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Conveniently located 16055 Ventura Blvd. Suite #820, Encino, CA 91436

Dental Implants

Transforming Smiles and Lives with Advanced Dental Implants

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Understanding Dental Implants

Embracing Dental Implants: A Common and Shame-Free Solution

Dental implants are more common than you might think. From TV personalities to people you know, many have chosen implants as a reliable solution for missing teeth. There's absolutely no shame in opting for dental implants; in fact, they're a testament to modern dental innovation. With skilled implantologists like Dr. Okui, the results are so natural that even patients themselves can't tell the difference from their original teeth.


The Dental Implant Procedure

Painless Implant Procedures with Expert Sedation

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Overcoming Anxiety with Expert Sedation

The prospect of undergoing dental implant surgery can be intimidating for many patients. However, Dr. Okui's mastery in dental sedation plays a pivotal role in transforming this experience. With expert sedation techniques, patients find themselves in a relaxed state, significantly reducing anxiety and discomfort. This approach ensures that the journey towards a new smile is as comfortable and stress-free as possible.

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The Precision of the Dental Implant Procedure

The dental implant procedure under Dr. Okui is marked by precision and attention to detail. Utilizing advanced technology and techniques, each step of the process is carried out with utmost accuracy. This precision not only contributes to the success of the implants but also minimizes the potential for discomfort during and after the procedure. Patients can rest assured that they are receiving top-quality care that focuses on achieving the best outcomes.

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Waking Up to a New Smile

One of the most remarkable aspects of undergoing dental implant surgery with Dr. Okui is the experience of waking up to a new smile. The expert use of sedation means that patients have little to no recollection of the procedure itself. This seamless transition allows patients to bypass the typical anxieties and discomforts associated with dental surgery, waking up to a rejuvenated smile without the stress of traditional surgical experiences.


Post-Procedure Care and Comfort

A Smooth Recovery: Minimizing Discomfort Post-Implants

Concerns about post-procedure pain are common, but our patients often report minimal discomfort thanks to Dr. Okui's advanced techniques. Whether due to genetics, accidents, special needs, or prolonged dental fears, there are numerous reasons why people lose teeth. Dental implants offer a reliable and long-lasting solution. They're not only affordable and efficient but also function like natural teeth, allowing for normal brushing and flossing.

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Experience Implant Mastery with Dr. Okui

Trust in the skilled hands of our implant specialists, led by Dr. Okui, to deliver seamless and natural-looking dental implant solutions.

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Before and after images of ruined teeth. These images show a result of the work of the dentist.Before and after images of ruined teeth. These images show a result of the work of the dentist.
Before and after images of ruined teeth. These images show a result of the work of the dentist.Before and after images of ruined teeth. These images show a result of the work of the dentist.
Before and after images of ruined teeth. These images show a result of the work of the dentist.Before and after images of ruined teeth. These images show a result of the work of the dentist.


Featured Services

Elevating Dental Care to New Heights with Our Specialized Services

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At Akemi Dental Specialists, our endodontic services are all about preserving your natural teeth and ensuring their health from the inside out.
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Healthy gums are the foundation of a healthy mouth. Our periodontics services focus on preventing, diagnosing, and treating gum disease.
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Cosmetic Dentistry

Dreaming of a dazzling smile? Our cosmetic dentistry services at Akemi Dental Specialists are designed to enhance your smile's aesthetics.
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Providing Clarity on Common Queries

  • Dental implants are a preferred choice for tooth replacement due to their durability, functionality, and natural appearance. They're designed to fuse with your jawbone, offering a stable base for artificial teeth, and can last a lifetime with proper care.

  • Thanks to modern sedation techniques and Dr. Okui's expertise, patients typically experience minimal discomfort during the implant procedure. Most patients report feeling relaxed and comfortable throughout.

  • Recovery time varies, but most patients find it surprisingly manageable. Dr. Okui's advanced techniques ensure a smooth healing process, with many patients experiencing little to no pain.

  • Dental implants are an investment in your oral health and quality of life. They are cost-effective in the long run, considering their durability and the fact that they function like natural teeth. We offer various financing options to make the process affordable.

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Here's what our patients are saying about us...

Exceptional Care & Service

Dr. Tatsuta and all her staff are friendly, caring, professional, capable, smiling and the treatment is excellent.
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Michael S.

Highly Recommended Professionalism

I'm a dentist and I just love Dr. Tatsuta and her staff. Very professional! On Time! Great office. I would suggest you go to Dr. Tatsuta.
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Cory R.

Transformative Dental Experiences

Dr. Okui changed my mind about so many things with my teeth. I went from some pretty bad looking teeth so getting a few replaced. I also got a root canal from Dr. Tatsuta. Both are excellent. I never am uncomfortable. They make me want to keep up with my dental health.
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Jim H.

Painless, Expert Endodontics

My experience was outstanding. My options for treatment were discussed in a way that allowed me to make an informed decision. The staff was friendly and helpful at all times. Dr. Okui did an excellent job – what a wonderful professional! He called me the same evening to see how I was doing. His office called the next day to see if everything was going well and if I had any questions. All in all, this was an excellent experience. 
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Sara V.

I Recommend Dr. Tatsuta...

I appreciated the kindness, professionalism and the thorough understandable explanation. I would overall recommend Dr. Tatsuta to anyone! Thank you! 
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Akemi Dental Specialists

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  • 16055 Ventura Blvd. Suite #820, Encino, CA 91436

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