General Dentistry

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How Can You Tell If You Have TMJ Disorder?

Posted: January 15, 2023
If you notice headaches, jaw stiffness, or pain when chewing, a temporomandibular disorder (TMD) could be the culprit. TMD encompasses a group of more than 30 conditions, but TMJ disorder (TMJD) refers to dysfunction of the temporomandibular joint itself. A whopping 11 to 12 million US adults… Read Full Post

Is Thanksgiving Food Good for Your Teeth?

Posted: November 15, 2022
Thanksgiving is the perfect time to share a meal with family and friends. You’re probably selecting new recipes to serve your guests or deciding what to bring to that potluck at work. As you narrow down your options, consider their effect on your teeth and gums. Our dentists in Aurora are here to… Read Full Post

How to Care for Bonded Teeth

Posted: October 30, 2022
Dental bonding is an affordable and effective dental cosmetic treatment. This procedure is an excellent option if you are looking for a simple way to correct minor gapping, chips, or discoloration.  Compared to veneers, dental bonding is an extremely easy procedure. Your dentist will apply a soft… Read Full Post

Sedation Methods for a Painless and Anxiety-Free Dental Appointment

Posted: July 15, 2022
At Aspenwood Dental Associates and Colorado Dental Implant Center, we understand that people of all ages can have dental anxiety. Therefore, we work closely with patients to ensure they feel at ease before, during, and after dental work. Our practice is excited to offer several methods of sedation… Read Full Post

Is a Dental Inlay the Same Thing as a Filling?

Posted: May 15, 2022
Many of our patients come to us with tooth decay or damage. Fortunately, a few types of dental restorations can be used to address these concerns. While options such as tooth fillings, dental inlays, and dental onlays are similar, they have unique applications and benefits. What is a Dental Inlay… Read Full Post

Is Dental Bonding Right for You?

Posted: December 06, 2021
Tooth bonding is an appropriate treatment for many patients. It can be used to fix a wide range of dental concerns and improve the appearance of imperfect teeth. Keep reading to find out if you are a good candidate for enhancing your smile with dental bonding in Aurora. Ideal Candidates for Tooth… Read Full Post

One Size Doesn't Fit All at Aspenwood Dental

Posted: May 11, 2021
Driving across town to see specialists, transferring your records, or double-checking your insurance coverage — taking care of your smile shouldn’t be so difficult. Our comprehensive dental practice strives to meet all your treatment needs under one roof. Aspenwood Dental Associates and Colorado… Read Full Post

4 Bad Dental Habits You Should Break

Posted: February 05, 2021
You schedule regular checkups and cleanings to keep your mouth healthy. But it turns out that some of your daily habits could be harming your smile. Here are four bad dental habits worth breaking — and new ways to protect your teeth and gums: Brushing too hard: One of the best things you can do… Read Full Post

Why Switching Out Your Toothbrush Is More Than Just a Recommendation

Posted: November 17, 2020
When it comes to having good oral health, it starts at home with simple things like brushing and flossing twice a day, avoiding sugary foods, and drinking lots of water. One part of at-home dental care that many patients overlook is the importance of switching out their toothbrushes regularly. If… Read Full Post

Dr. Zeppelin Talks about Teeth Grinding and Pandemic Stress

Posted: October 28, 2020
Does pandemic-related stress have you grinding your teeth? You’re not alone. Our dentists and dentists across the country are seeing an influx of tooth pain, cracked teeth and sore jaws, and many of those cases may be caused by stress-induced teeth gnashing. Recently, Dr. Zeppelin was interviewed… Read Full Post