Dr. Dante Gonzales, DMD

Bio

Dr. Gonzales, Sharecare Editorial Advisory Board Member, received his bachelor's degree from U.C.L.A. and attended Tufts University School of Dentistry. His postgraduate residency and masters degree was completed at the orthodontics program in the University of the Pacific, in San Francisco. Dr. Gonzales is a diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics and a member of the American Association of Orthodontists. Currently, Dr. Gonzales is in private practice in Dublin, California. Education: • Bachelor’s Degree: UCLA • Post Graduate: Tufts University School of Dentistry • Masters Degree: Orthodontics, University of the Pacific, San Francisco Residency: • University of the Pacific Certification: • American Board of Orthodontics • American Association of Orthodontists

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Affiliation:

  • Dante A. Gonzales, DMD, MSD, Inc.

Location:

  • Dante A.. Gonzales, DMD, MSD, Specialist...
  • 4532 Dublin Blvd
  • Dublin, CA
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  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Public Health & General Preventive Medicine:

    FRIDAY, June 19, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Tartar from 400,000-year-old human teeth reveals the earliest evidence of man-made air pollution, according to a new study.

    The tartar -- hardened dental plaque that is also known as calculus -- on teeth found at Qesem ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatrics:

    MONDAY, June 15, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The more babies breast-feed, the less likely it is that they will develop any kind of misalignment in their teeth later on, a new study shows.

    But pacifiers can negate some of that potential benefit, even if the children are breast-feeding, the Au...Full Article

  • Dante Gonzales, DMD - Dublin, CA - Dentist
    An orthodontic emergency usually involves orthodontic appliances that have been damaged or altered from their original placement by the orthodontist. Sometimes, the appliances may start to poke in the cheek or gums, or obstruct the patient's bite or speech. These types of problems need to be addressed...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics:

    THURSDAY, June 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers say they have taken the first steps in creating artificial replacement limbs that could be used for transplantation in the future.

    Massachusetts General Hospital scientists have developed bioartificial rat forelimbs with functioning v...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dentist:

    THURSDAY, June 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People using communal bathrooms with many others, beware: There could be traces of poop on your toothbrush.

    So finds a study by researchers at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Conn.

    The researchers analyzed toothbrushes from Quinnipiac ...Full Article

  • Dante Gonzales, DMD - Dublin, CA - Dentist
    Orthodontic treatment is important in order to establish a proper bite and a proper alignment of the teeth. Better function, ability to clean the teeth, longevity, esthetics are all enhanced after orthodontic treatment. Read More
  • Dante Gonzales, DMD - Dublin, CA - Dentist
    The closest thing to a natural tooth is a dental implant. Dental implants can last a lifetime and are fixed in the bone. The nerves and blood supply of a natural tooth are not present with a dental implant, therefore there is no sensitivity or sensations to the tooth. However, the tooth can function...Read More
  • Dante Gonzales, DMD - Dublin, CA - Dentist
    Orthodontics is the oldest specialty in the field of dentistry. Orthodontics can help improve the occlusion (bite) and the alignment of the teeth. This will help improve and maintain the function of the teeth, and the longevity of the teeth. Orthodontics is the largest of the specialties of dentistry...Read More
  • Dante Gonzales, DMD - Dublin, CA - Dentist
    Braces are the appliances that orthodontists use to straighten the teeth and correct the bite. They are cemented onto the surface of the teeth, however, the braces alone do not move the teeth. It is the wire, springs, or elastics (rubberbands) that provide the force that moves the teeth. The wires...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dentist:

    FRIDAY, May 22, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Treating gum disease may help reduce symptoms of prostate inflammation, which can make urination difficult, a small study suggests.

    Previous research has shown a link between gum disease and prostate inflammation -- called prostatitis.

    The ...Full Article

  • Dante Gonzales, DMD - Dublin, CA - Dentist
    There are many surgical procedures that can be performed to save a tooth. The most common is called an apicoectomy, or root-end resection, which is occasionally needed when inflammation or infection persists in the bony area around the end of the tooth after a root canal. Read More
  • Dante Gonzales, DMD - Dublin, CA - Dentist
    Depending on the injury, the treatment could involve the general dentist and specialists including an endodontist and an orthodontist. Read More
  • Dante Gonzales, DMD - Dublin, CA - Dentist
    Endodontics is a specialty within dentistry that is concerned with the study and treatment of dental pulp.  Read More
  • Dante Gonzales, DMD - Dublin, CA - Dentist
    Endodontists perform a variety of procedures including endodontic therapy (commonly known as root canal therapy), endodontic retreatment, surgery and treatment for cracked teeth and dental trauma. Read More
  • Dante Gonzales, DMD - Dublin, CA - Dentist
    Endodontic treatment treats the inside of the tooth. Endodontic treatment is necessary when the pulp becomes inflamed or infected. The inflammation or infection can have a variety of causes: deep decay, repeated dental procedures on the tooth, faulty crowns or a crack or chip in the tooth. In addition,...Read More