Authors Posts by Jennifer Rankin, DDS

Jennifer Rankin, DDS

Jennifer Rankin, DDS
Dr. Rankin is a graduate of The University of Iowa School of Dentistry. She met her husband and business partner, Dr. Michael Mingle, in dental school. After graduation, she and Dr. Mingle served in the US Navy providing dental care to service members. Following her service, she returned to Colorado to open Rankin and Mingle Dentistry and has been in practice for over 20 years. Dr. Rankin is a member of The American Academy of Facial Esthetics, Seattle Study Club and is Cerec certified. She has been chosen as a Top Dentist in 5280 Magazine for several years. Dr. Rankin has a passion for health and nutrition and as a professional health coach, is able to help her patients better understand the connection between oral and systemic health. She has 2 children and 3 dogs. Her hobbies include traveling with her family, fitness, cooking, and spending time on the water.
Oral Fluid Saliva Tests - What You Need To Know
Did you know that your mouth is the window to your overall health? Symptoms such as bleeding gums, dry mouth, yeast overgrowth, and more are all indicators that there might be something out of sync with your body. Fortunately, there are now a number of oral salivary tests available that can help your dentist create a specific treatment plan...
Patients often ask what is the difference between a porcelain veneer, crown, and composite veneer? They also want to know which is the best option for their teeth? In this article, I'll review the difference between a veneer and a crown as well as highlight which is best for you.  First off, everyone is different and your decision needs to...
Teeth Whitening Treatment - Exactly What You Need To Know
Are you curious about what teeth whitening treatments work the best? Have you ever wondered if teeth whitening is safe? Are you interested in learning more about over the counter whitening products, including different kinds of toothpaste? As a dentist, I'm constantly asked about my professional opinion on this subject. In this article, I'm going to answer these questions...