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SCDC in the Media

As advocates of continuing education, the Scripps Center for Dental Care team believes information should be sought after and shared. In our effort to provide patients with exceptional care, our top dentists have had the fortune to present our innovative clinical techniques and research at prestigious conferences and meetings around the world. Additionally, they have served as featured experts on several popular television and radio programs. We welcome the opportunity to communicate with others, and utilize social media, maintain a dental care news blog, and appear in other modern news formats to bridge the gap between doctor and patient. To help you better understand our practice, our dental professionals, and the field of dentistry, we have provided the information below.

If you have additional questions about Scripps Center for Dental Care in the media, or if you would like to schedule a consultation, please contact our office today.

Social Media

Stay in touch with Scripps Center for Dental Care online. We are active on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, and Google+. Feel free to ask a question, watch a video, or tell us about your latest visit. We post regularly, and we hope you’ll come say hi.

Radio and TV Appearances

Several of our dental professionals have appeared on notable TV and radio shows in the last several years, and they continue to visit some of the most popular programs around. Dr. John Weston has featured on radio and TV programs and in magazines such as KPRI 102.1, the San Diego Living morning show, and San Diego Magazine’s “Top Doctors” edition. Additional examples of our providers’ media presentations are available on their individual about pages.

Published Articles

Continuing education is a vital part of the dental profession, and our dentists and specialists actively publish articles in respected industry journals on topics regarding cosmetic, general, and restorative procedures and technologies. Our prestigious team has authored book chapters in textbooks and presented in the AACD’s esteemed Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry.

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As leaders in their field, our dental professionals are requested to present at renowned dental events held around the world. They have given lectures about general, restorative, and cosmetic dentistry as well as dental technology at major educational meetings around the country. Among them are some of the most established dental organizations in existence, including the following to name a few:

  • California Dental Association
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • European Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • New Zealand Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • The Australian Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • The New England Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • The Swedish Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • 3M Oral Care

Awards, Honors, and Recognitions

Our highly experienced dental professionals are board certified in their respective fields and have been recognized for their outstanding work many times throughout their careers. For instance, Dr. Weston achieved the credential and title of Accredited Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry in 2000 and then Accredited Fellow of the AACD in 2008. Only a handful of dentists earn this prestigious achievement each year, and he is the only dentist in La Jolla who holds this designation; it is considered the highest level of certification for the field. Another one of our dentists, Dr. Nick Marongiu is an Accredited Member of the AACD. Our other providers have each accomplished exceptional expertise in their respective fields, and they are dedicated to achieving the most advanced skill attainable to ensure our patients receive the best care possible.

For more information about our practice in the media, or if you would like to schedule a consultation with one of our dental professionals, please contact our office today.