How often should I take x rays?

Posted on August 15, 2014 How often should I take x rays? 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 don’t have the correct answer… Read more »

Hey Sports Fans!

Posted on August 15, 2014 Hey Sports Fans! With Fall right around the corner, ‘tis the time to start thinking about preparing for… no, not school! Fall Sports! More specifically, does your child or teen have the proper gear for those contact sports: football, volleyball, basketball, lacrosse and the worst, trampoline horse play? Yep, anytime… Read more »

Facial Esthetics and Teeth

Posted on August 15, 2014 Facial Esthetics and Teeth Every so often I get a question about gum height or tooth size from my patients. What they are actually asking is a question about esthetics, the balance and harmony of a smile. What makes up a nice smile is a number of components; when they… Read more »

Dentistry and Autism Spectrum

Posted on August 15, 2014 Dentistry and Autism Spectrum In my pediatric dental practice I like to say we treat children. And I like to pause at the end of that sentence. No qualifiers. My father, the junior high teacher of thirty years, said it a little different; “they are all good kids, only the… Read more »

Why choose a Pediatric dentist instead of a General Dentist for my child?

Posted on August 15, 2014 Why choose a Pediatric dentist instead of a General Dentist for my child? Pediatric Dentistry is recognized as a dental specialty that focuses on the care and treatment of children and adolescents from age 0 to 21 years and special needs patients. Pediatric dentistry is not simply adult dentistry for… Read more »

Dental Materials We Offer

Posted on August 15, 2014 Our business is helping children. If that were a short term goal we would help them to ice cream! What we mean to say is our team here for the long run to establish a relationship with your child they can learn from and carry with them to better enable… Read more »

Dental Fluoride 101 for Parents

Posted on August 15, 2014 Dental Fluoride 101 for Parents Introduction: Dental products containing Fluoride have been around for so long that they are seldom questioned by health professionals. Over 35,000 articles have been published on various modalities and effects of Fluoride, making fluoride well studied but often boring. It works; let’s move on is… Read more »

Dental Emergencies

Posted on August 15, 2014 Dental Emergencies Hi, my name is Greg Evans, I am a (board certified) pediatric dentist practicing in Fort Collins Colorado. Dental emergencies are always inconvenient and always upsetting to everyone. To answer your question here on some quick tips to first aid for dental problems: 1) Stop the bleeding. Using… Read more »

Pediatric Dentisty’s Threat from BPA?

Posted on August 15, 2014 Pediatric Dentisty’s Threat from BPA? Splashing over the news lately is the latest health scare. In Fort Collins, I have received many calls from parents and health professionals alike asking me to comment on BPA in dental materials and their threat to children’s health. First let me give you a… Read more »

What is Behind Your Smile?

Posted on August 15, 2014 What is Behind Your Smile? Every successful person has a white smile with nice teeth. Just imagine Natalie Portman or Kid Rock or President Obama without a smile. The smile shows your confidence, your ability to take care of yourself, and that others can trust you. But beyond the smile… Read more »