Your Smile Needs Extra Care as You Age

If our body needs extra care as we age, isn’t it ideal to see that our teeth and gums need extra attention as we age too? Throughout life, our body goes through a great deal, so with time, taking extra care of your smile is always helpful to help your teeth and gums last a lifetime. Our dentist, Dr. Jon... read more »

Are Your Dentures Slipping? If So, Try Dental Implants!

Are you finding yourself with your dentures slipping or are you wishing you had something stronger to keep your oral appliances in place? If so, we have news for you! Dental implants work well for different things and are slip-free. That is why, our team here at Riverdale Dental Center in Brighton, Colorado, is happy to talk to you about... read more »

What You Need to Know About Tooth Abscesses

Did you know that you should consider visiting your doctor if you think you have an infection? While you probably did, would you be surprised to know that you should visit our team if you think you have an infection in your teeth? In reality, it’s very important that you visit us for this problem because your body can’t fight... read more »

Things You Need for Your Smile’s Health

The holiday season is upon us filling the air with delicious spices and sugary aromas all around us. As this holiday approaches, our team here at Riverdale Dental Center in Brighton, Colorado, is ready to help you with tips and tricks when it comes to scaring cavities away from your smile this Halloween season. As always the best place to... read more »

Laser Dentistry for Your Smile

Does the idea of visiting your dentist make you uncomfortable? Laser dentistry is another dental option that can help you look forward to dental treatment. Lasers dentistry is popular because it offers a number of benefits. Besides making the procedure far less invasive, it allows our dentist more precision along with minimizing the damage done to the other tissue in your... read more »

Tooth Traditions

A tradition can define who we are and where we come from. However, some traditions may seem extreme or strange to us, especially the ones from different cultures or time periods. Here are a few traditions involving teeth that seem unusual to us, but were normal for the people who practiced them. The Original False Teeth Before the invention of... read more »

The Effects Eating Disorders Have On Oral Health

Bulimia nervosa and anorexia nervosa are two major eating disorders which affect over 10 million Americans. Individuals who have these eating disorders can develop poor health, which includes poor oral health. Tooth Erosion 89% of bulimic patients show signs of tooth erosion according to the National Eating Disorder Association. This is because the stomach acids from purging coat teeth and... read more »