3 Types of Teeth Whitening

We’re all interested in having a bright, white smile. In our era, options for whitening are endless. Depending on your whitening needs and your teeth, you may be able to whiten in-office, at home, and even during daily life. Hydrogen peroxide whitening gel isn’t even the only path you can take toward a shining grin. Read on to learn of a few ways you can bring teeth whitening into every moment of your life.
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Letting Go Of Dental Anxiety

Fear of dental treatment is typically something established at an early age, that we then carry with us throughout our lives. This anxiety can be hard to shake, especially if it’s something you’ve been experiencing for decades. Fortunately, there are concrete steps you can take to get more comfortable in our Denver office and in the dental chair. This week’s blog post will help you reclaim control over your nerves when pursuing dental treatment. Above all else, keep in mind that dental care may be stressful at the moment, but that it is ultimately going to make you feel much better!
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Celebrating a Healthy Halloween

Happy Halloween to you and your children! We hope that you have a fun, safe, and entertaining night celebrating the spooky holiday together. But as we’re dentists, there’s something else on our minds. Halloween kicks off the holiday season, during which children consume many more sweets than usual. Why not treat Halloween as the first chance to try out some tooth-healthier holiday habits? This post offers a few dentist-approved Halloween tips that your kids won’t completely hate, and that will help keep their teeth cavity-free through the winter.
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Dental Care While Pregnant

When you’re pregnant, everything about your body changes. This extends to your teeth and gums. Your hormonal fluctuations, cravings and snacking, and providing nutrients for two can lead to dental problems. By being careful and paying attention to what your teeth are telling you, you can avoid health problems ranging from mild to quite serious. This blog post compiles our top tips for pregnant patients, so that you can get all the care you need and reach the end of your pregnancy with a healthy smile (and with your baby’s healthy smile as well!).
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Why Healthy Gums Should Be A Top Priority

A beautiful smile is quickly noticed, and helps form a great first impression. But what about the gums supporting that smile? While they may not be as immediately apparent, healthy gums play a key role in a gorgeous smile. Not only do they play into its aesthetics, they’re also necessary to support your teeth. Neither gums nor teeth are healthy without one another. Pay attention to your periodontal health in order to help your pearly whites last.
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Vanquish Facial Lines – Without Surgery

Our faces fall prey to the forces of time. As the years go by, loss of hydration and repetitive facial muscle contractions change our skin in a number of ways. The most common is by wrinkling it, taking away our youthfully smooth countenances. While many think that surgery is the only option for returning their skin to its earlier state, gentle facial enhancements can make just as much of a a difference – without the complicated procedure. Our Denver team offers facial enhancements with Botox and Juvederm, for any wrinkle that plagues you.
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Preparing To Get A Dental Crown

Once you’ve decided to rebuild your smile, it’s time to prepare yourself. This doesn’t mean preparing your teeth – our Denver team will take care of that. Rather, get acquainted with the crown procedure so that there aren’t any surprises ahead. This blog post will act as a primer for patients anticipating restorative dental treatment. With a little research, you’ll find that you’re more comfortable and less anxious on the day of your crown prep.
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Did You Know Dental Implants Could Do That?

“What is it? What can they do??” And with that, we’ve ensnared you in another dental implants blog post! Don’t worry – this isn’t just about replacing teeth with implants. Instead, we’re here to discuss a few of the more surprising things that implants accomplish for you, your mouth, and your oral health. Rather than merely replacing missing teeth, implants actually usher in a slew of dental and physical benefits. Read on to learn a few of the most surprising aspects of life after dental implants.
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3 Reasons To Visit A Family Dentist

Making an activity a family affair is most often beneficial. In particular, a family dental practice is great for everyone! Every member being able to visit a single dentist will help build your loved ones’ dental attitudes in a positive and collaborative way. Jepsen, Murphy & Associates offers services ranging from pediatric dentistry to dental restorations, as well as preventive dentistry for every age group. Read on to learn a few specific incentives for engaging in family dentistry.

Why Family Dentistry Can Improve Oral Health

When we do something on our own, we have less encouragement, which can lead to lowered enthusiasm. Working together toward any task will help you see that task’s completion. Dentistry is no different! By visiting a family dentist, you’ll enjoy benefits like the following:
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3 Reasons to Get a Night Guard

While we’re sleeping, we’re pretty much completely unaware of what’s going on inside our bodies. Unfortunately, this can leave us open to damaging attacks (by ourselves, no less). Our teeth can become nightly victims to grinding and clenching. If our jaw muscles are chronically active, nightly bruxing may even lead to a temporomandibular joint disorder. Avoid pain, dental problems, and complicated treatment by taking the simple route: get a night guard. This little piece of plastic will protect you and keep your smile beautiful.
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