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A denture or a complete denture as it is often called, is an appliance that is inserted in the mouth, replaces natural teeth and provides [...]
Dr. Leland F. Porteous grew up in Berkeley, CA and graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a B.S. in Biology. Dr. Leland Porteous graduated from Case Western School of Dentistry in 1981.
When you seek care at our office, you are assured that Dr. Porteous utilize the latest in technology to enhance the quality and fit for your dental care. Our practice uses high power microscopes and LED surgical lights to enhance the precision of patient care. Dentistry is micro-surgery.
There are two common types of dental fillings. Amalgam or silver fillings are one. Composite or tooth colored fillings are the other. Both materials have their advantages and disadvantages. During your appointment Drs. Porteous will discuss which they feel will be the better treatment option based on the clinical findings.