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The Pros of Invisalign

Invisalign is different from regular dental braces because its looks are non-obtrusive, although it provides the same outcome you would expect from conventional braces, and then some. Keep reading to learn more about the many benefits of using Invisalign!

Jan 31st, 2020
Do I Need Dental Bonding?

Dental Bonding can be an amazing solution to your cosmetic dentistry needs. It is a cost-effective way to fix teeth that are chipped, broken, and stained.

Nov 29th, 2019
Sugar: Quantity or Duration?

We all go to great lengths to keep our teeth as healthy as possible. However, it’s easy to not understand the impact that sugar has on our teeth.

May 26th, 2019
Abrasion vs. Erosion | What is Tooth Enamel Loss?

Commonly known as the hard and outer surface layer of the teeth, tooth enamel protects the teeth against decay. Considered the hardest mineral substance in the body, it’s even stronger than bone.

Sep 24th, 2018
Periodontitis and Other Gum Diseases

Periodontitis is a severe inflammation of the gums in the mouth. If inflammation of the gums remains long, deeper parts of the supporting tissue of the teeth and molars (jaw bone, root cement and root membrane) can also become involved in the...

Mar 14th, 2018
Root Canal Treatment and Root Spot Inflammation

For a dentist, root canal treatment is a term that he or she often uses, but does the person in the dental chair know what will happen during a root canal? Another word for a root canal is nerve treatment. When is a root canal treatment necessary?

Nov 30th, 2017
Removing a Wisdom Tooth

Removing a wisdom tooth is pretty scary. It is a routine treatment for dentists and oral surgeons, but it can be frightening for the patient.

Sep 6th, 2017
What is a Dental Implant?

An implant is an artificial root tooth implanted in the place of a natural tooth. Implants take the form of a screw inserted into the jaw bone. The implant consists of three parts: a titanium screw, a construction that protrudes above the gums...

Jul 23rd, 2017
Understanding & Treating Sleep Apnea

Sleep Apnea is a common disorder where you stop getting the proper amount of oxygen at night when you are sleeping. There are several reasons for a person to have sleep Apnea.

May 31st, 2017
Food That’s Good for Your Teeth

Whether we’re sitting down for dinner, digging through the fridge for a midnight snack or grabbing a quick bite to eat with some friends, our choice of foods are usually governed by our stomachs and our taste buds. Keeping a balanced diet may also...

Mar 9th, 2017
Why Most Americans Have Some Sort of Gum Disease

About eighty percent of all Americans have some sort of periodontal gum disease (source: American Dental Hygienists’ Association). Mostly seen in adults, the percentage of those with the disease increase as age increases.

Aug 16th, 2016
Fill the Gap: Treatments for Tooth Gaps

Here at University Dental Arts, we take great care to ensure that each patient undergoes the right treatment for their needs. This is allowed us to become one of the leading dental practices in the greater Denver area.

Mar 18th, 2016
Treatment Options for Chipped Teeth

A chipped tooth can affect more than just the appearance of a smile. It can be an indication of oral health problems on the horizon.

Dec 18th, 2015
Bad Dental Habits That you Should Avoid

When it comes to having a healthy and beautiful smile, patients in and around the greater Denver area can count on the team at University Dental Arts. We offer comprehensive general dentistry services, including tips and basic do’s and don’ts for ...

Sep 18th, 2015
The Effects of Smoking on Oral Health

Patients in the Denver area can trust the team at University Dental Arts to offer the best dental care possible. This includes restorative dentistry procedures to improve health and wellness as well as cosmetic dentistry treatments to enhance smile...

Jun 18th, 2015
Tooth-colored Fillings offer Patients Long Term Restoration

Preserving the health of the teeth is important. While general dentistry services allow some patients to avoid dental complications all together, it is not at all unusual for patients to develop mild to moderate degrees of decay, or to experience...

Mar 18th, 2015
Root Planing and Scaling: The Deep Cleaning Process

At University Dental Arts, we are committed to helping patients in the greater Denver area achieve excellent dental health and wellness. This includes the latest in advanced restorative dentistry to ennhance dental health.

Mar 3rd, 2015
The Dangers of Dry Mouth

If you suffer from dry mouth, it’s important to understand the dangers this condition poses to your oral health. If you have already experienced damage from dry mouth, restorative dentistry treatments can reverse damage and restore the appearance...

Feb 1st, 2015
Teeth Grinding Treatment: Reducing Pain and Preventing Damage

The team at University Dental Arts has provided patients in the greater Denver area with the latest in advanced restorative dentistry, with a focus on improving dental health and total wellness. This approach is especially important when addressing...

Jan 2nd, 2015
Are You a Suitable Candidate for a Custom Mouth Guard?

If you are asking yourself whether you could benefit from a custom mouth guard, then the answer is almost certainly yes, you probably could. In fact, there are millions of people who could benefit from wearing custom mouth guards who either wear cheap...

Dec 2nd, 2014
Restore Your Smile with Dental Bridge Treatment

Most people are familiar with dentures for replacing a full set of teeth, but what do you do when you’re only missing one or two teeth? Dental bridges offer a solution for replacing individual teeth and restoring dental function.

Nov 2nd, 2014
Halting Halitosis: Bad Breath Causes and Treatments

There is nothing that can affect a person’s self-confidence more drastically than learning that he or she suffers from bad breath. Bad breath can affect nearly every aspect of a person’s life, from professional relationships to romantic entanglements.

Aug 2nd, 2014
Protect Your Teeth from Gum Recession

Gum recession is a gradual process that often goes unnoticed, and, if left untreated, can lead to tooth loss and other oral health problems. Fortunately, teeth damaged by gum recession can be repaired with restorative dentistry treatments.

