Is a Dental Bridge a Viable Option for Your Smile?

Today we would like to take a look at the benefits of dental bridges as a viable option for our patients in Littleton, Colorado who currently have gaps in their smiles due to missing teeth. Certainly, if you have lost a tooth or multiple teeth due to injury, decay, or... Read more »

What Is the Best Way to Have Whiter Teeth?

Do you have discolored or stained teeth? Are you interested in teeth whitening treatments? You are far from alone. The sum average Americans spend on teeth whitening products a year is estimated at $1.6 billion a year, and this is before we factor in professional whitening products! Of course, a... Read more »

Poor Oral Hygiene Increases Your Chances of Suffering a Cavity

The American Dental Association recommends brushing your teeth twice each day and flossing each evening. This helps remove food residue and bacterial plaque from your mouth as an important first step to maintaining good oral health. If you struggle to maintain these habits or if you are reticent to attend... Read more »

There Are Different Dental Solutions for a Smile in Need of Cosmetic Enhancement

Along with good eye contact and body language, your smile is one of the first things that people notice about you. If your smile has been afflicted with one or more visual imperfections, it might leave you wanting to explore your cosmetic dental treatments at Dakota Ridge Dental. The specific... Read more »

X-Rays: Their Dental Benefits

A routine part of your annual 6-month visit to see Dr. Stephanie S. Karlin & Justin S. Petracek at Dakota Ridge Dental in Littleton, Colorado, is getting an X-ray of your teeth. It's pretty obvious that using an X-ray is a great way to help your dentist find cavities, but... Read more »

Got Dentures? Learn About Denture Cleaners Here

Did you know it’s important to clean your dentures each and every day? Well, it’s true! In fact, it is important because it will keep your appliance in tip-top shape for many years to come. To help you clean your dentures, our Dakota Ridge Dental dental team encourages you to... Read more »

How BOTOX® Can Improve Your Appearance

At Dakota Ridge Dental, our dentists, Dr. Karlin and Dr. Petracek are pleased to offer BOTOX® cosmetic treatment for our patients in Littleton, Colorado, who are looking for self-improvement changes for a new and exciting year ahead. If you are needing a boost to your self-image, BOTOX can help you regain a more... Read more »

Helpful Information for Treating a Tongue Injury

Accidentally biting your tongue while enjoying a snack or eating a meal rarely a causes significant trauma. However, there are other times when a blow to the face or other oral accident can seriously injure your tongue. In these situations, your dentist, Dr. Stephanie S. Karlin & Justin S. Petracek,... Read more »

How Can I Prevent Toothaches?

Many people wish they could prevent toothaches. Are you one of those people? If so, our Dakota Ridge Dental team has some helpful tips to make that wish come true! Toothaches is Littleton, Colorado, are inconvenient and painful. So, to help you avoid toothaches on a regular basis, Dr. Stephanie... Read more »

Tongue Scrapers: What You Should Know

Did you know that your tongue has over a thousand taste buds on it? Have you ever heard that your tongue is actually the strongest muscle in your body? Your tongue plays an important role in helping you breathe, eat, and even speak. Caring for your tongue well will help... Read more »