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  • Daniel Balaze, DMD, FAGD, Dentist in Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

    Niguel Road Construction

    Niguel Road Pavement Rehabilitation Project The City of Laguna Niguel is beginning a 6 month long project to repair and restore Niguel Road. The project will improve things like access ramps and will also pave new asphalt. They are estimating that the roadwork will take six months and end sometime in June of 2021. There […]

    Continue Reading January 22, 2021

  • Daniel Balaze, DMD, FAGD, Dentist in Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

    First Post of the New Year

    New Year, New Blog. We Love Laguna Niguel, and We Are Going to Share It. Can I make a confession? I’m a sucker for resolutions. In years past, I’d have a list of 10 or more things I wanted to do in the new year.  As I’ve learned about myself and the shortcomings of human […]

    Continue Reading January 21, 2021

  • Dr. Balaze, discussing dental implant treatment options with a dental hygienist and treatment coordinator.

    Putting A Tooth On A Dental Implant

    How Do We Put A Tooth On A Dental Implant   A Step-by-Step In The Mind Of Your Dentist You’re missing a tooth. Maybe you’ve been missing it since you were born. Maybe it’s a tooth that had a filling, then another cavity – which led to a crown and a failed root canal. However […]

    Continue Reading June 8, 2020

  • Laguna Niguel Dentist, Dr. Daniel Balaze is always available to take care of your dental emergencies

    We Are Here For Emergencies

    What To Do If You Have A Dental Emergency First of all, don’t panic.  We are here, and we have seen it all. Second, don’t feel bad.  We are all guilty of procrastinating.  If you’ve know that something “wasn’t right” and simply didn’t get around to making an appointment, forgive yourself, you’re not alone. Lastly, […]

    Continue Reading March 17, 2020

  • Dentists in Laguna Niguel, Drs. Balaze and Gregg standing in front of their office on Town Center Dr. in Orange County California

    Should I Cancel My Dental Appointment Because of COVID-19?

    COVID-19 and Your Dental Appointment We are here for you!  Please reach out to us if you have any questions at all.  We are certainly available for any dental emergencies you are experiencing and can even do phone / video consultations. The ADA has issued a statement discussing that dentistry is essential and vital to […]

    Continue Reading March 13, 2020

  • Daniel Balaze, DMD, FAGD, Dentist in Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

    The Most Conservative Dentist in Laguna Niguel

    We Made One Big Change In 2019, we added Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF) to our tool box. What is Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF)? Silver diamine fluoride has a long history in Japan where it has roots in a tradition called Ohaguro.  As a sign of beauty and sophistication, women would dye their teeth black.  At […]

    Continue Reading March 5, 2020

  • Daniel Balaze, DMD, FAGD, Dentist in Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

    Is Your Smile Ready for the Holidays?

    The holidays are fast approaching.  That means that there are going to be lots of photos taken.  Some of them are bound to have you  in them.  And your smile.  Are you ready for that? The Fastest Way to White Teeth We hear it all the time.  “How can I get my teeth whiter?” or, […]

    Continue Reading October 11, 2019

  • Why Are Veneers So Expensive?

    Why are Veneers So Expensive? You may have researched a lot on-line.  You may have even seen a dentist for a consultation.  Somehow, you got a quote for a new smile and you’re surprised – shocked even – about the cost. I get it. Dental veneers are not cheap.  If they are, you should probably […]

    Continue Reading August 23, 2019