Dr. Henry Chu
Dr. Robin Schroeder

La Cantera Dental : (210) 877-0000
Bandera Dental Care : (210) 684-8033
Onsite Surgical : (210) 681-3737

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Services

Cosmetic and Restorative Procedures

Cosmetic and restorative dentistry are important components of our practice. We are committed to restoring your mouth to excellent function while providing you with a smile you can be proud of! Our goal is to make sure you feel better, chew better, and look as natural as possible. We combine beauty and function while making sure you receive dental work that will last a long time.

Invisalign

It’s so important to us that our patients are pleased and confident with their smiles – which is why we offer the best and most convenient option for orthodontics- Invisalign® invisible aligners. Proven effective in clinical research, Invisalign® is the invisible way...

Cosmetic Dentistry

A beautiful and healthy smile can cause you to radiate confidence while enhancing your life! Because you know the imperfections in our smile, you may choose to smile less often than you would like. Thankfully, you no longer have to cover up your smile. With today’s...

Same Day Crowns

Dr. Chu and Dr. Schroeder are pleased to be one of the few dental offices in the San Antonio area to offer Same Day CERAC custom porcelain restorations. CEREC is a revolutionary system that allows Dr. Chu and Dr. Schroder to design, create and fit a new porcelain...

Orthodontics

Everyone deserves a smile they can be proud of, and many achieve straightened, well-aligned teeth after undergoing orthodontic treatment as a child. But for adults who do not have the privilege of having straight teeth, orthodontics are still an option. In fact, there...

Dentures

Dentures are an effective and affordable way of replacing missing teeth. Composed of a durable plastic resin and sometimes porcelain, both partial and full dentures can be fabricated to look and feel natural. Today’s dentures are custom-fit to make it possible to eat...

Partial Dentures

Like a bridge, partial dentures rest on surrounding teeth to fill in the gaps where one or more teeth are missing. But unlike a bridge, partial dentures are fully removable by the wearer. Partials are affordable alternatives to other types of dental prosthetics and...

Provisional Restorations

Provisional restorations are often used during complex restorative dental procedures to serve as temporary prosthetic replacements while patients wait for a permanent restoration. Provisional restorations offer patients to try-out the look and feel of the final...

Root Canals

Root canals are valuable dental procedures used to treat and preserve teeth with badly infected roots. The pulp is the live portion of the tooth that extends into the root and contains nerve endings and tissues. When it becomes infected, patients can experience pain,...

Dental Implants

Dental implants are surgical-grade root devices that support permanent tooth prosthetics that are manufactured to last a lifetime. These artificial roots are anchored in the bone beneath the gums where they become fused into the jaw. A crown is mounted atop the...

Removable Dentures

Dentures are removable tooth prosthetics designed to look and function like natural teeth. For thousands of years, some form of denture has been used to fill in the gaps left by missing teeth, although today’s dentures are much more advanced and easier to care for....

Preventive Treatment and Oral Health

We consider ourselves a preventive practice. We stress the importance of regular cleanings, checkups, and fluoride treatment to prevent problems before they occur.

Preventative Treatment and Oral Health

We consider ourselves a preventive practice. We stress the importance of regular cleanings, checkups, and fluoride treatment to prevent problems before they occur. Cleaning: we take the time to do very thorough cleanings with a gentle touch Regular Checkups Dental...

Dental Sealants

Dental Sealants

Dental sealants are clear coatings applied to the surfaces of a child’s molars to prevent the development of tooth decay. They work by preventing food and plaque from resting in the grooves and crevices of molars – an area especially susceptible to cavities. According...

Bite Guards

Bite Guards

A bite guard is a dental appliance custom-fit to a patient’s teeth. Bite guards serve varying purposes and are often recommended for use in patients of all ages. It is important that bite guards be professionally fit, rather than purchased over the counter, as this...

Sports Mouth Guard

Sports Mouth Guard

Dental mouth guards have long been used to protect the teeth, gums and supporting tissues from damage, injury and trauma. There are two types of sports mouth guards – over the counter and custom. While OTC guards are helpful for occasional use, many dental patients...

Dental Cleaning & Consultation

Dental Cleaning & Consultation

Preventative care is a foundation of dentistry. The American Dental Association recommends visiting your dentist regularly – usually about twice yearly – for full cleanings, examinations, and consultations for potential treatment. Professional dental cleanings help...

General Dentistry

General Dentistry

General dentistry encompasses a broad range of diseases and disorders of the oral and maxillofacial region. Everyone should see a general dentist for routine oral health examinations, twice-yearly cleanings, and treatment of routine oral health complications, such as...

All Procedures

Night Guards

When it comes to protecting your patients’ teeth, nothing comes closer in effectiveness and convenience than a custom-made mouth guard, bite guard, or night guard. Mouth guards are used to protect the natural teeth and dental restorations from damage caused by...

Periodontics

A periodontal operation is a surgery to restore gum tissue lost to periodontal disease, improve the cosmetic appearance of one’s smile, or otherwise prepare the teeth for restorative prosthetics. Periodontal surgery is performed under local anesthesia – usually from...

Wisdom Teeth

The wisdom teeth are the final four teeth to erupt from the gums – usually sometime between age 17 and 25. Ideally, the teeth emerge without complication. But according to the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, as many as 9 in 10 Americans have...