Jul 3rd, 2014
What to Look for When Choosing a Family Dentist

Some of the most important decisions that a person will make is who to trust to care for themselves and their family. This includes choosing a family dentist that can be trusted to meet all of your family’s oral health needs while...

Feb 20th, 2014
Types of Tooth Discoloration

Everybody wants a white, radiant smile. However, certain lifestyle habits or genetic factors may be preventing you from achieving the tooth shade you desire. Fortunately, tooth discoloration is entirely treatable in most instances.

Jan 22nd, 2014
The Importance of Regular Dental Exams

You probably already have a good understanding of the importance of keeping your teeth in good shape with regular flossing and brushing. However, a biannual exam with a certified dentist is not only vital to the oral health of Denver patients...

Dec 17th, 2013
Family Dentistry Services

When it comes to family dentistry, there is truly something for everyone. From routine teeth cleaning to more involved dental work, the benefits of making regular appointments with a qualified family dentist are numerous for Denver patients of all ages.

Dec 4th, 2013
Nitrous Oxide and Relaxation Dentistry

One of our highest priorities is to ensure your visit to University Dental Arts is a comfortable, relaxed, and pleasant experience. In that respect, we want to share some information about our relaxation dentistry options.

Oct 23rd, 2013
Prices and Payment Options for Dental Implants

Dental implants have been growing rapidly in popularity as an effective way to replace damaged or missing teeth and restore a healthy and natural smile. If you’re a candidate for a dental implant, you may have questions about the cost, the role...

Sep 22nd, 2013
Choosing the Right Cosmetic Dentist

When you choose a cosmetic dentist, it is important to choose a qualified candidate. At University Dental Arts, we want Denver residents to make an educated choice when choosing a dentist.

Sep 16th, 2013
Costs and Payment Options for Porcelain Veneers

One of the most versatile and popular dental care treatments in recent years has been porcelain dental veneers. They’re an extremely popular option for achieving smile makeover results, but that are not an inexpensive treatment option.

Aug 9th, 2013
Dental Care Services for Families

As your child is growing, it’s important that he or she undergoes regular dental treatment. Those childhood years are crucial for overall growth and development.

Jul 4th, 2013
Dangers of Tooth Erosion

There are plenty of different dental problems that our team treats on a regular basis. Some of them our patients have a generally good understanding about, such as tooth decay and gum disease.

Mar 14th, 2013
Top Treatments for Cavities

One of the most common dental problems that people face is tooth decay, and yet there are many different misconceptions about what tooth decay is and what causes it to happen. The team at our Denver cosmetic dentistry center would like to take a moment...

Feb 28th, 2013
Root Canal Therapy

You have probably heard of root canal therapy before but may be unaware of what it actually involves. That’s not surprising given how many different misconceptions there are about the root canal.

Feb 14th, 2013
University Dental Arts Launches

University Dental Arts – a cosmetic and contemporary dentistry practice in Denver, Colorado – has launched an all-new website in conjunction with its new downtown office location.

Feb 13th, 2013
How to Care for Your Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain veneers are a wonderful way to create a beautiful, flawless smile. Though porcelain veneers are extremely durable, you will need to take care of them to make them last as long as possible.

Jan 14th, 2013
Effective Care for Periodontal Disease

Gum disease is an infection that affects the bones and tissues that support and surround the teeth. It is an incredibly common condition that affects many of our Denver cosmetic dentistry patients.

Dec 31st, 2012
Full Mouth Reconstruction Candidates

Many people in need of serious dental treatment are dealing with several different dental problems simultaneously. Restoring the dental health of such patients will require involved dental treatments.

Dec 30th, 2012
How to Choose a Dentist

If you are searching for a dentist, you may be feeling overwhelmed by the number of professionals practicing in your local area. In big cities such as Denver, prospective patients will find that there are dozens of dental practices in their immediate area.

Dec 27th, 2012
Finding an Affordable Cosmetic Dentist

If you are searching for an affordable cosmetic dentist in Denver, look no further than Dr. David Redford of University Dental Arts. Dr. Redford is committed to providing patients with high quality dental care at fair and reasonable prices.

Dec 26th, 2012
Natural Looking Restorations for Dental Implants

Dental implant restorations offer a permanent and secure solution in tooth replacement. Dental implant restorations have the power to not only improve the aesthetics of your smile, but also the function of your teeth.

Dec 20th, 2012
Is Instant Orthodontics Really Possible with Veneers?

If you’ve dreamed of having a beautifully straight smile, but don’t want to endure wearing metal braces, instant orthodontics with porcelain veneers may be just the solution you’ve been looking for!

Dec 13th, 2012
Implant-Supported vs Removable

Having a great smile means having teeth that look their absolute best. This is a difficult feat if you are missing multiple teeth, however.

Dec 12th, 2012
Metal vs Tooth-Colored Fillings

These days, filling a cavity doesn’t require the loss of a tooth or the removal of healthy enamel. Technological advances in dentistry and recent innovations in filling materials have made restoring the structural integrity of tooth easier and safer.

Nov 14th, 2012
Inlays and Onlays Treatment

Our mouth is an ideal environment in which bacteria can grow, so it is likely that we will experience some degree of tooth decay. The most common treatment for minor cases of tooth decay is a dental filling.

Oct 14th, 2012
Dental Bonding Uses

We all know the importance of maintaining good oral hygiene habits. Unfortunately, with the busy lives we lead, sometimes our dental habits may be less than perfect.

Sep 14th, 2012
Popular Smile Makeover Treatments

Dental imperfections, such as crooked or discolored teeth, often cause our dental patients to feel insecure about the appearance of their smiles. Denver cosmetic dentist David Redford believes that no patient should ever have to feel insecure...

Aug 13th, 2012