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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

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

Tips for Cleaning a Dental Bridge

2019-08-22T10:27:49-06:00

Dental bridges are one of the leading treatments for tooth loss. These restorations consist of two dental crowns with artificial teeth – called pontics – in between them. When bonded into place, the dental bridge spans the gap left behind by missing teeth, effectively completing your smile. Today, your Denver dentist at Metropolitan Dental Care offers a few tips and tricks for cleaning around your dental bridge. These recommendations can help you keep your restoration in tip-top shape for years to come. If you’ve sustained tooth loss, consider what a dental bridge can do for you. Schedule an appointment with your [...]

Tips for Cleaning a Dental Bridge2019-08-22T10:27:49-06:00

Denver Dentist Shares Five Oral Healthcare Tips for Seniors

2019-08-22T10:20:42-06:00

Dental care is essential for everyone. But older patients have an additional set of unique needs when it comes to long-term oral health. Fortunately, by being aware and taking small preventative steps, seniors can enjoy healthy teeth and gums for many years to come. Today, your Denver dentist at Metropolitan Dental Care shares five oral healthcare tips for patients over the age of 60. If you live in 80202 and want to know how to achieve and maintain optimal oral health for life, schedule an appointment with your Denver dentist by calling 303-534-2626. #1: Know how to treat chronic dry mouth. [...]

Denver Dentist Shares Five Oral Healthcare Tips for Seniors2019-08-22T10:20:42-06:00

Denver Dentist Offers Tips for Fresher Breath

2019-08-22T10:06:17-06:00

Bad breath is embarrassing. Furthermore, it can be an indicator of more serious health issues. Today, your Denver dentist at Metropolitan Dental Care explores common causes and treatments for bad breath and also offers a few tips for keeping your breath fresher for longer. If bad breath is impacting your quality of life, schedule a visit at Metropolitan Dental Care today. Call us at 303-534-2626. Common Bad Breath Causes There are several reasons why bad breath develops. We all know that a particularly oniony or garlicky meal can cause a temporary foul odor. But what about bad breath that lingers? This [...]

Denver Dentist Offers Tips for Fresher Breath2019-08-22T10:06:17-06:00