If you are scheduled for cancer treatment due to a recent diagnosis or relapse, oral health is probably not your first priority. However, the team at Almeida & Bell Aesthetic Dental Center urges you to give some attention to your teeth to prevent or minimize common cancer-related dental complications. According to the National Institutes of […]
The Five Stages of a Cavity
You may have heard that once tooth enamel is eroded, it’s gone forever. This is partially true, but in the earliest stage of enamel erosion, a cavity can be reversed. Reverse a cavity before it needs a filling If you can prevent cavities in pre-teens, there’s a better chance that their teeth can stay healthy […]
Dental Care For ICU Patients Lowers Infection Risk
Hi, I’m Drs. Adam Almeida of Almeida & Bell General, Cosmetic & Sedation Dentistry. Today’s post focuses on an article that appeared recently on ScienceDaily.com. The article describes a study of Brazilian ICU patients that compared infection rates of those who received enhanced oral care instead of routine oral care. The patients who received the […]
Does Your Child Have An Overbite?
Malocclusions (bite problems) include overbites, underbites and crossbites. Jaw alignment disorders restrict proper chewing, talking, and swallowing. They can also cause teeth to shift around in the mouth. Almeida & Bell Dental Cosmetic, Implant & Sedation Dentistry in Lone Tree CO patients with bite problems are at a greater risk for tooth decay and periodontal […]
Not Happy With Your Lone Tree Dentist?
Not happy with your dentist? Looking for a new one? There are plenty of us out there. A quick Google search, a patient review or two, and you’ll have a short list of possibilities. The trick is finding a dentist you’re happy with! At Almeida & Bell Dental Cosmetic, Implant & Sedation Dentistry in Lone […]
Think Before You Pierce
If you are considering piercing your lip or tongue, this post from Almeida & Bell Dental Cosmetic, Implant & Sedation Dentistry in Lone Tree CO is for you. Please consider the following potential side effects: Infection Your mouth is full of bacteria. Any opening in the tissue carries the risk of infection. The germs from […]
What Does Your Dentist Need To Know?
For the best possible dental health, you should see us at Almeida & Bell Dental Cosmetic, Implant & Sedation Dentistry in Lone Tree CO twice a year for a cleaning and exam. It’s our chance to make sure you’re brushing and flossing properly, and your chance to discuss any dental health concerns you may have. […]
How Your Lifestyle Affects Your Tooth Color
Most people want to have white teeth and a great smile. But the majority of people have discolored or just plain yellow teeth, especially in a world of tea and coffee drinkers. At Almeida & Bell Dental Cosmetic, Implant & Sedation Dentistry in Lone Tree CO, we can fix that. Did you know that tooth […]
Smile Transformations At Almeida & Bell Aesthetic Dental Center
This post is for anyone who isn’t comfortable with their smile. Cosmetic dentistry from Almeida & Bell Dental Cosmetic, Implant & Sedation Dentistry in Lone Tree CO may be just what you need! Common issues we hear about include yellow, misaligned, or missing teeth, too much or a lack of gum tissue, or weakened teeth. […]
Protect Your Smile!
A smile can reflect a good heart and your best intentions. It’s one of your most valuable assets, and at Almeida & Bell Dental Cosmetic, Implant & Sedation Dentistry in Lone Tree we remind you to do whatever you can to protect it. We’ve drawn up a list of five things you should always keep […]