Periodontics

If you’ve ever had any issues with your oral health that affected your gums, or other supporting structures in your teeth, then you’ve likely undergone some form of periodontic treatment. If not, then that means you’re doing well with your oral health. However, it’s important to know about periodontics. Knowing more about this branch of dentistry can help you out... read more »

Dental Detective: What Exactly is in Toothpaste?

There are many toothpaste brands and types on the market today, some of which make claims to reduce sensitivity, remove tartar, decrease gum inflammation, and whiten teeth. But, what exactly is in toothpaste that makes it clean our teeth? -Abrasives are used to scrub off stains. For this you need a substance with a slight graininess. Early application of this... read more »

What to Know About Dentures

When you need teeth replaced, you’re likely going to start doing some homework to see what your options are. Everyone here at Thomas E Ouellette, DDS, PC in Denver, Colorado, highly recommends that all patients do their own homework. The more you know about your options, the better choice you’ll be able to make. One of the more popular options... read more »

Healthy Teeth Need Healthy Food

Did you know, healthy teeth need healthy foods? Having a healthy diet can improve the health of your teeth. Many people know and understand healthy foods are great for the body but have yet to realize that some foods can improve your oral health, too. Our dentist, Dr. Thomas Ouellette in Denver, Colorado, cares about your oral health and is... read more »

Successful Autumn Smiles Feature Oral Hygiene Treatments

Although many individuals often think that brushing and flossing your teeth is enough to ensure a fabulous smile, there's actually much more to it than that. There is a wide array of treatments and techniques that a person can employ to maximize the benefits of their oral health care routine. Knowing your complete dental history is important to ensure you... read more »

Harness the Power of Dental Veneers

Are you seeking a flawless smile? Harness the power of dental veneers. Here at Thomas E Ouellette, DDS, PC in Denver, Colorado, we offer dental veneers as a pathway to a gorgeous smile. And what are dental veneers, exactly? They are very thin, custom-made covers which are bonded to the fronts of each individual tooth. Their power is that they... read more »

The Information and Details Behind Baby Teeth Grinding

Do you cringe when you hear the grating and popping sound your child makes when they grind their teeth? If so, you’re not alone. That’s not the most pleasant sound, and many parents experience this because about 30 percent of children tend to grind their teeth at a young age. To help you ease your mind when it comes to... read more »

Gum Disease: Risks & Indications

Gum disease attacks the gums and tissues that surround and support the teeth. This infection is a major cause of tooth loss in adults. Gum disease is caused by plaque, the sticky bacteria that form on the teeth. Gum disease is usually painless, so you may not know that you have it. However, there are some warning signs of this... read more »

Dental Fillings: All You Need to Know About Composite and Amalgam Restorations

Dental cavities are inconvenient and troublesome, especially because they can result in root canal therapy or tooth extraction if they’re not treated in a timely manner. This is why Dr. Thomas Ouellette and our dental team strongly encourage you to visit Thomas E Ouellette, DDS, PC as soon as you detect a cavity in your smile. Fortunately, your dentist can... read more »