DENTIST! Your heart rate is accelerating, and you can’t stop yourself from groaning a little…if this is you, you’re experiencing what is called, odontophobia – fear of dentists. Calm down. Take a few deep breaths. Now that you’re a little less agitated let’s talk about dentists. Whether you want to or not, if you have teeth you need to visit a dentist at least twice a year. That is so that you can have optimal oral health, and in order to keep it that way, you’ll have to overcome your fear of all things dental and visit a dentist in San … Continue reading
At Starbrite Dental, Dr. Munira and the entire team are committed to helping patients get, and keep happy and healthy smiles. From keeping your teeth clean and preventing future problems to providing treatment for a health or cosmetic dental problems such as cavities, teeth whitening, gum disease, and alignment, Dr. Munira offers a wide range of treatments to her patients in the 95436 area. While Dr. Munira is pleased that her patients trust her with their restorative and cosmetic dental needs, she also stresses the importance of at-home preventative care and works to become a partner in oral health care … Continue reading
The right at-home oral care and consistent checkups with your dentist are the keys to preventing many dental problems like tooth decay and gum disease. However, even with the best teeth brushing and flossing, eating all the right foods, and avoiding bad habits, issues you may not have expected can occur. Dr. Munira Lokhandwala and her team at StarBrite Dental in San Jose, CA, provide a wide range of services to help with all of their patients’ dental care needs, including: Toothaches: The pain from a toothache can range from mild and irritating to throbbing and intense. While you can … Continue reading
Keeping your smile sparkling is a popular topic of discussion these days. Entire aisles of the grocery store are dedicated to products claiming to improve your smile and late-night infomercials promise to deliver dramatic results quickly. It’s no surprise that the market is full of options, teeth whitening is really one of the easiest ways to see improvement in your smile. Dr. Munira Lokhandwala at StarBrite Dental has been helping patients in and near San Jose, CA, improve their smiles with professional teeth whitening that offers better, and more predictable, results. However, the need for teeth whitening products can be … Continue reading
Our team consists of Dr. Munira Lokhandwala and Dr. Maryum Tariq who are highly skilled dentists with decades of dental experience in both cosmetic and general dentistry.