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Denver Dentist Offers 7 Oral Hygiene Tips for a Healthy, Radiant Smile

2020-11-29T22:26:23-07:00

Oftentimes, a beautiful smile is correlated with a healthy smile. While bright, perfectly straight teeth may seem to be in perfect health, that isn’t always the care. However, a less-than-perfect smile can be in great health! For most of our patients, the goal is to have both at the same time. As dentists, our first priority is to help patients achieve optimal oral health. Once we’ve met that goal, we are happy to help our patients create a picture-perfect smile through cosmetic dental treatments. Gaining and maintaining a healthy, beautiful smile starts at home. Here are seven tips from our Denver [...]

Denver Dentist Offers 7 Oral Hygiene Tips for a Healthy, Radiant Smile2020-11-29T22:26:23-07:00

How to Care for a Dental Bridge

2020-10-31T21:45:21-06:00

Dental bridges are one of the most common restorative dentistry treatments for missing teeth. Traditionally, bridges were made from gold or metal alloys, but today they are more commonly made with medical-grade ceramic that appears much more natural. Modern dental bridges can also be created with a metal substructure and ceramic coating to provide a beautiful appearance and durability. On average, a dental bridge can last anywhere from five to twenty years when taken proper care of. Continue reading to learn how to care for a dental bridge from our experienced Denver dentists. Brush properly two times a day. Most of [...]

How to Care for a Dental Bridge2020-10-31T21:45:21-06:00

Possible Causes and Effective Treatments for Bad Breath

2020-08-03T16:18:15-06:00

We’ve all dealt with bad breath in one way or another. Maybe you went on a date with someone whose bad breath was the reason there wasn’t a second one. You’ve probably gone to a meeting feeling self-conscious about your breath and sat as far away from your colleagues as possible. Whatever your experience, it’s important to understand what causes bad breath and how it can be treated at home or by a dentist. Continue reading this blog to learn more about the causes and treatments of bad breath. Reasons for Bad Breath There are several causes of bad breath, ranging [...]

Possible Causes and Effective Treatments for Bad Breath2020-08-03T16:18:15-06:00

5 Ways Dental Cleanings Improve Oral and Overall Health

2020-07-24T11:28:04-06:00

People can accomplish good oral hygiene by doing these five things: Brush twice a day Floss daily Rinse with an antimicrobial mouthwash Eat properly Visit the dentist regularly Many people do at least three of these things but often neglect regular dental cleanings. While your teeth may look and feel healthy, without visiting the dentist at least twice a year, it’s impossible to know for sure. Dentists have the tools, resources, and knowledge to detect oral health problems below the surface. Need a little more convincing? Here are five ways regular dental cleanings can improve your oral and overall health. 1. [...]

5 Ways Dental Cleanings Improve Oral and Overall Health2020-07-24T11:28:04-06:00

Is it reversible? Effective Gum Disease Treatments

2020-03-24T08:44:03-06:00

So your dentist has informed you that you have gum disease. While a gum disease diagnosis may sound intimidating, the condition is treatable. With help from the hygienists and dentists at  Metropolitan Dental Care, you’ll learn how to reverse the effects of gum disease and keep your gums healthy long-term.  What is gum disease? Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is an infection of the gum tissue. It is commonly caused by poor oral hygiene. Lack of regular and effective brushing and flossing allow bacterial plaque to accumulate. Over time, plaque turns into tartar that must be removed with special [...]

Is it reversible? Effective Gum Disease Treatments2020-03-24T08:44:03-06:00