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Early Diagnosis Is So Important

The treatment plan is at the heart of every dental evaluation.  The goal is to assess the overall oral health of the patient, pinpoint any issues and design a schedule for tending to each one in order of urgency.  Digital imagery has been a great help in explaining the plan so that the patient can

What Foods Can Remove Plaque?

Most of us know that certain foods, like those high in sugar, can be damaging to your oral health. However, there are many foods that can help clean teeth and even remove plaque! Read our blog post for information on foods that can remove plaque from teeth.

The History of the Dental Hygienist

Read our blog post to learn about the first dental hygienist, Irene Newman. This strong woman paved the way for major advancements in preventive dental care and oral hygiene. Contact us to get your teeth cleaned by one of our modern-day dental hygienists!

4 Reasons Why Dental Health Care is Critical for Seniors

Dental hygiene and habits—brushing and flossing daily, and visiting our dentist for a checkup every six months—are always important, not only for our oral health but for our overall health. However, they can sometimes fall by the wayside as we age. It’s important to remember that getting out of these habits can be detrimental to

Veneers by Espire Dental | Milena

My name is Milena, and I’m a patient at Levin Family Dental. My experience working with the entire LFD team was awesome. You’re always greeted by someone with a smile on their face, and they, you know, make you feel really comfortable and at home. And you really get to know all of their staff

Dentist in Colorado Springs Explains Oral Cancer Risks

Some patients think they might just have a canker sore, never thinking that same spot could be oral cancer. You don’t smoke. You don’t have any history of cancer within your family or any known risk factors. When you felt a sore spot on your tongue, you thought it was just caused by an old crown rubbing
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5 Benefits of CEREC Same Day Crowns

CEREC stands for chairside economical restoration of esthetic ceramics, but what it means for patients is a flawlessly repaired smile in just one appointment. If you have a damaged or decayed tooth, you can save time with CEREC one-visit dental crowns from a skilled dentist. These high quality restorations recreate the lost natural dental structures and leave

I Brush & Floss Regularly, So Are Dental Cleanings Necessary?

You follow your dentist’s instructions to brush your teeth for two minutes twice a day and floss every day. So, do you really need to visit the dentist every six months for a teeth cleaning? Surely the hygienist is just doing what you’re already doing, right? Not quite. While you may keep up with your

How Pregnancy Affects Your Oral Health

PREGNANCY AFFECTS NEARLY every aspect of your life–your lifestyle, your diet, your health, and much more! Your mouth is no exception to the changes your body may experience during pregnancy. During this special time, you’ll need to pay particular attention to your oral health for both your sake and your growing baby’s.  Our practice has a