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Making Las Vegas Smile Since 2003!

"My family has been seeing Dr. Keshmiri at Sahara Dental for over 10 years. There are four of us and all four have had good experiences with this business. Sahara dental has literally watched my children grow into young adults. "

- Meredith M.  (Source: Yelp)

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  • Seasoned & Compassionate Staff
  • Full-Service Dental Facilities
  • Family & Kid Friendly
  • Whole Health–Focused Dental Care
  • Newest Technological Advances
  • Insurance & Comfortable Payments

About Sahara Dental Summerlin

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At Sahara Dental Summerlin based in West Las Vegas, we provide a full range of dental treatments for you and your family including, preventative, restorative, cosmetic dentistry and Orthodontics for adults and children. More importantly, we educate our patients about oral health and dental hygiene.

We follow the regulations of ADA, O.S.H.A. for antiseptic and sterilization procedures. We use disposable gloves, masks, needles, saliva ejectors, paper drapes, chair and x-ray wraps. Shields and barrier covers are always worn by the staff. We thoroughly clean then heat-sterilize all hand pieces and instruments after each use. The treatment room chairs, and instruments are cleaned, washed and disinfected between each patient.

We are now taking new patients and would be happy to help you get the healthiest, most attractive smile in town.  Pick us as your Las Vegas Summerlin dentist and get in touch with us now to make your first appointment.  We will make you smile!

Meet Our Dentist

Dr. Shiva Keshmiri

Dr. Shiva Keshmiri

UCLA, DDS - 1995
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Dr. Bradley Welch

Dr. Bradley Welch

Creighton University, DDS - 1989
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Dr. Greg Welch

Dr. Greg Welch

Creighton University, DDS - 1990
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Dr. Catherine Legaspi

Dr. Catherine Legaspi

Pacific University, DDS - 2010
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Dr. Aman Sidhu

Dr. Aman Sidhu

USC, DDS - 2010
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Dentist Summerlin

Dentists are responsible for treating and diagnosing dental diseases and infections. They ensure that good oral hygiene is maintained by us. Dentists specialize in many different fields from oral surgery to teeth whitening specialists. Dentists Summerlin have to go through intense training and practice before they are certified by the dentistry board. For one, dentists must complete an undergraduate degree course related to dentistry or human anatomy after which they need to enrol for four years in a dental learning institution. Before certification and more importantly licensing, dentists have to obtain a degree in dental surgery or dental medicine. During surgery, dentists may require assistance in the lab or theatre room and the importance of assistance dentists. Dentists interact with various clients and so they should have good communication skills. They should make sure that the patient is in a safe and secure environment having obtained their trust.

Dental Procedures

Dentist Summerlin are skilled in many different dental operations and procedures. While some dentists may specialize in oral surgery, some dentists take on more general tasks such as teeth lightening. Teeth lightening is not a complex process as it involves very few sessions at the dentist. In some cases, the dentist may provide options for home bleaching where the patient seeking dental services is guided on how to clean and whiten their teeth with commonly used home ingredients. Setting braces is also a non-surgical procedure done by dentists. Braces help improve the alignment of teeth in the mouth and the jaw line. Dental implants, veneers and bridges are dental appliances that are usually fitted surgically. For dental implants, the dentist has to perform dental surgery to insert an artificial tooth from the root upward to the gum baseline. Of the three, this may be the most tasking, costly and time-consuming procedure. Veneers may be fitted simply on top of the teeth or in some cases may require surgery to rectify and correct the jawline before fitting the dental tools. Bridges are false teeth fixed by dentists on the gaps left by a missing tooth. These dental tools compare to a natural tooth in size quality and especially colour. In some cases, dentists can perform oral cancer examination. This is done through checking for sores or discoloured soft tissue in the mouth or feel for lumps around the exterior of the mouth, the neck, face and head.

