5 Ways To Floss Daily In Lafayette

Categories: general dentistry
5 Ways To Floss Daily From Your Lafayette, CO Dentist

Hello Boulder! If you want to floss regularly but are too tired at night, this post is for you. In our Gordon West DDS, Cosmetic & General Dentistry blog, we want to give you a few ideas for unique times to floss and keep your teeth and gums healthy. 1. If you’re an early riser,…

Boulder Dental Patients Want A Choice In Dental Fillings

Categories: cosmetic dentistry
Boulder Dental Patients Want A Choice In Dental Fillings

With all the talk in Boulder of multi-procedure smile makeovers involving veneers, porcelain crowns, bridges, teeth whitening, dental implants, and invisible braces, sometimes the traditional dental filling is overlooked. If a cavity progresses no further than a filling, Colorado cosmetic dental patients can avoid more extensive and invasive treatments. Today, let’s talk about dental fillings.…

Embarrassed By Your Teeth In Lafayette?

Cosmetic Dentistry Lafayette, CO

What is a beautiful smile worth?  Men and women who have received a smile makeover at Gordon West DDS, Cosmetic & General Dentistry in Lafayette, CO say it was worth every penny. Your smile is a part of you that you share with your family, friends, and colleagues every day. An attractive smile creates confidence.…

Does My Boulder Dentist Care About My Diet?

Categories: Dental Health
Longmont Preventive Dentistry

When people in the Boulder area think of diet and oral health, they probably think about the damage sweet drinks can cause to teeth. While it’s true that these sugars cause increased acidity in the mouth and lead to tooth decay, soda and sugary-fruit drinks are only part of the issue. The typical American diet…

What is a Canted Midline?

Categories: cosmetic dentistry
Boulder Cosmetic Dentists

Dr. Gordon West considers many factors when designing a smile for a Boulder smile makeover client. One of the smile design elements involved is the facial midline. The facial midline can be determined by drawing an imaginary line from the center of the eyebrows to the center of the two peaks in the top lip…