Teeth in a Day-The Fast Solution for Broken Smiles

Do you or your family member wear dentures or have many missing teeth? Are you searching for a fast way to get that beautiful smile you’ve always wanted? Look no further, one of La Jolla’s top dentists Dr. Israel Ismaj offers Teeth in a Day, the ultimate dental solution to this problem.

Before Teeth in a Day Surgery

Before Teeth in a Day Surgery

After Teeth in a Day Surgery

After Teeth in a Day Surgery

Teeth in a Day is essentially a one day process in which combined efforts between a surgeon, a restorative dentist and a dental laboratory use CT scans to extract the ruined teeth, place implants in the mouth, then attach a fixed bridge to the implants. It is completely permanent.

His dental office is the only one in La Jolla that performs this procedure and it has been used in over 300 cases. Price varies depending on number of broken teeth amongst other factors.

The beauty of Teeth in a Day is that it only takes one day, whereas in other instances it can take between 8 months to a year!

If you are interested in this procedure, you can call Dr. Ismaj’s office at (858) 459-3100, or stop by his office at 7334 Girard Ave, Suite 204 for a complimentary consultation.

Does this sound like a procedure you’d be interested in? Have you actually received this procedure yourself? Let us know below with a comment. Our site also contains other useful articles about how to best care for your oral health.

Photos received by email from Dr. Ismaj

La Jolla Dentist Richard Sherman DDS

La Jolla Blue Book presents our latest “Quiet on the Set” video featuring La Jolla Dentist Richard Sherman DDS.

A second generation dentist, Richard Sherman DDS has been practicing dentistry for over 30 years and is owner of Torrey Pines Dental Arts in La Jolla.

Featured procedures include general, cosmetic, and reconstructive as well as Zoom!® teeth whitening and Invisalign®. Dr. Sherman’s cosmetic dentistry includes the following doctors: Dr. Steven Horne DDS, Steven D. Nytko DDS MS, Harry R. Cole DDS, and Dr. Michael G. Sherman DMD. Assisting them is a highly trained staff of Registered Dental Assistants and Registered Dental Hygienists; allowing for the best dental care possible.

Dr. Sherman has been practicing dentistry for over 30 years, providing some of the best care available in the La Jolla area. A talented general, restorative, and cosmetic dentist, Dr. Sherman comes from a diverse educational and professional background. He obtained his dental degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine, is an on-call staff member of Scripps Memorial Hospital, a faculty member at UCSD and volunteers his time at San Diego’s Dental Free Clinic.

Torrey Pines Dental Arts motto is, “Health First!” Regular oral exams are the best way to prevent dental problems such as periodontal disease, tooth decay, and oral cancer. That is why it’s very important to have a check up once every six months; your overall health depends on it. Recent studies have linked periodontal diseases and systemic health problems such as strokes and diabetes. Dr. Sherman and everyone at Torrey Pines Dental Arts goal is that you are healthy for a lifetime.

Torrey Pines Dental Arts is conveniently located in the Scripps/Ximed Medical Center. To schedule a consultation or to learn more visit, Richard Sherman DDS or contact his office at

9850 Genesee Av Ste 720
La Jolla, CA 92037

For more information on area dentists, browse our La Jolla Dentist Guide.

La Jolla Dentist Joseph D’Angelo DDS

La Jolla Blue Book presents our latest “Quiet on the Set” video featuring Dentist Joseph D’Angelo DDS.

For more than 20 years, Dr. Joseph D’Angelo has been practicing dentistry in La Jolla and is a graduate of the University of North Carolina Dental School.

Dr. D’Angelo specializes in cosmetic dentistry, general dentistry and endodontics. Dr. D’Angelo and his staff provide you with personalized care and your comfort is their top priority. The office provides its patients with comfy lounge chairs and ceiling-mounted flat panel tv’s along with a highly-trained professional staff.

His office features state-of-the-art equipment such as, digital x-rays and 3D diagnostic imaging, a revolutionary tool for the diagnosis of root canals, orthodontic planning, diagnosis and assessment of wisdom teeth and much more. The office is also equipped with the most advanced sterilization systems and protocols.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, visit Dr. Joseph D’Angelo DDS online or contact his office at

1111 Torrey Pines Rd
Ste 101La Jolla, CA 92037

For more information on area dentists, browse our La Jolla Dentist Guide.

La Jolla Dentist Grey Cunningham DDS

La Jolla Blue Book presents our latest “Quiet on the Set” video featuring Dentist Grey Cunningham DDS.

Located in La Jolla village across from La Jolla Elementary on Girard Avenue, Dr. Grey Cunningham is a 3rd generation dentist who has been practicing dentistry for 23 years.

