What Are the Benefits of a Same Day Crown?

While visiting the dentist can be a scary experience for many, these visits are vital for the long-term health of your teeth. If you choose to neglect visiting the dentist, you could be left with a long list of painful dental problems. While visiting the dentist usually consists of cleanings and preventive care, there are… Descriptive »

Arvada Dental Center Can Answer Your Questions About Root Canals

  Some common Answers About Root Canals A common endodontic (or inner tooth) treatment, the root canal allows dental professionals to get beneath the white enamel and hard dentin layer of the tooth in order to address medical issues that occur in the tooth’s soft interior tissue called the pulp. Essential to general oral heath,… Descriptive »

Why You Should Be Professionally Fitted for a Nightguard

  When you grind your teeth at night, this can end up causing dental problems and other issues. Having a nightguard in your mouth while you sleep can prevent this from occurring and ensure that your jaw is aligned properly. Although you can find nightguards in stores, these don’t provide the same benefits as custom… Descriptive »

Seven Benefits of Full Arch Dental Implants You May Not Have Known

Persons dealing with partial or full dentures often choose to improve their situation with full arch dental implants. The reasons for doing so are many, but at the top of the list is look and feel. Full arch dental implants are attractive and work as good as original teeth. If you choose full dental implants,… Descriptive »

Dental Implants – Tooth Replacement With a High Success Rate

With an estimated three million Americans having dental implants, Tooth Replacement it’s no surprise that ten percent of dentists currently offer them as an option to their patients—and that number is only continuing to grow. In order for it to be an option for you to consider, you need to know a bit more about… Descriptive »

Aging Gracefully is an Art

I ran into a friend the other day, and she had had plastic surgery since the last time I saw her. I didn’t say it out loud, but my first thought was, “Oh, no! What did you do to your beautiful face?” We’ve all seen it: Plastic surgery gone bad… Over-swollen lips. Stuck eyes. Expressionless… Descriptive »

How Does IV Sedation Work?

In the 2016 Guidelines for the Use of Sedation and General Anesthesia by Dentists, the American Dental Association went on record as saying, “The administration of local anesthesia, sedation and general anesthesia is an integral part of dental practice.” IV sedation, or conscious sedation is “moderate sedation,” defined in the Guidelines as, “A drug-induced depression of consciousness during which patients respond… Descriptive »

Going to the Dentist is Now a Breeze. Really.

It’s as though I swallowed a liter of concrete. My insides are cold and tight. My hands are not only sweaty and freezing, they are trembling. I can no longer hear or see straight, the fear is so gripping. And my dental appointment isn’t even actually happening until next week. I’ll probably just cancel and… Descriptive »

Fix My Smile Comparison

There are lots of ways to fix your smile. Here is a comparison of the three common ways to achieve a smile makeover:   Cerec Same-Day Crowns Implants Hybridge® Dental Implants What is this best for? A crown goes atop an existing tooth or implant to improve its shape, appearance and functionality. Implants replace a single… Descriptive »

Does This Sound Familiar?

“I think my dental history is pretty typical. I had a lot of cavities as a young man, they turned into crowns and bridges, and then the bridges failed and I had gaps in my mouth. Then I lost a tooth up front, and that was the final straw for me. I’m in front of… Descriptive »

2 Ways to Dramatically Improve Your Smile

Despite everything you’ve tried, you’re simply not happy with your teeth. You have spend a lot of time, money and discomfort trying to make them healthy, but it’s been a losing battle. Maybe you have been trapped in an endless cycle of root canals, bridge work, crowns – hours and hours of sitting in the dental… Descriptive »

3 Ways to Ensure Healthy Gums and a Happy Smile

To ensure a beautiful smile for years to come, good oral hygiene starts with a regular routine at home that includes brushing your teeth twice daily and flossing at least once a day. Maintaining oral hygiene also includes taking care of your gums. Here are three ways to keep your gums healthy: Eat colorfully. The… Descriptive »