Welcome to Fox Point Dental
We're your most trusted general dentistry service provider in Lakewood, Colorado. Now more than ever, people are visiting the dentist more frequently than they are the doctor. Because of that, dentists are at the forefront of identifying and diagnosing diseases. We play a huge role in preventing infections, keeping an eye out for major health issues and providing tips for maintaining good oral health. Your oral health is tied directly to your overall health (learn more about your oral microbiome here), so any attention you provide to your mouth, teeth, and airway is beneficial to your whole body.
Below is a brief outlook of our general dentistry services that we provide to encourage better health. Browse through our resources and articles to learn more about the general dental care we provide.
Normally recommended every six months, this general dentistry service reinforces the home-care oral health regimen of brushing and flossing and gives our team an opportunity to locate areas in the mouth that may need special attention. For additional reading about dental cleanings and general dentistry services, see the following resources:
Low radiation option to look for areas of decay or pre-decay in between your teeth. For additional information about digital cavity detecting radiology, read the following articles:
Naturally occurring fluoride can be used to strengthen tooth enamel and prevent weakened areas from turning to cavities. Sometimes it can even reverse cavities! For more information about fluoride strengthening treatments, see the following resources:
Periodontal disease is bad for your entire health! Treating it every three to four months can help with chronic health issues. For additional reading on periodontal treatments and our general dentistry services, read the following resource:
Protective tooth colored layer over deep grooves can help to prevent cavities when teeth first erupt in the mouth by sealing out plaque and bacteria. For more information about dental sealants, read the following resource:
A tongue-tie can impact feeding, speaking, sleeping, chronic pain, and a whole host of other issues! For additional information about tongue-tie procedures, see the following resources:
Inside our mouth is a unique community of microbes (bacteria, fungi, and viruses) – called our oral microbiome. Our mouth relies on it to remain balanced so that we can stay healthy. When our microbiome becomes unbalanced, it can wreak havoc on our overall health. Learn more about your oral microbiome and its fascinating connection to your overall health here:
Frequently Asked Questions
General dentistry is the evaluation, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases and conditions of the body’s oral and maxillofacial region (ADA, American Dental Association). Rather than specializing in one area, general dentists offer restorative dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, dental exams and teeth cleanings, cavity fillings, pediatric dentistry, and more.
General dentistry services are available for individuals of all ages - from infants to adults. Whether preventative, restorative, or emergency dental, we provide care for all types of dental issues.
The cost of general dentistry services greatly depends on the complexity of the dental issue, oral health history, and more. For an accurate quote, schedule an appointment and we’ll provide a cost for your unique situation.
You can provide great care for your teeth through regular preventative check ups and cleaning, and by addressing common dental issues. By giving care to your teeth now, you’ll ensure your teeth's longevity and better overall health for years to come.
To schedule an appointment, simply fill out this form here and we’ll be in touch regarding getting you into our office. Questions or prefer to do it the old-fashioned way? Feel free to give us a call at 303.732.8909.
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Dental cleanings (prophylaxis)
Normally recommended every six months, This professional service reinforces the home-care oral health regimen of brushing and flossing and gives our team an opportunity to locate areas in the mouth that may need special attention.
Oral cancer screening
We look for signs of cancer or precancerous conditions in your mouth. The goal of oral cancer screening is to identify mouth cancer early, when there is a greater chance for a cure.
Digital cavity detecting radiology
Low radiation option to look for areas of decay or pre-decay in between your teeth.
Tooth colored, mercury-free material is used to repair areas where tooth decay or wear have caused cavities.
Fluoride strengthening treatments
Naturally occuring fluoride can be used to strengthen tooth enamel and prevent weakened areas from turning to cavities. Sometimes it can even reverse cavities!
Periodontal disease is bad for your entire health! Treating it every three to four months can help with chronic health issues.
Protective tooth colored layer over deep grooves can help to prevent cavities when teeth first erupt in the mouth by sealing out plaque and bacteria.
Gentle removal of a tooth that cannot be samed, a tooth extraction can get you out of pain or prevent infection.
A tongue-tie can impact feeding, speaking, sleeping, chronic pain, and a whole host of other issues!