Meet the Doctor

Anthony DeFont, DDS

A Sonora local, Dr. Anthony DeFont and his team combine advanced dentistry with a gentle, friendly style and a warm, inviting atmosphere that will make you and your family more comfortable than you ever thought possible.

Dr. DeFont received his dental degree from the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry and went on to complete his general practice residency at the Veteran’s Hospital in Long Beach. His residency and continuing education has equipped him to provide the best care for you and your family including oral surgery, implant placement and restorations, conscious sedation, Invisalign® “invisible” orthodontics, cosmetic dentures, and comprehensive family care.

When not in the office, Dr. DeFont enjoys spending time with his family and friends. His hobbies include hiking, traveling, and snowboarding.

Limited Time Summer Specials

Offers Good for New Uninsured Patients Only


SAVE $197

New Patient
Dental Exam

Includes comprehensive exam by the doctor and necessary x‑rays.

(D0150, D0330, D0274)


SAVE $64

New Patient
Dental Cleaning

Includes a professional dental cleaning. A new patient exam is required.
Does not include periodontal therapy.



SAVE $183

New Children's
Cleaning & Exam

Patients 12 and under receive a professional dental cleaning, fluoride treatment, needed x‑rays, and a comprehensive exam.

(D1120, D1208, D0274, D0150)

Transform Your Smile

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Kathy's Story

Kathy's smile transformation

Kathy had used a partial denture for many years but it never fit very well. She struggled being able to eat properly and it never looked very good having denture teeth next to her natural teeth that had decayed or had discolored fillings. She decided that she wanted to invest in her health and improve her smile by removing the teeth that had been breaking down and restoring the ones that she wanted to keep healthy. Through a combination of full and partial dentures, Kathy can now eat a wider variety of foods and is really enjoying showing off her beautiful new smile!

Sally's Story

Sally's smile transformation

Sally had dealt with tooth problems most of her life and had decided that she wanted to have the best treatment possible for her - implant denture prosthesis. The process is sometimes called the "Teeth in a Day" procedure because in the same day her bad teeth were removed, she left the office with a new denture prosthesis screwed into the implants. Sally never has to take them out because they are securely fastened to her implants! She treats them like normal teeth and brushes them every day to keep them nice and clean. This is one of the highest standards of care when it comes to replacing teeth because of the high esthetics that can be achieved, not having to remove them or worry about them accidentally coming out and also that they feel the most like having natural teeth again.

Ted's smile transformation

Ted's Story

Ted had decided it was finally time to restore his missing and broken teeth and now has a great new smile that makes him look like a younger man!

Walt's smile transformation

Walt's Story

Walt wanted to repair the years of damage to his chipped front teeth but he didn't want a bright white Hollywood makeover. Instead his teeth were restored with life-like crowns that matched the color of his existing teeth without anyone knowing he had cosmetic dentistry.

See What Our Patients Are Saying

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Implant Dentures

Implant Dentures

Do you wear dentures or have a mouthful of missing or failing teeth? Cosmetic dentures are not attached to anything and simply rest on the gums. Fortunately, dentures can be attached to implants to help improve their fit and greatly increase chewing ability. As an added benefit, the implants prevent the steady bone loss caused by cosmetic dentures.

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Smile Makeovers

Smile Makeovers

Cosmetic dentistry is one of the most cost-effective ways to improve your appearance. A beautiful, bright, healthy smile can increase self confidence and overall life satisfaction. Cosmetic dentistry can encompass things such as tooth-colored fillings, dental implants, or crowns.

We have many options, so please call us for a free cosmetic consultation.

Sedation Dentistry

Sedation Dentistry

Sedation dentistry is an excellent treatment for patients with extensive dental needs, or who are concerned about anxiety, difficulty getting numb, or sensitive teeth. Nitrous oxide inhalation may be used in conjunction with the sedatives to enhance the therapeutic effect. Due to the relaxing effects of the medication, patients must have a friend or family member bring them to and from the dental office.

Welcome to Our Office

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New Patient Forms

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Dr. DeFont's Team

Come Join us! Our team is ready to answer your questions!

Anthony DeFont, DDS

641 Woods Creek Dr., Ste A
Sonora, CA 95370

Office Hours:

Mon, Tue & Thu:

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM


8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
1:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Now Welcoming New Patients

(866) 542-7295

Existing patients: (209) 532-1431

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