Smiles First Blog
August 31, 2017
“Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.” The famous spiritual leader Thich Nhat Hanh said those words, and while his focus might be on religion, science backs up his words. Smiling makes your life better, and good oral health makes your smile better. A Colorado Springs dentist offers some tips to help you keep your smile in tip-top condition.
August 29, 2017
Whether you’ve just relocated your family for a new job or better opportunity, there are lots of things that you need to consider when making a new city home. Dental care should be one of the top priorities—after all, everyone needs a dental home as well. One task that you cannot let fall between the cracks is finding a great family dentist in Colorado Springs that has the experience and services that each of your loved one’s needs. Before you choose just any family dentist in your new city, consider what Aesthetic Dentistry by Design has to offer you.
June 30, 2017
If you’re missing one or more teeth, your smile just isn’t at its best. Dental implants in Colorado Springs are a highly effective replacement option — in fact, they are the best method of completing a smile that’s available today.
May 5, 2017
When was the last time you saw the dentist? If you honestly can’t remember, then perhaps the problem isn’t your memory but that you’re simply nervous about all things dental. Dr. Gasper and his staff at Aesthetic Dentistry by Design understand completely. That’s why we offer three different types of sedation dentistry in Colorado Springs. We can help you decide which one will best calm your nerves so you can have the dental care you need. Read on to learn more about nitrous oxide, oral conscious sedation and IV sedation.
April 25, 2017
It’s April, and that means it’s also time to ask: when was your last oral cancer screening? This month is Oral Cancer Awareness month, and your dentist in Colorado Springs would like to remind you that adult patients should have a screening along with their regular checkups and cleanings at least annually. So this month, schedule a visit with Dr. Kenneth Gasper. Doing so could save your life!
March 31, 2017
You need to choose a new dentist. You would like one who offers everything you need for your oral health and aesthetics. Which dentist in Colorado Springs should you choose? Here are some suggestions for finding your best match. You could well find him at Aesthetic Dentistry by Design.
February 16, 2017
Your teeth and gums impact your systemic health. The American Academy of Periodontology, a group of gum disease experts, states that people with advanced gum disease are twice as likely to have coronary artery disease as people with good oral health. Your dentist in Colorado Springs, Dr. Kenneth Gasper and Dr. James Orban, carefully examine gums for signs of gum disease and use modern treatments to heal them. Dr. Gasper and Dr. James explain how your gums and your heart health are connected.
January 21, 2017
There are two things you can count on when a dental emergency happens – it won’t be convenient and it will probably feel scary and maybe even overwhelming. The first thing to do is to remain calm and remember that when you have the right team on your side, everything will be all right. When you know what to do, your situation may not feel as stressful. Your dentist in Colorado Springs discusses how to handle a dental emergency.
December 23, 2016
Do you want a straighter, healthier smile, but can’t stand the idea of metal braces? You could become one of the many older teens and adults who enjoy the discreet appearance and simpler hygiene of Invisalign clear aligners. They’re a treatment of choice from Colorado Springs dentists, Dr. Ken Gasper and Dr. James Orban at Aesthetic Dentistry by Design.
November 1, 2016
If you have been living with a less than perfect smile, now is the perfect time to invest in your confidence with your cosmetic dentist in Colorado Springs. Your smile says a lot about you and how you feel about yourself. As you head into the holiday season, if you are not in love with your smile, it will show in your confidence. You may not enjoy holiday parties and get-togethers as much as you could due to lack of confidence. With the appearance of your smile directly impacting your social engagements, now if the perfect time to transform your smile with cosmetic dentistry.