How is an urgent care dentist different than a regular dentist? Both dentists perform general dental procedures. But an urgent care practice does more. 5 ways urgent care dental practices are different: They are open after normal business hours and on the weekends They provide same-day treatment and pain relief They treat walk-in patients without […]
5 Simple Ways To Avoid A Cracked Tooth
Cracked teeth can be painful, unattractive, and pricey to repair. Today’s post in the Almeida & Bell Aesthetic Dental Center dental blog contains an easy-to-follow list of tips to keep your teeth whole and strong. 1. We have to state the obvious don’t chew on hard things. Mind-blowing, right? People should steer clear of ice, […]
What Is Laser Dentistry?
The word “LASER” is an acronym for Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. A laser device emits a powerful, highly-concentrated beam of light. (Didn’t we all love the amazing laser weapons in ‘Star Wars?’) Lasers are used in hundreds of applications in almost every Colorado industry including communications, researching, manufacturing, entertainment, and medicine. Lasers […]
What If My Tooth Gets Knocked Out?
‘Knocked’ is a relatively benign word for an accident so violent it dislodges a tooth. Ouch! We hope this never happens to you. But… if it does, here is what you should do. 1. Find the Tooth If you’re in panic mode, ask for help. When you locate the tooth, handle it carefully. Keep it […]
Dental Crowns in Denver: Crowning Achievements in History
Today’s post looks at one of the miracles of modern dentistry, the dental restoration and dental crowns in Denver. Let’s pretend you are a biomedical engineer working in the field of dentistry before the conception of dental restorations. The men and women of your generation who have missing or damaged teeth want to repair or replace […]