When to see a dentist

Before seeing a dentist, patients should ensure they are knowledgeable with which kind of dentist to visit to properly treat their problem. For example, a child or a young adolescent should be taken to a paediatric dentist who is more skilled and has specialized in treatment and diagnosis of children oral diseases. If you experience a toothache, it may be because of an infection, a disease or poor dental hygiene. You should see a dentist to prevent any further pain or damage to the gum. Bad breath is also a sign of poor dental health. Dentist provide educational treatment where they give better dental practises that will improve oral health. Teeth removal is also done by dentists which involves a more surgical operation that will provide a safe environment for the removal.

Your Consultation at Sahara Dental Summerlin

As part of our total patient care policy, our staff will ensure that you spend the least amount of time waiting to be seen. Our waiting area and treatment rooms are comfortable with plenty of natural light, and are equipped with television sets for your entertainment and enjoyment.

We believe in educating and consulting our patients during examination and diagnosis. For this reason the doctor will use digital X-rays (computerized image) and intra-oral camera to demonstrate the need for any treatment and educate you in preventative steps that you can take to improve your oral health. Also you will always be given a written estimated plan for your treatment before any work is done.

To find out more or to arrange your first dental appointment, please give us a call at (702) 410-6633.

Make Sahara Dental Summerlin your first choice for personal dental services!

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Dental Implants

Dental implants can fill gaps, missing teeth that were lost due to periodontal disease, decay or injury. If you are a candidate for dental implants then explore why they should be your treatment of choice for permanently replacing missing teeth.

What are Dental Implants?
Natural-looking and extremely functional, dental implants are strong titanium metal posts planted into your lower or upper jawbone acting like the root structure of normal teeth. The titanium post are amicable with bone and oral tissues. Highly durable and capable of lasting a lifetime (assuming you remember to treat implants just like a regular tooth, i.e. regular brushing, flossing, dental check-ups) dental implants can easily hold a crown, bridge, or denture once the jawbone has grown around the implant.

Advantages of Dental Implants....

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Porcelain Veneers

Fair or not, people are judged according to the state of their teeth. A perfect smile could lead to more opportunities in life, a better job or personal success. Therefore, do not let imperfect teeth stand in the way of success.

One of the best dental options for creating a natural looking smile is porcelain veneers.

How Do They Work? Porcelain veneers are made from porcelain and are bonded to the surface of your teeth. They cover the imperfections, whether they are discolored, chipped, uneven or gapped. They are actually very strong and durable and can last for years without restoration.

Sahara Dental can create a customized set of veneers for your smile. The procedure is usual done within the same day.

Benefits of Porcelain Veneers:

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Composite Filling

Fillings are also used to repair broken or cracked teeth, or teeth that have been damaged by misuse.

Currently, there are many options for fillings. There are amalgam, silver, gold, porcelain, glass ionomer or composite fillings. Sahara Dental recommends composite fillings in most situations.

What are composite fillings?
Composite fillings are made of acrylic resin and powdered glass. It offers some advantages to the more popular amalgam filling such as cosmetic improvements because composite fillings can match the color of the surrounding teeth.

Advantages of a composite filling:

  • • The biggest advantage of this filling and the reason many people choose it is aesthetics. It makes your smile look more natural as you cannot see the filling.

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Root Canal

When Do You Need a Root Canal Procedure? There are signs and symptoms you need to look out for. If you’ve experienced some of this, better chalk that visit to the dentist right away.

  • • Tremendous pain after chewing or if you press the infected tooth
  • • There’s darkening of the tooth
  • • Swelling of the gums
  • • Lingering pain after drinking cold or hot water

Of course, there are cases when your condition is asymptomatic, meaning you don’t experience any of the symptoms above. That’s why you make sure to visit the dentist anyway for a regular visit.

What are these modern procedures that are available now?

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Emergency Dentist

When Do You Need A Emergency Dentist?

There are times when you should seek emergency dental care. For example, a toothache could come on without alert, leaving you in extreme, agonizing pain. We are here for you 24/7.

Common Dental Emergency

  • • Broken Tooth
  • • Knocked Out Tooth
  • • Severe Cut in the Gums
  • • Object Lodged between your Teeth
  • • Extreme Tooth or Jaw Pain
  • • Infection

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