Dr. Cunningham is a USC dental school graduate and specializes in cleanings, orthodontics, Invisalign and implants. He takes great pride in his office staff and providing great quality work for all of his patients.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, visit Dr. Grey Cunningham DDS online or contact them at

7300 Girard Ave Ste 206
La Jolla CA 92037

For more information on area dentists, browse our La Jolla Dentist Guide.

Best La Jolla Dentists

La Jolla Dentist Guide: The Best of the Best

Searching for the ideal La Jolla dentist for yourself or your family? Look no further! We did the research for you and found the top dentists in La Jolla for both general and cosmetic dentistry. Why go to anyone but the very best to keep your smile looking beautiful and bright. La Jolla is home to many of the leading dentists and orthodontists in the area – with their extensive skills and expertise, you will have every reason to smile!

William Briggs, DDS

William Briggs DDS

William Briggs DDS

Since graduating from Ohio State University in 1998 as a Doctor of Dental Surgery, Dr. Briggs has “committed to providing the very best in dental care for his patients. Using the latest in techniques, materials and procedures, his goal is to help you achieve and maintain complete dental health, and the bright, attractive smile you’ve always wanted.” Dr. Briggs offers services such as complete family care, ZOOM in-office teeth whitening, take-home teeth whitening, veneers, crowns and dentures.

For more detailed information, visit William Briggs DDS or call 858-483-9794

Grey J. Cunningham, DDS

Grey Cunningham DDS

Grey Cunningham DDS

Dr. Cunningham is a Cosmetic and Implant La Jolla DDS with 20 years of clinical and teaching experience, Dr. Cunningham has restored thousands of smiles. He is an established dentist, offering a wide variety of general and specialized dental procedures to his patients. Dr. Cunningham was previously the director of four doctor’s offices where he was fortunate to complete thousands of cosmetic makeovers which included one or more of the following treatment modalities; full mouth reconstruction, implants, veneers, bridges, crowns, Invisalign and orthodontics.

Click here to learn about all of the best La Jolla Cosmetic Dentists or call Dr. Grey Cunningham at 858-454-4114

Joseph D’Angelo, DDS

Joseph D'Angelo DDS

Joseph D’Angelo DDS

Dr. Joseph D’Angelo opened his La Jolla dental practice in 1990, Dr. D’Angelo has become both successful and well respected in the community. He frequently attends continuing education courses focusing primarily on cosmetic and implant dentistry and is also a graduate of the MISCH International Implant Institute. Dr. D’Angelo offers general dental care, cosmetic dentistry, teeth whitening and dental implants among others. While at the University of Southern California School of Dentistry, Dr. Jennifer Still, who works with Dr. D’Angelo, was a member of an elite group of students, the IV Sedation Team, who responded to medical emergencies throughout the USC campus.

For more detailed information, call 858-459-6224

Alicia K Kennedy, DDS

Alicia Kennedy

Alicia Kennedy DDS

Dr. Kennedy has been voted one of the best La Jolla dentists. With over 30 years of experience, patients can come to Dr. Kennedy for both Aesthetic & Precision Dentistry. With services such as cosmetic dentistry, implants, family dentistry, reconstruction, esthetic, dentures, fillings, sleep apnea, snoring and more. And for those weary of the dentist chair, there is also sedation dentistry available.

For more detailed information, call 858-454-6148


La Jolla Dental Office & Jennifer Rens DDS

Jennifer Rens DDS

Jennifer Rens DDS

The La Jolla Dental Office, located in the La Jolla Village, is home to Dr. Jennifer Rens, Dr. Michelle Espinoza and Dr. James Sanford. With over 60 years of combined experience, the La Jolla Dental Office offers custom, high-tech dentistry for everyone. The Doctors have a passion for cosmetic dentistry that really sets them apart.

Call for more details at 858-459-3381


Fred H Larson, DDS

Fred Larson DDS

Fred Larson DDS

Dr. Larson is a La Jolla cosmetic and restorative dentist with a full service, state-of-the-art practice located in the village. Whether you’re looking for a routine cleaning or a complete smile makeover, Dr. Larson has the tools to bring out the best in your smile. Born and raised in New Jersey, Dr. Larson came to California for his undergraduate degree at the University of San Diego and then graduated in the top of his class from the University of Southern California School of Dentistry.

For more detailed information, visit them online or call 858-459-0691


Paul E Dougherty, DDS

Dr. Paul DoughertyDr. Dougherty graduated from the University of Oklahoma for both his bachelor’s degree in microbiology as well as his DDS. He has practiced dentistry in La Jolla for over 20 years and strives to provide pain free, quality, minimally invasive dentistry to his patients. Dr. Dougherty and his skilled team will not rest until their patients are happy with their smiles.

