Dictionary.com defines “cosmetic” as “superficial measures to make something appear better, more attractive, or more impressive.” We also use the words “makeup” and “cosmetics” interchangeably when we refer to products like mascara, blush, and eyeshadow. Dr. Don Mungcal offers a number of dental services to beautifully enhance the smile, but they are not to be confused with cosmetics. In the capable hands of this Los Angeles dentist, cosmetic dentistry provides long lasting improvement that looks entirely natural, 24/7/365.
A few of the cosmetic dentistry options available at Downtown Dental
- Teeth whitening – No matter how perfect your makeup is, yellowed or dingy teeth still detract from your appearance. With a dentist’s oversight, teeth whitening is very effective, and has low risk of sensitivity. Downtown Dental offers three convenient options – fast in-office whitening, private at-home treatment, or a combination approach. With periodic re-treatment, teeth whitening keeps your smile bright indefinitely.
- Porcelain veneers – Dental veneers are a premier smile enhancement technique. They cover visible surfaces of “smile teeth,” masking enamel flaws, chips, cracks, and old, dark dental work. They serve as “instant orthodontics,” giving the appearance of faultless alignment and spacing. With good oral hygiene, porcelain veneers last many years.
- Dental implants – The only way to disguise a missing tooth is to stop smiling! Dr. Mungcal offers a lifetime solution with dental implants. This technique restores the appearance of the smile with a beautiful porcelain crown. The implant itself is an artificial tooth root that helps to prevent bone deterioration, so facial appearance stays fuller and more youthful.
We all want to look better, more attractive, and more impressive. Improving your smile with dental treatments is like cosmetics that don’t wash off. To get started on your personal smile improvement journey, call 213-863-9464 to schedule a consultation in Los Angeles.
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Dr. Don Mungcal
Dr. Tara Mavadat
Dr. Ivan Chan
As the cornerstone and founder of Downtown Dental, Dr. Don Mungcal
is a proactive and exceptionally talented dentist who is determined to contribute to the health and wellbeing of his community by attending to their dental care needs.
With over 28 years of experience and service, Dr. Mungcal
makes it his responsibility to be the best version of himself by being his patients’ go-to point for any and all dental concerns. In addition to being meticulous in his work ethic, he is also an individual who understands development and change. He updates and informs himself constantly through various continuous educational programs that he undertakes. He also invests in the latest state-of-the-art technology to provide world-class dental services.
graduated from UCLA
and the University of the Pacific Dental School
and is presently a member of several acclaimed medical associations, including the California Dental Society
Dr. Tara Mavadat
was always passionate about dentistry and is committed to helping patients achieve excellent oral health and beautiful smiles that last long. Having earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of the Pacific Dugoni School of Dentistry, she focuses on comprehensive general dentistry with an emphasis on preventive dentistry. Her primary goals are to provide comfort and quality as well as exceptional esthetic outcomes to every patient.
Dr. Ivan Chan
is enthusiastic about dentistry and his patients' oral health and is dedicated to providing compassionate and effective care. He is a highly skilled dentist who received his undergraduate degree from the University of California, San Diego. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) at the University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry.
Dr. Chan has extensive training in general dentistry. He focuses on creating lasting smiles while attempting to prevent gum disease and cavities. He looks forward to assisting you with all your needs while assuring you that your trust is always in good hands, regardless of your needs!