Composite vs Amalgam Dental Fillings

Do you have a cavity? Before you schedule a dental filling, it’s useful to know more about them. Listed below are some key facts comparing composite and amalgam fillings. - Dental amalgams are made of a combination of metals held together by mercury. - Composite fillings are tooth-colored and made... Read more »

To Sports Coaches: How to Help Your Players Maintain Top-Notch Smiles

If you’re a sports coach, you probably do everything you can to help your players succeed in the game as well as in life. Little did you know, you also need to do everything you can to help them have top-notch smiles. Unfortunately, many oral injuries occur on the court,... Read more »

All You Need to Know About General Dentistry

Your dentist, Dr. Tony Hatch & Dr. Shivi Gupta, is proud to offer general dentistry in San Diego, California. It is a branch of dentistry that focuses on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of a wide variety of conditions, diseases, and disorders relating to the mouth. All in all, the... Read more »

Dentures Are Proudly Used Throughout the World—This is Why

Your dentist, Dr. Dr. Tony Hatch & Dr. Shivi Gupta, offers many dental restorations at Scripps Rock Dental to help you have the smile of your dreams. One of those options is dentures. Dentures are proudly used around the world, and our dental team is more than happy to tell... Read more »

Catch Tooth Decay Early and Keep Your Smile on a Healthy Track

Maintaining diligent daily oral health habits will serve to support your efforts in preventing tooth decay and gum disease. Essentials such as brushing and flossing, combined with routine professional dental cleanings and checkups will help you win the battle against tooth decay. But let's say you do have a cavity,... Read more »

Oral Health Essentials: CEREC®

Are you aware that CEREC® dental crowns can be crafted and designed to cover and fully conceal damaged or broken teeth? CEREC dental crowns can give you an amazing smile if you are willing to receive it. A CEREC crown is an enhancement over normal dental crowns because they eliminate... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Scripps Rock Dental, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »