Aspenwood Dental Associates Blog

Serving Aurora, Denver & Nearby Areas of Colorado


Fri, March 30, 2018

Sedation dentistry can be a great option for people who have anxiety and fear related to dental treatments. At Aspenwood Dental Associates and Colorado Dental Implant Center, we offer several different types of sedation.  The type of sedation offered can vary based on the patient's needs and type of treatment being performed.  The options can include nitrous oxide (laughing gas), concious oral sedation (a sedative pill), or I.V. sedation. Oral sedation allows you to remain awake but deeply relaxed. You may even feel like napping during your appointment.  Our doctors work to identify what type of sedation will provide you a comfortable and...

Tue, February 27, 2018

Feeling great about your smile can motivate you to maintain optimum oral health. You may feel even more encouraged to take good care of your teeth and gums when you have the incentive of an attractive smile.

At Aspenwood Dental Associates, the care we provide our patients joins aesthetics with optimum oral health. A beautiful smile is not only visibly pleasing, but also healthy and strong. Our care is aimed at improving both the cosmetic and health-related aspects of your teeth, gums and entire oral cavity.

We believe firmly in providing our patients with each and every option that is capable of achieving their goals...

Fri, February 02, 2018

Teeth stains are a common dental issue. Professional teeth whitening is the most effective way to remove stains. Many people want to know how they can prevent yellowing of their teeth after their whitening treatment. One way is to familiarize yourself with the common causes of discoloration, so that you can avoid them when possible.

To schedule a consultation with our experienced dentists serving Aurora, Denver and the surrounding areas, please call Aspenwood Dental Associates and Colorado Dental Implant Center at 720-400-8546.

What You Drink

Beverages are a common source of teeth discoloration. Here...

Tue, January 30, 2018
Aspenwood Dental Associates Attends Implant Dentistry Conference

At Aspenwood Dental Associates, our dentists are committed to continuing education. We want to be on the cutting edge so that we can provide our patients outstanding care and results. As part of our passion for advanced knowledge, Dr. Daniel Zeppelin and Dr. Aaron Sun were pleased to attend the American Academy of Implant Dentistry's annual meeting in San Diego.

The meeting took place October 11-14, 2017. It was the 66th annual conference. Over 1,600 people attended, including a record number of doctors from outside of North America. It was a great opportunity...

Tue, December 12, 2017

2018 is less than a month away! Do you have new year new you goals in mind? Many people base resolutions around health, fitness, diet and exercise, which is fantastic, but do not overlook the importance of dental wellness. A great smile with outstanding health to match is a prized possession. Just consider the benefits:

Teeth and gums free of decay and disease save you money, time and hassle over the years Healthy teeth are easier to clean and care for Having a smile you like may mean you smile more often

Want to discuss your goals for next year with an experienced cosmetic dentist in Aurora, Colorado? If so,...

Tue, November 14, 2017

Can you believe it? The 2017 holidays are right around the corner! There are so many holiday traditions in America, and many of them involve gathering at the communal table for a family meal. It's a wonderful way to connect and appreciate one another. Many of these festivities involve sweet treats and decadent desserts. Desserts are one of those things we all look forward to over the holidays, but what can you do to mitigate the effect of sugar on your teeth? Take our quiz to find out.

In the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, it's important to maintain great dental hygiene habits. Due for a routine exam and cleaning? To...

Tue, October 24, 2017

Cosmetic dentistry is an essential component of what our dentists do every day. The foundation of a great smile is healthy teeth and gums. Cosmetic dentistry improves upon that foundation by perfecting your teeth and gums. To learn more and to arrange a free consultation at Aspenwood Dental Associates in Aurora, Colorado, please call 720-400-8546.

Cosmetic Dentistry Treatments and Restorations

There are many cosmetic innovations that enable our dentists to provide the smile of your dreams. They include:

Dental crowns Porcelain veneers Dental implants Dentures Gum contouring Tooth whitening Tooth bonding


Wed, September 20, 2017

Are you unhappy with the way your smile looks? Porcelain veneers address multiple problems at once by concealing them. The thin, durable veneer is placed over the surface of the tooth. They look like natural teeth, but with the flawless shape and color you want.

The only way to know if you are a good candidate is to visit an experienced cosmetic dentist. The cosmetic dentists at Aspenwood Dental Associates have been providing outstanding patient care and beautiful results to the Denver area for many years. We look forward to discussing your goals and presenting all of your treatment options.

To arrange your consultation with...

Thu, August 31, 2017

Learn about your options at your consultation at Aspenwood Dental Associates! This visit to our practice is an important time to discuss your goals and wishes. This complimentary initial consultation involves no obligation, but instead is a time for you to get informed about the dental treatments that will achieve your goals. To arrange your appointment, please call us in Aurora, CO, at 720-400-8546.

Discussing Your Dental Problems

One of the main goals of your consultation is to talk about the teeth, gum and mouth issues concerning you. We want to help you get your oral health back on track if you feel it...

Wed, August 30, 2017

Gum tissue recession is pretty common among adults in the US. Gums in good shape should fit snugly around the base of each tooth, like the cuff of a sock around your ankle. Gum recession is present when the tissue pulls or wears away from the tooth base. The problem is that this exposes the tooth root, which is protected by your gums. An exposed tooth root can lead to extreme tooth sensitivity, and it is more vulnerable to decay and infection.

Gum grafting is a safe, effective treatment for advanced gum recession, but you may be able to avoid getting to that point. Some people are genetically predisposed to gum recession....





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