Walnut Creek Dentist

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Walnut Creek Dentist Video 2017

New Patients VIP Special

VIP New patients Comprehensive exam, necessary x-rays, and dental cleaning is $149

Applies for non insured patient’s. (over $350 value)

Now patients can register and complete new patients forms online. It is easy and simple and it takes few minutes.

New patient forms click here


In Office Whitening for Only $199 (Zoom)

In Office Teeth Whitening for Only $199 (valid from July 1 to July 15, 2015)
Regular $599
Let’s face it: one of the first things you notice about people is their smile. When you meet someone with a bright, natural smile, it catches your attention. However, over time, the natural aging process and your lifestyle (smoking or drinking coffee, tea, or wine) can stain your teeth. To get your smile back to looking its best, you should choose a whitening method that:
Achieves the longest-lasting results
Gives you the most naturally brilliant and uniform look
Is clinically proven to be safe and effective
Is administered by dental professionals
A teeth whitening can make you look and feel younger, more attractive and more confident. Request an appointment or call our office to schedule a personal consultation during your next visit.

In Office Teeth Whitening for Only $199 (valid from July 1 to July 15, 2015)
Regular $599

Crown in a day – Cerec

Crown in a Day! | Less than 2 hours!amalgam-cerec-filling.jpg
At Walnut Creek cosmetic dental office of Dr. Mehri Zarekari the latest advancements in dental technology is used to restore your smile. To restore shape and function of the tooth that has damage, fractured, or decay of tooth a crown, would be a preferred restoration.

A dental crown covers a tooth, restoring its shape and size, as well as strengthening and improving its appearance. While the benefits of a crown are numerous, the downside is that they require multiple visits.

Until now!

In the past, receiving a crown took at least two appointments, separated by a two-week waiting period. Not any more! Dr. Mehri Zarekari is one of only a few dental offices that offer on-demand, custom porcelain restorations through the use of CEREC CAD/CAM system.

Thanks to this amazing new technique, near-perfect tooth restorations are not only possible, but can be done in just one visit!

What is CEREC®?
CEREC (chair side Economical Restoration of Esthetic Ceramics) is a revolutionary system that allows Dr. Mehri Zarekari to create, design, and fit a new crown in a single visit. During your visit, an image of your tooth is scanned into an acquisition unit. Using Sirona software, your crown is designed to your tooth’s precise specifications. The multi-instrument CEREC system consists of a newly developed light-emitting diode (LED) camera, a computer with 3-D imaging software, and a milling unit with diamond blades for quick, precise, and highly detailed construction of restorations.

There are several advantages to CEREC restorations over conventional laboratory-made restorations:

Single-Appointment Dental Care – With CEREC, you only need to visit the dentist’s office once.
No Temporary Restorations – Conventional restoration procedures require you to wear temporary restorations while the laboratory creates your new restoration. Temporary restorations can fall off or cause other problems. CEREC eliminates this inconvenience.
Complete Control by Your Dentist – Since the restoration is designed and fabricated from start to finish by Dr. Mehri Zarekari, he has complete control over how it will look and fit. By contrast, a crown made in a laboratory is under the control of a technician who must rely upon impressions and dental imagery provided by Dr. Mehri Zarekari.
Fine Materials – CEREC uses strong, tooth-colored ceramic materials to restore your teeth to their natural strength, beauty, and function. Not only do they look like the rest of your teeth, these materials closely match the composition of your natural tooth structure, allowing you to eat hot and cold foods without worrying about your tooth cracking from the extreme temperatures.


Spring Break Special teeth whitening

If you are looking to brighten your smile, take advantage of our limited time Teeth Whitening Special:

In office Zoom teeth whitening treatment for just $199

($599 value)

Offer expires: 04/30/2015
* Some restrictions apply

Your smile is the first thing people notice when they see you. Show the world your brilliant smile!

We look forward to hearing from you! To find out more about our dentists, general & family dentistry, or the other dentistry services we provide, please call our walnut creek dental office at 925.939.9177 or Request your Appointment online.

Dr. Z. In Walnut Creek Dental Office

Dr. Z. In Walnut Creek Dental Office

Bad Breath (Halitosis) Cause and Dental Treatment

Many different types of bacteria live, work, and play in your mouth. They hide in the spaces between your teeth and gums, and in the deep crevices of your tongue. They eat food left on your teeth after meals. Feasting on these “leftovers “, bacteria pour out volatile sulfur compounds and bad smell.

