How often do you floss? For years, dentists have been advising patients to floss once a day, but according to one study by the CDC, about 37% of adults over age 30 floss less than daily, and about 32% never floss at all. You may not think it’s a problem as long as you continue brushing, but consider this: by not flossing, you could be at higher risk for painful gum disease. Your family dentist in Frisco, CO can advise you on how taking the time to floss can help protect your gums—and your health.
Ten Mile Dental Blog
April 22, 2019
You may have heard about oral cancer in passing, but never bothered to investigate it. In 2017 alone, it was estimated that 53,000 Americans would be diagnosed, and about 11,000 would die from the disease. Every time you go to your family dentist in Frisco, CO for your routine checkup and cleaning, you’re getting an oral cancer screening in an attempt to spot signs and symptoms early and increase your chance of survival. The disease can manifest itself in multiple ways, so this Oral Cancer Awareness Month, take the time to continue reading to educate yourself on how oral cancer screenings could benefit you. (more…)
January 5, 2019
If you’re missing a tooth or two, you may feel embarrassed to show your smile. After all, it’s one of the first things people notice about you. But what can you do about it? You can replace your missing teeth using one of the advanced options available. Not only is tooth replacement good for your oral health and your appearance, but it will also restore your ability to chew and speak like you used to. It’s worth the time, effort, and money to replace your missing teeth and give you your smile back. (more…)
November 16, 2018
Con you believe it? It seems like yesterday that you were ringing in the New Year, and in the blink of an eye, you’re once again preparing for another fun-filled holiday season. That means there will be tons of delicious treats just waiting on you to indulge. Your family dentist in Frisco reminds you, though, to be mindful of your oral health. Is that possible? Continue reading to discover how to protect your mouth, teeth and gums while still enjoying the season’s delights!
August 28, 2018
It’s that time of the year again. Your kids have run and played all summer, and now it’s time to head back to school. As a parent, you’re busy buying clothes and supplies so that your children are ready for the upcoming year. Your family dentist in Frisco reminds you, though, that just as important as getting things in order to start the year is the oral hygiene of your children. Read on to learn some easy tips to keep them on track.
February 7, 2018
Whether you’re trying to cover stains commonly caused by aging or you’re in a career that relies heavily on your appearance, your smile shouldn’t get in the way of having the look you want. Luckily, porcelain veneers in Frisco have multiple applications.
Furthermore, if you believe your teeth are too small and you’d like a fuller, brighter smile without the use of teeth whitening agents, you’ll be shocked at just how natural your new smile can look. Don’t feel guilty, nearly a third of American adults aren’t satisfied with their smile, but why should you have to stay in that group?
January 8, 2018
If you’ve watched the Oscars or Golden Globe on tv, you’ll quickly notice how perfect the stars on the red-carpet look. They have the best designers and stylists at their disposal, so it isn’t too surprising they look their best. When it comes to their smile, this is no exception.
However, did you know that many celebrities use veneers to give them that perfect smile? You can get it too thanks to porcelain veneers in Frisco. Check out how many celebrities have veneers and what the process of getting veneers entails.
October 31, 2017
Can you believe the holidays are right around the corner? It’s many people’s favorite time of year for many reasons. Dinner parties, sweet treats, and the infamous holiday popcorn tins sold at just about any grocery store are just a few things that make a great holiday season.
With so many activities that require you to use your teeth, it’s important to stay prepared for dental emergencies at all times. If your tooth cracked on a popcorn kernel, would you know what to do? Your emergency dentist in Frisco is here to help you.
September 6, 2017
Thanks to the great changes that have been made in modern dentistry, your dentist can replace missing teeth with the next best thing to your natural teeth: dental implants.
Believe it or not, dental implants actually look and feel like your permanent teeth. You may still have some questions about dental implants in Frisco and your dentist is here to help you through the process.
June 30, 2017
In addition to a home oral hygiene routine, you need a great dentist by your family’s side. However, finding the perfect one to provide the services that are needed through all stages of life can be a challenge. While there are many excellent options in the area, many choose to travel to Frisco to see Dr. Brett Amedro at Ten Mile Dental. Dr. Amedro is a trusted dentist serving Breckenridge families with high-quality, compassionate dentistry. Great service is just a short distance away and well worth the trip to benefit from a dental team that is fully committed to you.