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We offer General Dentistry, Cosmetic Dentistry, Implants and Invisalign!


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About Practice

Founded by Gary Braunstein, DDS, Carlsbad & Encinitas Dental Care is an excellent general and cosmetic dentistry practice for communities on the southern coast of California. The clinic has two convenient locations in Carlsbad and Encinitas, California, in order to be accessible to patients who need immediate or routine care during their busy lives. The Encinitas office has been a pillar of the community for over 40 years while the Carlsbad location was established in 2010. Patients of all ages and backgrounds trust both clinics for any and all dental services.

The experienced team at Carlsbad & Encinitas Dental Care is dedicated to compassionately attending to each patient’s unique needs and preferences. They listen intently during each consultation and at every step of treatment thereafter. Using the latest techniques and technologies in the field of dentistry, they provide everything from routine exams and cleanings to complex implant procedures and complete reconstructive dental work. 

Carlsbad & Encinitas Dental Care boasts an extensive list of services unmatched by many competitors. For patients who want to improve the look of their smile, the clinic offers whitening, bonding, veneers, and Invisalign®. General dentistry services include crowns, dental implants, and comprehensive exams. 

No matter how your smile needs improving, the team at Carlsbad & Encinitas Dental Care can create a personalized treatment plan that addresses all of your goals. For a gorgeously clean and healthy smile, call either clinic or book your appointment online today.

Accepts PPO Insurance

We only accept PPO insurance, please give us a call for further questions regarding our accepted insurance.

Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Delta Dental
United Health Care


Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine

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