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Is IV Sedation Right for Me?

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If the thought of going to the dentist makes you anxious, you’re not alone.  More people than not, experience some level of dental phobia or fear. You shouldn’t feel embarrassed because you're afraid of dental procedures; avoiding the dentist because of anxiety will only cause you more problems in the future.  The longer you wait to get your teeth fixed, the more involved and costly the treatment will be.

 

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Planning Your Full Arch Restoration Treatment

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Something you may not be aware of is that oral surgeons do much more than pull wisdom teeth!

Placing dental implants is a procedure that is commonly done by an oral surgeon. Louisville residents interested in learning more should reach out to Coal Creek Oral Surgery and Dental Implant Center to learn more about our state of the art technology that makes dental implants a smooth process.

Implants can be as simple are replacing one tooth or as complex as doing a full arch restoration.

What is a Dental Implant?

Dental Implants are sterile titanium posts, which are surgically placed in a precise location within the bone, much like a natural tooth. The implant ...

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Tooth Extraction FAQs

FAQs About Tooth Extraction

If you have questions regarding your upcoming visit to the oral surgeon, you can rest easy. We’re here to address some of the most common concerns patients have.

What happens to people who smoked, after tooth extraction?

Having a tooth pulled leaves an open boney socket in your jaw. Normally, a blood clot will form in this hole, which serves as an insulator. It's important to avoid suction motions such as drinking through a straw, spitting, vigorous swishing, and especially smoking. All of these actions can potentially cause the blood clot to become dislodged. If this occurs, you'll start experiencing severe pain, which most people know as a “dry ...

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Smile Better with All On 4 Implants and Full Arch Restoration

Nearly 50% of adults have at least one missing tooth, and 1 out of 5 individuals over age 65 are missing all or most of them.

But healthy teeth are something that everyone depends on, not just for our self-confidence, but to communicate in social settings and maintain a balanced diet. Without a healthy dentition (set of teeth) it’s nearly impossible to take in the number of calories and nutrients that our body depends on to stay healthy.

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Dr. Hayes Voted Top Dentist by Peers

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Denver based Magazine 5280 is known for touting the inside scoop when it comes to the city’s latest and greatest. From the best in the healthcare industry to leading specialists in their field, Magazine 5280 reaches out to professionals each year as they nominate their peers to be showcased in the annual best-of edition published every June.

For 2018, dentists throughout Denver and the surrounding communities chose an up and coming star for the honorable recognition, and it was none other than our own Dr. Curt Hayes of Coal Creek Oral Surgery and Dental Implant Center.

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Dr. Hayes is one of top tier of oral surgeons chosen for the ...

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Million Dollar Smile Hits International Best Seller List

Million Dollar Smile cover and author Dr. Curtis Hayes.

In March we announced that Dr. Hayes had been selected to co-author a book on cosmetic dentistry. The book was released at the beginning of the month and has become an international best seller on Amazon. Dr. Hayes firmly believes in the use of the most state of the art technology in his oral surgery practice in Lafayette, Colorado. Because of his expertise in digital dentistry, he was selected from a national pool of applicants to write the chapter on digital dentistry for Million Dollar Smile. 

If you are considering any type of cosmetic dentistry or oral surgery procedures consult with Dr. Hayes. In using digital dentistry he is able to ...

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Addressing the Opioid Crisis

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The opioid crisis in the United States is very real. In 2015, the state recorded a record 472 deaths from opioid overdoses.

In this video, Dr. Hayes talks about how he is doing his part to prevent an opioid addiction by using updated pain management medication local to the area the procedure was performed. Learn more about this approach in the video below.

 

"My name is Dr. Curt Hayes. I am a USAFA (United States Air Force Academy) class of '99. I'm currently in the reserves stationed as an IMA up in Cheyenne at FE Warren. I opened up Coal Creek Oral ...

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