First Visit

Dr. Malek, a dental specialists practicing in Long Beach, California 90807 and his experienced professional team look forward to meeting you on your first visit.

We understand that each patient’s treatment is different, and the office of Dr. Malek, promises to give you their personal attention you deserve. Your first visit will consist of an examination and discussion of potential treatment options. This important visit will address your periodontic and or dental implant needs to determine if this is the proper time to begin treatment.

After we have evaluated your records, we conduct a treatment consultation to explain all aspects of your treatment in detail. We will provide a complete clinical diagnosis regarding the nature of the problem, a written summary of the findings and detailed plan that outlines your treatment, goals and estimated fees. Dr. Malek encourages questions from his patients, and as such, we provide ample time to answer your questions.

Periodontal Disease

A recent study has found that periodontal disease has been linked to some cancers. Dr. Malek recommends that periodontal disease can be prevented by practicing good oral hygiene and regular visits with your dentist and periodontist.


Dental Implants

A dental implant (artificial tooth root) is a custom-made piece of bio-compatible metal (so your body does not reject this material) serves as the replacement for the root portion of a missing natural tooth.