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Mother and child brushing teeth
Sep 17, 2018, 4:09 PM
It may surprise you to learn that almost 50% of American children have suffered from dental cavities in their baby teeth! Many well-meaning parents may accidentally be making oral healthcare mistakes, resulting in dental problems for their children.…
Three woman with thumbs up
Aug 23, 2018, 9:08 PM
Around 90% of the human population has suffered from a dental cavity at one point or another. In fact, they’re the most common of all dental diseases! Even if you’ve had a dental cavity in the past, you might still be unclear about how they develop,…
Young girl
Aug 8, 2018, 6:39 PM
Before your child undergoes orthodontic treatment, it’s important that he or she understands why treatment is necessary and what to expect from the appointments at our office. We have found that patients who are more informed about their treatment…
Couple on a beach
Jul 25, 2018, 10:42 PM
It’s summer, and many families choose this time to go on vacation! But just because you’re taking a break from work, school, and other responsibilities, doesn’t mean you can take a break from your oral health routine! In fact, the changes in diet and…
Diastema
Jul 17, 2018, 7:42 PM
Diastema is the official name for the distinct gap between the two front upper teeth. This is the most common gap and is experienced by around 50% of children under 6. This gap will usually close on its own by the age of 8, but not always. And if the…
Child holding nose due to bad breath
Jun 26, 2018, 2:22 PM
It may surprise you to learn that halitosis (which is chronic bad breath) can avoid people of all ages, including children! You can mask the symptoms by using mouth sprays, mouthwash, minty gum, and breath mints, but these won’t help to cure the…
Mouth with braces flossing
Jun 19, 2018, 4:56 PM
Braces can be tough to keep clean! Bacteria can hide around the brackets, it takes a few extra steps to properly floss, and food debris often gets stuck in the wires. If not properly cleaned, it’s common for those with orthodontic treatment to have…
Woman's mouth with tongue sticking out
May 24, 2018, 4:34 AM
Receiving an oral cancer diagnosis can be scary, but the prognosis is often much better the earlier the cancer is caught. Because of this, it’s important to know the signs and symptoms of oral cancer as well as how to perform an oral cancer…
Mouth with missing tooth
May 11, 2018, 4:52 PM
If you’ve ever had a tooth knocked out, you know that it can be painful and scary. Luckily, there are ways that a knocked-out tooth can be saved and reinserted into the mouth, but proper steps will quickly need to be taken first. Below are the…
Sad child
Apr 28, 2018, 4:35 AM
Burning Mouth Syndrome (BMS) is the medical term for a condition that causes the gums, tongue, lips, cheeks, or throat to feel like they’re burning. No cause for this condition has been found and, unfortunately, there is not a way to test for it. BMS…

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    Address: 3210 E. Woodmen Rd. #200
    Colorado Springs, CO 80920

    Phone: 719.309.6823
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