Dentists are more flexible than ever before when it comes to accepting different methods of payment for costly dental work. Among the latest payment strategies are Flexible Spending Accounts and Health Spending Accounts. SO, which one is right for you as a patient? What is a Flexible Spending Account? A flexible spending account allows you…Descriptive
The way you care for your teeth before and after your next dentist appointment will determine the longevity of your treatment. Dental work can be very expensive, so pre and post-operative care of your mouth is essential. Things to Do Before Going to The Dentist Once you;ve scheduled your next appointment, the way you care…Descriptive
Often times, adults with major tooth problems admit to not having learned how to properly care for their mouths when they were younger. Educating our children about the importance of oral hygiene is critical to ensure they maintain the health of their mouths into adulthood. Children’s Oral Health Facts¹ Our baby teeth form while we…Descriptive
Trying to interpret your dental x-rays can be very confusing, so it’s no surprise that many people are afraid of the dentist. The good news is, it’s easy to learn how to read your dental chart. With this guide, you can feel more confident and prepared ahead of your next important dental procedure. Types of…Descriptive
To be able to clean, sculpt, and sterilize teeth, dental professionals need to use complex equipment. Dentistry instruments can seem threatening and invasive to people who are already afraid of going to the dentist. The good news is, some of these tools can actually be used to help alleviate your anxiety ahead of your next…Descriptive
Welcome to the Encinitas dental office of Gregory Skeens, JR., DDS. We are your home for caring dental treatment that supports superior oral health and helps you achieve the beautiful smile you’ve always wanted. Our modern facility is equipped with cutting-edge technology and our team is here to make your visit enjoyable and relaxing.
We take a truly individualized approach to dentistry, which is why our practice is so popular. After every treatment, Encinitas dentist Dr. Skeens personally makes follow- up phone calls to patients to ensure that they are feeling well. Your comfort and well-being are of ultimate importance.