In some instances bad breath (Halitosis) may be caused by medical conditions (liver, lung, and stomach problems). In a few instances, it is cause by certain foods. But bad breath from food quickly goes away. Over 95% of bad breath is caused by bacteria (germs).

During regular check up and cleaning, dentists should be on the look out for teeth with gross decay or periodontal involvement since these can be a source of hard to get rid of malodorous bacteria. In a patient with a relatively healthy mouth, a simple thorough cleaning and the implementation of improved oral hygiene regime (flossing and brushing) will often eliminate bad breath.  Tongue scrapping and oral irrigation will also help to remove the bacteria from both sides of tongue.

Regardless of what steps are taken at home to prevent bad breath, frequent and thorough cleanings at your dentist are highly recommended, since these cleanings  will eliminate most of the plaque and bacteria that accumulates around the teeth.

We look forward to hearing from you! To find out more about our dentists, general & family dentistry, or the other dentistry services we provide, please call our walnut creek dental office at 925.939.9177 or reserve your appointment online.

Dr. Z at Walnut Creek Dental Office

Dr. Z at Walnut Creek Dental Office

Diabetes and oral Health Problems

Did you know that 95% of diabetic patients have periodontal disease?

Diabetes and periodontal disease are closely linked. Diabetic patients are more likely to develop periodontal disease and people with periodontal disease are more likely to develop diabetes. Treating and managing one of these conditions can help improve the other.

If you are diabetic, or have risk factors for diabetes, such as a family history, or high cholesterol, contact us to discuss your periodontal health. Request an appointment or call our office at (925) 939-9177 to schedule a personal consultation during your next visit or click here to reserve your appointment.

Diabetes and Oral Health Problems by American Diabetic Association Article

Dr. Z at Walnut Creek Dental Office

Dr. Z at Walnut Creek Dental Office

Are you candidate for Cosmetic Dentistry

If you have been thinking about improving your smile, you may be a good candidate for cosmetic dentistry. Take a few moments to ask yourself the following questions:

1- Are you embarrassed about smiling in front of people?
2- Do you ever cover your mouth to hide your teeth?
3- Do you wish your teeth were whiter?
4- Would you like to change the shape of your teeth or gums?
5- Do you have gaps or spaces between your teeth?

Dr. Z at Walnut Creek Dental Office

Dr. Z at Walnut Creek Dental Office

Are you considering braces for that perfect smile?

If you answered yes to any of the above, you may be a candidate for * cosmetic dentistry. In fact, anyone who is unhappy with the appearance of his or her smile is a candidate for cosmetic dentistry. A smile makeover can change your life – make you look and feel younger, more attractive and more confident.

Request an appointment or call our office to schedule a personal consultation.

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Gum Disease and Arestin Treatment

Gum disease is a bacterial infection that can lead to damage to the gums, tissue, and bone around your teeth. The destruction of tissue and bone causes pockets to form around teeth. ARESTIN® with scaling and root planing can help address some of the symptoms of gum disease.

Bacteria are the cause of gum disease. And antibiotics kill bacteria. Scaling and root planing (SRP) removes a great deal of bacteria that cause periodontal infection. But this procedure can’t reach all bacteria that hide in the bottom of pockets. That’s why your dentist may decide to add a locally administered antibiotic (LAA) such as ARESTIN®.

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Happy Thanksgiving

As November comes to an end, we are taking some time to reflect on what we are most thankful for. We sincerely appreciate your continued patronage and the privilege to serve you for many years to come.

We will be closed on Thursday, November 22nd and Friday, November 23rd in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday. We will be back in the office on Monday Nov 26th at 8:00 am, However if you have an dental emergency call (925) 939-9177 and follow the instructions.

We hope that you are spending Thanksgiving with those you love and we wish the best to you and yours.

From all of us here at Mehri Zarekari, DMD,

Happy Thanksgiving!


The end of the year is when most flexible spending, health savings, and insurance benefits expire and we’d like to give you a friendly reminder that it’s a good time to come in for your dental visit.  Request an appointment online or call our office to schedule an appointment before the end of the year to take advantage of your insurance benefits.

Save $100. off the procedures that are not covered by your dental insurance.  You must bring this printed E-MAIL for discount. Some restrictions may apply. Call us for details.****


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Mehri Zarekari, DMD
1575 Treat Boulevard #115
Walnut Creek , CA , 94598
(925) 939-9177
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