Smile Makeover Luker Dental dentist in Greeley Colorado Dr. David Lucker

Smile Makeover

Smile Makeover Smiling with confidence makes you feel great. A beautiful smile is also an important social and professional asset. Yet there are many people who avoid showing their teeth in public or in photographs because they don’t like what they see. If that describes you, then why not start the process of getting the…

Fillings Luker Dental dentist in Greeley Colorado Dr. David Lucker

Fillings

Fillings If you have never had a cavity, congratulations! If you have had one, you are not alone. About 78% of us have had at least one cavity by the time we reach age 17, according to a 2000 report by the U.S. Surgeon General. Fortunately there’s a time-tested treatment for cavities: the dental filling.…

Inlays & Onlays

There are times when a tooth suffers damage (from decay, for example) that is too extensive to be treated with a simple filling — but not extensive enough to need a full-coverage crown. In these cases, the best option for restoring the tooth may be an inlay or onlay. Both inlays and onlays are considered…

Tooth-Colored Fillings Luker Dental dentist in Greeley Colorado Dr. David Lucker

Tooth-Colored Fillings

Tooth-Colored Fillings If you could have fillings that matched the natural color of your teeth so well that nobody could tell the difference, would you choose them over metal? We thought so! Both scientific studies and clinical experience have shown that tooth-colored restorations (fillings) are safe, reliable and long-lasting. Plus, they look great. Not only…

Cosmetic Tooth Bonding Luker Dental dentist in Greeley Colorado Dr. David Lucker

Cosmetic Tooth Bonding

Cosmetic Tooth Bonding We are proud of the ways in which dentistry can restore broken or decayed teeth to full beauty and function. One of the easiest and least expensive ways of doing this is with dental bonding. Bonding uses tooth-colored materials to replace missing tooth structure or hide cosmetically unappealing minor defects in a…

Same-Day Crowns (CAD/CAM) Luker Dental dentist in Greeley Colorado Dr. David Lucker

Teeth Whitening

Teeth Whitening It’s hard to imagine anything more appealing than a sparkling, white smile. Yet our teeth rarely stay as white as we’d like them to without a little help. Fortunately, that help is available at the dental office. Teeth whitening done in a professional dental setting is a safe, effective way to brighten your…

Removable Dentures Luker Dental dentist in Greeley Colorado Dr. David Lucker

Removable Dentures

Removable Dentures Full or partial tooth loss, if left untreated, doesn’t just affect a person’s self-image — it can also increase the risk of developing nutritional problems and other systemic health disorders. Fortunately, there’s a reliable and time-tested method for treating this condition: full or partial dentures. Dentures are just one option for replacing missing…

TMD Luker Dental dentist in Greeley Colorado Dr. David Lucker

TMD

TMD If you experience ongoing pain in the area near your ear, your jaw or the muscles on the side of your face, possibly accompanied by a clicking or popping sound or restricted jaw movement, you may be suffering from TMD — an abbreviation for Temporomandibular disorders. Sometimes people incorrectly use the term TMJ to…