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You Can Protect Your Teeth With CEREC Crowns

The development of the CEREC system is one of the most revolutionary developments in dentistry. It allows your dentist to create a new dental crown or restoration right there in Read More

FAQs about Teeth Whitening

Getting your teeth whitened professionally can be a life-changing experience. Whiter teeth are associated with youth, health, vitality and even your level of professionalism in the workplace. Your dentist has Read More

Welcome to Our Blog

Welcome to the Blog of Lorna L. Okada, D.D.S. Whether you are an existing patient or searching for a dentist in the San Jose, CA area, we’re excited you are here. With Read More

What are the benefits of Invisalign®?

A popular option for straightening teeth at Lorna L. Okada, D.D.S., Invisalign can be a great method for improving your smile, and can help patients with crowded teeth, crossbites, overbites, Read More

Do You Have an Ageless Smile? Let Us Help You Keep It!

In your golden years, you’ve become a pioneer in tooth care. Yours is probably the first generation in history that can expect to keep most of their natural teeth for Read More

Halloween: Candy, costumes, and more!

All Hallows' Eve, more commonly known as Halloween, is a yearly event celebrated on October 31, and one that is anticipated by the young and young at heart all over Read More

Considerations When Picking the Right Mouthwash

A solid oral health routine begins with daily brushing, flossing, and rinsing. Without a consistent oral health regimen, you may begin to experience tooth decay and bacterial infections. Few patients Read More

Is Coffee Damaging Your Smile?

Coffee is one of the most popular drinks in the world. Many people have a cup, or two, or even three a day. It’s common to drink it in the Read More

Year-End Insurance Reminder

the doctor, as well as our team at Lorna L. Okada, D.D.S., would like to give those patients with flex spend, health savings, or insurance benefits a friendly end of Read More

Invisalign® and Invisalign Teen® Make You Smile

Many adults and teens in our San Jose, California office would love to have their teeth straightened but are unwilling to go through the long and often embarrassing process of Read More

Breaking Bad Oral Habits

The effects of bad oral habits are something our team sees all too often. You might have bad oral habits that stem from childhood, possibly because your parents did not Read More

The Invisalign® Treatment Process

Invisalign is gaining traction as a sought-after solution for orthodontic problems. Unlike traditional braces, which require the placement of brackets on teeth and the connection of unsightly wires, Invisalign works Read More

Some Benefits to Giving Your Smile an Extra Boost

For many individuals, autumn brings with it a number of new beginnings. Fall is the time that many people return to school, get back to the daily grind after an Read More

Labor Day: Our favorite holiday to rest!

Labor Day, celebrated on the first Monday each September here in the United States, is a holiday devoted to the American working community. The purpose of the holiday is honoring Read More

Eating and Invisalign®

One of the greatest advantages to using Invisalign is that it provides maximum results with minimal impact on your everyday life. Invisalign is comfortable, easy to insert, and simple to Read More

Chewing Gum: Fact and Fiction

Remember all the things your parents would tell you when you were growing up to scare you away from doing something? Like how lying might make your nose grow, misbehaving Read More

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Office Hours (modified due to Covid-19)

Monday

8:00 am - 5:15 pm

Open every other week

Tuesday

8:00 am - 5:15 pm

Wednesday

8:00 am - 5:15 pm

Thursday

8:00 am - 5:15 pm

Friday

8:00 am - 5:15 pm

Open every other week

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Monday
8:00 am - 5:15 pm Open every other week
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:15 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:15 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:15 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:15 pm Open every other week
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

Lorna L. Okada, D.D.S.