FAQ's

We currently accept cash, personal checks, traveler’s checks, debit cards and all major credit cards. We also have financing available CareCredit and Springstone.

WWe take patients at our that have the following at our Sherman Oaks dental office: Aetna, Alliance PPO, Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Cigna, Commercial financing, Equitable, Great West Life, Health Net, Humana, Insurance Accepted, John Hancock, Liberty Mutual, MetLife, Optimum Choice, State Farm, Principle Mutual, Prudential, United HealthCare, and United Health Plan. Since this information may have changed, we encourage you to contact our dentist to verify if your insurance has been added to our list of acceptance.

IIf you don’t currently have insurance, don’t worry! Our dentist believes that everyone should have access to quality dental care. For this reason, we have financing available with CareCredit and Springstone. Contact our Sherman Oaks office for more information on financing you dental treatment.

If you suffer a non-life-threatening dental emergency, please contact us as soon as possible so you can be seen the very same day. For any life-threatening emergency, please call 911.

IIn order to schedule an appointment with our dentist in Sherman Oaks, all we need is your full name, contact information and insurance information, if applicable.

Yes! All patients should have access to quality dental care. For this reason, our Sherman Oaks office offers financing for all dental treatments via CareCredit and Springstone.

YYes, our Sherman Oaks dentist offers free consultations. Whether this is your first visit with a dentist or you are looking for a second opinion, many of your procedures have free consultations. Contact our Sherman Oaks dental office for more information.

Our Sherman Oaks office offer sedation dentistry for nervous patients. We offer both oral conscious sedation and nitrous oxide sedation. Rest-assured that you will have the most comfortable dental experience you’ve had to date at with our dentist!

UUnfortunately, our Sherman Oaks dentist is not currently receiving infants.

It is recommended that patient return for cleanings with our dentist every 6 months, unless otherwise suggest by the Dr. Burstein himself. In order to maintain your oral health, it’s important to practice healthy habits like regular brushing and flossing as well as visiting a dentist routinely.

If you visit our Sherman Oaks office every 6 months, you will have a professional cleaning during this time. Our dentist recommends a cleaning every 6 months unless the patient has a condition that needs more attention or teeth that are prone to cavities.

IIf you have gaps in your teeth, you may be a candidate for Invisalign or instant orthodontics with our Sherman Oaks dentist. We suggest setting an appointment as soon as possible to discuss your options after a full examination with our dentist.

Some teeth whitening toothpastes work better than others. However, none will work to the level of a professional dental cleaning. Our dentist will be able to tell you which one is best for you at you next appointment.

Both manual or regular toothbrushes and electric toothbrushes work the same. It is really all about the technique. However, our dentist can recommend a good electric toothbrush to use depending on your needs.

Tooth decay can be identified as damage that occurs to teeth when bacteria in your mouth create harmful acids that eat away at your teeth. This creates cavities and if left untreated, can cause tooth pain or even tooth loss.