Aurora Family Dentistry

Experience the caring touch of Ponderosa Family Dental, your trusted destination for Family Dentistry in Aurora, CO. Our friendly team aims to make you feel right at home while we cater to your dental needs. Discover why countless families entrust Ponderosa for all their dental care needs.
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At Ponderosa Family Dental, we pride ourselves on treating every member of the family. Preventative dentistry is focused on preventing potential complications, rather than treating them. If you and your family are in need of professional dental services, we can help!

Cleanings, Exams, and Oral Cancer Screenings

The American Dental Association (ADA) recommends a routine check-up up roughly twice a year. A routine appointment with your dentist will typically include a professional cleaning and a detailed examination of your teeth, gums, and other oral tissues. We may also recommend an oral cancer screening for our older patients.

Dentistry for Kids

Professional dental care is a crucial part of your child's oral health. Be sure to schedule your child's first appointment by the time their first teeth erupt, or before their first birthday. Scheduling regular appointments allows us to monitor the development of their oral health. Developmental problems are easier to treat in the beginning stages. As your child grows older, we can establish a strong foundation for their oral health, one that will ensure a lifetime of healthy, beautiful teeth.

Periodontal Care

Your periodontal (gum) tissues are just as important as your teeth. Periodontal disease is the leading cause of tooth loss in the United States. Periodontal disease is the result of an infection in the gum tissues, connective ligaments, and eventually the alveolar bone.

The disease is characterized by gums that are swollen, red, and tend to bleed during brushing and flossing. Luckily, periodontal disease is easy to prevent and treat if it is caught early enough. If we notice signs of advanced periodontal disease, we may recommend a scaling and root planing procedure. The goal is to return your gums to a pink, healthy state.

Mouthguard

mouthguard will protect your teeth and prevent dental emergencies. If you suffer from bruxism (teeth grinding), we may recommend a night guard. Many patients with bruxism tend to grind their teeth during sleep. A night guard acts as a barrier that prevents enamel wear.

TMJ

The temporo­mandibular joint (TMJ), allows us to move our joint forwards, backward, and side-to-side. Any problems that prevent us from using this joint properly are known as TMD or temporo­mandibular joint disorders. We provide some treatments designed to alleviate any pain or discomfort associated with the TMJ.

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To learn more about our family dentistry services, call (303) 693-1215, and schedule an appointment now!

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Meet Aspen, our therapy dog at Ponderosa Family Dental. With a wagging tail and soothing presence, Aspen offers comfort and support during your dental visit. Experience the calming effect of Aspen's presence as we prioritize your well-being alongside your smile.

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We gladly welcome new patients! Feel free to give our office a call to ask about procedures, billing, or any other questions you may have. Our friendly receptionists will be happy to help.
Working Hours 
Monday
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Tuesday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
08:00 am - 3:30 pm
Thursday
08:00 am - 3:30 pm
Friday
09:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday
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