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Leading Dentist in Salinas, CA

Dr. Hemingway, a Salinas Dentist Specializing in TMJ

Delwin R. Hemingway, DDS

NEXT Dentistry — Your Salinas Dentist

Dr. Delwin Hemingway is eager to introduce you to the NEXT level of dentistry, right here in Monterey County. Visit the most complete dental practice in our area, with treatments including Pain Free TMJ, cosmetic dentistry such as porcelain veneers, orthodontics, dental implants, and full mouth restoration, plus a broad range of general dental services.

We invite you to visit our dental office today to experience why NEXT Dentistry is truly your ultimate dental destination. We focus on providing dental care that truly enhances our patients’ lives. Dr. Delwin Hemingway has the experience and advanced training to create natural, beautiful, lasting smiles. Our comprehensive evaluation and individualized treatment plans ensure success. Through this level of expertise, we are proud to foster a level of trust and confidence that our patients welcome and regularly invite others to experience.

We are pleased to serve Salinas, California and the surrounding areas of Gonzales, Monterey, Hollister, Seaside, Marina, and Watsonville with the NEXT level of dentistry. If you are interested in an esthetic smile makeover and rejuvenated oral health, or if you have recurring headaches, we invite you to schedule your personalized consultation.

NEXT Dentistry – Quality Dental Care from Your Salinas Dentist

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Destination Dentistry

NEXT Dentistry is located in the beautiful Carmel-Monterey area of California, home to quaint beach towns, exquisite scenery, and a myriad of must-see events such as the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am and the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. Plan your trip to this world-class destination, and schedule a visit to Dr. Hemingway while you are here.

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TMD Specialists

Most approaches to TMJ treatment offer only temporary relief from pain and focus on symptoms. Dr. Hemingway’s mastery of dental skills and desire for finding a permanent solution for TMD sufferers has led him to an advanced method that addresses the source of pain—not just the symptoms.

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Dental Care

Keep you and your family’s smile healthy. In addition to regular dental cleaning, our Salinas dental office offers a wide variety of dental services. Using state-of-the-art equipment, we provide modern, tooth-colored fillings, precisely crafted bridges and crowns, and repair of chipped, cracked, or broken teeth.

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What our clients say...

I absolutely love NEXT Dentistry! The staff is great, the ambiance is beautiful and the technology is state of the art; I couldn’t imagine a better place. Going to the dentist has become a spa-like experience. Dr. Hemingway is the best.
— Julian L.
I’ve been a patient of Dr. Hemingway’s for about 30 years and have always received excellent, cutting edge care. He and his wonderful staff are the best!
— Amanda S.
Excellent decor, staff and doctor! So glad I finally made the appointment and went! Look forward to many years with NEXT Dentistry.
— Elise J.
  • review rating 5  Once again Next Dentistry has set the standard which other professional offices strive to achieve, not just dentist offices. They have a whole other level of service and customer care. I would recommend Next Dentistry to anyone how needs a great dentist. Thanks again John

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  • review rating 5  I love this dentistry ❤️ Dr Hemingway and all his staff are so competent, courteous, and friendly. Dr Hemingway’s craft is superb👍🦷🙏

    thumb Jane Allison
  • review rating 5  Very friendly and helpful staff. They all provide detailed information to help you make an informed decision about your care options. Dr. Hemingway provides excellent care, as well as Periodontal Therapist Terri Rahiri.

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  • review rating 5  I started as a patient with Next Dentistry about 4 years ago, after a long break from going to the Dentist. My teeth needed some work and I was very hesitant to get started. Dr. Hemingway and his staff have been fantastic and I now enjoy going for my appointments. I have recommended Next Dentistry to family members and co-workers and I recommend them to you!

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  • review rating 5  Although the "back of the shop" employees (Dr. Hemingway's dental assistants and hygienists) get a lot of attention in these reviews, I must not forget or overlook the important work that the ladies at the front desk do for the patients. MARIA, WENDY and SANDY are the first people that every patient meets when they come to NEXT DENTISTRY. Their pleasant manner and prompt handling of my needs is above and beyond any other dental office I have been in. At the end of my appointment, they explain in clear detail the charges and answer all my questions regarding the work done. I am satisfied when leaving knowing that from start to finish I have been treated with care, respect and the utmost professional attitude. They easily earn 5 STARS. Give NEXT DENTISTRY a try next time you need dental work. You will NOT be disappointed and will be glad you did.

    thumb Robert Stephenson
  • review rating 5  Had another fabulous hygiene appointment with Terri at Next dentistry. I highly recommend having your dental cleanings done by her. She is highly skilled in her field of work. She always greets you with a smile and makes you feel very comfortable. I always feel when I’m done with my hygiene appointment I have the cleanest teeth in town ???? With that being said I would like you the reviewer to read further about the wonderful care my mom and I shared with Terri.My family and I have been having our teeth cleaned by Terri for decades. I’ve always known that Terri is probably the most highly skilled hygienist in Salinas. My hope when you are reading my review you will see not only her skills and professionalism but her caring heart for others.My mom became very ill the last 2 years of her life. When I would bring my mom into see Terri for her dental cleaning she always greeted us with a sweet smile on her face and made my mom feel important and she always had so much patience with my mom. Terri would put a warm blanket on her, stop and ask her during the cleaning if she was okay. Terri would even go the extra mile and educate me and show me how to clean my mom dental bridges and explain to me what I could do to help keep my mom dental health the best I could during my mom declining health. Sadly my mom passed away a few months ago and I just want you the reviewer to know if your looking for a hygienist who cares not only about your dental health but truly cares about you the person then Terri is the one you should see.Sincerely, Lisa

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  • review rating 5  Dr. Hemingway and his staff are some of my favorite people in this world. I really appreciate the care they provide to me and my family and for going the extra mile to make sure all of our needs are met. I drive down from San Jose because I love these guys so much and I feel like it's worth it every time we come down.

    thumb Bonnie Sharp
  • review rating 5  Terri is a very helpful and amazing hygienist. She took her time and explained the process of the cleaning and was thorough with her work. I am amazed on how caring and kind the staff at next dentistry is and how amazing Dr.Hemingway's work is as well as his staff.

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  • review rating 5  The doctors and team at NEXT Dentistry are amazing! They are thorough, professional, caring and skilled. The customer service in this practice is five star! I would highly recommend Dr. Hemingway if you are looking for a new dental home. They will treat you like family.

    thumb Marla Tillery
  • review rating 5  Very competent and knowledgeable staff with the latest technology. Everyone is very thoughtful and detail oriented in order to make sure you are comfortable. There is no waiting in the lobby once is your appointment time.

    thumb Leyan Gonzalez

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