What You Need To Know About Oral Cancer

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During routine general dentistry examinations, your dentist may look for signs of oral cancer. Oral cancer refers to cancers in the tongue, mouth, lips, jaw, and throat. Many Lone Tree dental patients don’t realize the seriousness of oral cancer. The American Cancer Society estimates that over 39,000 people will get oral cancer this year.1 Consider […]

Dental Sealant Q & A

Categories: Dental Health
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Q. What are dental sealants? A. Dental sealants are permanent plastic barriers applied to the biting surfaces of teeth. They prevent cavities by filling in the grooves and fissures where food particles are particularly difficult to remove. Most Denver pediatric dentists and family dentists offer sealants to their patients. A. Do sealants significantly reduce tooth […]

6 Easy Ways To Eat Like A Dentist In Lone Tree

Categories: Dental Health
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There is nothing that influences your smile as much as your eating habits in Lone Tree, Colorado. Develop good eating habits and your dentist will smile down on you too. Patients would do well to follow the example of a dentist in what and how they eat. 1. Rinse after eating Rinse your mouth with […]

5 Cavity Basics

Categories: Dental Health
Lone Tree Cosmetic Dentist

Some of the most popular dental topics discussed in Highlands Ranch and Lone Tree relate to cosmetic dentistry, such as teeth whitening, veneers, and dental implants. However, the desire to avoid cavities is still the main reason Greenwood Village and Littleton residents visit their dentists, so today the Lone Tree dental blog is going to […]

If Only I Had Taken Care Of My Teeth…

Categories: Dental Health
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Brush. Floss. Get regular checkups. It will sound so simple when you have dentures. How many times have you said, “If only!” “If only I had changed my oil,” “If only I had stayed in college,” ‘If only I had worn sunscreen.” We hope you don’t ever say, “If only I had taken care of […]

Beating Horrible Halitosis

Categories: Dental Health
Lone Tree dentistry

“My neighbor’s bad breath is scaring me.” Do you live in Lone Tree, Colorado or nearby? Bad breath isn’t just a problem for careful brushers in Denver, Littleton or Highlands Ranch. Your neighbors in Greenwood Village can spend all day brushing their teeth and still come out with bad breath. But why? I’m Dr. Almeida […]

Protect Those Nooks And Crannies

Categories: Dental Health
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Drs. Dr. Almeida is committed to the prevention of dental caries, which is the foundation for a healthy and beautiful smile. Preventative dentistry – brushing, flossing, and regular dental cleanings with a dental hygienist – are indispensable for keeping your smile bright and free of cavities. There are some places, however, where enamel degeneration can […]

Hiccups In Your Dental Routine

Categories: Dental Health
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The most common times people stop to brush their teeth are morning and night – either before or after breakfast, after dinner, or at bedtime. Common concerns that come with this routine involve hiccups in the schedule, from family life, shift work or exhaustion. Sometimes after dinner isn’t super cut and dried. Many Denver families […]