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1736 East 14th St.
San Leandro, CA 94577

Dr. Tickner
San Leandro Dentist!

Mobile Device Apps
 
I found a really cool article in the CDA Journal and wanted to share it with you. Especially those of you who really like mobile device apps.
 
Brushing App Has Impact on Oral Health
 
The Brush DJ app aims to motivate users to brush for the ADA-recommended two to three minutes. This app, which was featured in the December 2013 Journal of the California Association, does this by playing music, taken either from the users' playlist or from the cloud.
 
According to a new study published in the British Dental Journal, the app is helping change brushing habits. Specifically, of the 189 people who participated in the study, 70 percent reported that their teeth felt cleaner since using the app and 88 percent reported the app motivated them to brush their teeth for longer.
 
Further, 92 percent would recommend the app to their friends and family. Four broad themes relating to how the app helped tooth brushing were reported: motivation, education, compliance and perceived benefits.
 
Brush DJ launched in 2011. According to a news release, the app had been downloaded to more than 197,000 mobile devices by February 2015.
 
- Blake Ellington, Tech Trends editor
Article published in the CDA November 2015 Journal, California Dental Association

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This is What We Do:

"We do superior dentistry with kindness, tenderness and efficiency."

Our passion for customer service means that our patients can expect an exceptional level of care throughout their dental experience.  If you appreciate this level of care and have decided to prevent more disease and be healthier, we are your kind of office.

This is how we do it.

We go the extra mile because our Doctor loves dentistry.  Our long term staff loves to help and not judge.  We will get you healthy and with your help, set systems in place that will keep you that way.  Dr. Tickner has developed techniques when making dentures that result in them being more comfortable and easier to wear.  He also uses these techniques when making implant dentures.  We make more dentures in a month than most dentists make in a year.

Dentures, Fillings, Teeth Whitening, Crowns & Bridges, Conveniently located in Downtown San Leandro

Thank you for visiting the website of Walter Tickner, a leader in dental care in San Leandro, California. We are also proud to provide service to Hayward, San Leandro DentistOakland, Castro Valley, and San Lorenzo areas.

Dr. Tickner and his team of highly-trained professionals are dedicated to improving your oral health. We proudly offer our patients the most advanced and full-service dental treatment available, including:

Our general services include composites (aka fillings), root canals, and crowns and bridges while our cosmetic dental services include teeth whitening, veneers and dental implants. No matter what you're dental need, we can help you!

Dentures

Dr. Tickner completed additional training and has almost 30 years of experience in fitting and placing dentures and partials. Dentures are artificial, removable replacements for the natural teeth that can be custom designed to look more natural and feel more comfortable. 

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