Use Your Benefits Before Year’s End

If you have a flexible spending account (FSA) or a health savings account (HSA), now is the best time to schedule dental care. Most FSA and HSA plans reset at the beginning of the year, taking with them any unused money. To avoid losing money that you have saved for health care expenses, it is … Continued

Causes of Tooth Wear

Our teeth are remarkably strong. Under ideal circumstances, brushing and flossing as recommended and visiting the dentist every six months for cleanings would be all that was required to maintain a strong and healthy smile. But we don’t live under ideal circumstances – and many people will face tooth wear despite their best efforts. One … Continued

Most Popular Cosmetic Dentistry Treatments in Denver

There are many cosmetic dentistry treatments that can be used alone or in combination to produce a straight, strong, bright, and attractive smile. But how can you tell which cosmetic treatment is right for you? The SlideShare below provides basic information on 7 of the most popular cosmetic dentistry treatments at our Cherry Creek office. The best … Continued

Will Tooth Whitening Work on Veneers?

Porcelain veneers are resistant to staining, but cannot be whitened once they have discolored. This makes taking care of your veneers absolutely essential for their continued beauty. Unlike natural tooth enamel that can be lightened with topical bleaches, veneers do not respond to tooth whitening treatments. However, you can reduce prematurely staining your restorations by: … Continued

Solutions for Chipped Teeth

Chipped teeth may not seem like a big deal, especially if they aren’t causing any pain. However, even a small chip in the enamel of your teeth can increase risks for tooth decay and infection. Tooth infection may produce symptoms including increased tooth sensitivity and persistent bad breath. An infected tooth may also allow bacteria … Continued

Are Porcelain Veneers Safe?

Porcelain veneers offer a remarkable solution for the treatment of cosmetic dental problems such as chipped or cracked teeth, gaps in between teeth, irregular tooth shapes and sizes, and severe staining. One of the most commonly performed cosmetic dentistry procedures, the placement of porcelain veneers requires minor tooth preparation – leading some to question their … Continued

Why Choose Porcelain Veneers?

Porcelain veneers are one of the most versatile and effective cosmetic dentistry treatments. At DeWitt Dental Associates, our Cherry Creek cosmetic dentists use porcelain veneers to treat a number of aesthetic imperfections including: Chipped or cracked enamel Uneven tooth sizes Irregular tooth shapes Gaps and spaces Crooked tooth presentation Severe tooth discoloration If you are struggling with … Continued

Are Porcelain Veneers Permanent?

Porcelain veneers are one of the most durable dental restorations available. Scratch and stain resistant, veneers are designed to last for years. Forever, though? Most likely not. The Cherry Creek cosmetic dentists at DeWitt Dental Associates use advanced porcelain veneers that can restore flawless beauty for years. However, even these veneers may not last for a lifetime. … Continued

7 Reasons to Get Dental Veneers This Summer

Thinking about finally getting dental veneers to rejuvenate your smile? Consider these 7 reasons to get dental veneers and then contact our experienced dentists to schedule a consultation to find out if they are the right option for you: Makes over your smile as soon as the veneers are placed – no waiting for results Smile with … Continued