Why Dental Sealants Can Prevent Cavities in Adults

You may already know that applying dental sealants to children’s teeth help prevent cavities, but did you know that sealants can also help adult’s teeth, as well? Read today’s blog on why sealants can benefit patients of all ages. First, the material used in dental sealants is a plastic that is applied to the tooth’s… Read more »

Hum to Clean Your Gums

Do you find it difficult to brush for the two minutes recommended by most dentists? Brushing for those full two minutes can do a whole lot of good to help you clean your teeth and shield your oral cavity from dangers like cavities and periodontal disease, so it’s imperative to do. To help you, here… Read more »

Tobacco Use Can Significantly Contribute to the Development of Dental Stains

Dental stains that appear on your front teeth can certainly impact your self-image. At the same time, a significantly stained smile with unsightly shades of yellow, brown, or gray can rarely be resolved by retail strength tooth whitening products. While their graphics and marketing claims might be tempting, these whitening products will likely prove insufficient… Read more »

Why Brushing is Vital for a Top-Notch Oral Health

If you want a strong and successful oral health, then you need to brush your teeth twice each day with a soft-bristled toothbrush and fluoride toothpaste. You also need to use oral hygiene tools that have been approved by the American Dental Association and use the proper brushing technique. To tell you why brushing is… Read more »

Are You Using the Right Toothbrush and Toothpaste for Your Smile Needs?

You already know that brushing your teeth at least twice a day for two minutes is indispensable to a healthy smile. But are you cleaning your teeth properly? The toothbrush and toothpaste you use can make your job more effective. Today, our Nicholas A. Jamison II DDS team in Greeley, Colorado, want to review some… Read more »

What Kinds of Mouth Guards Are There?

Donning a mouth guard can be an awesome deterrent to dental harm and late-night visits to the dentist’s office, but to be most effective, dental mouth guards need to be synced exactly to the task you’ll be wearing them for. All oral mouth guards that you can purchase from our practice are comfortable and quality… Read more »

How to Conquer Dental Anxiety

Are you afraid of going to the dentist? You’re not alone. Thousands of people suffer from some kind of dental anxiety. Unfortunately, sometimes this anxiety can prevent you from getting the kind of oral health care that you might need the most. That’s why our dental team here would like to give you some basic… Read more »

How to Take Care of Your Smile

There are many things you can do to take care of your smile at home. Here some basics to remember. First, your dental care starts with good dental hygiene. Brush your teeth twice a day, for two minutes each time. Use a soft-bristled toothbrush and gentle pressure to produce short, tooth-wide strokes that gently remove… Read more »

A Chipped Tooth Is Increasingly Susceptible to Suffering a Cavity

Chipped tooth enamel and dental fractures can vary in severity. Even a small chip that doesn’t cause immediate distress, or sensitivity, you should still have it examined and repaired by Dr. Nicholas A. Jamison II. The longer you wait the more likely the tooth is to attract bacterial deposits that could cause a severe cavity… Read more »

If You Don’t Have Ready Access to Municipal Water, Your Dentist Might Prescribe Fluoride Supplements

Fluoride has long been known for its ability to strengthen tooth enamel. Exposing your teeth to trace amounts of fluoride on a daily basis helps fortify your tooth enamel to help prevent cavities. To aid in this effort many municipal water sources include a small amount of fluoride. If you live in a rural location,… Read more »