Affordable High Quality Dental Care

At Independent Dental Care, we believe in providing high quality dental care at an affordable price. Many of our patients are seniors or those with very limited healthcare policies that give few benefits and charge more for their other needs. We understand this and go out of our way to make sure that patients receive quality dental care at a fair price. After watching the dental profession change, we felt it had to be done

Senior Friendship Health Centers –Restoring Hope One Patient at a Time

The Senior Friendship Health Center (SFHC) was established in Collier County in 1985 to serve the medical and dental needs of low-income older adults. Our patients are age 50+ who live at 200% or less of the Federal Poverty level, thereby living on less than $24,120 per year. Our center provides care to patients that have very few places to turn for services after they pay for housing, food, or transportation. Our medical and dental

Anti-Aging Dentistry is Your First Step Towards Improving Your Smile

When Bob and Patty came to Guerra Dental they found an office that was compassionate and eager to help. Being a nationally recognized speaker, Bob Linden knows the value of a great smile. He and his wife Patty have always taken care of their teeth, but like many people, their smiles had started to age. When Patty discovered that she needed a new dentist, she and Bob went searching for the right fit for their

Oral DNA and Laser Periodontal Therapy: The Most Effective Way to Treat Periodontal Disease

Periodontal, or gum disease, is an infection of the supporting tissues and bone  which hold the teeth in place. Generally affecting adults in their 30s, 40s, and 50s, periodontal diseases are caused due to a number of reasons such as poor oral health, genetic susceptibility,  chronic illnesses like diabetes, smoking, and certain medications. This infection can also contribute to heart disease, diabetes, premature aging, and weight gain. The infection continues to circulate throughout the body

Could Healthier Sleep Lead to Healthier Weight?

Are you losing sleep because of your weight? For most of us, the answer is “probably.” Is there a link between healthy sleep and healthy weight? Definitely. Sleep disordered breathing, especially obstructive sleep apnea, affects a host of things that sabotage you getting to the healthy weight you’re looking for. First, people who are poorly rested tend to be sluggish and irritable and will reach for high sugar foods to give them a short-term energy

Valley-Wide Health Systems – Looking Back, Moving Forward

We aim to keep our communities healthy and provide family medicine services at clinics across the San Luis Valley, Arkansas Valley, and Cañon City. Primary Care Services Our clinics provide services for all, treating both acute and chronic conditions. Dental Services Spread across eight clinics in Southern Colorado, Valley-Wide offers excellent dental services for the entire family. Our dentists and dental hygienists provide preventative education to adults and children both in our clinics and through