January 19, 2017

How Plaque and Tartar Affect Your Smile

Plaque and tartar can endanger the health of your mouth in ways not easily seen by the naked eye–initially. But ignored, plaque and tartar can put […]
January 12, 2017

When Do Gum Grafts Become Necessary?

When do gum grafts become necessary? What can you do to prevent them? Our team at Family & Cosmetic Dentistry of the Rockies is dedicated to […]
January 8, 2017

A Wise Approach to Wisdom Teeth

Get the facts about wisdom teeth! When it comes to these third molars, there is a lot of misinformation out there.  Learn what you need to […]
December 22, 2016

Five Reasons Teens Love Invisalign Teen

Thousands of teens have avoided unsightly braces and the inconveniences that accompany them in favor of Invisalign Teen.  Why are more and more turning to this […]
December 15, 2016

Go Natural with Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain veneers are often referred to as instant orthodontics. They offer the patient a straight, beautiful smile in much less time than traditional orthodontic treatment. Individually […]
December 9, 2016

How Important are Fluoride Treatments?

  According to the American Dental Association, fluoride treatments have played a major role in reducing tooth decay over the last several years.  Fighting (and winning) […]
December 2, 2016

Healthy Teeth from Healthy Eating

Healthy teeth and healthy eating have a direct relationship. Yes, what you eat matters!  Learn how your diet impacts your smile and what you can do […]
November 30, 2016

Dentists Safeguard Your Overall Health

A dental visit isn’t just for cavity control, but essential for healthy teeth and a healthy body. Your dentist assesses your mouth for much more than […]
November 22, 2016

Restoring Your Smile with Dental Implants

Dental implants restore the beauty–and function–of your smile! Everyone enjoys being welcomed by a toothy smile. If missing, or broken teeth are causing you to stay […]
November 17, 2016

6 Surprising Benefits of Dental Botox

  The cosmetic benefits of Botox are already well established, but dental botox uses are starting to gain serious momentum.  This is because dentists are experts […]
November 8, 2016

CEREC Technology is Revolutionizing Dentistry

CEREC dentistry is a popular buzz phrase in the field of dentistry today, but do you know why and what it is? CEREC, short for Chairside […]
October 30, 2016

New Stem Cell Findings May Transform Root Canal Treatment

Regenerative dental fillings? What?? In a widely distributed publication, Popular Science, announced in July that Harvard University and University of Nottingham researchers are working on ways […]
October 24, 2016

Keep Your Natural Look with Tooth Colored Fillings

Despite your best efforts, sometimes cavities strike. But, when they do, you do not have to sacrifice the look of your smile with a mouth full […]
October 18, 2016

6 Steps to Better Oral Hygiene

Your dedication to oral hygiene in between office visits makes the difference between a healthy mouth and an unhealthy mouth.  While your 6-month examinations and cleanings […]
October 11, 2016

5 Ways Laser Dentistry Offers Superior Treatment

  Laser dentistry and tissue treatment represents the best current science and dental technology have to offer. Our Family and Cosmetic Dentistry of the Rockies practice […]
October 4, 2016

Safeguard Your Health with an Oral Cancer Screening

Have you had an Oral Cancer Screening? According to The Oral Cancer Foundation, someone dies from oral cancer every hour of every day in the United […]
September 27, 2016

The Skinny on Same Day Crowns

Everyone is talking about same day crowns. So, what are they, why do I want them and why should I get them from you? These are […]
September 21, 2016

Dental Scaling and Root Planing for Periodontal Health

Dental scaling and root planing are deep cleanings that are prescribed by your dentist to help stop gum disease in its tracks. This effective periodontal treatment […]
September 14, 2016

What Does it Mean to be an Invisalign Preferred Provider?

To ensure the best possible Invisalign treatment results, only a doctor who has been trained and certified by Invisalign can use it to diagnose and treat […]
September 6, 2016

5 Ways Stress Affects Your Teeth and Gums

Stress and oral health have a stronger link than was previously imagined.  Stress is not something to dismiss lightly. Too much stress can have serious consequences […]
August 30, 2016

Back to School Sports–Don’t Forget a Mouthguard!

School is starting again and that means Fall sports! Protect your child’s teeth by ensuring they are protected with a custom mouthguard. We can help you […]
August 23, 2016

Your Child’s First Dental Visit: Establishing a “Dental Home”

Do you know when your child should have his first dental visit? The American Dental Association (ADA) recommends establishing a “Dental Home” for your child by […]
August 16, 2016

When Should You Start Thinking About Orthodontics?

The decision to begin orthodontics begins with a discussion and examination with Dr. Murri and Dr. Willey. We can help you determine if you or your […]
August 9, 2016

Thumb-Sucking: What Should You Do About it?

Thumb-sucking is a natural reflex found in 66% of children ages 0-2.  Infants are born with this natural reflex for sucking. This reflex is crucial for […]
August 3, 2016

Teeth Whitening for a Bright New Smile!

School is getting ready to start again so schedule your teeth whitening now so you can flash your pearly whites with confidence. A bright smile is […]
July 26, 2016

Five Reasons You Should Choose Same Day Crowns

Same day crowns represents the latest in dental science and technology and is offered by offices that are equipped and trained to give you these amazing benefits. […]
July 19, 2016

What Happens During a Dental Cleaning?

Professional dental cleaning treatments are one of the best ways to prevent and treat periodontal disease, maintain optimal tooth health and cultivate a bright, white smile. […]
July 12, 2016

Benefits of Digital Dental X-Rays

Family & Cosmetic Dentistry of the Rockies is dedicated to giving you the best science, medicine and technology can offer you and digital dental x-rays are […]
July 5, 2016

Easy Tips for Better Teeth Brushing at Every Age

Since you were small, you have been taught the importance of teeth brushing for a healthy smile.  Now, maybe you have little ones of your own […]
June 28, 2016

Protecting Your Smile with Periodontal Treatment

Periodontal treatment helps preserve the health of your gum tissue–a vital component of a healthy, beautiful smile.  The Journal of Dental Research recently published data indicating […]