Anderson Family Dental Blog

Ouch! My Dental Implants Are Hurting! What Do I Do?

April 4, 2018

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woman smiling appleIf you’ve ever had missing teeth, you have probably heard about how much dental implants can make a difference in your overall quality of life. Not only do you have a functional smile again, but your confidence increases with better aesthetics and the ability to chew and speak as normal.

However, just because your smile has been restored doesn’t mean that you’ll never have dental concerns in the future. In fact, there are a few different reasons why your dentist may recommend that you have your implants restored. Learn more about implant restoration in this week’s blog post!

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Explore Those Scary Dental Tools with Your Dentist!

March 24, 2018

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woman dental visitYou visit your dentist every 6 months—or at least you should be—and every time, you’re intimidated by the gleaming tools that are laid out right next to your dental chair. You can’t help but to wonder, “What are those?!

Although they might not look like the most forgiving tools to go in your mouth, your hygienist uses them to meticulously clean your teeth during your visits. Learn more about the different types of dental tools that your dentist uses in this week’s blog post.

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10 Reasons Why Your Teeth Ache from a Local Dentist

February 19, 2018

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man dental painOne thing that can ruin any day is a toothache—especially one that just won’t quit! If you have a toothache, you should start seeking assistance from your local dentist. But first, your dentist (as well as you) should know the cause of the toothache! Find out the top 10 reasons why your tooth may have started to ache in this week’s blog post.

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10 Questions to Ask Before Choosing a New Local Dentist

January 15, 2018

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dentist white teethChoosing a dentist is actually harder than many people may anticipate. When you search for a family dentist in the Google search engine, you might retrieve hundreds of results. That’s not easy nor fun to sift through.

That’s why our practice put together this easy to follow guide to finding your perfect local dentist!

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Get the Truth About Dental Implants from Your Local Dentists

November 15, 2017

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dental implant diagramsWhen deciding whether or not to replace your teeth, you must do a lot of research. The bottom line is that replacing your missing teeth is the best decision you can make for your oral health, but what dental restoration is the best for you? Dentists all around agree that dental implants are one of the most effective and long-lasting replacements available, but there are a few negative misconceptions about dental implants that may ward patients away from them.

As your trusted dental team, your dentist wants you to make an informed decision based off of true facts. This week’s blog post is about 5 dental implant myths to throw to the wayside.

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Solutions for Your Sensitivity from a Helpful Local Dentist

September 20, 2017

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woman with dental painWhen school starts back up, the last thing you or your family needs to deal with is tooth sensitivity. Twinging tooth pain can be a true distraction from studies and a busy schedule.

Stay focused this year by staying clear from tooth pain and sensitivity with this helpful information. Your dentist can help you discover symptoms of sensitivity and treat it.

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Discovering the Duties of Each Type of Tooth in Your Smile

September 12, 2017

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anatomy of a tooth Most patients don’t think about their teeth too much—until something goes wrong in their mouth.  Many don’t know that your teeth help you on so many levels, from digesting your food by chewing effectively and even helping you speak properly.

Your dentist understands that you’re more likely to take better care of your teeth and gums after you can appreciate everything they do for you. Although your teeth are individual pieces in your smile, they all work together to give you a great quality of life.

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Effective Professional Teeth Whitening in Colorado Springs

August 12, 2017

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professional teeth whiteningConvenience is the key to making any product successful. That’s why although many over-the-counter products don’t help patients achieve the whitening results that they truly want, many people continue to buy into them. Why? Because they’re accessible! There’s news for you: you can easily achieve the white smile you really want by getting professional teeth whitening in Colorado Springs. Anderson Family Dental has proven to countless patients that they can brighten their teeth conveniently with both in office treatments and at home whitening kits.

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Dentures in Colorado Springs Aren’t Just for the Elderly!

August 2, 2017

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senior couple brushing teethLosing teeth is detrimental not only to your confidence but to the structure and health of your smile. If you’ve recently lost teeth, the best thing you can do is replace them effectively. That’s why your dental health team at Anderson Family Dental offers dentures for patients facing this problem. Don’t think dentures may be right for you? Let’s explore your options and how they help all types of patients.

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Checkups & Cleanings from Your Colorado Springs Dentist

April 27, 2017

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When was the last time you scheduled an appointment to visit your Colorado Springs dentist?Did you know recent studies show that women maintain better oral health than men? The research was conducted to find the differences between the oral health practices in the sexes so dentists could spot weak points that need to be improved for every patient. The information was generated after a questioning 800 men and women and having them undergo oral health exams pertaining to the maintenance of healthy gums and periodontal disease (advanced gum disease). Results proved that women were more likely to schedule and keep their dental appointments twice a year as well as alter their dental hygiene habits depending on the results compared to men. Your Colorado Springs dentist isn’t here to scold male patients or even female patients that haven’t met their full dental health potential. Anderson Family Dental is here to help every patient, no matter which sex, get their health back on track and maintain a strong smile for years to come.

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