Technology and Patient Comfort

Our offices are equipped with digital imaging, low-emissions x-ray machines, sterilized handpieces, and other technological innovations to improve your treatment and safety. Many patients particularly enjoy the intra oral camera, which allows them to see pictures of...

Envision A Smile

Dr. Chu and Dr. Schroeder Bring You A New Way To Envision A Smile© In the past, patients could only imagine what their smiles might look like after dental treatment. Today, through the use of Chu Dental Group’s exciting new option, Envision A Smile©, you can see a...

Preventative Treatment and Oral Health

We consider ourselves a preventive practice. We stress the importance of regular cleanings, checkups, and fluoride treatment to prevent problems before they occur. Cleaning: we take the time to do very thorough cleanings with a gentle touch Regular Checkups Dental...

Invisalign

It’s so important to us that our patients are pleased and confident with their smiles – which is why we offer the best and most convenient option for orthodontics- Invisalign® invisible aligners. Proven effective in clinical research, Invisalign® is the invisible way...

Cosmetic Dentistry

A beautiful and healthy smile can cause you to radiate confidence while enhancing your life! Because you know the imperfections in our smile, you may choose to smile less often than you would like. Thankfully, you no longer have to cover up your smile. With today’s...

Same Day Crowns

Dr. Chu and Dr. Schroeder are pleased to be one of the few dental offices in the San Antonio area to offer Same Day CERAC custom porcelain restorations. CEREC is a revolutionary system that allows Dr. Chu and Dr. Schroder to design, create and fit a new porcelain...

Orthodontics

Everyone deserves a smile they can be proud of, and many achieve straightened, well-aligned teeth after undergoing orthodontic treatment as a child. But for adults who do not have the privilege of having straight teeth, orthodontics are still an option. In fact, there...

Dental Sealants

Dental sealants are clear coatings applied to the surfaces of a child’s molars to prevent the development of tooth decay. They work by preventing food and plaque from resting in the grooves and crevices of molars – an area especially susceptible to cavities. According...

Dentures

Dentures are an effective and affordable way of replacing missing teeth. Composed of a durable plastic resin and sometimes porcelain, both partial and full dentures can be fabricated to look and feel natural. Today’s dentures are custom-fit to make it possible to eat...

Bite Guards

A bite guard is a dental appliance custom-fit to a patient’s teeth. Bite guards serve varying purposes and are often recommended for use in patients of all ages. It is important that bite guards be professionally fit, rather than purchased over the counter, as this...

Partial Dentures

Like a bridge, partial dentures rest on surrounding teeth to fill in the gaps where one or more teeth are missing. But unlike a bridge, partial dentures are fully removable by the wearer. Partials are affordable alternatives to other types of dental prosthetics and...

Provisional Restorations

Provisional restorations are often used during complex restorative dental procedures to serve as temporary prosthetic replacements while patients wait for a permanent restoration. Provisional restorations offer patients to try-out the look and feel of the final...

Tooth Extractions

Tooth extractions are routine dental procedures used to remove decayed, damaged or otherwise problematic teeth. Dentists usually make every effort to preserve natural teeth, although sometimes an extraction is necessary. Although the procedure is performed in a...

Sports Mouth Guard

Dental mouth guards have long been used to protect the teeth, gums and supporting tissues from damage, injury and trauma. There are two types of sports mouth guards – over the counter and custom. While OTC guards are helpful for occasional use, many dental patients...

Dental Cleaning & Consultation

Preventative care is a foundation of dentistry. The American Dental Association recommends visiting your dentist regularly – usually about twice yearly – for full cleanings, examinations, and consultations for potential treatment. Professional dental cleanings help...

General Dentistry

General dentistry encompasses a broad range of diseases and disorders of the oral and maxillofacial region. Everyone should see a general dentist for routine oral health examinations, twice-yearly cleanings, and treatment of routine oral health complications, such as...

Teeth Whitening

Teeth whitening procedures are used to brighten the appearance of a patient’s smile – sometimes by as many as 5 to 10 shades in a single session. According to the American Dental Association, teeth whitening procedures have become some of the most popular esthetic...

Veneers and Laminates

Dental veneers – also known as laminates – are used to cosmetically enhance the appearance of one or more teeth. Veneers are very thin, porcelain or resin shells that are customized for a desirable color and shape. They are bonded to the surface of the teeth to...

Root Canals

Root canals are valuable dental procedures used to treat and preserve teeth with badly infected roots. The pulp is the live portion of the tooth that extends into the root and contains nerve endings and tissues. When it becomes infected, patients can experience pain,...

Dental Implants

Dental implants are surgical-grade root devices that support permanent tooth prosthetics that are manufactured to last a lifetime. These artificial roots are anchored in the bone beneath the gums where they become fused into the jaw. A crown is mounted atop the...

Removable Dentures

Dentures are removable tooth prosthetics designed to look and function like natural teeth. For thousands of years, some form of denture has been used to fill in the gaps left by missing teeth, although today’s dentures are much more advanced and easier to care for....

Crowns and Bridges

Dental crowns and bridges are custom-fitted tooth prosthetics that are used to replace or restore damaged or missing teeth. Crowns – also known as caps – are fixed over the surfaces of natural tooth structures or dental implants. Bridges are used to fill in the gaps...

Composite Tooth-Colored Fillings

Composite fillings – also known as tooth-colored fillings – are dental restorations designed to be inconspicuous and natural in appearance. They blend well with the teeth and appear more natural than amalgam fillings, which are darker and more easily seen by other...