Entries by Stan Stephens

Missing Teeth? Dental Implants May Be Better Than Other Treatments

If you are feeling a bit self-conscious about your missing teeth, but don’t want to change your dental structure to accommodate a bridge, consult with your dentist in Grand Junction, CO, to see if dental implants are a suitable option for you. These are metal (usually titanium) prostheses that are surgically attached to the jawbone […]

Dentists in Grand Junction, CO: Cosmetic Procedures to Look Younger

Among all strategies or solutions for a youthful look or vibe, one of the most effective ways lies with proper dental and oral care. Dentition that suffered the negative impacts of aging and use, as well as damage due to the types of food and beverages consumed largely by an individual can add more years […]

Keeping Your Smile Healthy at Every Stage of Life

When you decide to buy a house, you take into consideration more than just the cost. You also think about the size, the amenities, how well it was built, and how safe, nice, and convenient the location is. You’ll be considering how each member of your family will make their home there. If you’re a […]

Your Teeth Are What You Eat: The Link Between Your Mouth and Your Health

Did you know that many people with heart disease also have gum disease? You might not have known about this recent connection, but it’s no secret that what you eat affects your heart health and your teeth. If your teeth continually come into contact with unhealthy food and drinks, you can develop dental problems, which […]

The Secret Solution to a Straight Smile

Have you been unhappy with your smile? Do you have crooked teeth, crowded teeth, gaps in your teeth, or front teeth that stick out? Do you have an overbite or underbite? Is your uneven smile noticeable? You could have been made fun of for your teeth, or they might have just made you self-conscious. You […]

Is It Wise to Say Good Bye to Your Wisdom Teeth?

Think back to your senior year in high school. The highlights of your last year were probably the same as ours—going to prom, heading to your final high school spring break destination, filling out college applications, graduating, and lining up a summer job. What about getting your wisdom teeth taken out? This milestone might not […]

You Can Have Your Crown and Wear It, Too—in Just One Day!

If you have kids or grandkids, enjoy watching animated films, or have breathed in the past year or so, you’ve probably seen the movie Frozen, featuring a brave young princess and her sister, Elsa, who has the power to freeze anything that’s in her way in a matter of seconds, including her whole kingdom. (If […]

Is Your Health at Risk Because of Your Fillings?

There’s a lot of talk about the effects of mercury on our health. Mercury is naturally found on the earth, but too much of it may negatively affect your health, according to the World Health Organization. You’ve no doubt heard that you should be careful about eating too much fish that’s high in mercury. Just […]

How Cosmetic Implants Can Improve Your Life

You’ve heard that you don’t know what you’ve got until it’s gone. If you’re like 70 percent of Americans, you have at least one missing tooth. And until you’re missing teeth, you never have to think about what it’s like to have to smile or talk to someone and be embarrassed that there’s a gap […]