To schedule an appointment, call 858-454-2656

Jeff Muehl DDS & Golden Triangle Cosmetic Dentistry

Golden Triangle Cosmetic Dentistry

Golden Triangle Cosmetic Dentistry

Golden Triangle Cosmetic Dentistry is home to Dr. Jeff Muehl, DDS since 1989. Dr. Muehl graduated from the University of Minnesota with a DDS degree. His practice uses the most advanced techniques to consistently ensure your most natural look. Offering both family and cosmetic dentistry, Invisalign and Zoom2 in office teeth whitening, Dr. Muehl has all the tools to give you your best smile.

For more details, call 858-457-7991


Richard L Sherman, DDS & Torrey Pines Dental Arts

Torrey Pines Dental Arts

Richard L Sherman DDS

Dr. Sherman knew from a very young age that he wanted to follow in his father’s footsteps and become a dentist.

After attending Ohio State University for his bachelor’s degree, he went on to complete his dental education at Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine in Cleveland. Dr. Sherman joined his father and they practiced together for many years. Now a resident of San Diego, Dr. Sherman opened Torrey Pines Dental Arts in La Jolla and has been dedicated to giving each patient the caring, quality work that he is known for. The main focus at Torrey Pines Dental Arts is to offer the best La Jolla preventive dentistry. A healthy mouth is important in maintaining overall health. If you are looking for comprehensive diagnosis, treatment planning and a caring, quality dentist, look no further. With patient education and the latest techniques, your smile will stay bright and healthy.

Call 858-453-5525 to schedule an evaluation with Dr. Sherman and his team.

John F Weston, DDS FAACD & Scripps Center for Dental Care

John Weston DDS

John Weston DDS

Dr. John F. Weston, DDS graduated as one of the top 5 in his dental class in 1989. He was a commissioned naval officer and served two years in support of Desert Storm on independent duty aboard a US Navy Warship. Dr. Weston has earned the prestigious credential of “Accredited Fellow” through the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry which only 50 dentists worldwide have achieved. He believes in continuing education, regularly lectures publishes articles and teaches other dentists all aspects of cosmetic dentistry both locally and internationally. Dr. Weston strives to provide the best La Jolla Cosmetic Dentist practice and the entire Scripps Center for Dental Care team provides high-quality and customized care for each and every patient. There are also certified specialists available in every respective field of dentistry. Scripps Center for Dental Care offers general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, prosthodontics, periodontics, and oral and maxillofacial surgery.

To learn how this diverse dental practice located at Scripps La Jolla Hospital can help you, contact them at 858-535-8300

Alex B Avanessian, DDS PC

Alex Avanessian DDS

Alex Avanessian DDS

Dr. Alex B. Avanessian, DDS PC is originally from the northern Los Angeles area. He majored in Biology at UCLA and went on to the UCLA School of Dentistry where he earned his DDS. He was awarded the American Academy of Periodontology Award for his academic excellence. Dr. Avanessian relocated to New York to study at the prestigious Eastman Dental Center of the University of Rochester where he earned his certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Periodontics. He has since returned to southern California and has a private practice called the La Jolla Center for Periodontal & Implant Aesthetics. Dr. Avanessian is committed to continuing his education to stay at the fore front of the dental field to provide the absolute best in care for all of his patients.

If you are searching for the best Periodontist in La Jolla, call Dr. Avanessian at 858-459-0858

Bird Rock Dental

Philip Burgess DDS

Philip Burgess DDS

La Jolla’s Bird Rock Dental is home to two fantastic dentists, Dr. Philip Burgess and Dr. H. Kent Reed. Their family and cosmetic practice strives to provide personal and high quality care. They are a full service practice offering services like exams and cleanings, advanced laser dentistry, root canal therapy, periodontal treatments, veneers, extractions and much more.

The best Bird Rock Dentist in La Jolla is a phone call away at 858-459-0229

Braces San Diego – Hirsh Orthodontics

Gary Hirsh DDS

Gary Hirsh DDS

The team at Braces San Diego has been led by Dr. Gary Hirsh for decades. Dr. Hirsh graduated at the top of his class from Temple University Dental School in 1967. He was admitted to the Omicron Kappa Upsilon honor society in addition to three other honor societies. He served as Captain for two years in the Air Force Dental Service and then went on to Georgetown University for his Orthodontic Residency. He began his La Jolla orthodontic practice in 1971. Dr. Hirsch considers orthodontics to be an art form as he creates the perfect smile. He personalizes every treatment based on the patient’s teeth and facial development. Properly aligned teeth will not only give you confidence, but can also reduce headaches and neck pain. Dr. Hirsch and his team have the tools to correct any smile.

Call Braces San Diego at 858-456-8080

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