Thumb Sucking & Tongue Thrusting

Thumb and finger sucking habits are a perfectly natural way for babies and toddlers to soothe themselves. However, as a child grows there comes a point when this comforting habit can cause more harm than good. While it is completely natural for children to engage in thumb […]

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Sleep Apnea

Most people don’t associate teeth with Attention Deficit Disorder (ADHD). However, a 2012 study revealed that many children who are diagnosed with ADHD don’t really have the condition. Rather, their behavioral problems are actually due to sleep-related breathing disorders (SRBD), such as sleep apnea. The study, published […]

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Pregnancy & Your Child’s Developing Teeth

At North Washington Dental, it’s our mission to offer efficient and effective family dentistry and dental services to all our patients in and around Thornton, CO. This compassionate dental care doesn’t just begin in childhood; it begins even before birth! Many people don’t realize that even though […]

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All About Toothpaste

Toothpaste: it’s something most people use every day, but rarely give much thought to—except, perhaps, when choosing from the brands that line the drugstore shelf. When facing that daunting shelf and presented with the dozens of products boasting different benefits (“whiter teeth,” “fresher breath,” “prevent gum disease,” […]

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What is Gum Disease?

Periodontal disease—more commonly known as gum disease—ranges from simple gum inflammation to serious disease symptoms that result in major damage to the soft tissue and bone that support your teeth. People usually don’t show signs of gum disease until they are in their 30s or 40s. Men […]

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Tooth Sensitivity

Every person wants a beautiful smile, but dental care goes beyond helping teeth look good. At North Washington Dental, we’re proud to provide expert, exceptional dental treatments to patients of all ages near the Thornton, CO area. We believe everyone deserves a smile they feel proud of, […]

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Dry Mouth

Everybody gets dry mouth now and then. Sometimes temporary mouth dryness can be brought on by dehydration, stress, or a normal reduction in saliva flow at night. However, if your dry mouth persists long past the norm, you may have a chronic condition known as xerostomia. What […]

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Tooth Decay Prevention

At North Washington Dental, we work hard to provide high-quality dental care to families. Our experienced family dentists and their highly-trained staff want to make every patient feel at home in our Thornton, CO office. Our mission is to help people develop beautiful, healthy smiles—and that means […]

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Early Dental Care

Just because your child won’t keep his or her first set of teeth forever, doesn’t mean those tiny pearly whites don’t need conscientious care. Primary teeth (baby teeth) serve some extremely important functions. As your local Thornton family dentists, we believe maintaining your child’s dental health from […]

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North Washington Dental Blog

On behalf of the dentists and dental staff of North Washington Dental, we would like to welcome you to our practice’s official dentistry blog! From general dentistry topics like oral hygiene and tooth decay prevention to cosmetic and restorative dentistry topics such as teeth whitening and dental […]

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