Tag Archives: Dental Hygiene

Different Types of Anesthesia

Blog Highlights:
  • Anesthesia is used whenever a dental procedure has the potential to be painful
  • Local anesthesia is the most common form of anesthesia used in a dental office
  • General anesthesia is used for procedures such as wisdom teeth extraction
Anesthesia is used whenever a dental procedure might be too painful. It is used to...
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Orem, Utah Dental Office Tip for Brushing Kids’ Teeth


Many of the patients we see at our Orem, Utah dental office are parents of small children.  When I examine such families, I always make sure to impart the advice recommended by the ADA and my dental school pediatric classes, that is, brushing and flossing for at least two minutes, twice a day, seven...
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