Understand insurance. Conquer fear. Learn about tooth care at home.

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Understand dental insurance

Is insurance confusing to you? No worries. Insurance IS confusing.

We’ve done our best to simplify and explain dental insurance.

If you have no insurance, no problem! Our Del Mar Family Dentistry Savings Plan covers 100% of your preventive care services (including cleanings, x-rays and exams) in our office.

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Conquer fear & anxiety

Have fears of the dentist? You’re not alone.

For most people, the fear consists of a fear of pain, an invasive feeling, or the loss of control.  Others fear germs and viruses.

This section is all about these common fears, and how to conquer them.

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Our guide to tooth care at home

Dentists sometimes give confusing and conflicting instructions on how to care for your teeth at home.

It’s not that some of them are wrong necessarily, it’s that there are different theories and philosophies in the dental world.

Here, we cut through it all and outline Del Mar Family Dentistry’s official take on tooth care at home.


Patient forms

A number of patient forms are available online.

You can download and fill out our basic health history form at home, view a dental materials fact sheet, and see other dentists in our referral network.