Uptown Comprehensive Dentistry and Prosthodontics
A Great Dentist
Testimonials from Doctors and Patients
  • I have been an oral & maxillofacial surgeon in the Denver/Southeast Metro area since 1998. I have had the pleasure of working with Dr. John Chen on many mutual patients over the last several years; providing oral surgery services from tooth removal to placement of dental implants.Dr. Chen is personable and well liked by his patients. His advanced prosthodontic training and skills are reflected by good patient preparation throughout the implant therapy and the ultimate visible completion of his restorative phase results in very happy and satisfied patients. His skill and expertise is evident.It is a pleasure working with Dr. Chen and his patients.

    - Dr. Barry Keogh (Oral surgeon)
  • I have enjoyed working with Dr. Chen on dental rehabilitations for several years. Aside from being a compassionate and warm-hearted individual, he also takes pride in the dental care that he provides. Dr. Chen focuses on details that create natural and esthetic teeth and smiles that are ART and not just dentistry.

    - Dr. Eric Beckman (Periodontist and dental implant surgeon)
  • Dr. Chen truly took the time to conduct a complete dental examination, which showed me that he is dedicated to his professional and compassionate with his patients. I absolutely recommend making an appointment to come in and see him. Thanks Dr. Chen!

    - Christine K.
  • As a dental specialist I seek to associate with other dental professionals that follow my philosophy of providing individualized care to every patient. I know that when working with Dr. Chen he will always provide the right care for patients regardless of the simplicity or complexity of their situation. Dr. Chen knows that patients are more than just teeth and uses his experience and expertise to better people’s lives as well as their smile. His attention to detail from treatment planning to carrying out that plan is superb. It is nice to be able to work with someone who’s goals and ideology match my own in truly CARING for patients.

    - Dr. Jeremy R. Jannuzzi (Maxillofacial surgeon)
  • "I went to see Dr. Chen after suffering from extreme complications related to my all on five upper/lower dentures. I was at my wits end after suffering from severe complications with my prosthesis continuously breaking and not being able to chew or eat many solid foods over the last 4.5 years. He was sensitive to my needs and delivered new permanent prosthesis. I can now eat, chew and I have a beautiful smile! I have reclaimed my life because of his impeccable attention to detail! He's my hero!"

    - Samantha F.

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3 Steps to White Teeth at Our Aurora, CO Dental Office

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If your smile isn’t as white as you’d like, you should consider professional teeth whitening. Teeth whitening is an affordable, safe option to take your smile from dull to dazzling—in just one visit to our office.Find out more about teeth whitening if you are in Aurora or Centennial, CO by calling Dr. John Chen at Uptown Comprehensive Dentistry and Prosthodontics. In the amount of time you might take on a lunch break, you can make your smile several shades whiter. We recommend the following easy, three steps.Step 1—Have Your Teeth Cleaned Prior to Whitening TreatmentEven with good home care, plaque will still build up on your teeth between professional dental ...

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Study: Modern Dentures Exceed Patient Expectations

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If you are missing teeth, you might be considering dentures as tooth replacements. You might also be envisioning the old-fashioned, fake-looking teeth your grandparents placed in a glass of water at their bedside every night.But today’s modern dentures are a far cry from what many people imagine. In fact, according to an article in the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, dentures exceed patient expectations in most cases. Thanks to new materials and better manufacturing, dentures today fit better, look better, and are far more comfortable than they’ve ever been. At our Aurora, CO dental office, we have helped many people improve their lives with today’s modern dentures.Types of DenturesDepending on ...

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Keeping Up with Oral Care while You Are Sick

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When you’re not feeling well, the last thing you might feel like doing is taking care of your oral health. But for some people, brushing their teeth when they are under the weather makes them feel just a bit better.It’s important to take care of your body when you have a cold or the flu, and that includes taking care of your teeth and gums. Here are some recommendations from your Aurora dentist for taking care of oral health—even when you are ill.Practice Good HygieneYou should always cover your mouth when you cough or sneeze, but this is especially important when you are sick. As always, never share your toothbrush. ...

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A Step-by-Step Guide to Examinations and Cleanings

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Most dentists, along with the American Dental Association, recommend that people visit their dentist twice each year for examinations and cleanings. Not everyone follows that guideline. Some people put off going to the dentist, and the next thing they know, years have passed. At this point, those same people likely feel some embarrassment at just how long it’s been.At Uptown Uptown Comprehensive Dentistry and Prosthodontics in south Aurora, we like to think of ourselves as the best dentist in the area—and our patients agree. We will do our best to make sure your visit is comfortable—even if it’s been a long time. Need a refresher on what happens during examinations ...

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Choosing a Parker, CO Dentist for Your Family

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Finding a dentist is easy; an online search will show just how many practices are located in the Parker, CO area. But you don’t want just any dentist; you want the right dentist for you and your entire family. You want a dentist who will be a healthcare partner for many years to come.Ask for RecommendationsCheck with your friends and family to find out which dental practice they visit. Join community pages on social media to ask for recommendations from other members. Check with your family doctor or pharmacist.Ask QuestionsOnce you have a list of potential dentists in hand, it’s time to narrow down your choice. Here’s what you need ...

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Would You Like a Good Dentist...or a Great One?

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Type “dentist Centennial, CO” into your Google search box, and you’ll see plenty of dental practices pop up. But when it comes to finding the right dentist for you and your entire family, you don’t want just any dentist. You want a great one who will be there to take care of you and your family for many years to come.How do you make the differentiation between a good dentist or a great one? Follow the suggestions below to cut through the clutter of the average Google search to make sure you find a dental practice that is the best fit for you and your family.Get RecommendationsNothing beats finding out ...

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  • University of Southern California
  • Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC
  • Metropolitan Denver Dental Society
  • Colorado Dental Association
  • American College of Prosthodontists
  • American Dental Association
  • Academo of Osseointegration