smiles@canyongatedental.com

440 W 800 N Orem, UT 84057

801-764-9444

smiles@canyongatedental.com

440 W 800 N Orem, UT 84057

801-764-9444

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Food Choices and Your Oral Health

Blog Highlights Tooth decay is one of the most prevalent oral problems patients face It’s important to monitor your sugar intake Patients with poor diets that lack certain nutrients may experience frequent mouth infections Tooth decay is one of the most prevalent oral problems patients face. Tooth decay is directly related to your food choices […]

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Food and Your Oral Health

Blog Highlights • Dentists are no longer the only group of professionals concerned with nutrition and oral health • Unhealthy foods can lead to serious issues, such as cavities and gum disease • It’s important to eat a healthy diet for your general health and your oral health Did you know that poor nutrition can […]

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Whitening Bonded Teeth

Blog Highlights Stained teeth are a fairly common occurrence With time, your natural teeth may become discolored at a faster rate than the bonded teeth It’s important to speak with your dentist when considering any type of whitening treatment Bonding is one of the many ways you can restore or fix teeth that have either […]

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Black Toothpaste for Teeth Whitening

Blog Highlights The toothpaste contains powdered charcoal, which helps to whiten the enamel of teeth The American Dental Association has shown that charcoal can wear down the enamel Toothpastes containing charcoal are not approved by the ADA There are many different ways to whiten your teeth, some more legitimate than others. One method that seems […]

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Banana Peels and Teeth Whitening

Blog Highlights Banana peel teeth whitening involves  rubbing the inside of a banana peel on your teeth Some fruits contain high levels of acid which, in excess, can damage your teeth When it comes to whitening your teeth, there are several effective, proven methods available Sometimes the internet produces some strange health trends. One of […]

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Preventing Tooth Discoloration After Teeth Whitening

Blog Highlights Once your teeth are whitened, consider avoiding stain-causing foods and drinks Throughout the day, rinse your mouth with water after drinking coffee, tea, or sodas Professional cleanings easily remove surface stains and reduce discoloration Getting your teeth whitened is easy. Keeping them white and maintaining their brightness is where the real work begins. […]

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Cannabis Is Linked to Periodontal Disease

Blog Highlights Those who smoke cannabis regularly are far more likely to develop gum disease Periodontitis often leads to very uncomfortable and costly problems as it progresses and as you age Speak to your dentist immediately if you suspect you’re developing periodontitis Marijuana may have some health benefits for certain people suffering from certain diseases, […]

The Effect of E-Cigarettes on Oral Health

Oral Effects of E-Cigarettes

Blog Highlights E-cigarettes allow their users to enjoy nicotine in an array of vapors and flavors There’s even less research and data describing the effects they may have on oral health The long-term effects of utilizing e-cigarettes are still unknown So, what is an electronic cigarette? An electronic cigarette, more commonly referred to as an […]