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March 23, 2016
Sugar consumption and your teeth

What Does Sugar Consumption Do to My Teeth?

Sugar consumption, cavities, and your teeth.  Do you know how they relate?  Chances are that this is not the first time you have seen those words […]
March 15, 2016
Same Day Dentistry

How Same Day Dentistry Differs from Conventional Treatment

There is a new hot topic in the field of dentistry today and it’s same day dentistry.  More and more people are turning to dental practices […]
March 8, 2016
Dental Injuries

Common Dental Injuries and What You Should Do

Dental injuries in sports are the most common oral facial injuries. If you have active children, the odds are at some point they, or someone close […]
March 1, 2016
Tips for Using Invisalign®

Helpful Tips for Using Invisalign®

Invisalign® is a wonderful alternative to traditional braces. Most people won’t be able to tell when you are wearing your Invisalign® trays, so you don’t have […]
February 23, 2016
Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain Veneers vs. Braces

One of the most common questions that we are asked at Fort Collins Family & Cosmetic Dentistry of the Rockies is whether or not a patient […]
February 16, 2016
The E4D Dentist System and Same Day Dentistry

The E4D Dentist System and Same Day Dentistry

  Enjoy the convenience of same-day dentistry with the state-of-the-art E4D Dentist System, a cutting-edge dental system that alleviates the need for traditional impressions, temporaries and […]
February 9, 2016
Child receiving a fluoride treatment.

The Role Fluoride Plays in Your Child’s Teeth

Fluoride, according to the American Dental Association (ADA), is one of the key reasons that tooth decay over the last several years has been significantly reduced. […]
February 2, 2016

Nutrition and Your Teeth: 5 Things You Should Know

Your nutrition habits can greatly impact the health of your mouth. The dentists at Fort Collins Family and Cosmetic Dentistry of the Rockies are as concerned […]
January 28, 2016
teen braces - invisalign

Invisalign vs Traditional Braces: Which is Best for Your Teen?

Most patients who enter our Fort Collins office typically know they need some kind of orthodontic treatment, but are indecisive on whether they need traditional metal […]
January 19, 2016
A New Year, A New Smile with Cosmetic Dentistry

A New Year, A New Smile with Cosmetic Dentistry

Are you unhappy with the color, position, shape, size or alignment of your smile? Do your teeth need repair for a defect such as a malformed […]
December 12, 2015

Implant-Based Removable Dentures a Good Choice for Patients with Extensive Bone Loss

People who’ve lost all their teeth (a condition known as edentulism) face a decision on how to restore their lost function and appearance. And there are […]
December 4, 2015

Is Dental Treatment Safe During Pregnancy?

If you’re pregnant, you may find yourself pondering decisions you didn’t have to think about before. Should you have that glass of wine… or skip it, […]
November 26, 2015

Jaw Pain Disorders Could be Related to Other Body Conditions

As many as 36 million adults in the U.S. suffer from some form of chronic jaw pain. What’s more, many of these may also experience other […]
November 18, 2015

Crowns Could be the ‘Smile’ Solution for Some Unattractive Teeth

While dental implants have become the most popular restoration among both dentists and patients, it’s primarily a tooth replacement — either for a missing tooth or […]
November 18, 2015

Crowns Could be the ‘Smile’ Solution for Some Unattractive Teeth

While dental implants have become the most popular restoration among both dentists and patients, it’s primarily a tooth replacement — either for a missing tooth or […]
November 10, 2015

Survey Says: They’d Rather Have a Root Canal

Which would you rather have — the flu or a root canal procedure? Nearly 80 percent of people recently surveyed by the American Association of Endodontists […]
November 10, 2015

Survey Says: They’d Rather Have a Root Canal

Which would you rather have — the flu or a root canal procedure? Nearly 80 percent of people recently surveyed by the American Association of Endodontists […]
November 2, 2015

Removing Wisdom Teeth now may Prevent Dental Problems Later

Teeth damaged by decay, periodontal (gum) disease or trauma are often removed (extracted) if they’re deemed beyond repair. But there’s another reason we may recommend an […]
November 1, 2015

Know the Facts to Reduce Your Child’s Teething Discomfort

Knowing the facts about teething can help you reduce your child’s discomfort — as well as your own concern — to a minimum. Here are a […]
November 1, 2015

Know the Facts to Reduce Your Child’s Teething Discomfort

Knowing the facts about teething can help you reduce your child’s discomfort — as well as your own concern — to a minimum. Here are a […]
October 24, 2015

Improving a ‘Gummy Smile’ Depends on its Cause

A “gummy” smile, in which the upper gums are too prominent, is a common condition. There are several causes for gummy smiles — determining which one […]
October 24, 2015

Improving a ‘Gummy Smile’ Depends on its Cause

A “gummy” smile, in which the upper gums are too prominent, is a common condition. There are several causes for gummy smiles — determining which one […]
October 16, 2015

You May Need Surgery to Repair the Damage of Gum Recession

Gum recession is an all too common problem for millions of people that if left untreated could lead to tooth and bone loss. But the good […]
October 8, 2015

How Dental Implants Keep Your Smile In Place?

How Dental Implants Keep Your Smile in Place Over time, gum tissue can shrink and recede, often causing dentures to become loose, and the teeth to […]
October 8, 2015

FAQs: Keeping Your Mouth Healthy After Gum Disease Treatment

Surgical treatment for periodontal (gum) disease can go a long way toward restoring your mouth to good health; however, it does not change your susceptibility to […]
September 30, 2015

What you can Expect if You’re Undergoing Implant Surgery

If you’re considering different options for tooth replacement, dental implants are likely high on your list. Implants have a proven reputation for both durability and life-like […]
September 22, 2015

Easing the Pain and Discomfort of Canker Sores

If you occasionally experience small sores in the softer tissues of your mouth, you may have aphthous ulcers or better known as canker sores. While rarely […]
September 14, 2015

Immediate Dentures Provide You With Teeth While Your Gums Heal

You probably can’t remember a time without your teeth — and can’t imagine life without them. But now it’s a reality: one by one your teeth […]
September 13, 2015

You may need a Periodontist to Fully Treat Your Gum Disease

In the fight against dental disease and other conditions your general dentist is your first line of defense for prevention strategies and treatment. Sometimes, however, your […]
September 5, 2015

Get Relief from Cracked Corners of the Mouth

If you’ve noticed redness or small skin cracks at the corners of your mouth, you may have a common infection known as perleche or angular cheilitis. […]
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