Frequently Asked Questions
Where are you located?
Our address is 100 Cortona Way #100Brentwood, CA 94513
What’s your phone number?
What days are you open?
Monday through Thursday 9am-6pm.
Do you take emergencies?
Yes, please give us a call at (925) 634-9901 and follow the instructions.
What are your specialties?
Balfour Dental specializes in General Dentistry, Oral Surgery, Family Dentistry, Orthodontics, Invisalign, Sleep Apnea / Snoring, Children's Dentistry, Teeth Cleanings, Dental Implants, Cosmetic Dentistry, Deep Cleanings, Teeth Whitening, Periodontal Evaluations and TMJ Treatment. We are your whole body dental treatment center!
Do you offer Invisalign?
Yes, we do! Invisalign is the perfect solution for you if you have: Gapped Teeth, Crooked Teeth, Overbites, Underbites, Overly Crowded Teeth, or Crossbites. Aligners are changed every 2 weeks and the average treatment usually takes 1 year (18-36 aligners) with ideal patient cooperation. Over 3 million people are smiling with Invisalign will you join them?
Can you tell me about Porcelain Veneers?
Porcelain veneers are a beautiful way to improve a smile by correcting stained, cracked, crooked, or disproportionate teeth. We bond custom porcelain shells to the surface of the teeth masking a variety of imperfections and adding a natural shine to your smile. The veneers are specially customized by Dr. Rayani and Dr. Siao for an optimal fit and a natural appearance.
Can you tell me about No Prep Veneers?
No Prep Veneers allow our dentists to customize your smile without unnecessary damage to your natural tooth structure. Unlike traditional veneers, these veneers are much thinner and can be placed directly over the teeth with little to no shaving of the tooth before placement. They are ideal for anyone looking to make minor changes to the smile, as opposed to a full smile transformation.
Do you do Dental Implants?
Dental Implants are titanium posts that are inserted directly into the jawbone, acting as a replacement for the tooth root. Dr. Rayani and Dr. Siao are trained and experiences to provide all aspects of dental implant treatment right in our office. Experience the gold standard in tooth replacement options with dental implants. Ask about them today.
What Teeth Whitening do you do?
Stained teeth are a normal part of aging, but that doesn’t mean you have to settle for a dull smile. Dr. Rayani and Dr. Siao offer two solutions for teeth whitening that provide quick, predictable results! Zoom! In-office whitening and custom take-home whitening kits. Each can be used as a stand-alone treatment or combined to give the most stunning whitening results.
What are Implant Retained Dentures?
Dentures have a shameful reputation for slipping, sliding around, being uncomfortable, and causing severe embarrassment overall. An implant retained denture attaches directly to the implant for a secure fit. The dentures may be designed to be removed by the patient or can be a fixed design that can only be removed by the dentist.
What is Bonding?
Bonding uses a tooth-colored composite resin material to mask the areas of your smile you’ve been hiding. With technical precision, Dr. Rayani and Dr. Siao can artfully use dental bonding to cover virtually any tooth imperfection and provide you with natural results!
Do you do Onlays?
Yes we do! Onlays are ceramic restorations and can be either lab-created or designed right in our office using same-day CEREC technology. Onlays are more conservative, milled restorations that provide strength, durability, and protection to a damaged tooth while looking completely natural. To learn more, contact our office today!
What Mouthguards do you offer?
Keeping your teeth protected from damage caused by a sudden sports accident or by the force of clenching and grinding, is important. We custom-craft our mouthguards to match the precise contours of your mouth to maximize comfort and protective benefits. Call to schedule your consultation today!
Do you offer Crowns & Bridges?
A crown is a permanent cover for a tooth that has extensive decay, is cracked, or needs cosmetic improvement. Dr. Rayani and Dr. Siao provide both lab-crafted and CEREC same-day crowns and bridges, which offer long-lasting strength, protection, and natural beauty. Request your personal consultation to get started today!
Can you give me Tooth-Colored Fillings?
Yes we can! Fillings are a popular way to tend to cavities and tooth decay. Tooth-colored fillings are made form special dental resins, which are carefully matched to the shade of your natural teeth for an undetectable result. If you’re wondering if tooth-colored fillings are right for you, schedule your free consultation today!
Can you tell me about Cleanings/Periodontal services?
Our Hygiene appointments are unique we check gum health by taking measurements of the gum levels. We inspect the condition of existing fillings, crowns, and teeth. We provide a thorough oral cancer check. We analyze the way the teeth match together upon biting and examine the TMJ, temporomandibular joint and muscles of the head and neck. By conducting these 5 exams, you get the most thorough care and personalized treatment planning available.
What’s the story with Root Canals?
Have pain and sensitivity? Disease in your inner tooth can cause a variety of problems. A root canal is designed to remove diseased tissue and infection from an infected tooth. During treatment, techniques to give you the best possible experience.