On Being a Dentist
Each day, Dr. Antonio Margiotta puts his skilled, gentle hands and extensive knowledge of general and cosmetic dental to use, to care for his patients. He’s known and respected for offering dental treatment that helps each patient reach and maintain optimal oral health and a beautiful smile, and always focusing on communicating with the person to understand their desired treatment goals and then create treatment plans for attaining them.
For Dr. Margiotta, who has been practicing dentistry since 1997, the profession is the perfect blend of art and science, which come together as a service to the community. He understands the essential connection between oral health and overall body wellness, and works to educate his patients on the importance of keeping their mouth healthy. He excels at communicating in a clear, compassionate manner, which helps the individual learn to make good decisions about home dental care practices, make healthy nutritional decisions, and establish excellent habits.
Education and Continuing Education
Following his residency, Dr. Margiotta immediately began pursuing continuing education courses, because he understands that oral healthcare is a constantly evolving field, and he needs to stay on the leading edge of developing technologies, materials, and treatment methodologies in order to provide his patients with the best care and treatment options available. Each year he completes 125 hours of continuing education courses. Dr. Margiotta has extensively studied root canals, oral surgery, oral reconstruction, and cosmetic dentistry techniques.
- American Dental Association
- California Dental Association
- Contra Costa Dental Society
- Seattle Study Club
- Pride Dental Institute
A native of Walnut Creek, Dr. Margiotta is happily married, with three children and a family dog. His family keeps him busy when he’s not at work, and he loves to watch his children’s athletic events, as well as being the assistant wrestling coach at Las Lomas High School. When he has the time, Dr. Margiotta is known to spend time on the golf links, too.