Cuts heal. Bruises fade. Broken bones mend. The body’s ability to heal itself is truly amazing. But tooth enamel is different. When it’s gone, it’s gone. Though thin and partially translucent, tooth enamel is the hardest substance in the body and has the critical job of protecting teeth from constant use and the continual assault […]
Body piercings are a common form of self-expression seen around Denver. Today’s post is for those who currently have an oral piercing or are considering one. Since this is a dental blog, I am sure you expect us to raise all sorts of alarms warning of the dangers of piercings. You are right. Unfortunately, these […]
It is estimated that over 5 million teeth are knocked out yearly and a significant portion of these dental traumas occur on the playing field or court. Each dislodged tooth requires several trips to the dentist and hundreds of dollars in restoration expenses. Not to mention pain! I’m Drs. Drs. Almeida & Bell of Almeida […]
Here’s the bad news for Denver residents: Periodontal disease, or gum disease, is a major cause of tooth loss among adults. And here’s the good news: This problem is easy to treat if it is caught in the early stages. So, what should Denver, Highlands Ranch, and Lone Tree dental patients be looking for? 1. […]
Along with brushing and flossing regularly and visiting Almeida & Bell Dental Cosmetic, Implant & Sedation Dentistry for cleanings, making small changes to your diet can improve your oral health.