Raising the bar on the art and science of a healthy smile.

Discover the health benefits of airway-focused dental treatments

Pain-Free, Picture-Perfect

Improving smiles, sleep, and jaw health with advanced dental care.

Smiling breeds happiness and confidence. Our job is to make you love what you see when you smile.

Is the epidemic of undiagnosed and unseen sleep and breathing disorders impacting your quality of life?

Orthodontics that prevents chronic conditions, supports overall health and creates beautiful smiles.

Treatments for: clicking, popping & grinding, jaw pain & headaches, ringing in the ears, etc.

In this TEDx talk, Dr. Carson explains where the term "Mouth Breather" came from.

She's a Dentist Who Specializes in Much More Than Just Fixing Teeth.

Mouth breathing is a big problem. Our body and physiology are designed for nasal breathing. Research suggests that 90% of us are breathing incorrectly. It is completely life changing to improve your health through better breathing. If you are a parent, you need to know that how your children breathe is one of the greatest contributors to their health, wellbeing and ability to avoid chronic diseases. Watch this video to learn more about better breathing and better health.
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Creating beauty while enhancing your sleep and airway wellness

Patients share their experience

At IDA Patient Comfort Means No Pain & No Anxiety.

We use advanced technologies and techniques to guarantee a comfortable experience for our patients.

Meet Dr. Kathleen Carson

Dr. Carson has been practicing airway focused dentistry since 2005 when it was discovered that her oldest child had an airway issue and proper facial development was the answer. After graduating with honors from the University of California, Santa Barbara, Dr. Carson attended the UCLA School of Dentistry. While there, she was presented with the Excellence in Restorative Dentistry Award and the Academy of General Dentistry Award. She earned her DDS honors in 2001, graduating cum laude, and served a general practice residency with the Veterans Administration in Sepulveda. Dr. Carson has four children and a mini golden doodle.

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