• Don't Let These Aging Pitfalls Rob You of Good Oral Health Later in Life
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  • 4 Novel Ways Implants can be Used to Treat Dental Problems
    You’ve no doubt heard about dental implants — they’re considered the premier tooth replacement option because of their life-likeness and durability. More accurately described as a “root” replacement, the implant’s Read more
  • HOW TO PREPARE FOR DENTAL PROCEDURES
    Dental procedures are all a part of caring for yourself and staying healthy. They can seem stressful at first, but doing your research and creating a plan can help reduce Read more
  • HOW TO DEAL WITH DENTAL ANXIETY
    Dental anxiety, also known as dentophobia or dental fear, is a common issue many people live with. You may fear going to the dentist due to a negative experience or Read more
  • PRIVATE DENTIST VS. CHAIN DENTIST
    PRIVATE DENTIST VS. CHAIN DENTISTFrom routine cleanings to more intensive treatments, you rely on the dentist for your entire family’s oral health. Choosing the right dentist makes an impact on Read more
  • AN ALTERNATIVE SLEEP APNEA – BETTER THAN CPAP
    HAS CPAP (CONTINUOUS POSITIVE AIRWAY PRESSURE) FAILED YOU? – Have you been diagnosed with sleep apnea?– Were you prescribed a CPAP machine?– Is the CPAP machine awkward to wear, embarrassing or Read more
  • CAN YOUR DENTIST CURE SLEEP APNEA?
    ASK LIGHTHOUSE DENTAL ABOUT ALTERNATIVE SLEEP APNEA TREATMENT. Many cases of sleep apnea can be cured with Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT) – a small, custom-made device that Lighthouse Dental can provide. WHAT Read more
  • DISCOVER SLEEP APNEA TREATMENTS YOU DIDN’T KNOW
    SLEEP APNEA IS A DEVASTATING AND UNDETECTED DISORDER THAT AFFECTS MILLIONS OF PEOPLE. Sadly, as many as 90% of people go undiagnosed. Many people suspect that they have sleep apnea, but don’t Read more
  • DO YOU KNOW THE 3 TYPES OF SLEEP APNEA?
    SLEEP APNEA IS A PERVASIVE DISORDER ROBBING MILLIONS OF PEOPLE FROM REST. Worse, sleep apnea puts people’s lives are risk. The good news is that simple solutions are available! FIRST, ASK LIGHTHOUSE DENTAL Read more
  • 12 DANGERS OF SLEEP APNEA YOU SHOULD KNOW
    COULD SLEEP APNEA KILL YOU? YES!More than 30 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea, yet as many as 90% of people are undiagnosed and untreated! Worse, an estimated 50,000 people die Read more
  • 14 RISK FACTORS OF SLEEP APNEA
    WHAT ARE THE RISK FACTORS FOR SLEEP APNEA?Sleep apnea is caused when a person’s breathing is blocked during sleep, usually due physical traits like: – small nasal airway– fatty tissue– smaller Read more
  • 7 SIGNS YOU MIGHT HAVE SLEEP APNEA
    TIRED ALL THE TIME?Sleep apnea is the most common chronic illness in the United States. Estimates say that sleep apnea affects more than 30 million Americans. Sadly, as many as Read more
  • HOW DO I KNOW IF I HAVE SLEEP APNEA?
    YOU MIGHT HAVE SLEEP APNEA AND NOT EVEN KNOW IT! But how can you know for sure? Sleep apnea can affect anyone, regardless of age, gender, race or weight. Although sleep apnea Read more
  • IS A HOME SLEEP STUDY RIGHT FOR ME?
    lf you or your doctor suspects you have sleep apnea, an overnight sleep study is the best way to confirm it. But what if your nearest sleep center is hours Read more
  • FAQ ORAL SEDATION
    What is Oral Sedation? For some anxious patients who want more than just nitrous oxide (laughing gas) to relax, taking an oral sedative before your visit can help. One of the Read more
  • FAQ TEN REASONS
    Is this the right place for you? Here’s ten reasons why it is: Through comfortable anesthesia and a variety of options such as nitrous oxide gas, sedative medications, massage pads, stereo headphones, Read more

Our Location

3205 NE 78th St # 11 Vancouver, WA 98665

Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

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    JAMES M.
  • "Dr. Erika and staff are fantastic! All are pleasant and efficient at what they do. We’ve been going to Lighthouse Dental for many years and will continue to do so. Thank you for the great service!"
    PATTI H.
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    JIM S.
  • "It was my first visit. I will be staying with Dr.Takanami’s practice. The doctor gave me so much good information and advice. She did not rush through my appointment taking time to answer all my questions . She is very personable,"
    PATSY W.