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June 7, 2016

Sleep Apnea Therapy: Oral Appliance Treatment

One out of five adults in the U.S. have, at least, mild obstructive sleep apnea that necessitates sleep apnea therapy. Family & Cosmetic Dentistry of the […]
June 2, 2016

What is Dental Laser Cavity Detection?

Family and Cosmetic Dentistry of the Rockies is excited to offer this tool to our patients to help diagnose decay when it starts and stop it […]
May 24, 2016

How Does Sedation Dentistry Work?

Sedation dentistry is a popular option for patients that struggle with real fears and anxiety when undergoing dental treatment.  Many of our patients have expressed that their […]
May 17, 2016

Diseases that Affect Your Oral Health

Many patients are surprised to learn just how connected your oral health is to your total body health. Certain health conditions have a direct effect on […]
May 10, 2016
Oral Health Risks

Are You at Risk for Oral Health Problems?

The best way to retain your smile and good oral health is through preventative care steps that may reduce your oral health risks. Did you know […]
May 3, 2016
Dental Laser Tissue Treatment

What is Dental Laser Tissue Treatment?

Advances in medical science and technology continue to provide the field of dentistry with more and more tools to better your dental experience and results and […]
April 26, 2016
Dental Botox

Dental Botox: What Is It Used For?

Dental botox is an excellent option for treating a variety of serious dental and medical issues despite the fact that it is more known for its […]
April 19, 2016
Invisalign Benefits

Is Invisalign Right for Me?

When it comes to your oral health and your smile you want a treatment plan that works for your specific dental needs, your lifestyle, habits, and […]
April 12, 2016

Sensitive Teeth Causes and Treatments

According to the Academy of General Dentistry, at least 45 million adults in the U.S. suffer from sensitive teeth at some point in their lives.  Do […]
April 6, 2016
Dental Sealants

What Are Dental Sealants?

Over the last twenty years, awareness of the importance of applying dental sealants has increased.  Some teeth, especially molars, benefit from dental sealants if they have […]
March 29, 2016
Dental bonding and teeth whitening

Makeover Your Smile with Teeth Whitening and Dental Bonding

While beautiful smiles begin with proper oral hygiene and regular dental visits, some smiles may need a little more help. Stains, cracks, chips, discoloration–even the smallest […]
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

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

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 […]
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