Denture Talk: 5 Common Fears About Dentures And How To Handle Them

There are some pretty common fears concerning dentures that we hear at our dental clinic. These fears are a mix of mostly myth and a bit of truth, so to help you sort through them, our dentists wanted to address the 5 most common fears about dentures and debunk them for anyone considering dentures to correct their dental … [Read more...]

Denture Talk: The Real Cost Of Putting Off Dentures

Many people put off getting dentures long after they need them. It’s a course of action or, more aptly put, inaction that can take a toll on your health, both emotional and physical. When you decide to move forward to fix your missing teeth, a good dentist can fit you with dentures—either traditional or implanted—that … [Read more...]

Is There Ever A Bad Time To Brush Your Teeth?

Since most of us were children, we have been encouraged to brush our teeth, pretty much all the time. But our dentists here at Castle Rock Dental want to tell you that there are actually times where it is bad for you to brush your teeth. Times You Shouldn’t Brush Your Teeth In general, brushing your teeth helps … [Read more...]

The Role Healthy Gums Play In Your Mouth

Our teeth often garner the most attention, but the gums play a vital role as well. To help you understand why you should spend more time caring for your gums, our dentists at Castle Rock Dental have provided some insights. Why Your Gums Are Important Your gums are the foundation of your teeth. When the gums are … [Read more...]

Denture Talk: How To Whiten And Prevent Stains On Your Dentures

When you are fitted with a good set of dentures, whether complete or partial, it can be cause for celebration. You’ve gotten back your white, bright smile! So it’s all the more disheartening if, over time, your dentures become stained, yellowed and dull. Luckily, there are plenty of ways to prevent discolored dentures and … [Read more...]

What Is My Dentist Looking For In Dental X-Rays?

Since most people have been taking dental X-rays since they were children, they may not have questioned what their dentists are looking for with the exam. Here at Castle Rock Dental, our dentists utilize X-rays to provide you with the best quality dental care possible, as X-rays can help them identify a host of disguised … [Read more...]

Daily Denture Do’s and Don’ts

Dentures are a great option for replacing missing teeth. While the pearly whites in your new smile are artificial, you still need to engage in a regular maintenance routine to ensure your dentures last and you stay in good oral health. At Castle Rock Dental, we don’t just want you to start off happy with your dentures, … [Read more...]

How To Know You Are Getting The Best Preventative Dental Care

Finding the right dentist in Billings, MT for preventative dental care doesn’t have to be tough. If you look for a few things, you can feel reassured that your oral care is in good hands. Your Dentist Should Discuss Exam Results With You During a regular dental check-up, you will undergo a series of exams, such as … [Read more...]

What Are All-On-Four Dental Implants?

When many people think about dentures, the image that comes to mind is the removable dentures they saw their grandparents wear. However, thanks to modern dentistry innovations, our dentists at Castle Rock Dental can offer all-on-four-dental implants as a permanent denture solution, giving you a brand-new smile. … [Read more...]

Managing The Time Between Dental Implant Surgery And The Installation

Even when no bone grafting is required, having a dental implant placed by one of our dentists at Castle Rock Dental takes several months to be done properly. Dental Implants Are Installed In Stages Having a dental implant placed in stages is necessary to protect your oral health and ensure the implant heals correctly. … [Read more...]