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Why I Love Being a Dentist in Boulder – Meet “Smile Makeover” Jane

Ladies and gentleman, meet Jane. Jane is a patient at my Boulder, Colorado dental practice. Her dental case is why I love being a dentist, and more specifically, what I love about cosmetic dentistry. Jane is typical of many patients I see in my practice. When she was a young woman, there were no benefits […]

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Everything You’ve Ever Wanted To Know About Brushing Your Teeth, Gums, and Tongue

We recommend brushing your teeth twice a day. Brush once in the morning to get rid of that morning mouth and the bacteria that have grown over night, and once at night to remove the bacteria and food that have accumulated during the day. If you could brush perfectly and disturb all the bacteria completely […]

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Why do I Have Gum Disease, and My Husband Doesn’t?

Gum disease is a very complex disease. Multiple different species of bacteria can cause periodontal disease. These bacteria form plaque.  Plaque is a sticky, colorless film of bacteria and sugars that constantly forms on our teeth. It is also the main cause of cavities, and can harden into tartar. Tartar, sometimes called calculus, is plaque that has […]

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