A Heartfelt Thank You from Pathways Hospice

We just got a heartfelt thank you letter from Pathways Hospice for partnering with them for Camp Braveheart. They had a nice camp for their kids this year who have suffered a loss. Combined with our trip and donations to Guatemala, we are up to $31,000 in donations and charity... Read more »

Guatemala Lessons

Last month my daughter, Grace who is 17, and I did a dental charity trip to Guatemala with Global Dental Relief. GDR is a homegrown charity out of Denver that arranges for dental groups to set up mobile clinics in Mexico, Nepal, Cambodia, and of course Guatemala. They take care... Read more »

Wisdom Teeth

Well, my daughter Grace got her wisdom teeth out last week. I thought I would share my experience as a father rather than a dentist this time. You need an evaluation by an Oral Surgeon to determine the best time to remove wisdom teeth. The fact is, most all wisdom... Read more »

Dental Debt Can Affect Treatment Decisions

After speaking to the CSU Pre-Dental Club in Fort Collins on pediatric dentistry, I began mentoring pre-dental students through Big Grins. It’s great fun because those students are so eager to learn. One thing I learned is the staggering debt these students accumulate! Dental school now ranges in cost from... Read more »

The Ultimate Guide to Preventive Resins (AKA Sealants)

Preventive Resin Restoration (PRR) is a term used to describe a composite filling material placed into the deep groove on the top side of a tooth to prevent cavities from forming in the groove. Preventive Resin Resotrations are often referred to as Sealants but differ in two significant ways. The... Read more »

When do I take my kid to the Dentist?

Posted on August 15, 2014 When do I take my kid to the Dentist? Since 2003 both the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry have recommended a child see a dentist by the age of one. Wow, that seems early, or does it? The average... Read more »

How early should a kid get braces?

Posted on August 15, 2014 What every parent should be asking: How early should a kid get braces? Hi, my name is Greg Evans, I am a (board certified) pediatric dentist practicing in Fort Collins Colorado. The question you asked is a very good one and one every parent and... Read more »

What’s In A Toothpaste?

Posted on August 15, 2014 What’s in a Toothpaste? We have to remember in selecting a toothpaste that the marketing and selling of toothpaste in a billion dollar industry and is heavily influenced by advertisement. We have also seen a recent trend in that new toothpastes are not bothering any... Read more »

What Can I Do About Teething Pain?

Posted on August 15, 2014 What can I do about Teething pain? Hi, my name is Greg Evans, I am a (board certified) pediatric dentist practicing in Fort Collins Colorado. The question you asked is a very good one and one I answer frequently. Surprisingly, many professionals dental and medical... Read more »

Ulcers, Cold Sores and Bumps

Posted on August 15, 2014 Ulcers, Cold Sores, and Bumps Oral pathology was a subject I loved in dental school, so abstract, so much to remember. I don’t like it so much now; now it happens to real people. For my patient population, I can thankfully say that almost everything... Read more »