Apr 27

The Facts About Fillings

Dental fillings are one of the most common procedures performed by dentists today, and depending on your insurance coverage you may be given the choice of either a silver amalgam filling or a white composite resin filling. But what exactly are amalgam and composite fillings, and what are the advantages and disadvantages of each? The […]

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Apr 6

Xylitol, the wonder sugar!

If you have ever had a cleaning at our office, you have probably been told by your hygienists to start using xylitol as a part of your daily oral care routine. But what exactly is xylitol? Xylitol is a naturally occurring sweetener derived from the fibrous parts of plants. Commercial xylitol comes from two sources, […]

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Aug 18

Common Dental Concerns for Children

Did you know that a healthy mouth as an adult begins with healthy dental practices as a child? Because baby teeth are Nature’s space maintainers for adult teeth, it is of utmost importance to keep baby teeth healthy for future beautiful smiles. The following is a list compiled by the American Dental Association (ADA) of […]

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Apr 2

Frequently Asked Questions

Browse through our list of frequently asked questions before your appointment to ensure a pleasant experience at our office! 1. What kind of insurance plans do you take? Answer: We accept all PPO’s (preferred provider organization), discount plans, and Delta Dental Premier plans. Unfortunately, we do not take any HMO’s, MEDI-CAL, or MEDI-CARE plans. If […]

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Apr 2

Our Staff Welcomes You!

Welcome to our website! At Lavorini Dental, we pride ourselves on providing quality dental care in a comfortable, open environment. If you find yourself in downtown Oakland feel free to drop in and say hello to our office! We are branching into the social media world so stay tuned for more posts and exciting new […]

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Apr 2

Our Office

Welcome to Lavorini Dental Care! We are there when you need services worth smiling about. Your dental health is our top priority! Contact us today (510) 444-4334 or visit us at 363 15th St., Oakland, CA 94612.

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