Emergency Calls: Here for You 24/7
Emergencies happen & the quicker you get treatment, the better. They can happen during holidays, vacations & in the middle of the night. Dr. Macatangay is here for emergency dental services & same-day appointments.
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Dr. Cecile Macatangay
Dr. Cecile Macatangay has been practicing dentistry for over twenty years. Her main focus is preventative, cosmetic, restorative dentistry. Her office is located in El Cajon, California.
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I always know that I’ll get a thorough cleaning and check up with Dr. Macatangay, MJ, and Brenda. The entire office is run very professionally, and everyone is very friendly.
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Frequently Asked Questions
The American Dental Association (ADA) guidelines recommend visiting a dentist at least twice a year for a checkup and professional cleaning. Our office also recommends a minimum of two visits per year, or depending on your condition, possibly 3-4 times per year.
One of our staff members will compile your medical and dental history during your first visit. We will then examine your teeth and gums, screen you for oral cancer, make X-rays of your teeth as needed and complete a TMJ (temporomandibular or jaw joint) exam. After we review your dental profile, we will discuss a diagnosis with you. If treatment such as a root canal (endodontics), braces (orthodontics) or oral surgery is needed, we will plan to treat you in our office or refer you to a specialist. We will discuss your options for treatment and fee payment and help you determine the best plan to fit your needs.
Following your initial visit, your regular follow-up visit will include: examination of your teeth and gums, screening for oral cancer, clean and scaling teeth and then we will make plans for treatment, as needed. We will discuss any pain or problems you may be experiencing and answer any questions you may have.
Painless dentistry is a means of ensuring your total experience in our office is as stress-free and pain-free as possible. We will discuss treatment options that may require no local anesthetic and whenever possible, alleviate pain by the means most comfortable to you.
Please call our office as soon as you determine that you have a dental emergency. We will be glad to work you in to our schedule if you have a dental emergency during regular business hours. After hours, over the weekend and during holidays, please call our office for the doctor’s emergency contact number.
We have many different procedures that can help these problems. Porcelain veneers are designed to look like your natural teeth and are individually and permanently attached to the fronts of your existing teeth. Veneers can be positioned to close gaps. Bonding utilizes a composite material made of plastic to fill in areas of your teeth and correct chipping and shape problems. Both porcelain veneers and bonding are color-matched to the rest of your teeth.
Yes. We accept many types of dental insurance and will process your claim for you upon receipt of your co-payment. We offer a low interest rate payment plans through Carecredit and also accept most major credit cards.
Dr. Macatangay will gladly “accept”, or file a claim, any dental insurance plan that you or you family might have, but he is only a preferred provider for the plans listed below:
Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield of UT, Delta Dental, Humana, Select Health Dental, and United Concordia.
If your dental plan is not listed above, please contact our office or your dental insurance provider to see if you still have out-of-network benefits available through your plan. There are many dental plans that will still pay dental benefits, even if Dr. Macatangay is not a preferred provider.