Dispelling Common Myths About Dental Implants

There is plenty of misinformation that gets circulate about dental implants. From saying they are obvious to being too hard to care for, these myths are passed around and may stop you from choosing to have a dental implant placed when it is actually the best choice for you. Learn the truth behind the most common myths … [Read more...]

What Are Dental Sealants And Are They Worth It?

Here at Castle Rock Dental, our dentists provide a variety of services, from the standard dental cleanings to dentures implantation. But a dental service which can really help that you may not have heard much about is dental sealants. What Are Dental Sealants Dental sealants are simply a thin coating of plastic … [Read more...]

7 Best Tips To Clean And Store Dentures

Taking care of your dentures may not be as intuitive a process as you might think. As dentures are an investment in your overall oral health and confidence, it is important that you know how to care for your dentures. To help you properly care for your dentures, our dentists at Castle Rock Dental have seven of the best … [Read more...]

Denture Talk: How Dentures Used To Be Made And How They’re Made Today

The modern denture has come a long way since humankind first started trying to replace missing teeth. Where we now use materials such as porcelain and acrylic resins, dentures used to be made with far different materials, ranging from wood to animal teeth! While you won’t find animal teeth dentures at Castle Rock Dental, … [Read more...]

Kid Care: What You Should Be Doing For Your Baby’s First Set Of Teeth

Some people have the idea that because primary teeth are eventually replaced, those teeth can go through a bit more neglect than permanent teeth. However, to set your child up for success, our dentists at Castle Rock Dental are here to tell you just how you can best take care of your baby’s first set of teeth. Oral Care … [Read more...]

Denture Talk: You’re Never Too Young For Dentures

There is often a stigma surrounding dentures, as some people believe that dentures are only for the elderly. However, if you are someone who thinks seniors are the only ones with dentures, you may be surprised how people of all ages have dentures.   Your Smile Affects All Aspects Of Your Life Dental issues can strike at … [Read more...]

5 Benefits Of Taking Dental X-rays

Many of us are simply accustomed to having dental X-rays and not really thinking about what the X-rays are used for by our Billings, dentists. But having a dental X-rays has many benefits, which is why we always recommend you come in for your biannual cleaning so you can have regular X-rays. 1. Allows Dentists To Check For … [Read more...]

What Your Dentist Can Do for Your Dry Mouth

It’s an uncomfortable feeling when your mouth is dry. When the problem persists, though, it’s more than an annoyance. It’s a medical condition. Chronic dry mouth, also called xerostomia, can make it hard to chew, eat or even talk. It can also lead to significant oral health problems. If you’re plagued by dry mouth, it’s … [Read more...]

Denture Talk: How to Avoid Bad Breath With Dentures

Most people at one point or another is paranoid that their breath smells bad. Unfortunately, according to our dentists at Castle Rock Dental, those who have dentures can be even more prone to having bad breath as food particles become trapped. But you don’t have to just resign yourself to bad breath. To help you avoid … [Read more...]

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...]