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Chula Vista Dentist Uyen Thompson, DDS Earns Fellowship in Academy of General Dentistry and ICOI

Chula Vista Dentist Uyen Thompson, DDS recently earned Fellowship status with the Academy of General Dentistry and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
Dr. Uyen Thompson recently became a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry and a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists—two of the most respected and prestigious dental organizations in the world. Chula Vista, CA – Dr. Uyen Thompson is a strong believer in the idea that, in order for dentists to provide patients with the best possible care, they must spend as much time as possible pursuing continuing dental education. Dr. Thompson,...

How to Fix a Chipped Tooth

Do you have a chipped tooth? If so, you may be surprised to know that there are several popular dental treatment options that can effectively fix the problem with long-lasting and natural-looking results! Chipping or breaking a tooth is actually quite common. In many cases, chips are caused by a facial injury or a fall; however, they can also be the unfortunate result of using the teeth to open a package or a bottle (which...

What Are My Tooth Replacement Options?

With the many advances in the field of restorative dentistry that have been made over the years, there are now more options than ever to replace missing teeth with excellent results. It’s important to remember that even just a single missing tooth anywhere in the mouth can be problematic. In addition to their effect on the appearance of your smile, missing teeth can create general oral health concerns and diminish the ability to properly chew...

What Are the Health Benefits of Invisalign®?

Invisalign® offers one of the most discreet, comfortable, and effective ways to correct common orthodontic concerns for straighter teeth and a more beautiful smile. While the aesthetic benefits of Invisalign® are some of the most prominent, there are a number of ways this treatment can improve oral health, as well. Teeth that are misaligned or overcrowded can cause the surrounding gums to become red and swollen. Invisalign®’s ability to move the teeth into proper alignment...

Adult Orthodontics: What Can Orthodontics Do for My Smile?

While many children and adolescents have orthodontic treatment to help guide the teeth and jaws into proper position as early as possible, adults can also significantly benefit from procedures that can straighten their teeth and improve their bite. In fact, orthodontic treatments are quite popular among adults who want to address lifelong concerns and smile with greater confidence! Many adults consider orthodontic treatment to correct: Teeth Misalignment Large gaps and spaces, as well as teeth...

Put a New Smile On Your Face with Invisalign®, Clear Braces, or Other Orthodontic Options!

It’s never too late to address teeth misalignment and bite issues. Here at Thompson Center for Dentistry, we offer a comprehensive orthodontic treatment program with options for both children and adults. The field of orthodontics has come a long way over the years, with treatments available that can successfully straighten the teeth and correct bite alignment in more comfortable and discreet ways. More severe cases of teeth crowding and spacing issues can often benefit from...

Chula Vista Dentist Displays Fun New Light Show Outside Her Office

Chula Vista, CA - At Thompson Center for Dentistry, cosmetic dentist Uyen Thompson, DDS recently unveiled a unique lighting display on the outside of her practice. The decision to add this fun and creative lighting feature came from a desire to enhance the atmosphere of the community, even when the dental office has concluded business for the day. The thematic display of lights was created by the same company that crafts the exterior lights for...

Take a Look at Our Brand New Lighting Display Outside Of Our Office!

Our cosmetic dentist, Uyen Thompson, DDS, is excited to announce a beautiful new lighting feature that has been added to the exterior of Thompson Center for Dentistry. This new feature was recently unveiled to add a fun new look to the local community when the sun goes down and business has concluded for the day. Interesting fact: The lights on our building were created by the same company who designs ...

Our Vegetable Garden: Thanking Patients with Fresh, Free Vegetables!

One aspect of our practice that makes us stand out in the area is our commitment to improving patients' overall health. In addition to offering comprehensive dental care to enhance one’s oral health, we are also firm believers in the mouth-body health connection. This concept is backed by many studies that have found a strong relationship between the health of your mouth and the general health of your body. Dr. Uyen Thompson and our team...

Welcome to Our New Website!

We are excited to welcome you to the brand new website for Thompson Center for Dentistry! Our cosmetic dentist, Dr. Uyen Thompson, and her experienced team of dental professionals offer you this state-of-the-art virtual window into our practice so you can get a detailed glimpse of what you can expect during your visit with us. As you peruse through the site, you will find descriptions of the comprehensive dental care options we provide, including an...