Greenwood Village Bad Breath Treatment

Get fresh breath with Village Dental

Eliminate bad breath and boost your confidence

We all deal with bad breath from time to time, especially after eating certain foods like garlic or onions. But if you’re experiencing bad breath (halitosis) on a regular basis, it may be a sign of a more serious issue such as gum disease or an underlying medical condition.

At Village Dental, we diagnose and treat bad breath on a regular basis. Our caring and experienced Greenwood Village bad breath dentists will work with you to determine the specific cause of your bad breath and recommend effective treatments to resolve the issue.

Book an appointment online or call us at (303) 220-7662 today.

What causes bad breath?

Bad breath is caused by oral bacteria accumulating in the mouth. It can be short-term or chronic depending on the number of bacteria and the root cause. Some of the most common causes of bad breath include:

  • NPoor oral hygiene
  • NGum disease
  • NTooth decay
  • NConsuming odorous foods
  • NTobacco
  • NCertain chronic health conditions
  • NDry mouth
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Treatments for bad breath

Consistent oral hygiene habits

If you often forget to keep up with your daily at-home dental care, this is likely causing a buildup of odor-causing bacteria. Daily care such as brushing, flossing, and using an antibacterial mouthwash can help to eliminate bad breath and improve your overall oral health.

Gum disease treatment

Early-stage gum disease is a common cause of chronic bad breath. We can provide targeted treatments for gum disease and tooth decay to restore your oral health and alleviate bad breath. Learn more.

Regular dental cleanings

Over time, our teeth accumulate plaque and tartar that even regular brushing and flossing can’t remove, leading to mouth odors. Professional dental cleanings and exams every six months will help you achieve and maintain fresh breath. Learn more.

Lifestyle changes

If you smoke or chew tobacco or regularly consume foods and drinks that cause bad breath, reducing or eliminating these products can help improve your breath.

Kind words from our patients

Very pleasant, knowledgeable staff and always available when needed! 
— David S.
Best service ever! From the front desk staff to being in the chair with Dr. Zervas, the care & consideration is stellar! Thank you!

Blake H.

Dr. Zervas and his staff are amazing! The environment they’ve created is top notch! The nicest people on the planet! I highly recommend Village Dental.

Lisa E.

Visit Us

We’re conveniently located in the Denver Tech Center area. Find us on the 4th floor of the Triad Office Park building. Plenty of free parking available.

5670 Greenwood Plaza Blvd., Suite 404
Greenwood Village, CO 80111

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Monday–Thursday: 7AM–3PM

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Frequently Asked Questions

I’m nervous to ask about bad breath. How do I bring it up?

Bad breath can feel kind of awkward to discuss for some patients, but there’s no reason it should be! Bad breath is a very common oral health concern, and we diagnose and treat it on a daily basis. We’re here to help – never to judge. Our entire team is committed to making you as comfortable as possible every time you visit us, and we specialize in treating patients who deal with dental anxiety. Learn more.

What can I do to prevent bad breath from coming back after treatment?
Once we’ve diagnosed and treated the underlying causes of your bad breath, there’s a lot you can do to prevent the issue from recurring:

  • Brush your teeth, gumline, and tongue at least twice a day
  • Floss your teeth at least once a day
  • Avoid tobacco products
  • Eat healthy foods that require lots of chewing such as carrots and apples to prevent dry mouth
  • Visit us at Village Dental for routine cleanings
More questions?

If you’re looking to speak with a caring, knowledgeable dentist in the Greenwood Village area about solutions for bad breath, routine dental care, or any other concern, we’re here to help! Call us at (303) 220-7662 to get your questions answered.