, we take oral health and cancer screenings very serious. This month is November and it's the month of oral health cancer awareness and screenings. Every patient we examined thoroughly, we look and we check their lips, tongue and we check for any abnormalities or bumps. At home you should also check to make sure that everything looks okayLeava is going to demonstrate what in oral health cancer screening is and what we examine. So, we first start off by checking all the lips. We make sure that the lips look healthy and that we palpate them, which is touching them and making sure that there's nothing anormal. Then we go into the mucosa and check the cheeks. We're going to look and check the hard palate as well as the soft palate. This might tickle a little. We checked the posterior of the tongue. Do you, Viola, go ahead and say, aaaaaa. We check the lateral sides of the tongue. Go ahead and sit your tongue showed up great. And we also check the floor of the mouth. Get the tongue to the roof of your mouth. Good all clear. Oral cancer is especially important to check the patients who are smokers, alcohol drinkers and we thank you for watching the video.

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