Sedation Dentistry

Dr. Fred Wong earned a B.S. in Psychobiology and became a Doctor of Dental Surgery in 1988. Shortly thereafter, he joined a practice with several other dental care professionals. It didn’t take long for office staff to recognize his talent relative to numbing patients. As a result, he started treating every difficult case. Now the owner of his own practice, to this day, Dr. Wong expertly numbs patients using several tried-and-true methods.

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What Does a Dental Assistant Do?

The role of a dental assistant (DA) is very important in every dental practice. In addition to providing patients with high-quality care, DAs offer invaluable assistance to the dentists they assist. 

At Blue Ocean Dentistry in Glendora, dental assistants assist Dr. Fred Wong with instruments and supplies during various dental procedures. They also need to have a good nature when it comes to interacting with patients. This is especially true during COVID-19, when people share concerns about their safety during procedures. They also need to be very organized in record keeping and general office duties. 

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Different Types of Dental Cleaning

New patients of Dr. Fred Wong’s Glendora dental practice might be surprised by recommendations given to them regarding dental cleaning. At some dental offices, dental cleaning appointments are all created equal. But, at Blue Ocean Dentistry, during your initial exam, we may determine your dental health requires more frequent or even deeper cleaning than what other dentists and dental hygienists provide. For instance, you may need root planing or other periodontal measures in addition to a routine clean. On the other hand, if you floss and brush and carefully pursue preventative procedures, your teeth may require less intense dental intervention.

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Blue Ocean Dentistry in Glendora, California

Dr. Fred Wong and the staff at Blue Ocean Dentistry serve patients in and around their Glendora, California dental office. Located at 408 West Baseline Rd, Blue Ocean Dentistry is open Monday & Tuesday 8 a.m. until 5 p.m., Wednesday 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., Thursday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Friday 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. The office is closed on Saturday and Sundays, except by appointment. To confirm these hours during the COVID-19 pandemic, please call our office (626) 852-6999.

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