Poway Western Dental Adds Orthodontics

Complete oral health care now available in one location

Aug 31, 2012, 09:00 ET from Western Dental

ORANGE, Calif., Aug. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Western Dental Services, Inc., California's neighborhood dentist, is adding orthodontic services to the Poway general dentistry office in northern San Diego County.

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The addition of orthodontic services to the Poway Western Dental office will allow patients to attend to a complete range of oral health care needs in one convenient location.

To welcome area residents to the expanded facility, a grand opening celebration is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sept. 8 at the office, 12649 Poway Road (County Route S4). The family friendly event will offer free food, drinks, dental goodie bags and offer screening appointments for children 1 to 8 years old.

The experienced dental and administrative staff at the Poway Western Dental will provide comprehensive oral health care such as oral surgery, periodontics, pedodontics, dental implants, Invisalign® braces, and cosmetic dentistry, including white fillings, veneers, crowns and ZOOM!® whitening.

The Poway office offers Western Dental's proprietary and industry-leading ORION technology. The system includes bilingual check-in kiosks, digital X-rays, electronic dental records and back-office tracking systems that ensure careful and attentive service.

"The expansion of our Poway office is another example of Western Dental's ongoing commitment to provide high-quality, affordable dental care," said Samuel H. Gruenbaum, Western Dental president and CEO. "In our effort to create the ultimate patient experience, we developed a state-of-the-art Quality Assurance Management System, which electronically monitors medical and administrative procedures to enhance care."

Dr. David Grove will manage the orthodontic practice, joining Dr. Bashar Dalloul who manages the general dentistry practice. The office hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday; orthodontic treatment is available Fridays. For appointments, call (858) 486-6100.

In keeping with its mission to make quality dental, orthodontic, specialty and cosmetic care available to all, Western Dental extends generous credit terms to patients who may pay in convenient installments with zero interest. Western Dental also is a participating provider for most major dental insurers and welcomes DentiCal.

To contact Western Dental, call toll-free at (800) 579-3783.

Headquartered in Orange, Calif.., Western Dental Services, Inc., is the largest staff-model dental HMO and clinical provider of dental services in California. With more than 4,000 employees and nearly 300 dental offices throughout California and affiliates in Arizona, Nevada and Texas, Western Dental is the leader in family and specialty dental care operations at convenient neighborhood locations. The company's strict quality oversight, affordable treatments, group and individual dental benefit plans, as well as evening and weekend office hours, help keep the smiles of nearly three-quarters of a million patients healthy and bright every year.

SOURCE Western Dental