With dental implants, surgery, sedation options, and more, we are your one-stop shop for dental wellness in Austin.
Our experienced dentists have completed advanced training to ensure that our patients receive the best dental care.
We welcome patients of all ages to our local dental office. We're looking forward to seeing you and your family soon.
With over forty-five years of experience, you know you're in good hands when you visit Westgate Family Dental.
Dr. Steven Yarbrough, a South Austin Dentist, and his Associate Dentist, Dr. Rebecca Rightmer, practice Advanced General Dentistry with expertise ranging from porcelain veneers to dental implants, crowns, and bridges. Austin Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Yarbrough, has advanced training in Sedation Dentistry, Wisdom Teeth Extractions, Implant Placement, Tissue/Bone Grafting, Periodontal Surgery, and Advanced Root Canal Therapy Treatment.
Even though they offer a wide variety of treatment modalities, their practice philosophy remains that “the best dentistry is the least dentistry.” Together, they are committed to the prevention of dental disease, both gum, and tooth.
They can also correct a wide variety of cosmetic dental problems, and can literally redesign your smile. Utilizing the revolutionary onsite CEREC®️ milling machine, Dr. Yarbrough can provide same-day service for Crowns and most tooth restorations. This process allows you to forego or shorten the length of time wearing temporaries.
At Westgate Family Dental, we hold our standards exceptionally high, and it is our philosophy that only the best dentistry for our patients will ever be good enough. By applying this philosophy to the practice as a whole, you will find a knowledgeable, faithful, and helpful staff.
Dr. Yarbrough, prefers to keep the practice as a “one-stop” shopping experience by providing as many procedures as “in-house” as possible. One thing you can count on with Westgate Family Dental is consistency and proficiency. From the moment you walk through our door, get taken to the back, and checked out, you will be taken care of by the same staff members that have been taking care of you for the past 39 years, from the front to the back we want our patients to feel like family.
We offer a variety of services for our patients. Here are a few of our more popular options:
Dr. Yarbrough, an Austin Dentist, is a 1972 graduate of St. Mary’s University (Magna Cum Laude) with a major in Biology and minor in Chemistry. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Texas at San Antonio graduating in the top ten percent of his graduating class and was then accepted to a GPR (General Practice Residency) in the United States Air Force at David Grand Hospital in Fairfield, CA. By attending the GPR program, Dr. Yarbrough completed a hospital dentistry rotation, advanced training in Sedation Dentistry (IV/Oral), Wisdom Teeth Extractions, Implant Placement, Tissue/Bone Grafting, Periodontal Surgery and Advanced Root Canal Therapy.
Dr. Yarbrough began private practice in Austin in 1979. He is a member of both the American Dental Association (ADA) and Texas Dental Association (TDA). Dr. Yarbrough also completed a Preceptorship in Oral Implantology at the University of Texas in addition to advanced training in Implant Surgery at the Zimmer Institute in San Diego, CA.
The Westgate Family Dental is excited to announce the association of Dr. Rebecca Rightmer.
Dr. Rightmer received her undergraduate degree in Bioengineering from Rice University where she was a proud member of the MOB (Marching Owl Band).
She received her D.M.D. at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine and completed her Advanced Dental Residency at Allegheny General Hospital. She received awards as American General Dentistry Senior Student Award and American Academy of Implant Dentistry. Dr. Rightmer is a passionately committed dentist who enjoys volunteering in several nonprofit dental organizations, and recently spent a week in Honduras with other dental professions providing extensive dental care and preventative oral hygiene and education to children and families.