Bonita Grande Dental
A Great Dentist

Welcome to Bonita Grande Dental

We provide patient-focused dentistry, which is about more than just high-quality care and effective treatments. Those are two very important parts of what we do, but what sets us apart from other practices is our commitment to your complete comfort and concern for your well-being. From the moment you first enter our Bonita Springs office, you’ll know that you’re not in an ordinary dental practice. First impressions are important, and every detail of our office reflects our desire to make your visits with us pleasant and free of stress. With amenities like complimentary beverages in our reception area and flat screen TVs in our treatment rooms, we know you’ll have one of the most relaxing dental visits you’ve ever experienced.

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Common Questions People Ask About Dentures

Common Questions People Ask About Dentures | Bonita Grande Dental

Top 3 Questions Patients Ask About Dentures

 

1.        Doc, I’m sick of my teeth.  Will it be better to just go to dentures?

      A. We hear this a lot from patients. The answer to this varies on a case-by- case basis. For a person with poor oral health, dentures may be better than their natural teeth. At first, dentures tend to be uncomfortable and have a steep learning curve.  It’s not as simple as taking out your teeth, popping in the denture, and going to your favorite steakhouse that evening.  You will need to re-train yourself on speaking and eating before you feel completely ...

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Extending the Life of Your Fillings

Extending the Life of Your Fillings | Bonita Grande Dental

Have you ever had a filling?

The CDC estimates that 9 out of 10 people in the U.S. will have a cavity at some point in their life, so the chances are pretty good.

Once your filling is placed, you might think you never have to worry about it again. Unfortunately, while white fillings placed by Bonita Springs dentist Dr. Michael Gostigian can last a long time, they typically don’t last forever.

By keeping up good habits, however, you can extend the life of your fillings to protect your teeth.

How Long Do Fillings Last?

Studies show that composite resin (tooth-colored) fillings, on average, last about 10 years. This is comparable to the ...

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How to Care for Your Teeth After Your Whitening Treatment

How to Care for Your Teeth After Your Whitening Treatment | Bonita Grande Dental

Congratulations on your whiter, brighter smile! You've gone through the process of teeth whitening in Bonita Springs, now what can you do to keep those pearly whites nice and bright? Dr. Gostigian and his team have some suggestions for you.

Regular Brushing and Flossing

We repeat this all the time however, brushing and flossing your teeth often truly is the best way to keep your teeth white and bright. Using proper brushing techniques will remove the most plaque and food debris for excellent results. You may want to consider investing in an electric toothbrush, as they're known to remove more plaque build up and ensure that you're brushing for the ...

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Misconceptions About The Dentist

Misconceptions About The Dentist | Bonita Grande Dental

Dental procedures, and even dentists themselves tend to get a bad reputation because there are some common misconceptions out there. Dr. Michael Gostigian is your premiere dentist in Bonita Springs, FL and he's here to set the record straight. Here are some of the most common dental myths, and the truths to go with them.

Dental Procedures Are Painful

Modern dentistry has made so many advances in the way that treatment procedures are performed, and this helps them to be more comfortable and efficient for patients. Dental anesthetics ensure that you don't feel anything during treatment, while dental sedation can help you relax and feel more at ease during your ...

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Finding the Right Dentist in Bonita Springs

Finding the Right Dentist in Bonita Springs | Bonita Grande Dental

If you're looking for a new dentist for you and your family, you probably already know how many options are available to you. Finding the right team to handle your dental care is important, so making an informed decision is your best option. Here's some tips on how you can find the right dentist in Bonita Springs: 

  • Prioritize: Take some time to consider what is most important for you in this process. Are you looking for a dentist that is close to your home or work? A specific procedure or treatment option, or a dental office that takes your insurance? Maybe you're looking for an environment that makes you feel comfortable. Whatever ...

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An Interview with Dr. Gostigian

Meet Bonita Springs Dentist Dr. Gostigian

Five Fast Facts – An Interview with Dr. Gostigian

What inspired you to open your dental practice in Bonita Springs?

Developing relationships with patients was one of my primary motivations for becoming a dentist. There are very few medical careers where you can care for a patient throughout all the different stages of their life. My family has lived in SW Florida for over 20 years, so I knew Bonita Springs was the perfect place to set down roots. In addition to my passion for dentistry, I also enjoy the “business side” of owning a practice and am fortunate to work with such an excellent team.

What is ...

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