Best Solutions for Repairing a Cracked Tooth

A cracked tooth can be a painful and concerning dental issue that requires prompt attention. Several factors can contribute to a cracked tooth, ranging from trauma and injury to bruxism (teeth grinding) and poor oral hygiene. However, repairing a cracked tooth can save you from long-term pain. Understanding the causes and treatments for cracked teeth can prevent […]

A man pointing to his smile showing healthy teeth from periodontal dentistry

Periodontal Dentistry: What Is It?

What is periodontal dentistry? It focuses on the health of your gums and the structures supporting your teeth. The term “periodontal” means “around the tooth.” This branch of dentistry aims to prevent, diagnose, and treat conditions affecting these areas. Healthy gums are crucial for overall oral health and well-being. Periodontal care can help manage conditions such as […]

oral cancer

Reduce Your Risk Factors for Oral Cancer

At our office, we prioritize every aspect of our patients’ oral health. This includes helping them learn about diseases like oral cancer, which accounts for around 3% of all cancers today. But there’s also good news: You can take control of oral cancer by learning your risk factors and taking preventive steps today. In honor of Oral Cancer […]

sleep apnea

Sleep Apnea Dentistry: How We May Be Able To Help

When most people think of the benefits of visiting the dentist, they think of things like keeping their teeth clean. But it’s not just about maintaining a healthy bite or great smile. Here’s how modern dentistry can improve your experience with sleep apnea in pursuit of a better night’s rest. What Is Sleep Apnea? In sleep apnea, […]

Gum Disease Awareness Month: The Stages of Gum Disease

Gum Disease Awareness Month: The Stages of Gum Disease

Though many people try to avoid it, gum disease is one of the world’s most common oral health problems. Despite your best efforts, gum disease can occur if you do not brush frequently enough or long enough, skip flossing, or miss your annual cleanings. In honor of Gum Disease Awareness Month, we are putting the spotlight on […]

single tooth loss

Single Tooth Loss: What Are Your Options?

Missing just one tooth can negatively affect your oral health and self-confidence. Luckily, there are options to correct single tooth loss at our dental office in Simi Valley, CA. Read on to discover how Dr. Casey Patterson, DDS, can help you restore your smile. Dental Bridges Can Quickly Close a Gap Whether you have a missing tooth […]

Dental filling

How To Fight Against Cavities (and No! It’s Not Just About Sugar)

Cavities are holes that are formed due to tooth decay. Growing up, you may have heard that sugar is blamed for cavities. Though sugar can contribute to the formation of cavities, it isn’t the direct cause of them. As a cavity is a serious oral condition, learning how to mitigate it can be helpful. However, […]

dental implant

The Dental Implant Process (Step-by-Step)

Implants can restore not only your smile but also function. Some patients have been struggling without molars, incisors (front teeth), canines (pointed teeth), and premolars for years before they finally get implants, and they’re amazed by the difference. This transformation is thanks to the dental implant process. These are the five easy steps of getting dental […]

Root canal

Dental Problems That May Require a Root Canal to Fix

No matter how well you care for your teeth, there may be a time when you start to experience dental problems. In some instances, a root canal treatment may be needed to correct the issue and alleviate some of the symptoms. Recognizing when a root canal treatment can help will enable you to determine if one is […]

How Porcelain Veneers Can Improve Your Smile

Being unhappy with the look of your teeth can cause major problems with your confidence and self-esteem. Thankfully, there is a revolutionary option available that can have your teeth in top shape in no time. Porcelain veneers can work wonders when it comes to improving your smile and helping to boost your confidence. How Porcelain Veneers Can […]



View More Reviews

Contact Us

  • * All indicated fields must be completed.
    Please include non-medical questions and correspondence only.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Casey Patterson, DDS
2720 Cochran St, #2b
Simi Valley CA 93065
Hours & Directions >

2720 Cochran St #2b Simi Valley CA 93065 (805) 584-1194