When thinking about a trip to the dentist, many people simply think about the condition or appearance of their teeth or smiles. A healthy mouth and smile, however, is dependent upon the proper care of the teeth, gums and bones. Strong bones and gums are necessary to support and stabilize the teeth. Periodontal disease weakens the gums and bone, and can lead to eventual tooth loss. Maintaining a consistent oral hygiene routine is vital for patients who wish to achieve optimal oral health. At South Lakewood Dental, Dr. Scott Stewart and our team of dental professionals help our patients to … Continue reading
Every dentist works hard with Lakewood, CO area patients on reducing the risk and development of conditions such as tooth decay and gum disease. Gum disease is a serious condition that can wreak havoc on an otherwise beautiful, healthy smile and must be diagnosed and treated promptly for the best success. Gum disease, often referred to by Dr. Scott Stewart as periodontal disease, is the inflammation and infection of the mouth. It may be caused by bacteria, plaque, and tartar. The causes of gum disease are often avoidable with proper dental health regimens developed by a dental team that cares … Continue reading
Dentists stress the importance of taking good care of the smile. There are several reasons for this, including the ability to maintain aesthetics, avoid tooth decay, and reduce the risk of developing gum disease. Lakewood area dentist, Dr. Scott Stewart of South Lakewood Dental, describes gum disease as an infection in the mouth. It is referred to by dental professionals as periodontal disease. The condition can have severe, negative consequences to the health and beauty of the smile, which is why patients should take great care of their oral health to avoid the development and progression of gum disease. … Continue reading
Dr. Scott Stewart - South Lakewood Dental
Whilst being passionate about his service to the community, Dr. Stewart is a revolutionary in his approach to tackling dental health care issues. He is a firm believer in the harmonious balance of the body as opposed to treating symptoms. He emphasizes on the holistic practice of wellbeing and addressing underlying issues to make the “whole person” healthier.