755 Heritage Rd STE 120, Golden, CO 80401
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The importance of general and preventative dentistry

At Dentistry at Golden Ridge in Golden, Colorado, we believe that good dental care is more than just healthy teeth and gums. Our general and preventative dentistry treatments will help you achieve excellent oral health, keeping your smile bright and beautiful for years to come!

Our family-friendly office offers a wide range of general and preventative dental treatments that are tailored to meet the needs of each member of your household. Whether you’re looking to protect your little ones against cavities or need a routine cleaning yourself, we can keep you smiling confidently with the following:

  • Comprehensive checkups and dental cleanings. We recommend that everyone visits us twice a year for a dental exam, cleaning, and X-rays. Visit us every four months if you’re a cigarette smoker, have diabetes, or have been diagnosed with any other medical issue that may affect your dental health
  • Fluoride treatment. We can reduce your risk of cavities with this simple, in-office procedure performed for both children and adults as an oral health care service
  • Dental sealants. Protect your smile with dental sealants, which provide an extra layer of strength and protection against tooth decay
  • Mouthguards and athletic mouthguards. Prevent injuries to teeth and soft tissues when playing contact sports like football, hockey, basketball, etc., by wearing one of our customized athletic mouthguards. We also offer custom night guards to protect teeth from damaging biting force that is common while we sleep.

Request an appointment with Dr. Jamie Richard and her team today!

At Dentistry at Golden Ridge, we understand that our patients are busy people with lots going on in their daily lives. That is why we do our absolute best to make your visit as quick and convenient as possible! With our wide range of services provided under one roof for everyone in the family, it is easy to get the care you require to achieve and maintain healthy smiles in your household!

If you live in the community of Golden, CO, or the surrounding cities, we welcome you to book a new patient visit with our practice by calling (303) 951-8515.

General Dentistry

Fact or myth? Expensive toothpastes are always better than cheaper ones. Myth. Different toothpastes are better for different teeth in situations. Sometimes moderately priced toothpaste can be more effective. Ask the dentist about what might be best for your teeth. And always look for the ADA seal of approval. Fact or myth? If a tooth is white, it must be healthy. Myth. Under the surface there may be cavities, problems with the root or other abnormalities. Fact or Myth? Teeth whitening is harmful because it damages enamel. Myth. There are many modern teeth whitening processes that have minimal harmful effects. Teeth whitening isn’t for every mouth or person though. Consult the dentist before you proceed with whitening treatments. Fact or myth? Dentists should be feared. Myth. With today’s advancements in technology and safety practices there is nothing to worry about. Procedures are as quick and painless as ever. Fact or myth? You should visit your dentists at least twice a year. FACT.