Hygiene Blog Dry Mouth Do you ever feel like your mouth is dry? It is actually very common and also referred to as xerostomia. If you are taking any sort of medication, it is the number one side effect! Some other common causes of xerostomia include: · Smoking · Drinking alcohol · Chemotherapy/radiation treatment · … Read more »
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Changes at Corson Dentistry!
As we start the new year, we thought it’d be nice to update you with some changes you may see at our office for your next appointment. About a month ago, we expanded the office! We added three new rooms to accommodate our growing practice. We also added an improved digital x-ray machine that allows… Read more »
Why Your Hygienists Love Sonicare!
It has a two minute timer; most people brush their teeth less than 30 seconds. Sonicare’s sonic technology is patented which sets them apart from other “sonic” electric toothbrushes. It removes up to 4 times more plaque than a manual toothbrush! There are 31,000 brush strokes per minute. We love how Sonicare prevents stain on… Read more »
Five Things Holly and Abby Learned at CE
Five things Holly and Abby learned at their recent CE Course 1. The CDC estimates that over 50% of oral cancers have already spread by the time they are discovered. That’s why we always do a thorough oral cancer screening! 2. If your mouth isn’t healthy, you aren’t healthy. Bleeding gums are never okay. 3. … Read more »
Your First Dental Appointment
What to expect at your initial hygiene visit: ·Park in our complimentary private parking garage ·Meet Gina, our scheduling coordinator and Cayla, our office manager ·Surf the internet on our iPad or watch tv while you help yourself to a refreshment (coffee, tea, water, juice) and fill out paperwork ·Meet your hygienist Holly or Abby… Read more »
Have You Been Screened Recently For Oral Cancer?
With cases of oral cancer on the rise it is important to have regular oral cancer screenings by a dental health care provider. Some risk factors for oral cancer include: alcohol and tobacco use, Human papilloma virus (HPV), age, chronic irritation, and excessive sun exposure. If you notice any of the following symptoms you should… Read more »
How to Determine the Best Dentist In Denver For You
Q: Is education important to you? A: Dr. Corson has done over 2,000 hours of post graduate education. He is also a faculty member at two different dental schools. Q: Do we offer financing options? A: Here is a link to our blog on our financing options. We pride ourselves in helping patients be able to… Read more »
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