Orthodontic Options

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Lafayette Invisible Braces

Orthodontics is that branch of dentistry focused on aligning the upper and lower teeth into an ideal bite. There are various orthodontic options available at Boulder County Smiles in Lafayette CO. The American Association of Orthodontists recommends that children have an orthodontic examination by the age of seven. That’s too young for braces, but by…

Gum Health Affects Risk Of Type 2 Diabetes

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At Boulder County Smiles in Lafayette CO we are concerned not only with the your dental health, but also with how it influences your overall physical health and well-being. In this post we look at the connection between diabetes and dental health. Scientists have known for quite some time that people with diabetes have higher…

Is My Child Too Young For Braces?

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If you have noticed some of your child’s teeth are growing in crooked, you may be wondering when the time is right to see about orthodontics. At Boulder County Smiles in Lafayette CO we have a lot of experience with correcting bites, and can provide guidance. It’s a good idea for kids to have their…

Keeping Teen Smiles Healthy

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This message from Boulder County Smiles in Lafayette is for the parents of teenagers. As most know all too well, many young people make some make questionable health choices as they progress toward independence. We encourage parents to be vigilant about twice-yearly dental exams and cleanings for their teens. Adolescent Dental Health Risks The most…

How To Get The Whitest Teeth

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Some people’s teeth are whiter than others, but it’s safe to say that most of us want our teeth to be as white as possible! If you are one of those, then teeth whitening from Boulder County Smiles in Lafayette can help. In this blog post, we’ll share some tips on teeth whitening and what…

Our Team Takes Care of Your Child

Dental assistants are essential to the efficient operation of any dental practice, and Boulder County Smiles in Lafayette CO is no exception. In this article we’ll describe some of their roles, and in a small way pay tribute to these valued team members. In many ways, dental assistants are our right hands. They work closely…